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Predicting Crashes »

Posted on 24 Jun 2011 | 7,857 views
Facebook Staff Fears Tech Bubble and Dumping Their Stock Shares Before IPO Crash?

It seems that Facebook employees may be leading a growing trend in Silicon Valley — cashing in on their soaring stock shares before a feared tech bubble crash wipes away their liquidity as it did to so many a decade ago.

Stock Market Crashes »

Posted on 16 Apr 2011 | 4,468 views
TD Ameritrades AMTD Dot-Com Stock Crash History

If your stock makes a big move while you’re stuck in traffic, don’t worry — TD Ameritrade (Stock Symbol: AMTD) lets you buy and sell even when you’re on the go.

Bear Markets »

Posted on 14 Apr 2011 | 4,201 views
Fake Press Release Caused Emulex Bear Raid

Emulex was the unfortunate company to succumb to a coordinated attack on their stock, known as a “Bear Raid” back in 2000 when Mark Jakob released a fake news story on the Internet Wire news service regarding Emulex.

Crash of 1929 »

Posted on 19 Mar 2011 | 10,874 views
Coca Cola Stock Price on October 29 1929

Coca-Cola had humble beginnings. Created by pharmacist Dr. John Styth Pemberton in his backyard on May 8, 1886, the concoction of caramel-colored syrup was tested as a soda fountain drink sold for five cents a glass at the largest drug store in Atlanta, Jacob’s Pharmacy. His bookkeeper, Frank Robinson, suggested the name Coca-Cola and created the unique cursive logo that has been the trademark ever since. Pemberton planned to add a shot of cold, carbonated water to the syrup mixture. By May 29, 1886 the first Coca-Cola ad appeared in …