U.S. Stock Market Indices – Four Ultra Long-Term Charts

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 – March 27, 2020:

DJIA long-term chart

The Dow Jones Transportation Average, from 1900 – March 27, 2020:

DJTA long-term chart

The S&P500, from 1925 – March 27, 2020:

S&P500 chart

The Nasdaq Composite, from 1978 – March 27, 2020:

Nasdaq Composite chart


The Special Note summarizes my overall thoughts about our economic situation

SPX at 2514.33 as this post is written