History Of Bull Market Length

Includes: DIA, QQQ, SPY
by: The Atlas Investor

Chart Of The Day: This is the 3rd longest bull market over last 80 years!

Source: Short Side Of Long

Today's chart of the day once again focuses on the history of previous US equity bull markets, comparing it to the current one which started on 09th of March 2009. As the chart above clearly shows, the current bull market at 325 weeks (or over 6 years) is now third oldest in the last eight decades. Only the 1950s and 1990s bull markets lasted longer.

History shows that an average bull market lasts about 177 weeks or three and half years. We are slowly approaching double that average and obviously the risks are increasing that the end is near...

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