Gold Prices - 100 Year Historical Chart

Interactive chart of historical data for real (inflation-adjusted) gold prices per ounce back to 1915. The series is deflated using the headline Consumer Price Index (CPI) with the most recent month as the base. The current month is updated on an hourly basis with today's latest value.

Crude Oil Prices - 70 Year Historical Chart

Interactive chart of historical monthly West Texas Intermediate (WTI or NYMEX) crude oil prices per barrel back to 1946. The price of oil shown is adjusted for inflation using the headline CPI and is shown by default on a logarithmic scale. The current month is updated on an hourly basis with today's latest value.

Silver Prices - Historical Chart

Interactive chart of historical data for real (inflation-adjusted) silver prices per ounce back to 1915. The series is deflated using the headline Consumer Price Index (CPI) with the most recent month as the base. The current month is updated on an hourly basis with today's latest value.

Dow Jones - 100 Year Historical

Interactive chart of the Dow Jones Industrial Average stock market index for the last 100 years. Historical data is inflation-adjusted using the headline CPI and each data point represents the month-end closing value. The current month is updated on an hourly basis with today's latest value.

Gold to Silver Ratio

This interactive chart tracks the current and historical ratio of gold prices to silver prices. Historical data goes back to 1915.

Dow Jones - 10 Year Daily

A comprehensive series of interactive charts illustrating the performance of the Dow Jones Industrial Average market index over the last ten years.

Dow to Gold Ratio

This interactive chart tracks the ratio of the Dow Jones Industrial Average to the price of gold. The number tells you how many ounces of gold it would take to buy the Dow on any given month. Previous cycle lows have been 1.94 ounces in February of 1933 and 1.29 ounces in January of 1980.

Dollar Index Historical Chart

Interactive chart of historical data showing the broad price-adjusted U.S. dollar index published by the Federal Reserve. The index is adjusted for the aggregated home inflation rates of all included currencies. The price adjustment is especially important with our Asian and South American trading partners due to their significant inflation episodes of the 80s and 90s.

LIBOR Rates - Historical Chart

This interactive chart compares 1 Month, 3 Month, 6 Month and 12 Month historical dollar LIBOR rates back to 1986.

Gold to Oil Ratio

This interactive chart tracks the ratio of the price of gold per ounce over the price of oil per barrel. It tells you how many barrels of oil you can buy with one ounce of gold.

S&P 500 to Gold Ratio

This interactive chart tracks the ratio of the S&P 500 market index to the price of gold. The number tells you how many ounces of gold it would take to buy the S&P 500 on any given month.

Gold Prices - 10 Year Daily

Interactive chart showing the daily closing price for gold over the last 10 years. The current value is updated on an hourly basis.

Silver Prices - 10 Year Daily

Interactive chart showing the daily closing price for silver over the last 10 years. The current value is updated on an hourly basis.

U6 Unemployment Rate

This interactive chart compares three different measures of unemployment. U3 is the official unemployment rate. U5 includes discouraged workers and all other marginally attached workers. U6 adds on those workers who are part-time purely for economic reasons.

Fed Balance Sheet vs Gold Price

This chart compares the monthly percentage growth of the Federal Reserve balance sheet (U.S. Treasuries and Agency MBS) against the price of gold back to 2004.

NASDAQ - Historical Chart

Interactive chart of the NASDAQ Composite stock market index since 1971. Historical data is inflation-adjusted using the headline CPI and each data point represents the month-end closing value. The current month is updated on an hourly basis with today's latest value.

Gold to Monetary Base Ratio

This interactive chart shows the ratio of the gold price to the St. Louis Adjusted Monetary Base back to 1918. The monetary base roughly matches the size of the Federal Reserve balance sheet, which indicates the level of new money creation required to prevent debt deflation. Previous gold bull markets ended when this ratio crossed over the 4.8 level.

S&P 500 - Historical Chart

Interactive chart of the S&P 500 stock market index since 1927. Historical data is inflation-adjusted using the headline CPI and each data point represents the month-end closing value. The current month is updated on an hourly basis with today's latest value.

National Unemployment Rate

Historical chart and data for the united states national unemployment rate back to 1948. Compares the level and annual rate of change.

WTI Crude Oil - 10 Year Daily

Interactive chart showing the daily closing price for West Texas Intermediate (NYMEX) Crude Oil over the last 10 years. The prices shown are in U.S. dollars.

Gold Prices vs Oil Prices

This interactive chart compares the daily LBMA fix gold price with the daily closing price for West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil over the last 10 years.

Dow Jones by President

This interactive chart compares the percentage change in the Dow Jones Industrial Average by presidential term. The y-axis shows the total percentage change and the x-axis shows the time in office in months.

Dow Jones by Year

Interactive chart showing the annual percentage change of the Dow Jones Industrial Average index back to 1916. Performance is calculated as the % change from the last trading day of each year from the last trading day of the previous year.

Housing Starts

This interactive chart tracks housing starts data back to 1959.

TED Spread - Historical Chart

This interactive chart tracks the daily TED Spread (3 Month LIBOR / 3 Month Treasury Bill) as a measure of the perceived credit risk in the U.S. economy. LIBOR measures the interbank lending rate so as the spread between LIBOR and the T-bill rate increases, it shows an accelerating lack of trust between banks and a corresponding tightening of credit for all other counterparties.

Dow Jones - 1929 Bear Market

This interactive chart shows detailed daily performance of the Dow Jones Industrial Average during the bear market of 1929. Although it was the crash of 1929 that gained the most attention, stocks continued to fall for another three years until bottoming out in July of 1932.

Oil Prices vs Natural Gas

This interactive chart compares the price performance of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) or Nymex Crude Oil vs the Henry Hub Natural Gas spot price.

Dow Jones YTD Performance

Interactive chart showing the YTD daily performance of the Dow Jones Industrial Average stock market index in 2016. Performance is shown as the percentage gain from the last trading day of the previous year.

National Debt by Year

Interactive chart showing the annual percentage change of US national debt.

Inflation Rate by Year

Interactive chart showing the annual rate of inflation in the United States as measured by the Consumer Price Index.

Dow Jones by Recession

This interactive chart shows the average monthly percentage gain in the Dow Jones Industrial Average broken out by recession.

Unemployment Rate by Race

This interactive chart compares the historical unemployment rate for the three largest ethnic groups in the United States. Note: Statistics for Asian unemployment are not included here as the Bureau of Labor Statistics did not start including this measure until 2000 and does not provide a seasonally adjusted series as yet.

Oil Prices vs Gasoline Prices

This interactive chart compares the daily price performance of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) or Nymex Crude Oil vs regular gasoline prices, U.S. Gulf Coast over the last 10 years.

Brent Crude Oil Prices - Historical Chart

Interactive chart of historical monthly Brent (European) crude oil prices per barrel since 1987. The price of oil shown is adjusted for inflation using the headline CPI and is shown by default on a logarithmic scale. The current month is updated on an hourly basis with today's latest value.

Natural Gas Prices - Historical Chart

A comprehensive series of interactive charts illustrating the history of Henry Hub natural gas prices. The prices shown are in U.S. dollars.

Unemployment Rate - College Graduates

This interactive chart compares the historical unemployment rate for college graduates versus those with just a high school diploma and no college studies.

1 Year LIBOR Rate

Interactive chart of the 12 month LIBOR rate back to 1986. The London Interbank Offered Rate is the average interest rate at which leading banks borrow funds from other banks in the London market. LIBOR is the most widely used global "benchmark" or reference rate for short term interest rates.

Black Unemployment Rate History

This interactive chart compares the historical black unemployment rate against unemployment for whites and hispanics back to 1973.

Brent Crude Oil Prices - 10 Year Daily

Interactive daily chart of Brent (Europe) crude oil prices over the last ten years. Values shown are daily closing prices.

Debt to GDP Ratio

Interactive chart of historical data comparing the level of gross domestic product (GDP) with Federal Debt.

National Debt By President

A series of interactive charts illustrating the growth in national (public) debt by U.S. Presidential term. The y-axis shows the total percentage growth in national debt and the x-axis shows the time in office in months. The national debt almost tripled during during the Reagan administration, slowed considerably during Clinton's time in office and rose more gradually during the administrations of GW Bush and Obama.

S&P 500 by President

This interactive chart shows the average monthly percentage gain in the S&P 500 broken out by presidential term. Since presidential terms are different lengths, we cannot use the total percentage change as it would always show two term presidents with the largest gains. Using the average monthly gain levels the playing field and allows a fair comparison over time.

1 Month LIBOR Rate

Interactive chart of the 30 day LIBOR rate back to 1986. The London Interbank Offered Rate is the average interest rate at which leading banks borrow funds from other banks in the London market. LIBOR is the most widely used global "benchmark" or reference rate for short term interest rates.

30 Year Treasury Rate

Interactive chart showing the daily 30 year treasury yield back to 1977. The 30 year treasury is the only long term US government bond not yet purchased by the Federal Reserve as part of its quantitative easing efforts. As a result, it currently stands as the best remaining market-based bond indicator.

3 Month LIBOR Rate

Interactive chart of the daily 3 month LIBOR rate back to 1986. The London Interbank Offered Rate is the average interest rate at which leading banks borrow funds from other banks in the London market. LIBOR is the most widely used global "benchmark" or reference rate for short term interest rates.

S&P 500 YTD Performance

Interactive chart showing the YTD daily performance of the S&P 500 stock market index in 2016. Performance is shown as the percentage gain from the last trading day of the previous year.

Russell 2000 - Historical Chart

A comprehensive series of interactive charts illustrating the long-term performance of the Russell 2000 market index since 1978. Chart is shown by default on a log scale and is adjusted for inflation using the headline CPI number.

10 Year Treasury Rate

Interactive chart showing the daily 10 year treasury yield back to 1962. The 10 year treasury is the benchmark used to decide mortgage rates across the U.S. and is the most liquid and widely traded bond in the world.

5 Year Treasury Rate

Interactive chart showing the daily 5 year treasury yield back to 1962. The values shown are daily data published by the Federal Reserve Board based on the average yield of a range of Treasury securities, all adjusted to the equivalent of a five-year maturity.

NASDAQ - 10 Year Daily

Interactive chart of the NASDAQ Composite stock market index over the last 10 years. Values shown are daily closing prices. The most recent value is updated on an hourly basis during regular trading hours.

Oil Prices vs Propane Prices

This interactive chart compares the daily price performance of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) or Nymex Crude Oil vs Propane Prices (Mont Belvieu, Texas) over the last 10 years.

Unemployment Rate by Education

This interactive chart compares the historical unemployment rate based on the level of education attained for individuals 25 years and over. Categories include those without a high school diploma, those with a high school diploma but no college, individuals with some college or an associate's degree and college graduates with a bachelor's degree.

Unemployment Rate - Men vs Women

This interactive chart compares the historical unemployment rate for men vs women back to 1948.

Unemployment Rate - California

This interactive chart shows the historical unemployment rate for California back to 1976 compared against the U.S. national unemployment rate.

6 Month LIBOR Rate

Interactive chart of the daily 6 month LIBOR rate back to 1986. The London Interbank Offered Rate is the average interest rate at which leading banks borrow funds from other banks in the London market. LIBOR is the most widely used global "benchmark" or reference rate for short term interest rates.

S&P 500 - 10 Year Daily

Interactive chart of the S&P 500 stock market index over the last 10 years. Values shown are daily closing prices. The most recent value is updated on an hourly basis during regular trading hours.

Heating Oil - Historical Chart

Interactive chart showing the monthly closing price for No. 2 Heating Oil: New York Harbor since 1986. The prices shown are in U.S. dollars.

Unemployment Rate - Texas

This interactive chart shows the historical unemployment rate for Texas back to 1976 compared against the U.S. national unemployment rate.

1 Year Treasury Rate

Interactive chart showing the daily 1 year treasury yield back to 1962. The values shown are daily data published by the Federal Reserve Board based on the average yield of a range of Treasury securities, all adjusted to the equivalent of a one-year maturity.

Heating Oil - 10 Year Daily

Interactive chart showing the daily closing price for No. 2 Heating Oil: New York Harbor over the last 10 years. The prices shown are in U.S. dollars.

Unemployment Rate - Michigan

This interactive chart shows the historical unemployment rate for Michigan back to 1976 compared against the U.S. national unemployment rate.