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September is worst month for US stock market, history shows

September 6, 2019

Via: ABC News

If you thought August was a rough month for stocks, you might want to brace yourself for this month.

Stocks tumbled in August, handing the S&P 500 its second monthly loss this year. And odds are that investors won’t recoup those losses in September.

“History says be prepared for a down month because it’s the only month since World War II to post a decline more frequently than an advance,” says Sam Stovall, chief investment strategist at CFRA.

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