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Posted on 7 Apr 2013 | 3,246 views
This is why Stock Market Investors Should be Nervous in 2013

Now that the stock market is hitting new highs, everyone’s suddenly excited about buying stocks again. Meanwhile, four years ago, when stocks were at a decade low, no one wanted to have anything to do with them.

Stock Market Crashes »

Posted on 4 Apr 2013 | 3,760 views
The Coming 2013 Stock Market Correction

By a variety of measures, the U.S. equity market is poised for some kind of a Market Pullback, but that isn’t necessarily a bad thing — a fact that underscores the kind of momentum driving stocks these days.

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Posted on 20 Aug 2011 | 9,036 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 9 Aug 2011 | 5,619 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”?

Crash of 1987 »

Posted on 6 Apr 2011 | 7,226 views
Government Bought Stocks After 1987 Crash on Greenspans Advice

Alan Greenspan assumed his most important public position on August 11, 1987, replacing Paul A. Volcker as chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Less than two months after assuming office, Greenspan was faced with such a financial market crisis — the 1987 Stock Market Crash.