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Posted on 11 Mar 2013 | 5,263 views
S&P 500 Heading Into a Bear Market

This current correction began quietly on July 8th but didn’t really accelerate until ten days ago and  escalating worries about the U.S. economy and Europe seem to be forefront.

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Posted on 24 Aug 2012 | 11,483 views
Yahoo YHOO Stock Price After the 2000 Dot.Com Bubble Stock Market Crash

In January 1994, Jerry Yang and David Filo were graduate students at Stanford University when they created a website named “Jerry’s guide to the world wide web”. David and Jerry’s Guide to the World Wide Web was a directory of other websites, organized in a hierarchy, as opposed to a searchable index of pages. In April 1994, “David and Jerry’s Guide to the World Wide Web” was renamed “Yahoo!” — the “yahoo.com” domain was created on January 18, 1995.

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Posted on 24 Aug 2012 | 10,545 views
Microsoft MSFT Stock Price on October 19, 1987 After the 1987 Stock Market Crash

When Microsoft (Stock Symbol: MSFT) went public and launched its initial public offering (IPO) in 1986, the opening stock price was $21.00 per share after the trading day, the price closed at $27.75 per share. As of July 2010, with the company’s nine stock splits, any IPO shares would be multiplied by 288 and if one was to buy the IPO today given the splits and other factors, it would cost about 9 cents per share.