It's easy to get poor returns if you don't diversify your portfolio and carefully calibrate your expectations.
The S&P 500 is down 24% this year, and the stock market hasn't been a great place to be holding your money of late. Investors have been dumping stocks left and right, with many quality companies seeing their valuations plummet as interest rate increases and rising inflation have made people second-guess their investments. Warren Buffett isn't a fan of economic projections, or what he refers to as "dancing" in and out of stocks based solely on economic outlooks.
Costco and Ford are among the top trending stocks in after hours trading on Wednesday, October 5, 2022.