Dear Readers, If you've noticed more pronounced price swings in the market lately, that's not just your mind playing tricks on you. After years upon years of relaxed trading, stocks have been jolted out of their slumber. The volatility is a natural byproduct of the COVID-19 pandemic and everything associated with it: a record-shattering economic pullback and sharp recovery, emergency central bank actions, the race for a working vaccine, and assorted political machinations befitting an election year — most notably talks around a new stimulus package. Complicating matters further is that each of the four factors listed above is capable of moving the market on a given day. That's why the Investing team at Business Insider has been on the hunt for guidance from the world's top experts. If you aren't yet ...read more...