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Bear Markets

Bear markets, where the stock market drops over -20% in value, are more common than you might think. Sometimes the market recovers quickly. Sometimes it does not.

Historical Bear Markets And Their Subsequent Recoveries
You become a better investor when you understand the frequency and nature of bear markets. These bear market statistics will help.

A Look At Black Monday And The Bear Markets Of 1987 And 2002
Why do advisors tell you to sit tight and not sell when the stock market is going down? Couldn't you avoid the worst of bear markets if you got out? Find out why that doesn't work.

What To Do in a Bear Market
Stuck with investments in a bear market? Here are your choices.

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