Commenting on how long to own shares in a company, Warren Buffett once famously said, "Our favorite holding period is forever."

In this slideshow, we show the financial outcome of buying shares in 20 of the prominent S&P 500 components two decades ago, and holding through all of the ups and downs — all of the "bull" markets and all of the "bear" markets — through to today.

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