Investors: Get ready for a bear market

Consler, Dana
November 2007
Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);11/16/2007, Vol. 54 Issue 59, p14A
The author reflects on the decline of the market indices in the U.S. stock market. She noted that November 7-9, 2007 marked the worst percentage decline for the broad market indices. She argued that the international stocks have better than doubled the return. According to her, a bear market may or may not be right around the corner. She suggested that every investor should be making preparations for its likely arrival in the next two years.


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