Market Crash 2022: 2 Defensive Stocks to Buy Today

Market Crash 2022: 2 Defensive Stocks to Buy Today

2021 was an overall stellar year for the stock market. The S&P/TSX Composite Index posted considerable gains through most of the year, but the arrival of another COVID-19 variant threw things into flux towards the last few weeks. The start of December brought the Omicron variant, and investors scrambled to safety with their money due to the anxiety caused by the new variant. Stock markets worldwide did manage to push upwards again, as December started making way for 2022, but the uncertainty caused by the Omicron variant is still there. Cases have been rising worldwide, and Canada might be looking at a few more restrictions in the coming weeks. Planning for a market correction would be the best way to proceed in these uncertain times. Today, I will discuss two …
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