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Markets More Volatile

In the past year, the U.S. stock market has become much more volatile, rattling investors. In the past few weeks, there has been a sharp rise in the predictions of market volatility, meaning investors expect continued big swings in indexes.

Markets More Volatile

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Fed Cuts Interest Rate to Stem Panic
Article | The Federal Reserve slashed a key interest rate by three-quarters of a percentage point yesterday, a bold action designed to prevent steep losses in world stock markets from causing an all-out panic.

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