Today we’re looking at if we can use it as a historical comparison and what conclusions we can draw from this. Ready? Now given the changes in the S&P/TSX Index, you have to wonder…is studying its historical performance and drawing conclusions from it still relevant for today’s investors?
Last week I walked you through a brief history on the Toronto Composite Index on how the TSE300 was fazed out, and the new rules set in place by its predecessor the S&P/TSX Composite Index. This week we’re going to go through the historical stats including the number of companies in the The Toronto Composite Index (S&P/TSX), and the number of companies in each sector.