The Uncertainty is Behind Us – Is Now the Time to Rally?
All year long I have fielded questions like, “Will the market go down if (fill in either candidate) gets elected? Should I be doing something with my portfolio now?”
Unexpected events or unknown problems typically cause the biggest drops (and sometimes fastest recoveries) in the market. Take 2008 for example; a near collapse of the banking system. While some may have seen the warning signs, I don’t think many knew how bad things had become. Alternately, take the recent Brexit vote in June; the market dropped …Read More