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Bulls, Bears and Volatility

Markets often go through periods when they zoom up and down. But does the volatility we've been experiencing mean a bear market is on the way, and how can investors react?


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November 29, 2018

THE MERRILL LYNCH PERSPECTIVES PODCAST

When the stock market is up 500 points one day and down a thousand points the next day, it can feel like a very big deal. Those kinds of market swings can be unsettling – they certainly don’t feel normal.

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Bulls, Bears and Volatility

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Could these be a sign that a run-up in stock prices is over, and this is the beginning of a bear market? And what even is a bear market? Our hosts, Candace Browning, Michael Hartnett and Chris Hyzy, take a long view and look at how market volatility has played out in the past, and what it’s sometimes meant for the future. They also offer suggestions for how you might seek opportunities when the market gets choppy.

HOST:
Christopher M. Hyzy

Chief Investment Officer
Merrill Lynch and U.S. Trust

HOST:
Candace Browning

Head of 
BofA Merrill Lynch
Global Research

HOST:
Michael Hartnett

Chief Investment Strategist
BofA Merrill Lynch
Global Research

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HOST:
Christopher M. Hyzy

Chief Investment Officer
Merrill Lynch and U.S. Trust

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HOST:
Candace Browning

Head of 
BofA Merrill Lynch
Global Research

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HOST:
Michael Hartnett

Chief Investment Strategist
BofA Merrill Lynch
Global Research

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