As a follow-on to Franks thread, http://www.warriorforum.com/off-topi...-surprise.html
, I thought I'd point this out.
U.S. stocks had their worst annual performance since 2008, closing out a rocky year that tempered investors' expectations for gains in 2016.
| U.S. Stocks Post Worst Annual Losses Since 2008 - WSJ
The year wasn't grim across the board. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite Index rose 5.7%. Netflix and Amazon.com, the top-performing stocks in the S&P 500 in percentage terms, rose 134% and 118%, respectively.