Nasdaq-100 Index® Performance

    The Nasdaq-100®  and S&P 500 are two of the most popular equity indexes in the US. With a heavy allocation towards top-performing industries such as Technology, Consumer Services, and Health Care, the Nasdaq-100® performance surpassed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of index returns between December 31, 2007, and March 31, 2022. This continued performance allows you to invest in innovation.

    Performance Matters

    Nasdaq-100® vs. S&P

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    Nasdaq-100®: A Leader in Performance

    Nasdaq-100®: A Leader in Performance

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    Strength in Diversity

    The diversity of the companies included in the Nasdaq-100® help to make it the best performing large cap growth index. Its compound annual growth rate (CAGR) has illustrated its continuous, strong performance since 2003.

    20.41% Earnings
    12.46% Revenue
    24.93% Dividend Value
    -6.96% P/E

    Compound Annual Growth Rate

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    Global Index Watch

    Global Index Watch (GIW), Nasdaq’s web-based index delivery service, provides index weights and components via an easy-to-use web interface.