When U.S. Stock Market Leads, It Really Leads


The U.S. stock market has been leading the rest of the world’s stock markets. Turns out that’s a good thing. As least for U.S. stocks. To illustrate this let’s look at the results achieved from holding the S&P 500 index only when U.S. stocks are “leading”.

The Test

The indexes used are:

*S&P 500 index – measures U.S. stock performance

*MSCI World Ex USA

– measures the rest of the world

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