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Longest and Strongest Bull Markets

Posted By Admin Tim On February 25, 2014 @ 12:30 pm In Data Analysis,Markets | Comments Disabled

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A pair of informative tables via Bespoke [3] shows prior bull markets in terms of their length and strength.

The bull market which followed the 1987 crash is the grand winner of all markets, lasting an incredible  4494 calendar days and rising 582%. Thats nearly double the 1949-56 rally, its next closest in both length (2607 days) and strength (267%).

 

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[3] Bespoke: http://www.bespokeinvest.com/thinkbig/2014/2/24/longest-and-strongest-bull-markets.html

[4] Continues here: http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2014-02-25/beware-the-biggest-baddest-bulls

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