Finding Investment Opportunities Amid Chaos
Wild swings in stock and bond prices have tested the resolve of investors. But market volatility can generate moments of great opportunity.
Market Recovery: Keeping the Momentum
While COVID-19 has continued to spread, the Fed’s strong statements of support have helped stabilize markets and shift the conversation to where investment opportunity may still be found.
It’s also helped investors avoid the temptation to move to cash during a market downturn and then missing out on gains – as many did in March and April. In general, history has shown that investors with the courage to stick to long-term plans during downturns are often rewarded when markets bounce back.
If you do have doubts about your long-term investment strategy, reconfirm your goals, carefully consider your options and take advantage of the in-depth resources listed above.
COVID-19 is the World Health Organization's official designation of the current novel coronavirus disease. The virus causing the novel coronavirus disease is known as SARSCoV-2.
All investments involve risk, including possible loss of principal. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
Active management does not ensure gains or protect against market declines.
Equity investments generally provide an opportunity for more capital appreciation than fixed income investments, but they are subject to greater market fluctuations.
Diversification does not assure a profit or protect against market loss.
Any information, statement or opinion set forth herein is general in nature, is not directed to or based on the financial situation or needs of any particular investor, and does not constitute, and should not be construed as, investment advice, forecast of future events, a guarantee of future results, or a recommendation with respect to any particular security or investment strategy or type of retirement account. Investors seeking financial advice regarding the appropriateness of investing in any securities or investment strategies should consult their financial professional.