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Dow Jones U.S. Index (^DJUS)

Index · Currency in USD · Last updated Feb 7, 2023

^DJUSShare Price Chart

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The chart shows the growth of $10,000 invested in Dow Jones U.S. Index in Sep 2022 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly $35,901 for a total return of roughly 259.01%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.

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^DJUSReturns in periods

Returns over 1 year are annualized


^DJUSMonthly Returns Heatmap


^DJUSSharpe Ratio Chart

The Sharpe ratio shows whether the portfolio's excess returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of taking a higher risk. The higher a portfolio's Sharpe ratio, the better its risk-adjusted performance.

The current Dow Jones U.S. Index Sharpe ratio is -0.34. A negative Sharpe ratio means that the risk-free rate is higher than the portfolio's return. This value does not convey any meaningful information.

The chart below displays rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio.

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^DJUSDrawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.

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^DJUSWorst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the Dow Jones U.S. Index. 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 Dow Jones U.S. Index is 45.22%, recorded on Mar 23, 2020. It took 226 trading sessions for the portfolio to recover.



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-45.22%Feb 18, 202025Mar 23, 2020226Feb 12, 2021251
-26.24%Dec 28, 2021201Oct 14, 2022
-20.6%May 2, 2011109Oct 3, 2011102Feb 28, 2012211
-20.25%Sep 21, 201865Dec 24, 201884Apr 26, 2019149
-16.4%Apr 26, 201049Jul 2, 201087Nov 4, 2010136
-15.82%May 22, 2015183Feb 11, 2016106Jul 14, 2016289
-10.22%Apr 3, 201243Jun 4, 201266Sep 6, 2012109
-10.03%Jan 29, 20189Feb 8, 2018134Aug 21, 2018143
-8.17%Jan 20, 201014Feb 8, 201021Mar 10, 201035
-7.81%Sep 17, 201242Nov 15, 201231Jan 2, 201373

^DJUSVolatility Chart

Current Dow Jones U.S. Index volatility is 17.86%. 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.

^DJUS (Dow Jones U.S. Index)
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