All and all, 2014 was another good year for investments. 2014 marked the 6th straight year where the S&P 500 posted gains. We saw the GDP top 5% in the 3rd quarter (highest pace since the 3rd quarter back in 2003). The unemployement rate decreasing should help wage growth and consumer confidence.
Annual Returns for five main indexes:
BarCap US Agg Bond + 5.97%
S&P 500 + 13.69%
Russell 2000 + 4.89%
MSCI EAFE (Europe) – 4.90%