BSE Sensex Market Summary Chart (2000 to 2023)
Here is a bird's eye view of the index's performance over the past two decades.
It clearly illustrates the month-on-month performance of the index and gives us a sense of seasonality in the returns of the index. For instance, May to December are months you would not want to miss out.
How to use this data
- Offer a top view of the index performance over the years.
- Use the Median value to determine what to expect from a given month's returns. In this context higher the better.
- Use the Stdev to determine variability in the data, for example, May is a more volatile month compared to December. The lower the better.