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5 questions worried Americans will ask after Dow slumps nearly 1,400 points in 2 days

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5 questions worried Americans will ask after Dow slumps nearly 1,400 points in 2 days

The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -2.13% S&P 500 index SPX, -2.06% and Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, -1.25%  have all been experiencing volatility in recent months, weighed by rising bond yields and a trade war with China. The Dow fell nearly 1,400 points in two days. What should you do? Some advisers say do nothing. But many retail investors have questions about what this means for their investments. On social media, people with retirement accounts are wondering if, having been reminded that the market does not always move upward, they should move their money into a more conservative posture. Other want-to-be investors are trying to time the market and jump in at the market’s lowest point