The daily moves we’ve seen over the past 7 trading sessions are incredible. There hasn’t been a single day with a gain or loss with an absolute value of less than 4%. It’s been down 8%, up 5%, down 5%, down 10%, up 9%, down 12%, up 6%, down 5% and probably some crazy number today as well.

We know why stocks are acting so erratically — we’re in the midst of a global pandemic the likes of which we haven’t seen in more than 100 years. 

A wealth of common sense