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Posted on 20 Aug 2011 | 9,254 views
18 Trading Strategies for a Stock Market Crash

From August 1 through August 10, when the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index plunged 13.3 percent amid surging volatility, high-frequency firms tripled their volume and may have accounted for 75 percent of U.S. shares changing hands.

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Posted on 4 Aug 2011 | 17,645 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 14 Jun 2011 | 8,215 views
10 Clues the Stock Market is About to Crash Again

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is currently off 7% from its April high and has broken decisively down through its 50 Day Moving Average — the Federal Reserve and economist have also described this current down trend as a “Soft Patch” but the markets are not so sure.

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Posted on 4 Jun 2011 | 4,394 views
Has a 2011 Top Just Formed in the U.S. Stock Markets?

There is no sure thing when timing the stock market but when price action and other “Technical Analysis” stock indicators confirm fundamental economic issues, it’s a good bet to go with the flow. Right now, the flow is down — the level of debt the government has taken on to aid an economic recovery is at the extreme and has become extravagant because of the financial crisis. U.S debt stood at 92% of GDP at year-end 2010, on par with beleaguered Portugal’s level of public debt.

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Posted on 12 May 2011 | 3,629 views
Pharmasset – VRUS Up 1217% Since 2009 Bottom

Pharmasset (NASDAQ: VRUS) is a pharmaceutical company which develops oral therapeutics for the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), hepatitis B (HBV), and hepatitis C (HCV). Share prices in Pharmasset surged on the back of analyst upgrades on the stock and an “Uptrend” rating from SmarTrend in early January which has sent their stock soaring over 120% since the Uptrend alert was issued.