Don’t Wait for the Bear to Come Knocking

By Steve McDonald Guessing when the next stock market correction, bear market or black swan event will occur has turned into almost as big an event as the Super Bowl.
Everybody is in on the game, and the predictions I’ve seen range anywhere from a 25% to 40% downturn.
Experts as well-respected as Robert Shiller, a Pulitzer Prize winner in economics, have been warning about how dangerous the stock market has become.
Of course, since the 2008 to 2009 debacle, there has been an overabundance of people calling for the next big sell-off. The list has been endless.
And all the predictions don’t amount to a hill …read more