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The Value Of Greater
CHOOSING ASSET CLASSES
US Stocks Foreign Stocks Emerging Markets Real Estate Bonds Natural Resources
Wealthfront used the following for its calculations: US Bonds (Barclays Capital US
Aggregate Bond Index), Foreign Stocks (MSCI EAFE Total Return Index), Emerging
Markets (MSCI Emerging Markets Total Return Index), Real Estate (NAREIT North
America Index), Natural Resources (DJ-UBS Commodity Index Total Return Index).
Wealthfront presents the information going back to 1987, which is the earliest date that
necessary data is available for all six of the asset classes being used.