Long-Term Monthly Charts – DJIA, DJTA, S&P500, And Nasdaq Composite

StockCharts.com maintains long-term historical charts of various major stock market indices, interest rates, currencies, commodities, and economic indicators.

As a long-term reference, below are charts depicting various stock market indices for the dates shown.  All charts are depicted on a monthly basis using a LOG scale.

(click on charts to enlarge images)(charts courtesy of StockCharts.com)

The Dow Jones Industrial Average, from 1900 – August 2, 2016:

DJIA monthly chart

The Dow Jones Transportation Average, from 1900 – August 2, 2016:

DJTA Monthly

The S&P500, from 1925 – August 2, 2016:

S&P500 Monthly

The Nasdaq Composite, from 1978 – August 2, 2016:

Nasdaq Composite


The Special Note summarizes my overall thoughts about our economic situation

SPX at 2179.98 as this post is written