ARE YOU COMFORTABLE WITH MARKET FLUCTUATIONS?
These Steps May Help You Stay Focused
- Learn helpful strategies to stay calm and controlled despite market fluctuations
- Study the case of Q4 2018 and what it meant for market volatility at the time
- Learn what's next and how to anticipate, not fear, movement in the market
Insights on Market Movement From Financial Professionals
Resist the Temptation
When things are bumpy, resist the temptation to react in an emotional way. Turbulence is part of the ride.
Look at the Big Picture
Step back and take the long view. Long-term investment strategies take into consideration short-term volatility.
Take a Deep Breath
Watching the market too closely can produce unwarranted stress. Try to de-stress, take a break, and relax.
Do You Anticipate or Fear Movement in the Market?
Bouncing trendlines aren't necessarily indicators of impending doom, nor golden opportunities. Rather, they're a typical part of the investing life cycle. With a sound strategy in place, movement in the market can be anticipated, not feared.