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Posted on 5 Aug 2011 | 5,530 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.

Stock Market Crashes »

Posted on 11 Apr 2011 | 4,849 views
Glass Steagall Act and Market Crashes

The Glass-Steagall Act of 1933, also known as the Banking Act of 1933, separated banking according to the types of banking business — commercial banking and investment banking. It was passed when a large portion of the U.S. banking system collapsed during the Great Depression in the 1920s and 1930s.

Bear Markets »

Posted on 9 Apr 2011 | 2,977 views
Bear Market Traps Inside Market Crashes

A “Bear Trap,” which takes its name from the “Bear Market,” indicates an incorrect indication that the rising movement of an index or a stock has started a serious reversal – but it has not.

Predicting Crashes »

Posted on 8 Apr 2011 | 8,472 views
Hindenburg Omen Signal Predicts Market Crash

The Hindenburg Omen is a technical indicator named after the airship that crashed so spectacularly in 1937. According to some, the Hindenburg Omen is the technical pattern that is the most feared by bullish chartists — it’s a technical signal that often predicts an upcoming stock market crash. It is, however, not a guarantee of a crash.

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Posted on 6 Apr 2011 | 5,447 views
The Worst Dow Jones Industrial Average Market Crashes

When one thinks of Dow Jones Industrial Average market crashes, October 1929 and October 1987 come to mind. Although the DJIA ended the month (-20.36 Percent) in 1929 and (-23.22 Percent) in 1987, September 1931 ended the month down (-30.70 Percent).