What the Stock Market Was Worth the Year You Were Born

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2009
> Start: 10,137.0
> End: 11,700.4
> High: 11,835.6
> Change: 15.4%

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2010
> Start: 11,683.6
> End: 12,780.4
> High: 12,789.1
> Change: 9.4%

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2011
> Start: 12,489.3
> End: 13,074.5
> High: 13,709.0
> Change: 4.7%

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2012
> Start: 12,998.2
> End: 13,739.2
> High: 14,269.7
> Change: 5.7%

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2013
> Start: 13,859.1
> End: 17,128.6
> High: 17,128.6
> Change: 23.6%

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2014
> Start: 16,717.5
> End: 18,122.5
> High: 18,357.0
> Change: 8.4%

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2015
> Start: 18,111.1
> End: 17,696.8
> High: 18,598.0
> Change: -2.3%

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2016
> Start: 17,199.4
> End: 19,820.8
> High: 20,033.4
> Change: 15.2%

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2017
> Start: 19,524.6
> End: 24,275.2
> High: 24,391.3
> Change: 24.3%

Source: N/A

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2018
> Start: 24,053.4
> End: 24,252.2
> High: 25,790.4
> Change: 0.8%