Markets poised to finish year with worst performance in a decade — and the volatility seems certain to continue


#TIA – When all market forecasts are for volatility it just means it’s going to be a bumpy ride.

U.S. stocks are poised to end this year turning in their worst performance in a decade, offering a stark warning that the forces powering the market’s seemingly unstoppable rise are giving way to a more volatile reality.

The past three months have been brutal for stocks, with key markets down 15 to 20 percent from their peaks. Analysts are predicting that the roller-coaster ride is likely to continue into the new year.

Read more at The Washington Post