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Financial Post: Managing Wealth  |  13 February 2010

Lost Decade wasn’t so bad for serious investors

It’s being called the Lost Decade — a dismal 10-year stretch from 2000 to 2009, when the average owner of U.S. stocks lost money. If US$1,000 was invested in the S&P 500 on the first day of the new millennium, it was worth only US$909 on Dec. 31, 2009, equating to a loss of -1.0% a year. Read more >