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Future Portfolio Value

initial value ($)
yearly investment ($)
expected return (%)
years from now

Portfolio value: The amount that you initially start with.
Yearly Investment: The amount of money that you expect to invest each year. Example: 12000
Expected return: The yearly return that you expect. The long term return of the stock market is about 8%. Example: 8
Years: the amount of years after which you plan to retire (or stop adding money to the portfolio). Example: 30