Despite a six-day losing streak and more uncertainty about the Chinese economy, nearly half of investors say they plan to stay resolute on Wednesday.
About 45 percent of the respondents to an unscientific CNBC.com survey said they planned to sell "nothing" on Wednesday.
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The data, collected from more than 1,000 respondents over a 12-hour period after Tuesday's market close, broadly mirrors a similar survey conducted Sunday, where most investors had said they planned to stay firm Monday.
Monday's session was one of the roughest in years, though, with stocks dropping more than 1,000 points early in the day.