Stock Market

Inflation-Adjusted DJIA Chart

I don’t know if this has any practical meaning since DJIA composition changes all the time, but nonetheless, here it is:

Inflation-Adjusted Chart of the Dow

Source: Chart of the Day

…the magnitude of the bull market of 1982 to 1999 (even when adjusted for inflation) was truly of historic proportions. It is also interesting to note that the magnitude of the current bear market (when adjusted for inflation) is greater than what occurred during the dot-com bust of 1999 to 2003. As a result, the Dow currently trades at 12-year lows.