World equities up 73 percent a year after crisis low

LONDON (BestGrowthStock) – Equities have had a volatile 2010 so far, but globally they remain around 73 percent higher than the low ebb of the financial crisis exactly 12 months ago.

MSCI’s all-country world stock index (.MIWD00000PUS: ), a broad measure of global equities, hit a low on March 9, 2009.

The index then rose around 80 percent before hitting a high on January 11, this year.

On Tuesday, the index was down 0.8 percent, for a year to date gain of just 0.1 percent. But the index is up some 73 percent from its closing low one year ago.

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World equities up 73 percent a year after crisis low