What “investors” are willing to pay for a share of any “investment” will greatly vary from week to week.
Focusing on account value can give you a sense of grandeur during parabolic bull markets. In addition, the focus on account value can make you feel much lower during the bad times.
Change your focus. With a long-term time, horizon, focus on accumulating shares of the best companies in American and the World.
This same approach is true of baseball card, real estate, art, or anything else than be collected.
Information in this material is for general information only and not intended as investment, tax or legal advice. Please consult the appropriate professionals for specific information regarding your individual situation prior to making any financial decision.