The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index (S&P 500) is is a market capitalisation weighted index composed of 500 large-cap stocks (over about $10billion) and is seen as a leading indicator of U.S. equities.

Here is an intro to the index.

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Disclaimer: The information provided is not intended to address the circumstances of any particular individual or entity and should not be considered to be advice in any way. No person should act upon this information without first obtaining professional advice.

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