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Posted on 14 Mar 2013 | 4,202 views
Don’t Bring out the Champagne yet – DJIA Predicted to Bottom Out at 8200

Last Thursday, after a couple of weeks of steady but relatively normal declines, the Dow suddenly tanked 500 points. Then, after a modest recovery on Friday, it fell 600 points — then it soared 400 points. Then it plunged 500 points — then it blasted off to another 400 point gain.

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Posted on 11 Mar 2013 | 5,187 views
S&P 500 Heading Into a Bear Market

This current correction began quietly on July 8th but didn’t really accelerate until ten days ago and  escalating worries about the U.S. economy and Europe seem to be forefront.

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Posted on 3 Jun 2012 | 3,087 views
June 2012 Black Monday Ready to Crash the Stock Market

So far, the “Sell in May and Go Away” strategy has followed the textbook lessons over the last few years but as you can see from the chart at the end of this article, the short-lived seasonal sell-offs have been followed by significant advances — up +33% from 2010 lows and up +29% from the 2011 lows.

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Posted on 9 Aug 2011 | 5,768 views
Is it a Stock Market Crash When the Dow Jones Industrial Average Drops 1,147 Points Over Three Trading Days?

After “Black Tuesday“, October 29, 1929, Variety declared “Wall Street Lays an Egg” — to describe a drop of 23 percent in the stock market over two days. In the stock market “Crash of 1987”, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 22.6 percent of its value in one day. On Monday August 8, 2011 the Dow dropped 634.76 points to 10809.85. Does the sharp decline qualify as a “Stock Market Crash”?