Uncharted Waters

Navigating Stock Market Volatility in a Coronavirus World.

    If you are concerned about your investments right now, you’re not alone. Experienced investors know the markets are cyclical and extreme volatility can create unease and uncertainty.

    In these videos, J.B. Walker, VP-Senior Advisor Consultant, discusses the situation. He covers:

    • Today’s markets in historical context and perspective

    • How our emotions affect decision-making

    • Three strategies to help live with market volatility

    For your convenience, we have included portions of the full presentation, broken up by topic.

    Current Shocks in Historical Perspective [4:48]

    How Our Emotions Impact Investment Decisions [5:58]

    Three Strategies for Living with Market Volatility [6:32]

    Full Presentation [16:26]


    All investments involve risks, including possible loss of principal. Stock prices fluctuate, sometimes rapidly and dramatically, due to factors affecting individual companies, particular industries or sectors, or general market conditions. Special risks are associated with foreign investing, including currency fluctuations, economic instability and political developments.