S&P 500 Performance by President

This interactive chart shows the running percentage gain in the S&P 500 by Presidential term. Each series begins in the month of inauguration and runs to the end of the term. The y-axis shows the total percentage increase or decrease in the S&P 500 and the x-axis shows the term length in months. Click any president name in the legend to add or remove graph lines. The current price of the S&P 500 as of December 2018 is 2,636.78.