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Great Graphic: Putting 2014's 27% Gain in S&P500 in Perspective

Once concern investors may have after such a strong year in equities in 2013 is that following a 27% gain in the S&P500, that markets are due for a fall or lack-luster follow-up.

The chart from JPMorgan shows that a 20% rise in equities is not actually that rare, as almost 1 in 3 years since 1897 have seen equities rally more than 20%.