If the tiny deposit rates and the big stock market gains have been causing you to consider adding more risk to your portfolio, this New York Times article
may change your mind. The article has an interview with Robert Prechter, "the veteran market strategist, who makes garden-variety bears look like ****cats." It should be noted his predictions were wrong last year. The question that no one knows is if we're in a long-term bear market with short-term bear market rallies.