How have stocks of the major economies performed so far in 2021?
Today’s chart answers that question by presenting the inflation-adjusted total return for the six largest economies.
Today’s chart illustrates that the U.S. has led the pack.
The U.S. has done relatively well with their vaccine efforts.
On top of that — significant government intervention.
What are the five largest economies?
Per the International Monetary Fund estimates, United States, China, Japan, Germany and the United Kingdom.
What is the largest economy?
With a GDP over $20 trillion, the U.S. has the largest economy. The only other country that comes close is China with a GDP near $15 trillion.
Of the largest economies, which is growing the fastest?
Of the largest economies, China is outpacing the rest.