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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 10 Apr 2011 | 6,774 views
The Causes of the Stock Market Crash of 1987

Known as “Black Monday,” the Dow Jones Industrial Average plummeted 508 points, losing 22.6% of its total value on October 19, 1987. It was almost twice as bad as the stock market crash of October 29, 1929 because on that day the DJIA fell an approximated 11.7% and started the Great Depression.