Need a little good news? Check out this nifty tool from the NYT, which calculates how long it may take for your investments to return to their peak levels.
For anyone who enjoys financial calculators (maybe enjoy isn't the right word), check out this one on U.S. News: "What Will It Take to Reach Your Investment Goal?" It allows you to enter your primary investments, such as large companies, small companies, etc. And here's how to calculate how long it may take you to reach the millionaire mark.