Live: Coronavirus Market Crash Coverage

The Motley Fool’s live guide on what investors should do during the stock market crash and the COVID-19 pandemic.

We’ve created this page for all investors seeking advice on what they should be doing in this turbulent period. Our most important content can be found in the Editors' Picks, section.

We do believe this will all end up behind us, because we view investing as a long-term endeavor. Borrowing from Warren Buffett: "We have no idea -- and never have had -- whether the market is going to go up, down, or sideways in the near- or intermediate-term future." However, we firmly believe investors will be rewarded over the long term.

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Where Things Stand in the Coronavirus Vaccine Race

Rolling submissions for leading coronavirus vaccines are already under way -- just not in the U.S.

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Netflix's Growth May Have Already Peaked

There's growing evidence that the video-streaming leader is close to saturating its biggest markets.


Prologis Reports Earnings Are Back to Pre-COVID-19 Levels, Driven By E-Commerce

COVID-19 is driving increased e-commerce.


2 Surefire Coronavirus Stocks to Buy Right Now

As we (hopefully) approach the finish line in the COVID-19 vaccine race, it's a wonderful time to buy shares of Novavax and Sanofi.


Why Is Everyone Talking About Moderna Stock?

This coronavirus vaccine developer has made many investors rich in the past year. But can it keep up the momentum?


Are Consumers and Investors Protected Against COVID-19 Vaccine Risks?

The upside is huge, but the risks could be larger than normal.


2 Coronavirus Stocks to Avoid This Month

Clinical trial delays and skeptical scientists spell trouble for these stocks.

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Why Novavax Stock Is Sliding Today

An analyst's lower price target appears to be the main factor.


Why Europe Is Looking to This Company for a Coronavirus Vaccine

CureVac is using the same messenger RNA approach that Moderna uses. Why is Moderna getting all the headlines?


2 Popular But Overvalued Biotech Stocks to Avoid

These two biotech companies have exciting projects in the works, but are still too risky to touch.


Can a Coronavirus Antibody Treatment Knock Out Moderna?

President Donald Trump called one treatment "a cure," and the U.S. government is investing.

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Have $1,000? 2 Fantastic Coronavirus Stocks to Buy and Hold for the Next Decade

You can probably hold onto these winners beyond 2030.


Is Regeneron a Buy Before Nov. 3?

Everyone has been talking about Regeneron since President Trump praised its investigational coronavirus treatment.

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2 Stocks to Buy as the Third Coronavirus Wave Hits

The COVID-19 pandemic will likely get worse before it gets better. These two stocks could be safe havens for investors.

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GE Partners With PIMCO to Seize Opportunities in Aircraft Leasing

Leasing companies could suffer losses due to the coronavirus pandemic, but they still need to meet long-term growth in demand for leased aircraft.

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Nordstrom Unleashes the Power of Nordstrom Rack to Aid Its Recovery

Nordstrom's off-price chain is a secret weapon that can help its full-price business recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Better Buy: Moderna vs. Gilead Sciences

One of these biotechs appears to have stronger growth prospects over the near term.

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Why This Tobacco Company Is Booming in 2020

Turning Point Brands has delivered solid growth despite headwinds from COViD-19.


Beware of Investing in These 3 Small-Cap Coronavirus Stocks

Here's why investors should stay away from some of the riskiest coronavirus stocks on the market.

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Earnings Preview: Is American Airlines Pulling Out of Its Tailspin?

Investors are looking for signs that American Airlines can stem its cash burn sooner rather than later.