Friday, 29 August 2014

The "Wilshire 5000 Total Market Full Cap Index to Personal Savings in the U.S. (10 year moving average)" Ratio

The Personal Savings numbers for July has just been released. They show that the savings rate for the month was 5.7%, the highest for 19 months (since December 2012). 

But the Wilshire 5000 stock market index continued to climb in August, pushing the Wilshire 5000 to savings ratio even higher. The ratio is now within a whisker of surpassing the previous record high from October 2007.