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We Did The Maths: Are Seasonal Stock Trends Real?

Is January really a great month for stocks? And if stocks rise in the first month of the year, does that mean the rest of the year will be positive?

There are many seasonal strategies when it comes to playing the market. Some are based on typical investor behaviour at certain times of the year. And many have been true historically. But if you look at more recent periods, the last 50, 25 or 10 years, do these strategies still hold up?

Produced by Sara Silverstein and Sam Rega

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