Nikkei 225 Index Sector Weightings

The table below lists the GICS sector weightings of the Nikkei 225 stock index. The largest sector of the index is the Consumer Discretionary which makes up 20.56% of the index. Industrial sector holds the second place, being almost as large as Consumer Discretionary. It’s important to remember that Nikkei […]

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 […]

FTSE 100/250 CAPE Ratio & P/E 1998 – 2019

The table below lists the CAPE Ratio & P/E (TTM) of the FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 indices. The current Shiller PE of FTSE 100 is 15.62 (9/30/2019), considerable lower than the corresponding ratio of FSE 250. The trailing twelve month P/E is currently 15.28. For the latest data, available […]

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

CAPE ratio (Shiller PE) of all public Japanese companies is currently 22.09 (12/31/2019). 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 […]

FTSE 100 / 250 / All-Share Dividend Yield & Total Return

The table below lists the historical dividend yields & annual total returns of FTSE 100, FTSE 250 & FTSE All-Share indices. The current dividend yield of the FTSE 100 is 4.35% (12/31/2019), which is higher than the historical average yield. The corresponding yield of All-Share index is 4.06%. For the […]

S&P 500 Sector Weightings 1979 – 2020

The table below lists the historical sector weightings of the S&P 500 index. Currently (12/31/2019), clearly the largest GICS sector of the index is Information Technology, followed by Health Care and Financials. Check the historical weights of the individual index components from here. Note: Telecommunications sector was replaced by the […]

NASDAQ 100 Historical Components & Changes 1995 – 2019

The table below shows the historical constituents of NASDAQ 100 stock index for the past five years. The index includes the 100 largest non-financial companies listed on the NASDAQ stock exchange. Even though the index consists of 100 companies it does not have 100 but 103 components (12/31/2019). NASDAQ has […]

Russell 2000 P/E, Yield & CAPE Ratio

The table below lists the current & historical P/E (TTM) ratio, dividend yield & CAPE ratio of the Russell 2000 index. When the price-earnings ratio is calculated, also negative earnings have been taken account. This makes the ratio much higher than the trailing P/E reported by e.g. FTSE Russell which […]

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 (12/31/2019), the most valuable company part of the index is Apple Inc with a market cap of $1,304,756.25 million, followed by Microsoft Corp ($1,203,881.80 M) and Alphabet Inc. ($925,392.59 M). Examine also the weightings of […]

CAPE Ratio of India’s NIFTY 50 Index 1999 – 2019

The current CAPE (Shiller PE) ratio of India’s NIFTY 50 stock index is 27.49 (12/31/2019). The 20 year historical average ratio is 22.71. A ratio higher than the historical average might indicate that India’s stock market is currently overvalued. The price-earnings ratio (TTM) is 28.30. [Nifty 50 Index] – P/E […]