As the market head towards more volatile territory, our clients often begin to get anxious and may have more questions about their investments in light of market fluctuations. Raymond James is an excellent resource for valuable perspectives on the market. They’ve devoted an entire page of online articles and videos on “How to Handle Market Volatility” that you can you access here.
A sampling of just some of the available articles below:
Concerns about rising interest rates, trade disputes and the technology sector contributed to declines for all three major U.S. stock indices. Read More >
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