A commenter asks about this graph

I don’t know that this kind of data tells us anything about whether Capitalism has failed, but it is worth looking at real stock values

FRED Graph

and real per capita stock prices

FRED Graph

Though there is no real trend growth here. We can do logs for those who prefer

FRED Graph

and to relate to a long standing point of mine here are stock values as a fraction of US wage and salary disbursements

FRED Graph

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