Stocks dropped sharply in the last week of February as the new coronavirus strain, COVID-19, broke out of relative containment in China and started showing up across the globe.
The S&P 500 dropped more than 10% in 6 days, which was the shortest number of days to reach the "correction" in its history.
Bonds rallied in February as less-volatile investments and once again proved their value as a diversifier of stocks.
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