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Investors react to Dow Roller coaster

Published: August 13, 2011 / Author: Amanda Tetlak

The stock market’s
roller coaster ride this week has made many investors nervous.

But how long will this volatility last? And how do people feel
about the future of their investments?

On a Friday evening, after a topsy-turvy week on the Dow, a
few investors are sitting back and trying to relax.

Quote from Finance Professor Tom
“The last time we had volatility like this was in 2008 and
March of 2009.”

He says it’s not a problem here a home, rather Italy’s
economic woes causing the uncertainty this week. But he says, don’t panic.

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