World Markets Update: January 18, 2022

Just three out of eight indexes on our world watch list posted gains through January 18, 2022. The top performer is India's BSE SENSEX with a YTD gain of 4.29%. Hong Kong's Hang Seng is in second with a gain of 3.06%, and London's FTSE 100 is in third with a gain of 2.42%. Coming in last is our own S&P with a loss of 3.97%.

Here are all eight world indexes in 2021 and the associated table sorted by YTD.