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  • S&P 500

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    +122.48 (+3.09%)
     
  • Dow 30

    34,589.77
    +737.24 (+2.18%)
     
  • Nasdaq

    11,468.00
    +484.22 (+4.41%)
     
  • Russell 2000

    1,886.58
    +50.03 (+2.72%)
     
  • Crude Oil

    80.37
    -0.18 (-0.22%)
     
  • Gold

    1,789.20
    +29.30 (+1.66%)
     
  • Silver

    22.48
    +0.70 (+3.21%)
     
  • EUR/USD

    1.0434
    +0.0026 (+0.25%)
     
  • 10-Yr Bond

    3.7030
    -0.0450 (-1.20%)
     
  • GBP/USD

    1.2093
    +0.0031 (+0.26%)
     
  • USD/JPY

    137.1320
    -0.9480 (-0.69%)
     
  • BTC-USD

    17,167.39
    +342.81 (+2.04%)
     
  • CMC Crypto 200

    407.32
    +6.62 (+1.65%)
     
  • FTSE 100

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    +61.05 (+0.81%)
     
  • Nikkei 225

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This Stock Market Investment Strategy Made Money 100% of the Time Over the Last Century

This Stock Market Investment Strategy Made Money 100% of the Time Over the Last Century

Put simply, the best way to make money in the stock market is a long-term investment strategy. For instance, the S&P 500 has produced a positive return 100% of the time over any 20-year window between 1919 and 2021, according to Crestmont Research. The Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (NYSEMKT: VOO) is a passively managed fund that tracks the performance of the S&P 500, which includes 500 of the largest U.S. companies.