We are wrapping up our quarterly Investor Letter and one item we discuss in the Letter is the magnitude of intra-year market corrections. As the below chart shows, since 1980 the market has experienced an intra-year correction averaging 14.7%. In spite of these corrections, the market has generated positive returns in 25 of the 33 years that are shown.
|From The Blog of HORAN Capital Advisors|
Source: JP Morgan's Guide to the Markets