International markets 2016 3Q YTD

The following charts plot the performance of a selection of world markets over the first three quarters of 2016. 

Domestic currency

International markets 2016 3Q YTD returns

GBP

The following chart plots the GBP-adjusted returns (i.e. these are the returns for a GB pound investor).

International markets 2016 3Q YTD [GBP] returns

USD

The following chart plots the USD-adjusted returns (i.e. these are returns for a US dollar investor).

International markets 2016 3Q YTD [USD] returns

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International markets 2016 3Q

The following charts plot the performance of a selection of world markets in the 3rd quarter 2016. 

Domestic currency

International markets 2016 3Q returns

GBP

The following chart plots the GBP-adjusted returns (i.e. these are the returns for a GB pound investor).

International markets 2016 3Q [GBP] returns

USD

The following chart plots the USD-adjusted returns (i.e. these are returns for a US dollar investor).

International markets 2016 3Q [USD] returns

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UK sector indices 2016 3Q & YTD

2016 3Q

The following chart plots the performance of UK FTSE 350 sector indices for the second quarter 2016.

UK sector index returns 2016 3Q

The data for the chart is given in the following table.

Sector Rtn(%)
Technology Hardware & Equipment 53.2
Software & Computer Services 20.9
Mining 20.1
Automobiles & Parts 18.8
Construction & Materials 17.8
Banks 17.6
Industrial Metals 17.4
Forestry & Paper 16.3
Industrial Engineering 14.1
General Industrials 13.7
Oil Equipment, Services & Distribution 13.6
Chemicals 13.2
Financial Services 13.2
Equity Investment Instruments 10.7
Life Insurance 10.5
Travel & Leisure 9.6
Electronic & Electrical Equipment 8.3
General Retailers 7.4
Nonlife Insurance 7.1
Food & Drug Retailers 6.8
Media 6.8
Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology 6.1
Support Services 5.9
Beverages 5.0
Real Estate Investment Trusts 4.5
Real Estate Investment & Services 4.4
Household Goods & Home Construction 4.2
Personal Goods 4.2
Industrial Transportation 3.0
Aerospace & Defense 2.3
Food Producers 2.3
Tobacco 0.7
Electricity 0.4
Gas, Water & Multiutilities -0.4
Oil & Gas Producers -2.4
Health Care Equipment & Services -2.8
Mobile Telecommunications -3.1
Fixed Line Telecommunications -5.0

 2016 3Q YTD

The following chart plots the performance of UK FTSE 350 sector indices for the first three quarters 2016.

UK sector index returns 2016 3Q YTD

The data for the chart is given in the following table.

Sector Rtn(%)
Industrial Metals 119.8
Mining 73.1
Technology Hardware & Equipment 65.2
Industrial Engineering 38.1
Oil & Gas Producers 29.2
Software & Computer Services 25.2
Tobacco 24.2
Personal Goods 22.4
Oil Equipment, Services & Distribution 22.4
Forestry & Paper 21.7
Construction & Materials 21.1
General Industrials 19.5
Electronic & Electrical Equipment 19.0
Industrial Transportation 16.2
Beverages 14.7
Food & Drug Retailers 14.5
Chemicals 14.0
Gas, Water & Multiutilities 12.5
Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology 12.5
Nonlife Insurance 11.5
Equity Investment Instruments 10.4
Aerospace & Defense 7.8
Health Care Equipment & Services 6.0
Electricity 4.0
Automobiles & Parts 3.9
Support Services 3.5
Media 3.2
Household Goods & Home Construction 0.5
Financial Services -2.1
Mobile Telecommunications -2.7
Travel & Leisure -5.5
Banks -6.5
Real Estate Investment Trusts -10.0
Food Producers -10.1
Life Insurance -10.2
General Retailers -14.0
Fixed Line Telecommunications -16.6
Real Estate Investment & Services -20.1

 

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International markets 2016 1H

The following charts plot the performance of a selection of world markets in the first half 2016.

Domestic currency

International markets 2016 1H returns

GBP

The following chart plots the GBP-adjusted returns (i.e. these are the returns for a GB pound investor).

International markets 2016 1H [GBP] returns

USD

The following chart plots the USD-adjusted returns (i.e. these are returns for a US dollar investor).

International markets 2016 1H [USD] returns

 

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International markets 2016 2Q

The following charts plot the performance of a selection of world markets in the second quarter 2016. 

Domestic currency

International markets 2016 2Q returns

GBP

The following chart plots the GBP-adjusted returns (i.e. these are the returns for a GB pound investor).

International markets 2016 2Q [GBP] returns

USD

The following chart plots the USD-adjusted returns (i.e. these are returns for a US dollar investor).

International markets 2016 2Q [USD] returns

 

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UK sector indices 2016 2Q & 1H

2016 2Q

The following chart plots the performance of UK FTSE 350 sector indices for the second quarter 2016.

UK sector indices 2016 2Q returns

The data for the chart is given in the following table.

Sector Rtn(%)
Industrial Metals 52.4
Oil & Gas Producers 22.6
Mining 17.7
Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology 14.1
Tobacco 14.0
Health Care Equipment & Services 11.5
Technology Hardware & Equipment 9.8
Industrial Engineering 9.7
Gas, Water & Multiutilities 9.3
Personal Goods 8.9
Electronic & Electrical Equipment 7.4
Beverages 6.4
Industrial Transportation 5.6
Electricity 5.2
Forestry & Paper 4.4
Construction & Materials 4.1
Equity Investment Instruments 2.6
Nonlife Insurance 2.1
Aerospace & Defense 1.5
Mobile Telecommunications 1.4
Software & Computer Services 0.9
Oil Equipment, Services & Distribution 0.7
Support Services 0.1
General Industrials -0.4
Chemicals -1.1
Banks -2.4
Media -4.7
Household Goods & Home Construction -5.1
Automobiles & Parts -6.6
Fixed Line Telecommunications -6.8
Real Estate Investment Trusts -7.4
Food & Drug Retailers -8.9
Travel & Leisure -9.1
Financial Services -9.1
Life Insurance -9.4
Food Producers -12.3
Real Estate Investment & Services -12.6
General Retailers -13.1

2016 1H

The following chart plots the performance of UK FTSE 350 sector indices for the first half 2016.

UK sector indices 2016 1H returns

 

The data for the chart is given in the following table.

Sector Rtn(%)
Industrial Metals 87.3
Mining 44.2
Oil & Gas Producers 32.5
Tobacco 23.4
Industrial Engineering 21.0
Personal Goods 17.4
Gas, Water & Multiutilities 13.0
Industrial Transportation 12.8
Electronic & Electrical Equipment 9.8
Beverages 9.2
Health Care Equipment & Services 9.1
Technology Hardware & Equipment 7.9
Oil Equipment, Services & Distribution 7.7
Food & Drug Retailers 7.2
Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology 6.1
Aerospace & Defense 5.4
General Industrials 5.1
Forestry & Paper 4.6
Nonlife Insurance 4.1
Electricity 3.6
Software & Computer Services 3.6
Construction & Materials 2.9
Chemicals 0.8
Mobile Telecommunications 0.4
Equity Investment Instruments -0.3
Support Services -2.3
Media -3.4
Household Goods & Home Construction -3.6
Food Producers -12.1
Fixed Line Telecommunications -12.3
Automobiles & Parts -12.6
Financial Services -13.6
Travel & Leisure -13.8
Real Estate Investment Trusts -13.9
Life Insurance -18.8
General Retailers -19.9
Banks -20.4
Real Estate Investment & Services -23.4

 

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International markets 2016 1Q

The following charts plot the performance of a selection of world markets in the first quarter 2016. 

Domestic currency

International markets 2016 1Q

GBP

The returns are GBP-adjusted (i.e. these are returns for a GB poundinvestor).

International markets 2016 1Q [GBP]

USD

The returns are USD-adjusted (i.e. these are returns for a US dollar investor).

International markets 2016 1Q [USD]

 

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UK sector indices 2016 1Q

The following chart plots the performance of UK FTSE 350 sector indices for the first quarter 2016.

UK sector indices 2016 1Q

The data for the chart is given in the following table.

Sector Rtn(%)
Aerospace & Defense 3.8
Automobiles & Parts -6.4
Banks -18.5
Beverages 2.7
Chemicals 1.9
Construction & Materials -1.2
Electricity -1.5
Electronic & Electrical Equipment 2.2
Equity Investment Instruments -2.8
Financial Services -4.9
Fixed Line Telecommunications -5.8
Food & Drug Retailers 17.7
Food Producers 0.2
Forestry & Paper 0.2
Gas, Water & Multiutilities 3.4
General Industrials 5.4
General Retailers -7.9
Health Care Equipment & Services -2.2
Household Goods & Home Construction 1.6
Industrial Engineering 10.3
Industrial Metals 22.9
Industrial Transportation 6.8
Life Insurance -10.4
Media 1.4
Mining 22.5
Mobile Telecommunications -1.0
Nonlife Insurance 2.0
Oil & Gas Producers 8.1
Oil Equipment, Services & Distribution 7.0
Personal Goods 7.9
Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology -7.0
Real Estate Investment & Services -12.4
Real Estate Investment Trusts -7.0
Software & Computer Services 2.6
Support Services -2.3
Technology Hardware & Equipment -1.8
Tobacco 8.2
Travel & Leisure -5.2

 

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World markets performance 2015: 4Q, 2H, Full Year [USD]

The following charts plot the performance of a selection of world markets in 2015 for the final quarter, second half and full year. 

The figures are adjusted for US dollars; so these are the returns for a US investor.


Fourth quarter

Market returns for October – December 2015

International markets 2015 4Q [USD]


Second half

Market returns for July – December 2015

International markets 2015 2H [USD]


Full year

Market returns for January – December 2015

International markets 2015 Full Year [USD]


Consolidated

The above three time periods (4Q, 2H, Full Year) are consolidated into the one chart below.

International markets 2015 - 4Q, 2H, Full Year [USD]

Data

The following table has the data for the charts.

Market 4Q(%) 2H(%) Full Year(%)
AEX [Netherlands] 2.0 -8.8 -6.6
Bovespa [Brazil] -4.1 -36.0 -41.8
Brent Oil -22.4 -40.5 -34.7
BSE Sensex [India] -1.6 -10.0 -9.9
CAC 40 [France] 1.2 -5.6 -2.6
DAX [Germany] 8.1 -4.2 -1.7
Dow Jones Industrial Average [US] 7.0 -1.1 -2.2
FTSE 100 [UK] 0.3 -10.1 -10.1
FTSE 250 [UK] 1.8 -6.7 2.5
FTSE MIB [Italy] -2.2 -7.0 1.1
FTSE/Xinhua China 25 1.1 -25.9 -17.6
Gold -4.8 -9.5 -10.4
Hang Seng [Hong Kong] 5.0 -16.5 -7.1
IBEX 35 [Spain] -3.0 -13.6 -16.7
Nasdaq Comp [US] 8.4 0.4 5.7
Nikkei 225 [Japan] 9.1 -4.3 8.5
Platinum -5.0 -19.2 -28.2
RTS [Russia] -13.1 -37.4 -18.5
S&P 500 [US] 6.5 -0.9 -0.7
S&P/ASX 200 [Australia] 9.9 -7.9 -12.4
Silver -4.8 -11.9 -11.8
Swiss Market Index 0.7 -6.3 -2.6

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World markets performance 2015: 4Q, 2H, Full Year [GBP]

The following charts plot the performance of a selection of world markets in 2015 for the final quarter, second half and full year. 

The figures are adjusted for GB pounds; so these are the returns for a UK investor.


 

Fourth quarter

Market returns for October – December 2015

International markets 2015 4Q [GBP]


Second half

Market returns for July – December 2015

International markets 2015 2H [GBP]


Full year

Market returns for January – December 2015

International markets 2015 Full Year [GBP]


Consolidated

The above three time periods (4Q, 2H, Full Year) are consolidated into the one chart below.

International markets 2015 - 4Q, 2H, Full Year [GBP]

Data

The following table has the data for the charts.

Market 4Q(%) 2H(%) Full Year(%)
AEX [Netherlands] 4.7 -2.9 -1.2
Bovespa [Brazil] -1.5 -31.9 -38.5
Brent Oil -20.3 -36.6 -30.9
BSE Sensex [India] 1.0 -4.2 -4.8
CAC 40 [France] 3.9 0.5 3.0
DAX [Germany] 11.0 2.0 4.0
Dow Jones Industrial Average [US] 9.9 5.3 3.4
FTSE 100 [UK] 3.0 -4.3 -4.9
FTSE 250 [UK] 4.5 -0.6 8.4
FTSE MIB [Italy] 0.4 -0.9 6.9
FTSE/Xinhua China 25 3.8 -21.0 -12.9
Gold -2.3 -3.6 -5.2
Hang Seng [Hong Kong] 7.8 -11.1 -1.8
IBEX 35 [Spain] -0.4 -8.0 -11.9
Nasdaq Comp [US] 11.3 6.9 11.8
Nikkei 225 [Japan] 12.0 2.0 14.8
Platinum -2.5 -14.0 -24.1
RTS [Russia] -10.8 -33.3 -13.8
S&P 500 [US] 9.3 5.5 5.0
S&P/ASX 200 [Australia] 12.8 -1.9 -7.4
Silver -2.3 -6.2 -6.7
Swiss Market Index 3.4 -0.2 3.0

 

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