October has seen some of Wall Street's worst market crashes, from 1929's Black Tuesday to 1987's Black Monday. Will we see another crash this time around or will markets keep hitting record highs?
We asked four of our top columnists to debate where the markets are going this month and how you should play them. Stocks expert Stephen "Sarge" Guilfoyle, bonds columnist Peter Tchir, gold trader David Yoe Williams and forex expert Douglas Borthwick ran down what they like and what they don't for what's traditionally been one on Wall Street's scariest months.
Read our columnists' latest advice here:
- David Yoe Williams: 4 Reasons We Could Have Another October Stock Market Crash
- Stephen Guilfoyle: Intel, AMD and 24 Other Stocks I Love for October
- Peter Tchir: 3 Investments I Like for October (and 2 That I Hate)
- Douglas Borthwick: 5 Reasons the U.S. Dollar Could Plunge in October