- The Big Picture - http://www.ritholtz.com/blog -

2005 Q1 Performance

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On April 10, 2005 @ 10:27 am In Markets | Comments Disabled

Some eye opening charts on Q1 2005 performance:

>
click for larger chart

Wsj_q_1_dowrewind03312005203927 [1]

courtesy of WSJ [2]

>

As NYC Mayor Ed Koch used to say (before he went insane): "How I’m doin’?"
Well, here’s how:

click for larger chart

Q1_boxscore03312005231253 [3]

courtesy of WSJ [2]

Note that the Amex is home to a lot of commodity and energy related products . . .

The Interest Rate Snapshot
click for larger chart

Dj_bonds03312005203123 [4]

courtesy of Dow Jones [5]

>

If you are an investor and you are not spending the $60/yr ($40 for print subscribers) on the online WSJ, you are missing out on a tremendous quantity of excellent content . . .

>

Sources:
Stocks Declined in First Quarter Amid Focus on Inflation, Rates [2]
By E.S. Browning
The Wall Street Journal, April 1, 2005; Page C1
http://online.wsj.com/article/0,,SB111222264994093587,00.html

The Great Divide: Greenspan’s ‘Conundrum’ [5]
By Simona Covel
Dow Jones Newswires
April 1, 2005; Page C12
http://online.wsj.com/article/0,,SB111222406944593629,00.html


Article printed from The Big Picture: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog

URL to article: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2005/04/2005-q1-performance/

URLs in this post:

[1] Image: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/.shared/image.html?/photos/uncategorized/wsj_q_1_dowrewind03312005203927.gif

[2] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/0,,SB111222264994093587,00.html

[3] Image: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/.shared/image.html?/photos/uncategorized/q1_boxscore03312005231253.gif

[4] Image: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/.shared/image.html?/photos/uncategorized/dj_bonds03312005203123.gif

[5] Dow Jones: http://online.wsj.com/article/0,,SB111222406944593629,00.html

Copyright © 2008 The Big Picture. All rights reserved.