Special Report

What the Stock Market Was Worth the Year You Were Born

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> Year open: 24,744.6
> Year close: 30,247.8
> Change: +22.2%

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> Year open: 30,225.1
> Year close: 32,044.4
> Change: +6.0%

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> Year open: 30,223.9
> Year close: 36,338.3
> Change: +20.2%

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