If the past decade has taught us anything, it is that investing can be hard and still very rewarding. As investors, it is very hard to detach the noise in the marketplace from what we should do with our own investments. Should we wait until after the election? Should we sell in May and go away? Is this the next global financial crisis, dot.com bust or great depression even?
Take a look out how investors have been rewarded during past difficult cycles to get a better understanding of the forward looking nature of the stock market. The past century.