S&P 500 Sector Peformance 1979 – 2019

The table below lists the historical annual performance of the S&P 500 sectors . The performance is the annual equally weighted total return of S&P 500 companies by GICS sector. In 2019, the best performing sector was Information Technology that provided total return of 40.63%. The worst performing sector was […]

CAPE (Shiller PE), P/E & Yield of Japanese Stock Market

Shiller PE of all public Japanese companies is currently 21.21 (6/30/2019). The current CAPE ratio is significantly lower than its historical average which would indicate that the Japanese stock market is currently undervalued. However, the country’s equity market has been characterized by periods of extremely high valuations which make the […]

Global Dividend Yields by Country 2019

The table below lists historical dividend yields of the largest economies in the world. When estimating whether the stock market of a country might be undervalued, the country’s yield should not be directly compared to other nations. As a rough valuation indicator, dividend yield works best when the current ratio […]

CAPE Ratios by Country (Global Shiller PE Ratios)

The table below lists the historical and current CAPE Ratios of the largest economies in the world. Among the largest economies, Russia currently has the lowest Shiller PE ratio. However, the CAPE ratios of different nations should not be directly compared to each other. The best way to evaluate if […]

Price-to-Book (P/B) Ratio by Sector (S&P 500) 1979 – 2019

The table below lists the historical price-to-book (P/B) ratios by sector, calculated using S&P 500 companies. It’s important to remember that the valuations of different sectors can’t be compared directly with each other using price-to-book ratio. To evaluate whether a sector might be undervalued/overvalued, today’s P/B should be compared against […]

Hong Kong/Hang Seng P/E & CAPE Ratio 2019

The table belows lists the historical P/E and CAPE ratios of Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index. The current Shiller PE ratio of the index is 15.99 (9/30/2018). Hang Seng index is considered to be the benchmark stock index of Hong Kong’s equity market. For comprehensive data, check the Global Valuations […]

S&P 500 Historical Total Market Cap & Float Adjusted Cap

The table below shows the historical total market capitalization of the S&P 500 index. The total market cap is the sum of the market values of the individual companies part of the index. The table includes also the float adjusted market cap that considers the free-float market value of the […]

S&P 500 Historical Market Caps of Individual Companies

The table below lists the historical market caps of the largest S&P 500 companies. Currently (9/30/2019), the most valuable company part of the index is Microsoft Corp. with a market cap of $1,062,606.3 million, followed by Apple Inc. ($1,014,896.5 M) and Amazon.com Inc. ($857,539.5 M). Examine also the weightings of […]

S&P 500 EV/EBITDA (Enterprise Multiple) by Sector/Industry

The table below lists the Enterprise Multiples (EV/EBITDA) by GICS sector. The multiples are calculated using the current and past S&P 500 companies. Comparing the current enterprise multiple of a sector/industry to its historical average value can be used to estimate if the sector is currently undervalued or overvalued. Note: […]

S&P 600 (SmallCap) Index Historical Components

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