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Crash of 1987 »

Posted on 2 Sep 2011 | 4,368 views
Remembering the Stock Market Crash of October ’87

Remember the stock market crash of ’87? Stocks had been rising for five years and then came “Black Monday” when the Dow lost 508 points in a single day. By the end of October 1987, the Dow had lost nearly a quarter of its value.

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Posted on 10 Aug 2011 | 9,375 views
Looking for a Market Bottom? Try October 2011

With turbulent trading activity, there is no sight of a bottom to the market in the near-term — volatility and the edginess in the markets does not help in forming the “Market Bottom” right now.

Stock Market Crashes »

Posted on 5 Aug 2011 | 5,843 views
Is the Dow Jones Getting Ready for a August 2011 Crash?

If you followed the market crashes of 2000-2002 and 2007-2009, especially the crash of 2007-2009, the 512-point drop in the Dow yesterday (August 4, 2011) feels awfully familiar.

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Posted on 4 Aug 2011 | 16,876 views
Dow Plunges 513 Points on August 4, 2011 Which is the Worst Drop Since the 2008 Financial Crisis Started

The stock market has just finished its worst trading day since the financial crisis. The Dow is closing with a loss of 512.76 points, or 4.31 percent, to close at 11,383.68 and it was the “Worst Trading Day” for the Dow Jones Industrial Average since December 1, 2008 when the DJIA fell 679.95 points.

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Posted on 13 Jul 2011 | 4,884 views
Timing Stock Market Crashes

Spotting a major turn in the stock market and avoiding a stock market crash could be the difference between retiring in style or not retiring at all.