Long-Term Numbers

September 16, 2008
Physician's Money Digest, July15 2004, Volume 11, Issue 13

11.4%—30-year average annual return for the S&P 500.

8.0%—30-year average annual return for the Dow.

9.3%—30-year average annual return for the Nasdaq.

14.1%—30-year average annual return for the NAREIT.

(Worth, 2004)