Lowell on CNBC: Election Biggest Unknown for Investors in 2020
Chief Investment Officer Jim Lowell appeared on CNBC with a 2019 wrap-up and a look ahead to 2020. Jim noted that investors facing geopolitical headline riskThe probability that an investment will decline in value in the short term, along with the magnitude of that decline. Stocks are often considered riskier than bonds because they have a higher probability of losing money, and they tend to lose more than bonds when they do decline. events have to be careful to avoid making decisions based on either fear or fear of missing out. He also stressed the importance of not letting your political views get in the way of your investment goals.