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A Bear Market Is Coming -- This Is How Investors Can Prepare

Taylor Nicole Rogers

Citigroup analysts are predicting a "full-on bear market" within months based on historical trends, according to a new note by equity strategist Robert Buckland. Here's how you can protect your portfolio. Most everyone will suffer losses in a bear market (short-sellers are winners, of course), but investors can decide now for themselves how much they are willing to risk says certified financial planner Alexander G. Koury of Values Quest, Inc.