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Posted on 13 Mar 2013 | 4,610 views
Stocks Crash on Monday – Watch out for Black Tuesday Sell-Off

Stock prices hurtled lower Monday August 8, 2011 as anxiety overtook investors on the first trading day since Standard & Poor’s downgraded American debt. The Dow Jones Industrials were briefly down more than 600 points.

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Posted on 10 Mar 2013 | 3,456 views
Former High Flying Stock Coffee Holding Co has Become Decaffeinated

Shares in the Staten Island-based java distributor Coffee Holding Co. (Stock Symbol: JVA) have sunk by a third in the past few days, trading at $19.79 a share at Friday’s close. The stock in this little-known, family-owned business soared to an eye-popping $30.98 a share last Monday on NASDAQ — after starting the year at less than $4.00 per share.

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Posted on 8 Mar 2013 | 4,982 views
CME Groups New Contract Rules for Comex Silver Futures Caused 10% Correction

Silver’s wild ride continues to break records and changes to the capital requirements for the purchase of silver futures on the New York Mercantile Exchange dampened interest in silver, which saw frantic trading at the beginning of the week, analysts say.

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Posted on 22 Nov 2011 | 1,995 views
The Cost of Thanksgiving Dinner Inflation

The retail cost of menu items for a classic Thanksgiving Dinner including turkey, stuffing, cranberries, pumpkin pie and all the basic trimmings increased about 13 percent this year, according to the American Farm Bureau Federation.

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Posted on 21 May 2011 | 3,191 views
Splash Crash Will be Catastrophic Compared to Flash Crash Stock Market Plunge

One year after the “Flash Crash” that rattled the markets worldwide the Securities and Exchange Commission still has a long way to go to make sure such a major “Stock Market Plunge” doesn’t happen again, academics and other analysts said.