Why is Stock Market Down Today?

Why is Stock Market Down Today?

Here are the reasons

Here are the reasons

The number one market enemy is interest rates, which are rapidly rising as a result of the economy's excessive inflation.

Here are the reasons

Here are the reasons

The consumer price index increased 8.6% year over year in May, according to Friday's data, which was higher than the previous figure of 8.3%. Increasing service prices, such as flight expenses, as well as rising energy and food prices, all had a role.

Here are the reasons

Here are the reasons

Now it appears that the Fed has no choice but to keep raising rates aggressively.

Here are the reasons

Here are the reasons

The stock market has now reached fresh lows for the year, putting it in bear market territory, which is defined as a drop of more than 20%.

SHOULD I SELL EVERYTHING RIGHT NOW? 

SHOULD I SELL EVERYTHING RIGHT NOW? 

Yes, if you require funds immediately or wish to offset your losses.

SHOULD I SELL EVERYTHING RIGHT NOW?

SHOULD I SELL EVERYTHING RIGHT NOW?

However, many financial counselors advise riding out the ups and downs, recognizing that the volatility are the cost of entry for the larger long-term benefits that stocks have provided.

Investing in stocks should only be done if the funds won't be needed for several years.