The next bear market could be unusually severe for stock investors

Published: June 14, 2019 8:22 p.m. ET

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It’s not the price you sell at that matters most; it’s the price you paid. Many stock investors will learn this when the U.S. market turns south. Stocks are subject to the law of gravity, and accordingly they tend to fall harder from loftier perches, like now, according to several measures.

Read about why the next bear market could be more severe than usual, and check out what so-called bond king Jeffrey Gundlach says about the U.S. economy’s health and where to put money now. Then, don’t miss insights about Social Security, retirement, and how to build the income-producing portfolio you want.

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