A standard against which the performance of a security, mutual fund or investment manager can be measured. Generally, broad market and market-segment stock and bond indexes are used for this purpose.
When evaluating the performance of any investment, it’s important to compare it against an appropriate benchmark.
PSEI UP by 7.1% YTD
- 12.29.2011 – 4,371.96
- 01.31.2012 – 4,682.44
Index Stocks YTD Gain
So, how’s your portfolio? Are you outperforming the index?
I bet most of you now have double digit gains in terms of percentage…
…especially, if you have traded these stocks:
Top gainers for the month ended January 2012