With the stock market’s gyrations this week, investors have been re-introduced to the concept of market volatility. We’d like to share with you a helpful perspective from the professionals at Dimensional Fund Advisors, first written in October 2014 – another period of market uncertainty.
“Just as many people were starting to think markets only ever move in one direction, the pendulum has swung the other way. Anxiety is a completely natural response to these events. Acting on those emotions, though, can end up doing us more harm than good”.
You can read the entire commentary here.