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Yes, but for someone who is over 95% invested in the market, THIS 4% rise is the one that counts NOW. That's real money in only two weeks. Why would someone who made good money so far in 2018 care a hoot that there were single days in the past that have beaten it? Does that somehow invalidate their gains?

Actually, it is unrealized gains. It doesn't become real money until you sell. There were a lot of millionaires with unrealized gains in 1999 and 2007.

So to answer your question about in 2018 care a hoot, I really don't care. I'm investing mainly through index funds and I'm not in the selling phase. So I don't give a hoot at this time.

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