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Posted on 16 Aug 2012 | 3,008 views
Dollar Tree Stock Plunges 18% After Flash Crash Drops the Stock

Dollar Tree (Stock Symbol: DLTR) discount retailer that sells everything for $1 or less, suffered a mini “Flash Crash” in the first two seconds after the open on Thursday August 16, 2012.

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Posted on 6 Aug 2012 | 4,230 views
August 2012 Computer Glitch Almost Causes Repeat of 2010 Flash Crash

A technical glitch on the stock market caused sharp swings in dozens of stocks early Wednesday August 1, 2012 — causing confusion and disarray in the first hour of trading.

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Posted on 15 Apr 2012 | 3,850 views
High Frequency Trading now Turning Bearish and Looking for a Summer 2012 Stock Market Crash

The six month surging stock market rally has nothing to do with any signs of a economic turnaround on Main Street analysts say — the disconnect in the number of shares being traded proves this.

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Posted on 14 Apr 2012 | 3,564 views
Apple Stock Flash Crash Forced Circuit Breaker Halt

When Apple stock took a surprising 9 percent plunge on Friday March 23, 2012 in what is known as a flash crash, the sudden drive appears to be unintentional human error but the result was Apple implementing the circuit breaker rule to avoid sudden market volatility.

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Posted on 5 Aug 2011 | 5,287 views
Dow Jones Stock Market Still 30% Overvalued

Whenever the stock market plunges for several days it reminds us the stock market crash in October 1929, which triggered the 12-year great depression that hit all the western industrialized nations. It all began on a “Black Thursday“, Oct. 24, 1929, when share prices on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) collapsed. Stock prices plummeted on that day, and continued to fall at an unprecedented rate for a full month.