How Global Stock Markets Got Crushed In Q3

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Major market indices took a beating this quarter, down 20% on average.Earnings have yet to deteriorate noticeably, and many analysts are still holding to original 2011 expectations as early reporters deliver better-than-expected earnings.

Still fears of a slowdown, a China collapse, and a European meltdown cost investors trillions.

The Dow: -12.09%

YTD Performance: -5.74

Month Performance: -6.03%

Week Performance: +1.32%

Source: Bloomberg

The NASDAQ: -12.91% In Q3

YTD Performance: -8.95%

Month Performance: -6.36%

Week Performance: -2.73%

Source: Bloomberg

S&P 500: -14.33% in Q3

YTD Performance: -10.04%

Month Performance: -7.18%

Week Performance: -0.44%

Source: Bloomberg

London's FTSE 100: -13.74%

YTD Performance: -13.08%

Month Performance: -4.39%

Week Performance: +1.22%

Source: Bloomberg

Spain IBEX 35: -17.50% in Q3

YTD Performance: -13.31%

Month Performance: -1.97%

Week Performance: +6.87%

Source: Bloomberg

Japan's Nikkei 225: -11.83% in Q3

YTD Performance: -14.94%

Month Performance: -2.80%

Week Performance: +1.64%

Source: Bloomberg

Korea's Kospi Index: -16.75% in Q3

YTD Performance: -13.72%

Month Performance: -5.25%

Week Performance: +4.25%

Source: Bloomberg

Australia's ASX 200 Index: -12.69% in Q3

YTD Performance: -15.52%

Month Performance: -5.52%

Week Performance: +2.70%

Source: Bloomberg

Shanghai SE Composite: -14.50% in Q3

YTD Performance: -15.98%

Month Performance: -6.69%

Week Performance: -3.04%

Source: Bloomberg

Toronto Stock Exchange: -19.70% in Q3

YTD Performance: -18.08%

Month Performance: -15.25%

Week Performance: -0.55%

Source: Bloomberg

Germany's DAX Index: -25.41% in Q3

YTD Performance: -20.42%

Month Performance: -4.89%

Week Performance: +5.88%

Source: Bloomberg

CAC 40: -25.40% in Q3

YTD Performance: -21.63%

Month Performance: -8.44%

Week Performance: +6.12%

Source: Bloomberg

Euro Stoxx 50: -23.48% in Q3

YTD Performance: -21.95%

Month Performance: -5.32%

Week Performance: +7.58%

Source: Bloomberg

Mexico's IPC: -22.76% in Q3

YTD Performance: -22.82%

Month Performance: -16.89%

Week Performance: +1.74%

Source: Bloomberg

Hang Seng Index: -21.46% in Q3

YTD Performance: -23.63%

Month Performance: -12.96%

Week Performance: -1.78%

Source: Bloomberg

FTSE MIB Index: -26.51% in Q3

YTD Performance: -26.46%

Month Performance: -4.67%

Week Performance: +8.57%

Source: Bloomberg

Brazilian Bovespa: -30.54% in Q3

YTD Performance: -33.48%

Month Performance: -22.13%

Week Performance: -2.90%

Source: Bloomberg

Greece's Athex Composite: -37.58% in Q3

YTD Performance: -43.53%

Month Performance: -12.83%

Week Performance: +0.06%

Source: Bloomberg

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