This 1 Stock Market Chart Will Make You a Smarter Investor

Chuck Saletta, The Motley Fool
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This 1 Stock Market Chart Will Make You a Smarter Investor

It shows what would have happened if you had invested $300 a month on the first trading day of each month into the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEMKT: SPY) and reinvested your dividends. The SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust is an exchange-traded fund that attempts to track the S&P 500 index.