Gold was boosted by the Fed going dovish, but the idea that gold is going to continue to go higher is a tough call, he said: gold is still in a bear market
, and investors have been buying on rumors.
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US stocks came very close to entering a bear market
on Christmas Eve, which was a very bad thing.
VIX equity volatility is up 7% to 32.5 compared to a session range so far of 33.50-31.18, having probed as high as 36.10 Monday before reversing to 30.41 yesterday as stocks mounted a bear market
rally after various reassurances from authorities on Fed Powell's tenure and the economic outlook, etc..
On Monday, the Standard & Poor's 500-stock index closed in bear market
territory, meaning the longest bull market for stocks in modern U.S.
We have all heard of 'bull run' and 'bear market
.' The bull run is when the entire stock market and most of the stocks on it are increasing in price and value.
Now, we don't know if 2017's performance and 2018's volatility are indicators of a brooding bear market
. It is a fool's mission to make stock market predictions.
Today, value and international stocks, in particular, offer far more attractive valuations than large-cap technology shares and will likely hold up better if stocks do end up in a bear market
Are you afraid of bear markets
? Going through a bear market
is one of the most traumatic experiences any investor can go through.
A bear market
is exactly the opposite and defined as a 20 percent decline in prices.
A bear market
is the instance when an index dropped by 20 percent from its highest in a single year.
The gauge is within 2.3 percent of a bear market
as it nears the 7,246.90 level, which is 20 percent below its Jan.