Did your portfolio survive the wild ride of 2015?
Let’s jump in the 2015 time machine and revisit the mad market events that shaped our portfolios (for better and worse) this year.
From the flash crash in August to the meteoric rise (and fall) of Apple stock, to the VW scandal, new SEC crowdfunding rules, the continued drop in oil prices and the Chinese meltdown, this was a tough year to spot trends.
But as 2015 wraps up, there are a few things we know to be true: tech companies still dominate, China isn’t the drag on the world’s economy that many thought it would be, and new ideas are taking over in companies like Alphabet, Facebook and others.
Check out these five major twists that shaped the 2015 stock market…