SAN FRANCISCO ( TheStreet) -- With the Dow dropping below 10,000 earlier this month, investors are experiencing that all-too-familiar sinking feeling in the pits of their stomachs again. Should they give in to recessionary flashbacks and make changes to their investment portfolios?Brad Sorensen, sector analyst for Charles Schwab's (SCHW - Get Report) Center for Investment Research, sees the 10,000 yardstick as mostly psychological. Still, it's a wise to reconsider your portfolio's asset allocation.
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