Here's how major asset classes have performed so far in 2017

Courtesy of Maquarie Research, here’s a great little chart showing the performance of major commodities, stocks, bonds and currencies so far in 2017.

Source: Macquarie Bank

So far its been a good year for precious and industrial metals, bonds, and most major currencies aside from the US dollar.

At the other end of the spectrum, ags, with a few exceptions, have been in the wars. Energy has not fared well either.

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