How Worried Should One Be About the Financial Markets?

By: Ian Campbell | Wed, Oct 17, 2012
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For one man's view on current financial markets risks, you might want to read a comparatively short article titled How Worried Should You Be About the Stock Market. In summary it says that one ought to be worried in the short term, but not in the long term. The author also says:

Financial market returns tend to be comparatively very low today at a time world economic risks seem very high. I suggest you read the referenced article and reach your own conclusion with respect to 'how worried you should be' after consider that:

Topical Reference: How Worried Should You Be About the Stock Market, from Real Clear Markets, George Perry, October 16, 2012 - reading time 3 minutes.



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