Here’s the bright side for all the investors who’ve been so worried about banks using less money to facilitate trading in the $8 trillion corporate-bond market: at least Wall Street wasn’t a big seller in this latest rout.
Investing in stocks can be tricky and carries a significant amount
of risk. There is no guarantee that the company from which you have
purchased your stocks will pay out dividends. In addition, you stand you
lose everything if your stock goes bankrupt. But knowing the basics will help you make good decisions regarding investing your money.