What To Do In A Bear Market
As any broker can tell you. Volumes dwindle. Interest in the stock market (any market) gets progressively eroded if it doesn’t trend up. You need an uptrend to retain interest, an uptrend makes the stock market easy/popular/active. The longer the downtrend goes, the more the interest wanes. As the interest wanes the core function of the stock market (to raise capital) goes to sleep as does the ambition of management and the opportunities for growth. A bear market breeds a bear market.
Stop listening to platitudes - It is the curse of brokers if clients lose interest. It is the curse of fund managers if clients don't make money. You can see why the whole financial industry is geared to optimism, because unless clients make easy money...Continue Reading