Taiwan Capitalization Weighted Stock Index

The Taiwan Capitalization Weighted Stock Index (TAIEX; Chinese: 加權指數; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Ka-koân Chí-sò͘) is a stock market index for companies traded on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE). TAIEX covers all of the listed stocks excluding preferred stocks, full-delivery stocks and newly listed stocks, which are listed for less than one calendar month. It was first published in 1967 by TWSE with 1966 being the base year with a value of 100.[1]

Taiwan Capitalization Weighted Stock Index
Traditional Chinese發行量加權股價指數
Alternative Chinese name
Traditional Chinese加權指數

Annual ReturnsEdit

The following table shows the annual development of the TAIEX since 1966.[2][3]

Year Closing level Change in index
in points
Change in index
in %
1966 100.00
1967 105.76 5.76 5.76
1968 106.63 0.87 0.82
1969 110.30 3.67 3.44
1970 123.38 13.08 11.86
1971 135.13 11.75 9.52
1972 228.03 92.90 68.75
1973 495.45 267.42 117.27
1974 193.06 −302.39 −61.03
1975 330.08 137.02 70.97
1976 372.20 42.12 12.76
1977 450.44 78.24 21.02
1978 532.43 81.99 18.20
1979 549.55 17.12 3.22
1980 558.45 8.90 1.62
1981 551.03 −7.42 −1.33
1982 443.57 −107.46 −19.50
1983 761.92 318.35 71.77
1984 838.07 76.15 9.99
1985 835.12 2.88 0.34
1986 1,039.11 203.99 24.43
1987 2,339.86 1,300.75 125.18
1988 5,119.11 2,779.25 118.78
1989 9,624.18 4,505.07 88.00
1990 4,530.16 −5,094.02 −52.93
1991 4,540.55 10.39 0.23
1992 3,377.06 −1,163.49 −25.62
1993 6,070.56 2,693.50 79.76
1994 7,111.10 1,040.54 17.14
1995 5.158,65 −1,952.45 −27.46
1996 6.933.94 1,775.29 34.41
1997 8,187.27 1,253.33 18.08
1998 6,418.43 −1,768.84 −21.60
1999 8,448.84 2,030.41 31.63
2000 4,743.94 −3,704.90 −43.85
2001 5,551.24 807.30 17.02
2002 4,452.45 −1,098.79 −19.79
2003 5,890.69 1,438.24 32.30
2004 6,139.69 249.00 4.23
2005 6,548.34 408.65 6.66
2006 7,823.72 1,275.38 19.48
2007 8,506.28 682.56 8.72
2008 4,591.22 −3,915.06 −46.03
2009 8,188.11 3,596.89 78.34
2010 8,972.50 784.39 9.58
2011 7,072.08 −1,900.42 −21.18
2012 7,699.50 627.42 8.87
2013 8,611.51 912.01 11.85
2014 9,307.26 695.75 8.08
2015 8,338.06 −969.20 −10.41
2016 9,253.50 915.44 10.98
2017 10,642.86 1,389.36 15.01
2018 9,727.41 −915.45 −8.60
2019 11,997.14 2,269.73 23.33
2020 14,732.53 2,735.39 22.80

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Description of the TAIEX on the Taiwan stock exchange site
  2. ^ "Taiwan Equity Market Index [1967 - 2020] [Data & Charts]". www.ceicdata.com. Retrieved 2020-01-23.
  3. ^ "TSEC weighted index (^TWII) Historical Data - Yahoo Finance". finance.yahoo.com. Retrieved 2020-01-23.

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