2020 In Numbers

S&P 500 gained 15.6%

Dow rose 6.6%

Nasdaq Composite jumped 43.2%

Stoxx 600, the pan-European index, retreated 4%

CSI 300, Chinese benchmark index, rose 27%

S&P 500 Dividends paid out $58.28 per share, inching 2019’s record of $58.24 by 0.7%, setting the ninth consecutive annual record

IPOs in the U.S. raised $167.2 billion through 454 offerings, a new record

Bitcoin (USD Coinbase) skyrocket 300%, crossing $29,000 for the first time on December 30 

EUR/USD climbed 9%

USD/JPY dropped 4.9%%

USD/CAD devalued 1.8%

USD/Basket of Currencies sank 6.7%

Gold rose 25%

Silver rocket 48%

Oil (Brent and WTI) toppled over 20%