* The Standard & Poor’s 500 (S&P 500) is an unmanaged group of securities considered to be representative of the stock market in general. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is a price-weighted index of 30 actively traded blue-chip stocks. NASDAQ Composite Index is an unmanaged, market-weighted index of all over-the-counter common stocks traded on the National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation System. The Morgan Stanley Capital International Europe, Australia and Far East Index (MSCI EAFE Index) is a widely recognized benchmark of non-U.S. stock markets. It is an unmanaged index composed of a sample of companies representative of the market structure of 20 European and Pacific Basin countries and includes reinvestment of all dividends. Barclays Capital Aggregate Bond Index is an unmanaged index comprised of U.S. investment-grade, fixed-rate bond market securities, including government, government agency, corporate and mortgage-backed securities between one and 10 years. Written by Securities America, Copyright November 2018. All rights reserved. Securities offered through Securities America, Inc., Member FINRA/SIPC. SAI#2327559.1
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Market Commentary For the Week of December 3, 2018
|Returns Through 11/30/18||1 Week||YTD||1 Year||3 Years||5 Years|
|Dow Jones Industrials (TR)||5.32||5.59||7.62||15.78||12.39|
|NASDAQ Composite (PR)||5.64||6.19||6.64||12.79||12.54|
|S&P 500 (TR)||4.91||5.11||6.27||12.16||11.12|
|Barclays US Agg Bond (TR)||0.13||-1.79||-1.34||1.33||2.03|
|MSCI EAFE (TR)||0.97||-9.39||-7.94||4.12||1.84|
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