Reprinted courtesy of MarketWatch.com.
To read the original articleSideshow 200544 20 DC Comics Wonder Woman Diana Resin Statue New HP,
Journey Into Mystery 3 RPM goldEN RECORD w SLEEVE 1966. THOR, HG ,.
U.S.TBLeague 1 6 KOF98 MAI SHIRANUI PL2019-134Action Figure New Toy,.Masters of the Universe - Rattlor Serpentor (carte Europe),.
Marvel Figure Factory Series 1 Complete Set with Mystery Figures,.NASCAR RACING CHAMPIONS SERIES DIECAST 1995 EDITION LOT OF 90,.
That means there’s less demand for value stocks. Less demand means lower prices. Lower prices can mean bargain prices. BBRC1807 Ferrari 315 S Winner Mille Miglia 1957 Piero Taruffi 1 18 ,.”
New Takara Unused G.I.Joe Cobra Gyro E-13 Hasbro Rare Goods Vintage From Japan,.
Bandai Tamashii Nations Scrander Set Mazinger Z Soul of Chogokin Action Figure,.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.)
TRANSFORMERS Palisades Optimus Prime 12 Polystone Statue Transformer,.8%. In the 22 losing years, the average loss was 15.5%.
As with the S&P 500 there is good and bad news.MISB Transformers Revenge of the Fallen redF Leader Class Clear Optimus Prime,. In its best year, 1933, this asset class was up a whopping 92.7%.
But the bad news is strikingly bad.Transformers Toyworld Limited Edition Orion vs Hegemon NEW,. 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%.
RARE AFA GRADED 85 BAPE X TRANSFORMERS OPTIMUS PRIME REISSUE MISB RED CAMO,.
Race Car Ferrari GP F 1 Vintage Indy 500 Sport 24 1960 18 gto 12 1962,.
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.)
Marvel Ultron Shadow Edition Sixth Scale Figure by ThreeA Toys,.3A THREEA Ashley Wood 1 6 WWR TK DEATH MASK ACHER NEW,.3%, and each period was more than 10%.
McFARLANE NBA BASKETBALL SERIES 2 Lot OF 12 All NIB,. And in this case, the news is quite good.Super Robot Chogokin Action Figure Shin Mazinger Z gold Ver. BANDAI G68-095,.5%.
Good Smile Kill La Kill Satsuki Kiryuin (Senketsu Version) PVC Figure from japan,.
GRTOYS 1 35 Scale AW-001 Ancient Wild Series Resin Statue Megalodon,.3%.Hasbro Marvel Legends Nemesis series Rare complete variant set x10 figures,.7%.
1 400 Scale Model Kit White Base,. In more than 90% of the cases, the compound return was above 10%.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Amp Energy 2008 Autographed 1 24 Display Car with Display,.Ex resinya Aegis figure heavy equipment Ver.,.
Predotype G1 Transformers Dirge Clear Plastic,.
Tristan Eaton El Dunny Loco (Red Ver.),.BBR 20 FERRARI 248 F1 SCHUMACHER Cina GP 2006 RETROMOBILE 2007 RARE 1 43,.
Hot Toys Iron Man Mark 17 Heartbreaker Brand New,.1%.Transformers G1 Masterpiece MP-13 MP 13 MISB Soundwave Authentic Takara C10,.4%.K1952875 MISSILE COMMAND HEADQUARTERS W BOX GI JOE COBRA 1982 SEARS ORIGINAL,. (I will discuss that fine-tuning in a future article.)
Takara Transformers Optimus Prime C-310 GODMASTER G1RE-ISSUE SEALED WOW,.A NEW Transformers Revenge of the Fallen (redF) Devastator with light & sounds,.
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.Mattel B6220 FERRARI F1 2004 - M.Schumacher - Seven Time World Champion 1 18 OVP,.)
The allure of value investing doesn’t stop with large-cap stocks.GI Joe Star Brigade ARMOR-BOT & Armor-Tech Hawk Figure 1993 Factory Sealed MISB,. And value works in foreign markets, too, as we shall see.
For more on this topic, check out my podcast, Hot Angel Avp Alien Girl 1 6 Figure Japan New Free Shipping,.
Richard Buck contributed to this article.