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Predicting Crashes »

Posted on 14 Mar 2013 | 3,239 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.

Stock Market Crashes »

Posted on 13 Mar 2013 | 4,080 views
Dow Jones Industrial Average Sell-Off may Test August 26, 2010 Lows of 9,985

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) and the rest of the major stock indexes just had one of the steepest one day declines since the May 6, 2010 “Flash Crash” occurred.

Predicting Crashes »

Posted on 7 Mar 2013 | 6,294 views
Dogs of the Dow Strategy

The Dogs of the Dow is an investment strategy popularized by Michael O’Higgins, in 1991 which proposes that an investor annually select for investment the ten Dow Jones Industrial Average stocks whose dividend is the highest fraction of their price.

Crash of 1929 »

Posted on 7 Mar 2013 | 8,236 views
New York Stock Exchange DJIA Stocks on October 29 1929

The Roaring Twenties, the decade that led up to the Crash, was a time of wealth and excess. Despite caution of the dangers of speculation, many believed that the market could sustain high price levels. Shortly before the crash, economist Irving Fisher famously proclaimed, “Stock prices have reached what looks like a permanently high plateau.”

Stock Market Crashes »

Posted on 2 Jun 2012 | 2,503 views
Dow Jones Industrial is now Collapsing in 2012

The unemployment numbers are in, and it’s looking ugly out there. Payrolls grew by 69,000 last month, which remains a gain, but is the weakest showing in a year. Not only that, but April was revised down. In response, markets are plummeting.