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Stock Market Crashes »

Posted on 8 Jul 2012 | 4,456 views
Michael Meehan’s Curb Stock Manipulation of RCA, Good Humor Ice Cream and Bellanca Aircraft

Michael J. Meehan (1891–1948) was a stock trader on Wall Street during the 1920s and 1930s. Meehan used his connections to get him a seat on the New York Curb Exchange. Three years later he had saved $90,000 to purchase a seat on the New York Stock Exchange.

Crash of 1929 »

Posted on 8 Apr 2011 | 22,524 views
RCA Stock Price After the 1929 Stock Crash

RCA Corporation, founded as the Radio Corporation of America, was an electronics company in existence from 1919 to 1986. The “29′ Crash” and Bear Market of 1929-1932 wiped out 95% of RCA’s value.

Bear Markets »

Posted on 25 Mar 2011 | 8,176 views
1929 thru 1932 DJIA Bear Market Performance

It took almost three years for the “Dow” to reach the bottom. The 1929 crash was a dramatic drop with the Dow dropping almost 50% in just over two months. However, the Dow’s decline was far from over in terms of either extent or breadth. The market continued its decline for another two and a half years — through the first half of 1932.