North Korea Launches 4 Missiles – Investors Put to the Test

north_korea_missile_-_google_searchBy David Nelson, CFA

Early Monday morning Asian markets woke up to news that North Korea had launched four ballistic missiles 620 miles off its east coast. With over 28,000 U.S. troops stationed in South Korea tensions are high as officials monitor the North who say they are responding to joint military exercises hosted by Seoul and Washington. Once again U.S. investors will have their emotions put to the test as events like these rattle the psyche of even seasoned traders (Click here for more of my story on Yahoo Finance)