World Markets Update: May 16, 2022

Seven of eight indexes on our world watch list posted losses through May 16, 2022. The top performer is London's FTSE 100 with a YTD gain of 1.09%. Tokyo's Nikkei 225 is in second with a loss of 7.80% and India's BSE SENSEX is in third with a loss of 9.06%. Coming in last is our own S&P 500 with a loss of 15.91% YTD.

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