It is a bad time for any kind of investments including stock market or real estate. Professional traders and speculator can eve face life time financial disaster. Traders will continue to get margin calls to avoid liquidation can increase the mental tension and pressure. If you are a multi-millionaire or billionaire, then people against you will manipulate the market to make sure you suffer huge losses.
a. Since your time is looking bad on speculative investments, if you sell any company stocks now, then that company will get takeover offer and the stocks will shoot up by 200% or 300%. So you will feel that you did not enjoy any of the fortunes.
b. In the same way, if you hold any company stock, that stock prices will keep plunge further with bankruptcy rumor and giving you more losses.
c. If you are into stock market investments, you are likely to suffer in either way.