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S&P 500 vs. Total Stock Market: Which Is Right for You?
For those who might be unfamiliar with the two index types mentioned, the S&P 500 tracks 500 of the largest U.S. stocks as measured by the value of their shares.
5 Ugly Myths About the S&P 500  Investorplace.com
12 Reasons This Bull Market Has Legs (Part 1)  Wall Street Daily
THIS Is What The S&P 500 Looks Like When Adjusted For Inflation
It's a chart of the S&P priced in gold going back two decades, but it's titled "This Is Your S&P On Inflation" as if inflation could just be divined by the price of gold. But inflation and gold just aren't the same thing. Going back 20 years, the price ...
The S&P 500 Today Versus The 2007 Peak
With the S&P 500 Index (NYSEARCA:SPY) bouncing around its multi-year highs, it is tempting to glance towards the all-time high of 1565 reached in October 2007.
Why It Pays to Own More Than One Index Fund  TheStreet.com
S&P 500 Average Daily Change By Weekday: Current Bull Market
The table and chart below show the cumulative gain of the S&P 500 during the current bull market by weekday. In other words, for each day we show how an investor would have done had they only been invested in the market on that specific day.
ADT, Pentair Set to Join the S&P 500; Lexmark, DeVry to Join the S&P MidCap ...
The Tyco stub will remain in the S&P 500. Lexmark and DeVry have market capitalizations that are more representative of the mid cap market space, and RadioShack's market capitalization makes it no longer appropriate for inclusion in the S&P 1500.
S&P 500: The Apple effect
Shares of Apple (AAPL) have surged 74% this year, helping the S&P 500 (SPX) log a respectable 16% increase. Take Apple out of the mix and the broad index would only have gained 14%, according to research from S&P/Dow Jones Indices.
Dividend play in S&P 500 ETF goes awry, costing traders $20 million
A popular options strategy that captures a coming dividend in the SPDR S&P 500 tracking ETF seems to have gone badly for some market participants this week, costing them more than $20 million in uncollected dividends, option participants said.
10 Multimedia Stocks With Double the S&P 500's Gains
Several multimedia companies' shares are seeing returns double that of the S&P 500 this year, thanks to their U.S. focus and reliable cable and satellite subscriptions.
S&P 500 Reaches 4-Year High, Due For A Correction
This chart forecasts my belief of future S&P 500 stock price movements (the red line). Very soon, a contraction will continue until mid-late October, possibly from a catalyst such as unexpected Fed action.
S&P 500 ETF at Highest Level Since 2008
SPDR S&P 500 (NYSEArca: SPY) rose to its highest level since 2008 in Thursday's rally fueled by the European Central Bank expanding its sovereign bond-buying program.