Gold versus Stock Market

In our mission Gold versus Stock Market, we asked readers to compare how $100 invested from the time of their grandparents would have fared today.  Here are some of the cool responses.  See the trend in which one did better over a long time?

Name Year grandparent born in Price of Gold in that year DJIA in that year Value of your investment today if your grandparent had invested in gold Value of your investment today if your grandparent had invested in the DJIA Which investment did better?
Bassel (Age 12) Mississauga 1928 20.67 301.61 $6,197.62 $6,591.62 DJIA!  Investing in the Stock Market would have made me more
Erind (Age 10) Toronto 1953 35.50 295.06 3611.01 $6,791.37 DJIA!  Investing in the Stock Market would have made me more

Hussein (Age 13) Oakville

1927 20.67 300.61 $6,197 $6,591 DJIA!  Investing in the Stock Market would have made me more
Ryder (Age 10) Toronto 1951 40 277.1 $3,201.25 $7,190 DJIA!  Investing in the Stock Market would have made me more
Nikita (Age 10) Toronto 1933 32.32 110.53 $3,956.74 $17,977 DJIA!  Investing in the Stock Market would have made me more
Mirabella (Age 10) Toronto 1936 35 189 $1,280.50 $3662.23 DJIA!  Investing in the Stock Market would have made me more
Eve (Grade 5) Toronto 1928 $20.67 301.61 $6,197.62 $6,591.62 DJIA!  Investing in the Stock Market would have made me more
Jackson (Grade 6) Toronto 1934 $35 111.93 $3,662.23 $17,777 DJIA!  Investing in the Stock Market would have made me more
Evelyn (Grade 5) Toronto 1936 $35 189 $5,291 $10,586 DJIA!  Investing in the Stock Market would have made me more
Suchitra The PHD Mom 1949 $40.50 200.91 $3,162.84 $9,987 DJIA!  Investing in the Stock Market would have made me more.

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