What Do You Do When Markets Panic? Very Little

Your next video will start in

Recommended Videos

  • Info

  • Comments


Oct. 7 (Bloomberg) -- On today's "Insight & Action," Adam Johnson looks at how you should invest when markets panic. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)

What do you do when markets panic western mark very little.

Time for insight in action.

The me share a little insight from our friend michael holland.

He says don't just do something, stand there.

What he's saying is if they suddenly get a deal together in washington and you sold out on down days like this, you are going to miss the bounce.

In the meantime, if every time there is a down day and they don't in a deal done, you are going to be hurting yourself more so.

You don't necessarily have to trade every day.

Instead, you have to think about the quality of your port olio and should you be buying anything else?

We did a little search of our own.

We screened for all the stocks with at least 15% upside based upon the consensus target of analyst tracked by bloomberg and no cell ratings.

Only 36 names, 36 out of 1500 made the cut.

I'm going to share 10 of them with you right now -- anadarko petroleum, a gaming stock here -- cbs these are stocks we all know.

Herman miller makes the fancy chairs we've got have bloomberg.

Seriously, goldman sachs did the same thing and came out with a list of 40 names.

Simon properties both in the goldman group.

I put this whole list on twitter . i went through it quickly and there are 36. here is why you might care.

Not a single cell.

We are calling them wall street top picks.

That's versus the s&p 500. don't panic in these markets.

Don't buy, don't sell, just think about names that may or may not be better to buy.

Our closer says that now that

This text has been automatically generated. It may not be 100% accurate.


BTV Channel Finder


ZIP is required for U.S. locations

Bloomberg Television in   change