seasonal patterns

Weekly Update

Reviewing the market’s seasonal patterns

Published September 3, 2021

Below is an overview of the seasonal patterns of the stock market.  This review from VantagePoint overlays 15 and 37-year charts to identify periods of strength and weakness. Every year is unique, of course, but there are general tendencies as the oft-noted “sell in May” reflects. Seasonality does not play a role in our models.  But, as students of market data and history, we do find it interesting to be aware of.