Fireball Express wrote:The news that my accounts were all up about 20% last year is short lived I guess. It's a good thing that I'm a conservative investor or I'd be freaking out right now.
Times like this there's only one thing to do; invest.
Might want to wait after the storm clears a bit? No?
Yes and no.
As a long term investor I can see such investments considered a bargain 5-10-15 years from now.
If I was looking to make a quick profit, which I'm not, I'd be worried that I'd lose in the short term.
If you noticed, the Dow has gained 100pts back since today's low. That's people trying to capitalize on today's downswing.