Reprinted courtesy of MarketWatch.com.
To read the original articlePUNK DRUNKERS× Mazinger Z 【魔神我亜Z】DYNAMIC 豪！50！GO！Very Rare F S,
Superman Matchbox Metropolis Playset New Sealed By Mattel,.
U.S.Japan Takara Beast Wars C-16 Flash Lio Convoy Movie Memorial Limited Edition,.Hellraiser 3 pinhead 12 inches action figure Japan Import Toy Hobby Japanese,.
Ex Plus King Kong VS Tyrannosaurus Toys R Us F S EMS LTD,.TECNOMODEL TMD1818E TOURING SUPERLEGGERA ON FERRARI F12 2016 RED AND gold WHEELS,.
That means there’s less demand for value stocks. Less demand means lower prices. Lower prices can mean bargain prices.ONE 12 Batman Comics DC DEATHSTROKE Clothed action figure Mezco 1 12 15cm Deluxe,.”
X plus Toho 30cm Series FAVORITE SCULPTORS LINE Godzilla 1962 Soft Vinyl boy b,.
J DILLA Figure Toy plus 7 Donuts Picture Disc Vinyl,.2%, enough to turn a one-time investment of $100 into $1,104,778.
(The S&P 500, by comparison, returned 9.8%; $100 would have grown to $346,261. There’s a striking lesson in the huge difference an extra 1.2 percentage points of return can make if given enough time.)
Max Factory - Shakugan no Shana Shana [1 8 Scale PVC],.8%. In the 22 losing years, the average loss was 15.5%.
As with the S&P 500 there is good and bad news.Marvel Secret Wars Mattel Europe Action Figure Headquarters Playset Super Rare ,. In its best year, 1933, this asset class was up a whopping 92.7%.
But the bad news is strikingly bad.Metamor-Force Mashin Eiyuuden Wataru Ryuoumaru Action Figure New Robot,. That was more than 80 years ago, but it shows what can happen.
This asset class is more volatile than the S&P 500. In 1931 the S&P lost “only” 43.3%; in 1933, that index was up “only” 54%.
MegaHouse ONE PIECE Portrait.Of.Pirates Kuma POP DX,.
A BATHING APE x Star Wars Medicom Toy VCD C3PO C3-PO BABY MILO F S Japan,.
The best 15-year period ended in 1989 with a compounded return of 21.7%. The worst, from 1928 through 1942, ended up with a compound loss of 1.4%.
(The average return of all 15-year periods was 13.2%, compared with 10.7% for the S&P 500.)
TBLeague NEW PL2018-136 Sexy Warrior CAREER KILLER KIYOHA Action Figure IG,.DALE EARNHARDT JR 2003 DAYTONA OREO RACED VERSION PredOTYPE 1 24 REVELL,.3%, and each period was more than 10%.
Medicom Toy Project BM No.30 Akira Kaneda Shotaro 12in Figure from Japan,. And in this case, the news is quite good.Iron Studios The Hulk Avengers Infinity War BDS Art Scale 1 10 Statue,.5%.
Star wars C-3PO hardcopy hard copy predotype,.
AUTOGRAPHED CHASE ELLIOTT 2018 LITTLE CAESARS MOUNTAIN DEW 1 24 ELITE DIN,.3%.Tokyo Marui Chris Redfield 2011 Limited Edition RARE Biohazard 15th Anniversary,.7%.
GUNDAM SEED LOT OF 15 FIGURES MOBILE SUIT IN ACTION BANDAI MSIA,. In more than 90% of the cases, the compound return was above 10%.
1960s-1970s HUGE VINTAGE HASBRO GI JOE LOT 6 FIGURES PILE of CLOTHES LOTS of ACC,.COOMODEL Metal Armor VIKING Warrior VANQUISHER VALHALLA SUITE 1 6 Figure,.
Bandai Tamashii Nations GX-64 Space Battleship Argo Yamato 2199 BAN71040,.
South Park Keychains, Lot Of 10 1st wave.,.EVANGELION - Metal Build EVA-01 Test Type Bandai,.
World of Figure Mars Mukai San PVC Figure,.1%.INSTINCTOY Mini Erosion Molly 5th color CHOCO JUNIOR EROSION MOLLY sofubi F S,.4%.Tamiya Japan Battleship Yamato Ship Submarine,. (I will discuss that fine-tuning in a future article.)
Hot Toys MMS180 - Marvel Comics - Captain America The First Avengers Rescue Vers,.Minichamps 2 Car Set ‘Tribute to Heyer’ Mercedes 300 SEL 1971 SLS GT3 2011 1 43,.
This underscores one of my complaints about Vanguard’s Total Stock Market Index Fund US:VTSMX , which has only about 36% of is portfolio in value stocks.Awesome Transformers Vintage 80s - 90s - 00s lot - Large Collection @,.)
The allure of value investing doesn’t stop with large-cap stocks.Estatua Attakus Pin-up Savannah Olivier Vatine + cac3d Box Cinema (2016),. And value works in foreign markets, too, as we shall see.
For more on this topic, check out my podcast, 1 Race Car Ferrari 18 1960s 43 Vintage 24 Indy 64 Carousel Red 12 F,.
Richard Buck contributed to this article.