Investors have been seeing record highs in 2021, and one bad month for stocks does not wipe out all of the wins.
The Dow was already reversing course Friday morning, gaining 100 points.
2. The economy still has room to grow
1. Stocks are near where they were in July
Your stock portfolio is likely near where it was in July. The S&P 500, for example, closed on the last day of September at around 4,308 points, and the last day of June it was at nearly 4,298 points.