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Posted on 5 Apr 2013 | 3,919 views
How to Hedge Against a Stock Market Correction

With the S&P 500 breaking above previous all-time highs — 1,565 reached on October 9, 2007 — is this the beginning of good things to come for stocks or is it time to lighten up on your stock holdings?

Predicting Crashes »

Posted on 19 Sep 2012 | 7,464 views
Stock Market to Crash September 26, 2012 on Israel Yom Kippur War With Iran

Israel warns that the clock is ticking, and that Iran is dangerously close to acquiring nuclear weapons. Is a long-feared military clash looking more and more likely?

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Posted on 20 Aug 2011 | 9,186 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 13 Apr 2011 | 4,447 views
December 2011 SPDR Signaling Crash

Options trading activity can yield very valuable clues in this regard, and one of the most reliable indicators for 2011 I’ve found is the put-call ratio, a useful, sentiment-based, technical indicator.