Top 55 Interesting Stock Market Statistics And Facts

Looking at stock market statistics and facts was a great way to get a better understanding and take my financial education to the next level.

Interesting Stock Market Statistics

– 52% of US adults have money in the stock market. [Liberated Stock Trader]

– The wealthiest 10% of Americans own 84% of the stock market. [NBER]

– Stocks have risen 1,100-fold over the past 70 years. [Investopedia]

– On average, the stock market performs the poorest in September. [Investopedia]

U.S. Stock Market Statistics

– The NYSE itself is bigger than the world’s 50 smallest major stock exchanges. [The Money Project]

– Of Americans with money in the market, half have less than $40,000 invested. [The Washington Post]

Global  Stock Market Statistics

– Over 93% of global stock value is divided between three continents.  [The Money Project]

– There are 60 major stock exchanges in the world. [The Money Project]

Global  Stock Market Statistics

– Analysts at Goldman Sachs predict that the global market cap will continue heading towards $100 trillion.  [Business Insider]

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