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Posted on 28 Oct 2012 | 6,211 views
Worst Stock Market Days

Despite the severity of stock market drops, the largest drop ever in terms of points goes to September 29, 2008, when the Dow Jones Industrials fell a total of 778 points during the depths of the financial crisis.

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Posted on 5 Jun 2011 | 14,921 views
10 Worst Stock Trading Days in Wall Street History

Lately, some analysts and traders have been predicting there will be another market crash in 2011 and that Wall Street will be once again be exposed to “Insider Trading” scandals, “Ponzi Schemes” and “Fraudulent Companies” making false claims on earnings.

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Posted on 11 Mar 2011 | 6,662 views
The Largest Ever DJIA Intra-Day Sell-Off

On a point basis, the September 29, 2008 sell-off in the U.S. stock market marked the single-worst intra-day pullback in stock market history — a 777.68 decline, followed closely by the 733.08 point pullback two weeks later, on October 15, 2008. Of the 10-steepest declines in stock market history, six came at the end of 2008 during the depths of the financial crisis.