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Stock Market Crashes »

Posted on 4 Apr 2013 | 4,036 views
The Coming 2013 Stock Market Correction

By a variety of measures, the U.S. equity market is poised for some kind of a Market Pullback, but that isn’t necessarily a bad thing — a fact that underscores the kind of momentum driving stocks these days.

Stock Market Crashes »

Posted on 16 Aug 2012 | 2,889 views
Do Investors Like Stock Market Crashes?

Stock market crashes always seem to result in a bad day for everyone, especially those with large holdings of shares. However, as a smart investor, or even a new investor, there is no need to sweat stock market crashes like the big guys. In fact, when the stock market sees bad days, you could possibly be seeing green.

Headline »

Posted on 16 Aug 2012 | 2,745 views
Facebook (FB) Stock Price Crashes Again

Shares of Facebook (Ticker Symbol: FB) hit a fresh all-time low on August 16, 2012 — falling as much as (6.5%) in early trading after the company’s insider lockup period expired.

Predicting Crashes »

Posted on 6 Aug 2012 | 3,994 views
Hedge Fund VISP Shorted Stocks Anticiapting a September 2012 Stock Market Collapse

Goldman Sachs (Ticker Symbol: GS) tracks a group of 50 stocks they like to refer to as the “Hedge Fund VISP” (Very-Important-Short-Position) basket.

Bear Markets »

Posted on 14 Apr 2011 | 29,255 views
The Bear Raid on United Airlines Stock

When short sellers collaborate to push down the price of a stock through coordinated short-selling and/or the spreading of false rumors, such as United Airlines, it is considered to be manipulation by the SEC, and both acts are considered illegal — which is known on Wall Street as a “Bear Raid” attack.