Dow Jones Global ex-U.S. Index (^W2DOW)
Share Price Chart
The chart shows the growth of an initial investment of $10,000 in Dow Jones Global ex-U.S. Index, comparing it to the performance of the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. All prices have been adjusted for splits and dividends.
Compare to other instruments
Dow Jones Global ex-U.S. Index had a return of 1.61% year-to-date (YTD) and 15.77% in the last 12 months. Over the past 10 years, Dow Jones Global ex-U.S. Index had an annualized return of 0.81%, while the S&P 500 had an annualized return of 8.45%, indicating that Dow Jones Global ex-U.S. Index did not perform as well as the benchmark.
|5 years (annualized)||0.07%||7.47%|
|10 years (annualized)||0.81%||8.45%|
Monthly Returns Heatmap
This table presents a comparison of risk-adjusted performance metrics for Dow Jones Global ex-U.S. Index (^W2DOW) and S&P 500 (^GSPC). Risk-adjusted metrics are performance indicators that assess an investment's returns in relation to its risk, enabling a more accurate comparison of different investment options.
The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.
The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the Dow Jones Global ex-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 Global ex-U.S. Index is 93.05%, recorded on Mar 22, 2001. It took 1222 trading sessions for the portfolio to recover.
|-93.05%||Jan 4, 2000||314||Mar 22, 2001||1222||Dec 12, 2005||1536|
|-61.6%||Nov 1, 2007||351||Mar 9, 2009||3154||Feb 16, 2020||3505|
|-43.58%||Feb 18, 2020||30||Mar 23, 2020||346||May 7, 2021||376|
|-32.21%||Jun 16, 2021||348||Oct 13, 2022||—||—||—|
|-15.95%||May 10, 2006||25||Jun 13, 2006||121||Nov 29, 2006||146|
The current Dow Jones Global ex-U.S. Index volatility is 2.79%, representing the average percentage change in the investments's value, either up or down over the past month. The chart below shows the rolling one-month volatility.