Even if stocks stage a year-end 'Santa Claus' rally, there are plenty of signs the market is heading into the new year facing volatility and potential declines.
In trading on Tuesday, shares of the Vanguard Total World Stock ETF crossed below their 200 day moving average of $60.81, changing hands as low as $60.37 per share. Vanguard Total World Stock shares are currently trading off about 1.1% on the day.
The rupee has cratered. India -- and members of the G20 -- is trying to counter the speculators profiting from the currency's fall.