- 2021 was a solid year of gains for stocks and buzzy investments like cryptocurrency.
- This year, Wall Street firms expect easy wins to be harder to come by.
- We asked six experts where they would invest $10,000 now for maximum returns.
Last year, the stock market may have felt like the Wild West with all the wild investing situations that cropped up — special-purpose acquisition companies rose and fell, meme stocks continued to catch the eye of retail investors, and altcoins and nonfungible tokens blew up.
But while it may have been difficult to keep up with all the new ways of investing, making money was pretty simple.
You didn’t need to pick and choose your investments — if you just parked your money in an
benchmarked to the S&P 500, you’d…