EP 011: Stock market crashed, what’s next?
In episode number 8, we talked about 6 things that traders can do when the stock market is crashing. And it has been 3 weeks since that episode, the market has been moving lower and lower every week.
The Dow, S&P 500 and the Nasdaq have already fallen by more than 25% form their top and in fact Dow has already broken below 20,000 points.
Apart from that, we’ve seen a lot of things that most of us have never seen before as well. Several limit up and down, market halted, circuit breakers for triggered several times as well. Not forgetting the oil which fell by more than 20% in a single day.
And after all these, what’s next? If you’re having huge losses, what should you do next? If you’re holding cash or profiting from this bear market right now, what’s next for you?
The chart above is the daily chart of Dow Jones. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq have also fallen by the similar amount in percentage.
While profiting from this bear market, let’s not forget that the crash is not forever. There will be a day we need to stop these bearish strategies. Right now, all the index ETFs have been falling tremendously, especially if you’re looking into leveraged ETFs.
So if the market recovers, what would be your primary strategy, especially for the first few waves? Buying stocks or ETFs?
What you’ll discover in this episode:
- Where is the market right now
- What should you do if you still have huge losing positions
- What you should be preparing if you’re holding cash now or profiting from the bear market right now
- My plans if the market were to recover