The Dow has dropped sharply since the beginning of the year. So, should you invest in stocks?

Maria Bartiromo made her debut on The O’Reilly Factor tonight to discuss the matter. She told Bill that he should continue to invest in stocks.

WATCH: Maria Bartiromo's First Fox Business Network Appearance

“The stock market is based on corporate earnings,” Bartiromo said. “And corporate earnings are doing very well. The corporate sector right now is probably the strongest you’ve seen in a long time.”

Bartiromo said businesses have found a way around some of the obstacles in Washington.

Hear more of what she had to say in the video above.