Dow Jones vs NASDAQ Since 1971

Interactive chart comparing the percentage return of the Dow Jones Industrial Average vs the NASDAQ Composite Index back to 1971. Values shown are month-end closing values.

Dow Jones Industrial Average - Historical Annual Price Data
Year Average
Closing Price
Year Open Year High Year Low Year Close Annual
% Change
2018 25,149.10 24,824.01 26,828.39 23,533.20 25,444.34 2.93%
2017 21,750.20 19,881.76 24,837.51 19,732.40 24,719.22 25.08%
2016 17,927.11 17,148.94 19,974.62 15,660.18 19,762.60 13.42%
2015 17,587.03 17,832.99 18,312.39 15,666.44 17,425.03 -2.23%
2014 16,777.69 16,441.35 18,053.71 15,372.80 17,823.07 7.52%
2013 15,009.52 13,412.55 16,576.66 13,328.85 16,576.66 26.50%
2012 12,966.44 12,397.38 13,610.15 12,101.46 13,104.14 7.26%
2011 11,957.57 11,670.75 12,810.54 10,655.30 12,217.56 5.53%
2010 10,668.58 10,583.96 11,585.38 9,686.48 11,577.51 11.02%
2009 8,885.65 9,034.69 10,548.51 6,547.05 10,428.05 18.82%
2008 11,244.06 13,043.96 13,058.20 7,552.29 8,776.39 -33.84%
2007 13,178.26 12,474.52 14,164.53 12,050.41 13,264.82 6.43%
2006 11,409.78 10,847.41 12,510.57 10,667.39 12,463.15 16.29%
2005 10,546.66 10,729.43 10,940.55 10,012.36 10,717.50 -0.61%
2004 10,315.51 10,409.85 10,854.54 9,749.99 10,783.01 3.15%
2003 9,006.64 8,607.52 10,453.92 7,524.06 10,453.92 25.32%
2002 9,214.85 10,073.40 10,635.25 7,286.27 8,341.63 -16.76%
2001 10,199.28 10,646.15 11,337.92 8,235.81 10,021.57 -7.10%
2000 10,729.38 11,357.51 11,722.98 9,796.03 10,787.99 -6.17%
1999 10,481.56 9,184.27 11,497.12 9,120.67 11,497.12 25.22%
1998 8,630.76 7,965.00 9,374.27 7,539.07 9,181.43 16.10%
1997 7,447.01 6,442.49 8,259.30 6,391.70 7,908.30 22.64%
1996 5,739.63 5,177.45 6,560.91 5,032.94 6,448.27 26.01%
1995 4,494.28 3,838.48 5,216.47 3,832.08 5,117.12 33.45%
1994 3,794.22 3,756.60 3,978.36 3,593.35 3,834.44 2.14%
1993 3,524.92 3,309.20 3,794.33 3,242.00 3,754.09 13.72%
1992 3,284.08 3,172.40 3,413.20 3,136.60 3,301.11 4.17%
1991 2,929.04 2,610.64 3,168.83 2,470.30 3,168.83 20.32%
1990 2,679.45 2,810.15 2,999.75 2,365.10 2,633.66 -4.34%
1989 2,510.33 2,144.64 2,791.41 2,144.64 2,753.20 26.96%
1988 2,061.48 2,015.25 2,183.50 1,879.14 2,168.57 11.85%
1987 2,277.53 1,927.31 2,722.42 1,738.74 1,938.83 2.26%
1986 1,793.10 1,537.73 1,955.57 1,502.29 1,895.95 22.58%
1985 1,327.99 1,198.87 1,553.10 1,184.96 1,546.67 27.66%
1984 1,178.59 1,252.74 1,286.64 1,086.57 1,211.57 -3.74%
1983 1,190.78 1,027.04 1,287.20 1,027.04 1,258.64 20.27%
1982 884.53 882.52 1,070.55 776.92 1,046.54 19.60%
1981 932.95 972.78 1,024.05 824.01 875.00 -9.23%
1980 891.14 824.57 1,000.17 759.13 963.99 14.93%
1979 844.38 811.42 897.61 796.67 838.74 4.19%
1978 821.13 817.74 907.74 742.12 805.01 -3.15%
1977 894.37 999.75 999.75 800.85 831.17 -17.27%
1976 975.20 858.71 1,014.79 858.71 1,004.65 17.86%
1975 802.89 632.04 881.81 632.04 852.41 38.32%
1974 759.13 855.32 891.66 577.60 616.24 -27.57%
1973 924.07 1,031.68 1,051.70 788.31 850.86 -16.58%
1972 950.08 889.30 1,036.27 889.15 1,020.02 14.58%
1971 884.87 830.57 950.82 797.97 890.20 6.11%
1970 753.12 809.20 842.00 631.16 838.92 4.82%
1969 875.72 947.73 968.85 769.93 800.36 -15.19%
1968 903.96 906.84 985.21 825.13 943.75 4.27%
1967 879.48 786.41 943.08 786.41 905.11 15.20%
1966 872.78 968.54 995.15 744.32 785.69 -18.94%
1965 910.70 869.78 969.26 840.59 969.26 10.88%
1964 834.09 766.08 891.71 766.08 874.13 14.57%
1963 714.69 646.79 767.21 646.79 762.95 17.00%
1962 639.14 724.71 726.01 535.76 652.10 -10.81%
1961 691.74 610.25 734.91 610.25 731.14 18.71%
1960 618.02 679.06 685.47 566.05 615.89 -9.34%
1959 632.57 587.59 679.36 574.46 679.36 16.40%
1958 491.26 439.27 583.65 436.89 583.65 33.96%
1957 476.07 496.03 520.77 419.79 435.69 -12.77%
1956 493.21 485.78 521.05 462.35 499.47 2.27%
1955 442.69 408.89 488.40 388.20 488.40 20.77%
1954 334.34 282.89 404.39 279.87 404.39 43.96%
1953 275.84 292.14 293.79 255.49 280.90 -3.77%
1952 270.35 269.86 292.00 256.35 291.90 8.42%
1951 257.41 239.92 276.37 238.99 269.23 14.37%
1950 216.28 198.89 235.47 196.81 235.41 17.63%
1949 179.67 175.03 200.52 161.60 200.13 12.88%
1948 179.78 181.04 193.16 165.39 177.30 -2.13%
1947 177.48 176.39 186.85 163.21 181.16 2.23%
1946 191.52 191.66 212.50 163.12 177.20 -8.14%
1945 169.66 152.58 195.82 151.35 192.91 26.65%
1944 143.32 135.92 152.53 134.22 152.32 12.09%
1943 134.92 119.93 145.82 119.26 135.89 13.81%
1942 107.15 112.77 119.71 92.92 119.40 7.61%
1941 121.93 130.57 133.59 106.34 110.96 -15.38%
1940 134.64 151.43 152.80 111.84 131.13 -12.72%
1939 142.57 153.64 155.92 121.44 150.24 -2.92%
1938 132.36 120.57 158.41 98.95 154.76 28.06%
1937 166.45 178.52 194.40 113.64 120.85 -32.82%
1936 162.07 144.13 184.90 143.11 179.90 24.82%
1935 120.35 104.51 148.44 96.71 144.13 38.53%
1934 98.16 100.36 110.74 85.51 104.04 4.14%
1933 84.50 59.29 108.67 50.16 99.90 66.69%
1932 64.53 74.62 88.78 41.22 59.93 -23.07%
1931 138.60 169.84 194.36 73.79 77.90 -52.67%
1930 236.04 244.20 294.07 157.51 164.58 -33.77%
1929 313.54 307.01 381.17 198.69 248.48 -17.17%
1928 226.17 203.35 300.00 191.33 300.00 49.48%
1927 176.07 155.16 200.93 152.73 200.70 27.67%
1926 153.00 151.08 166.14 135.20 157.20 4.05%
1925 134.40 121.25 159.39 115.00 151.08 25.37%
1924 99.65 95.65 120.51 88.33 120.51 26.16%
1923 94.87 98.77 105.38 85.91 95.52 -2.70%
1922 93.24 78.91 102.76 78.59 98.17 21.50%
1921 73.39 72.67 81.50 63.90 80.80 12.30%
1920 90.01 107.23 108.85 66.75 71.95 -32.90%
1919 99.79 82.60 119.62 79.35 107.23 30.45%
1918 80.97 76.68 89.07 73.38 82.20 10.51%
1917 87.87 96.15 99.18 65.95 74.38 -21.71%
1916 95.27 98.81 110.15 86.42 95.00 -4.19%
1915 74.45 54.63 99.21 54.22 99.15 81.49%