October 27th, 2015 | Money
Gerstein Fisher provides historical context for market volatility in Money Retirement Guide article
In the first of a three-part series of articles on strategies for a worry-free retirement, Money magazine’s website drew on statistics from Gerstein Fisher to put recent market volatility in perspective. The article, “With These Two Moves, You Can Retire Well No Matter What the Market Does”, cites Gerstein Fisher research in stating that investors can expect a decline of 10% in the equity markets once every seven months on average based on history. The article goes on to discuss specific strategies for ensuring a comfortable retirement without counting on high returns, including implementing an automatic savings plan and employing tax-efficient trading strategies.