In the show Dr. Charles Nenner explains:
- During the last 40 years, the market experienced a boom;
- People often fail to realize that bonds can go down;
- A significant portion of people have invested in bonds rather than equities;
- Another problem is that if the economy recovers and interest rates rise, bonds can never return to their original value;
- How to use the VIX to hedge your portfolio.
August 13, 2009