Investing in the stock market can be extremely rewarding, but is not without risk. While most investors understand that volatility is a given in the stock market, for those trying to decide whether to invest, the volatility alone gives them pause.
With Thanksgiving one day away, the stock markets have decided to bring a little volatility to dinner! So we thought this would be a great time to provide you a video update that will cover current market volatility and our outlook to the rest of 2018. (5 min 27 sec)
The S&P 500 is ubiquitous—we see it on the TV news, read about it in the newspapers, and very likely see some of our own investments’ performance compared against it. For an index that represents approximately 80% of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worthwhile to gain a better understanding of how it works.
Market volatility has picked up and investing in your 401(k) or brokerage account Is becoming increasingly difficult. Doomsayers are coming out of the woodwork. Kevin says it’s time to back away from the “trees” and look at the “forest”. Revisit your goals and your risks! (4 min 15 sec)