A stock is simply a share of ownership in a physical company. Stock shares enable investors to buy or sell a stake in a company on a stock exchange via a bidding process. Sellers post prices at which they want to sell their shares, and buyers post prices at which they want to buy shares.
You must have heard the popular piece of wisdom that “good markets don’t earn returns; good companies do”. If you want to create wealth in the stock markets, don’t obsess with bull and bear markets. The stock market indices have their own peculiar logic which you can neither defy nor define. It is therefore best