Closed-End Fund Market Commentaries
Sep 7, 2017
Click here to access S&P 500 Index Stock Prices Relative To Their 52-Week Highs
View from the Observation Deck
1. The averages in the chart simply reflect where the stocks in the S&P 500 Index stood, by sector,relative to their 52-week highs as of 8/31/17. Investors can compare today's snapshot to the one we did on 3/30/17 (click here to view).
2. From 8/31/16 through 8/31/17,the S&P 500 Index,which is capitalization-weighted, posted a total return of 16.21%, according to Bloomberg.On a price-only basis,which excludes dividends,the index was up 13.85%.