While I can’t put the whole day together in my mind (and while many of my co-workers weren’t born yet), I do recall that I had film class that evening. Cecil B. DeMille’s Cleopatra was the film we were breaking down.
It took a while to get to the subject matter at hand, though. The professor was visibly shaken as he walked into the room. He went on to tell us about how the stock market had crashed that day.
There are times when investors don’t feel very confident because of market uncertainty looming in the air. The past month has been a good example of market uncertainty. So what should you do when these times come? Look at the facts to gain understanding for what is expected ahead. The following list helps us keep a positive perspective while hoping for positive outcomes with trade.
How many times have you watched a movie, read a book, or just experienced something in life that turned out so different in the end than what you were anticipating? This is very similar to what we are experiencing in the market over the past week and days. In the market we call the changes throughout the day intraday price movements.
It’s theactionthat people take by buying or selling investments that really moves the market. We could have a millionreasonsfor the market to move up or down but without action by investors, nothing happens.
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