Stockwatch: Reasons to be anxious
This article was originally published in Scrip
I once asked my then-toddler daughter if hearing her baby brother crying in the next room while her mother changed him made her feel as anxious as it did me. She replied that it might do if I told her what anxious meant. With stock markets either stagnant or in retreat and clinical trials failing every week there are plenty of reasons for investors to feel anxious.