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

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


Fourth quarter

Market returns for October – December 2015

International markets 2015 4Q


Second half

Market returns for July – December 2015

International markets 2015 2H


Full year

Market returns for January – December 2015

International markets 2015 Full Year


Consolidated

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

International markets 2015 - 4Q, 2H, Full Year

Data

The following table has the data for the charts.

Market 4Q(%) 2H(%) Full Year(%)
AEX [Netherlands] 4.9 -6.5 4.1
Bovespa [Brazil] -3.8 -18.3 -13.3
Brent Oil -22.4 -40.5 -34.7
BSE Sensex [India] -0.1 -6.0 -5.0
CAC 40 [France] 4.1 -3.2 8.5
DAX [Germany] 11.2 -1.8 9.6
Dow Jones Industrial Average [US] 7.0 -1.1 -2.2
FTSE 100 [UK] 3.0 -4.3 -4.9
FTSE 250 [UK] 4.5 -0.6 8.4
FTSE MIB [Italy] 0.6 -4.6 12.7
FTSE/Xinhua China 25 3.3 -22.3 -13.7
Gold -4.8 -9.5 -10.4
Hang Seng [Hong Kong] 5.1 -16.5 -7.2
IBEX 35 [Spain] -0.2 -11.4 -7.2
Nasdaq Comp [US] 8.4 0.4 5.7
Nikkei 225 [Japan] 9.5 -5.9 9.1
Platinum -5.0 -19.2 -28.2
RTS [Russia] -4.1 -18.6 -3.3
S&P 500 [US] 6.5 -0.9 -0.7
S&P/ASX 200 [Australia] 5.5 -3.0 -2.1
Silver -4.8 -11.9 -11.8
Swiss Market Index 3.6 0.4 -1.8

 

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UK sector performance – 2015: Y, 2H, 4Q

The following charts plot the performance of UK FTSE 350 sector indices in 2015 for the whole year, second half and fourth quarter.

Full year

Sector returns for January – December 2015

UK sector indices 2015

Second half

Sector returns for July – December 2015

UK sector indices 2015 2H

Fourth quarter

Sector returns for October – December 2015

UK sector indices 2015 4Q

Consolidated

The above three time periods (1Y, 2H, 4Q) are consolidated into the one chart below.

FTSE 350 sectors in 2015 1Y  2H  4Q

The following table summarises the data for the chart.

Index TIDM 2015 4Q 2015 2H 2015 Y
Aerospace & Defense -1.4 -9.9 -12.9
Automobiles & Parts 15.1 -7.8 -10.4
Banks 0.2 -13.1 -12.7
Beverages 6.5 9.4 8.9
Chemicals 6.9 -2.2 -4.8
Construction & Materials 10.6 8.3 25.4
Electricity 2.0 -3.0 -10.2
Electronic & Electrical Equipment 7.7 -0.8 4.9
Equity Investment Instruments 6.3 0.0 3.0
Financial Services 6.6 1.1 10.8
Fixed Line Telecommunications 11.2 2.8 16.4
Food & Drug Retailers -11.0 -19.9 -11.7
Food Producers 3.8 16.7 8.8
Forestry & Paper -3.5 -2.7 27.1
Gas, Water & Multiutilities 0.9 5.1 -3.2
General Industrials 5.7 -0.7 12.9
General Retailers -2.6 -5.2 0.9
Health Care Equipment & Services 6.4 14.1 7.6
Household Goods & Home Construction 4.2 10.3 28.8
Industrial Engineering 1.7 -16.6 -19.1
Industrial Metals 0.5 -40.5 -52.6
Industrial Transportation -1.3 -15.2 -8.1
Life Insurance 9.2 0.6 3.7
Media 4.9 4.0 13.5
Mining -14.7 -41.8 -48.6
Mobile Telecommunications 6.7 -2.1 1.7
Nonlife Insurance 6.1 18.8 27.1
Oil & Gas Producers 1.6 -14.5 -20.6
Oil Equipment, Services & Distribution -16.0 -27.4 -20.9
Personal Goods 5.3 1.4 4.9
Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology 8.0 5.4 1.4
Real Estate Investment & Services -2.2 -2.3 14.8
Real Estate Investment Trusts -3.2 2.2 6.6
Software & Computer Services 16.1 12.7 32.4
Support Services 5.7 -3.0 5.7
Technology Hardware & Equipment 9.1 1.9 7.1
Tobacco 4.0 12.5 13.3
Travel & Leisure 7.3 8.4 12.4
FTSE 350 3.2 -3.6 -2.8
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Performance of UK markets in 1H 2013 – a good six months for small and mid-caps

The following chart shows the performance of the main UK stock market indices in the first six months of 2013.

Data for the above chart-

Name TIDM Change 1H 2013(%)
FTSE Fledgling 13.9
FTSE TechMARK All Share 13.3
FTSE Small Cap 11.6
FTSE 250 11.5
FTSE All Share – Total Return 8.5
FTSE UK Dividend Plus 8.4
FTSE4Good UK 7.3
FTSE All-Share 6.3
FTSE 350 6.2
FTSE 100 5.4
FTSE AIM 100 -0.1
FTSE AIM All-Share -2.2

 

 

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