9%, compared to a decline in the FTSE All-Share Index
9% and was the highest riser in the FTSE All-Share Index
So while much of the coverage has concentrated on daily falls, it is worth pointing out that the stock market has grown by 1,000% since the mid 1980s and that at present, the FTSE all-share index
is still higher than it was at the height of the dot.
But the company still out-performed the FTSE all-share index
by 57 per cent and announced a final dividend up 16 per cent at 4.
FMIT aims to achieve consistent outperformance of the FTSE All-Share Index
(excluding FTSE 100 companies and investment trusts).
7 per cent return for the FTSE all-share index
01bn, the group pointed out that the FTSE All-Share index
And that, depressingly, is a bullish market-beating performance - over the same period the FTSE all-share index
has dropped 14 per cent.
But despite the FTSE all-Share index
falling by more than 40% during the past two years, S&P said it considered the position of securely rated life firms, the 80% of companies which have a rating of triple-Bminus or above, remained strong.
The trust's objectives are to seek capital growth at a higher rate than the FTSE All-Share Index
, and dividend growth above the rate of U.
The UK general retailers index, which does not include supermarkets, has underperformed the FTSE All-Share index
by 22 per cent over the past year.
That said, the shares have underperformed since we downgraded them in November, and they are currently trading at a discount to their historic average price-to-earnings multiple relative to the FTSE All-Share index