More and more it starts to become common wisdom that it may be very wrong to rely on markets in times of trouble. A nice note on the point is made by Avinash Persaud.
A simple look at my favourite graph of today, makes this point as well (stock price of Volkswagen):
According to the market price Volkswagen a German carmaker (which essentially is owned by Porsche and the state of Niedersachsen which has a veto right) doubled its value today and became temporarily the world largest company......
...too bad I had no shares of the company to sell at 10am.
Soon we should know who was on the looser side in this gamble.