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Marshall Schield

Marshall Schield is the chief strategist for STIR Research LLC, a publisher of active allocation indexes and asset class/sector research for financial advisors and institutional investors. Mr. Schield has been an active strategist for four decades and his accomplishments have achieved national recognition from a variety of sources, including Barron’s and Lipper Analytical Services.

The positives of a bear market

Bear markets are a fact of life. They occur. They are unpleasant. Portfolios typically take a dip—often, a big dip. But bear markets should never come as a surprise. Nor should an investor be unprepared for them. Active, risk-managed strategies always...