Here’s Why the Dow Jones Industrial Average Is Down Today (Nov. 20, 2018)

Article was originally posted here

The Dow Jones Industrial Average cratered 383 points as of 9:40 a.m. today (Nov. 20), and this is just the start of how bad things could get.

Rising U.S. interest rates, geopolitical tensions, the benefits of tax cuts wearing off, trade wars, and Brexit are all reasons investors are starting to panic.

Just look around…

Two of the tech giants in FANG are getting slaughtered.

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) is down 27.49% on the year, and Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) is down 4.27%.

And if you thought you could turn to cryptocurrencies for profit, you’d better keep looking…

Bitcoin prices have dropped to $4,601, a 67% loss on the year.

Time Is Almost Up: The greatest economic catastrophe is about to blindside investors – find out everything you need to know to weather this market storm. Click here now

Even safe-haven investments are struggling.

Gold prices are down 5.63% on the year.

There are fewer winners and safe places to hide.

But luckily for Money Morning readers, we can not only help you survive but thrive during the next big financial crash…

How to Survive – and Profit from – the Greatest Economic Crisis in 75 Years

The stock market crash of 2008 is nothing in comparison to the maelstrom that’s brewing now – 2018 will be the year of the greatest economic crisis of the century.

Jobs will suffer, the housing market will spiral downward, and millions of American seniors will face bankruptcy.

But if you know how to prepare, you’ll be one of the few lucky ones.

Click here to learn more.

Follow Money Morning on FacebookTwitter, and LinkedIn.

About Money Morning: Money Morning gives you access to a team of ten market experts with more than 250 years of combined investing experience – for free. Our experts – who have appeared on FOXBusiness, CNBC, NPR, and BloombergTV – deliver daily investing tips and stock picks, provide analysis with actions to take, and answer your biggest market questions. Our goal is to help our millions of e-newsletter subscribers and visitors become smarter, more confident investors.To get full access to all Money Morning content, click here.

Disclaimer: © 2018 Money Morning and Money Map Press. All Rights Reserved. Protected by copyright of the United States and international treaties. Any reproduction, copying, or redistribution (electronic or otherwise, including the world wide web), of content from this webpage, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of Money Morning. 16 W. Madison St. Baltimore, MD, 21201.

This post is from MoneyMorning. We encourage our readers to continue reading the full article from the original source here.