The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) fell 11175.21 points on Monday, February 5th, 2018, one of the most precipitous drops of all time. This was a 4.6% retreat from Friday, February 2nd’s close of 25,521. At 4.6%, a $1 million portfolio would lose about $46,000 in value; securities valued at $100,000 would lose $4,600. Investments in real estate and personal assets did not change. The value of your almost new car remained steady. College tuition costs probably remained static.