Good Question: Why Are The Markets So Volatile?The way the markets work these days, it’s enough to force a lot of us out. In reality, we may not really be in the game.
Mindful Market Mavens Learn About Stocks As They InvestThe Mindful Market Mavens are an informal investment group. They aren’t stockbrokers or portfolio managers, but simply a group of women wanting to learn about the stock market.
Retirees Concerned About Dow DropThe DOW tumbled 519 points on Wall Street on Wednesday. It's lost more than 2,000 points in less than three weeks. Both the NASDAQ and the S&P were also down sharply.
Volatility Index Is Fear Factor Driving Stock MarketThe stock market has been swinging low and high all week. The volatility index is often called the fear factor in the stock market.
Reacting Globally, Ignoring LocallyHowever, while our experiences are basically local, national events that may not directly impact us, seem to affect our mood much faster, and to a much greater degree.
Taking their Eye off the Economic BallIt doesn't appear that Congress in recent weeks has been paying attention to the issues that really drive the economy, CBSDenver.com blogger Dominic Dezzutti writes.