Opinion: In the stock market, the new year may start with a bang
By Brian Frank
Higher volatility and falling stock prices into the end of 2021 may create opportunities
Investors have had to contend with large swings in sentiment this month, capping a year of seesawing risk sentiment.
After big share-price drops in high-growth companies in the late winter and early spring, broad-based buying returned in May and the rest of the summer, followed by more selling starting in late November.