Seven of eight indexes on our world watch list posted losses through August 3, 2020. The top performer is our own S&P 500 with a gain of 1.98%. China's Shanghai is in second with a loss of 1.69% and in third is Tokyo's Nikkei 225 with a loss of 3.83%. Coming in last is London's FTSE 100 with a loss of 20.01%.

Here are all eight world indexes in 2020 and the associated table sorted by YTD.