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The S&P 500 (SPX) the broadest measure of America's stock market closed at another all-time high on Wednesday. The index has climbed more than 4.5% this year. The Dow (INDU) is a whisker away from 30,000 points. But volatility, geopolitical risks and political uncertainty are keeping ultra-cautious investors out of stocks, according to market participants. The global coronavirus outbreak has added to this skepticism, as the economic fallout from the disease remains to be determined.