By MARK BEECHAM, Associated Press The stock market has taken a beating this year, but that doesn’t mean it’s safe to panic.
For the first time in almost a decade, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is down more than 400 points.
And while it’s not quite as bad as it was in the depths of the financial crisis, it is not a good time to invest in stocks.
The Dow has been down this year for the first eight days of the year, according to data compiled by Bloomberg and the stock index tracker FactSet.
For the past 12 months, it has lost more than 4 percent.
The market’s decline started last month when the Federal Reserve announced a $1.2 trillion bond-buying program to shore up the economy.
The Fed’s actions led to a spike in bond prices and stock market prices, which helped lift the Dow up and send it higher.
But the Dow’s collapse came as the market also fell on a trade that had its roots in the financial meltdown.
For nearly two decades, the Nasdaq and S&P 500 have risen, but they’ve both fallen off the charts in recent years.
Nasdaq has lost nearly 1,400 points, and S & P 500 has lost about 6 percent.
The Dow, however, has risen about 2,000 points, or about 1.6 percent.
S&:S&s stock market, a market that has grown from $27 billion in the early 1980s to $26.5 billion last year, has also been a big bear market, particularly for stocks that have suffered setbacks.
That includes tech stocks, which are in the midst of a massive comeback after losing almost 5 percent of their value last year.
The tech boom, which has been fueled by a booming Internet and cloud-based companies, has given some of the best returns in the stock markets.
The S&s tech bubble has also contributed to a slump in the Dow, which is down about 2.5 percent this year.
The stock’s decline this year has been worse than that of other sectors, like agriculture and mining, according the Bloomberg index tracking stock markets and index funds.
In the past decade, companies have made a lot of money from the tech boom and are investing it in big acquisitions.
The companies have also added jobs to the economy and are doing more to help companies survive the financial downturn.
That has helped the Dow rise.
But the stock bubble has hurt companies, with investors piling into companies that are losing money.
For instance, Apple, the largest technology company, has a stock-market value of $3.4 trillion.
It has been losing money for decades, and the recent sell-off has been severe.
The company announced last week that it had to cut 20,000 jobs as it sought to balance its books and keep pace with its expansion.
The S&ams tech bubble may also have contributed to the recent drop in the tech bubble.
Companies that were profitable during the tech bust are now struggling.
But many have been able to get out of the market, as more people invest in technology companies like Facebook and Google.
Companies that are still profitable but struggling may have seen their share prices rise in the days following the tech downturn.
In other words, the S&aps tech bubble is not helping its stock prices.
“You could say that the tech market is still on its upward trajectory,” said David Tepper, chief market strategist at the investment firm Sanford C. Bernstein.
“I don’t think the tech bubbles are the answer, but I do think the market is on a downward path.”
B.S.E.E./FAST ETF is a way to protect against this.
It is designed to protect stocks in companies with a strong business or revenue outlook and, in the past, have been undervalued.
The ETF, which started trading on Sept. 1, has been a favorite of investors who believe the market can continue to recover, but its high risk profile has also drawn a lot more attention.
It’s been underperforming, even though the S. &.
B>./S>/B&ts index is up more than 30 percent this century.
It was up 6 percent this week and 6.4 percent the year before.
The ETF was last trading at $13.50 on Sept 18, before the market fell nearly 1 percent.
On Tuesday, the ETF was down about 5 percent.
If the market doesn’t fall back a little bit, the price could jump another 15 percent, Tepper said.
But that would not mean that the market will get back on track, Teppers said.
“It could go lower,” he said.
“The S &s stock bubble is definitely a thing,” said Mark Posen, a portfolio manager at T. Rowe Price in New York.
“If you’re in the S &ing bubble, the market might get back to its level.”