Simple Path to Wealth Portfolio
The Simple Path to Wealth is a lazy portfolio proposed by JL Collins in his book The Simple Path to Wealth: Your Road Map to Financial Independence and a Rich, Free Life. The author suggests holding only one total market fund while building wealth and adding a total bond fund to the portfolio while preserving wealth.
Simple Path to Wealth PortfolioAsset Allocation
Simple Path to Wealth PortfolioPerformance
The chart shows the growth of $10,000 invested in Simple Path to Wealth Portfolio on Jan 5, 2010 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly $38,225 for a total return of roughly 282.25%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends. The portfolio is rebalanced Quarterly
Simple Path to Wealth PortfolioReturns
As of Sep 18, 2021, the Simple Path to Wealth Portfolio returned 13.42% Year-To-Date and 13.04% of annualized return in the last 10 years.
Simple Path to Wealth PortfolioDividends
Simple Path to Wealth Portfolio granted a 1.46% dividend yield in the last twelve months, as of Sep 18, 2021.
Simple Path to Wealth PortfolioDrawdowns Chart
The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.
Simple Path to Wealth PortfolioWorst Drawdowns
The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the Simple Path to Wealth Portfolio. A maximum drawdown is an indicator of risk. It shows a reduction in portfolio value from its maximum due to a series of losing trades.
The maximum drawdown since January 2010 for the Simple Path to Wealth Portfolio is 26.82%, recorded on Mar 23, 2020. It took 92 trading sessions for the portfolio to recover.
|-26.82%||Feb 20, 2020||23||Mar 23, 2020||92||Aug 3, 2020||115|
|-14.75%||Sep 21, 2018||65||Dec 24, 2018||66||Apr 1, 2019||131|
|-14.37%||Jul 8, 2011||61||Oct 3, 2011||78||Jan 25, 2012||139|
|-11.57%||Apr 26, 2010||49||Jul 2, 2010||74||Oct 18, 2010||123|
|-10.63%||May 22, 2015||183||Feb 11, 2016||46||Apr 19, 2016||229|
|-7.76%||Jan 29, 2018||9||Feb 8, 2018||115||Jul 25, 2018||124|
|-7.25%||Sep 3, 2020||14||Sep 23, 2020||33||Nov 9, 2020||47|
|-7.04%||Apr 3, 2012||43||Jun 4, 2012||48||Aug 10, 2012||91|
|-5.88%||Jan 20, 2010||14||Feb 8, 2010||18||Mar 5, 2010||32|
|-5.56%||Sep 17, 2012||42||Nov 15, 2012||31||Jan 2, 2013||73|
Simple Path to Wealth PortfolioVolatility Chart
Current Simple Path to Wealth Portfolio volatility is 8.28%. The chart below shows the rolling 10-day volatility. Volatility is a statistical measure showing how big price swings are in either direction. The higher asset volatility, the riskier it is, because the price movements are less predictable.