You Got Vertigo Yet?

“Volatility and stocks go hand-in-hand. Embrace it. Don’t try timing it. You can’t control it – only how you react.” –Ken Fisher


You got vertigo yet from the crazy stock market swings of late? Unless you want to live with near zero returns on risk free investments, you have to learn how to to deal with stock market volatility. Most of us ( I dare say, virtually all of us) need the long-term returns of the global markets in order to meet our retirement goals.

Our portfolios are built to be able to handle all this market volatility. I came across this article recently by Ken Fisher that I thought might be helpful as well. It’s his volatility survival guide. A lot of interesting stats and useful information in this article: The Key to Surviving All This Volatility? Keep Your Cool