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U.S. Equities Have Boosted Their Global Standing In The Current Recovery

Feb 28, 2017
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View from the Observation Deck

1. The current U.S. economic recovery commenced in Q3’09, according to the National Bureau of Economic Research.The last U.S. recession ran from December 2007 through June 2009.
2. As indicated in the chart,the total market cap of U.S. exchange traded equities rose from $12.73 trillion on 9/30/09 to $25.20 trillion on 12/31/16, or an increase of 97.96%.




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