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Stock Market Drop

Watching China Wobble

Mary Buffett | Posted 09.15.2016 | Business
Mary Buffett

Regardless of the policy choices that Chinese leaders must face, the average Chinese citizen will not be able to go to the polls. How they choose to voice their frustration and how Chinese policymakers react will be a very interesting dance over the next 18 months.


Reuters | Sinead Carew | Posted 03.07.2015 | Business

Another plunge in the price of oil is driving stocks sharply lower in afternoon trading.

A Stock-Market Milestone Is Reached, But Who Cares?

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 10.26.2014 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

What can be said about a political process which so faithfully executes the wishes of the wealthy and powerful at everyone else's expense? The ever-widening gulf between our two economies reflects a breakdown in our democracy -- or, rather, a corruption of it on behalf of special interests.

Whether or Not It's the Weather

Michael Pento | Posted 04.26.2014 | Business
Michael Pento

Growth in the U.S. is slowing, along with Asia and emerging market economies. This is occurring under the context of a continued reduction of Fed asset purchases. Meanwhile, U.S. market strategist are busy looking at the weather charts trying to find excuses.

Recent Volatility in Stock and Emerging Markets: How Worrisome?

Jared Bernstein | Posted 04.06.2014 | Business
Jared Bernstein

The U.S. markets opened with a rebound today after yesterday's selloff, so go figure. Like I said, who knows why indexes bump and grind on a daily and intra-daily basis? But these larger issues are very much worth keeping a close eye upon.

Well That Wasn't Pretty

Reuters | Posted 10.30.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks fell in a thinly traded session on Friday, with the S&P 500 index recording its steepest monthly drop since May 2012 ...

2013 Looks A Lot Like 1937 In Four Scary Ways

Bloomberg View | Amity Shales | Posted 11.19.2012 | Business

Bloomberg View: Will 2013 be 1937? This is the question many analysts are posing as the stock market has dropped after the U.S. election. On Nov. ...

Riding Out the Stock Storm

Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D. | Posted 10.09.2011 | Business
Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D.

I don't know how long it's going to take to dig out from under this monetary mess. I do know I'm not going to give in to panic.

WATCH: E-Trade Baby Reacts To Stock Market Drop

Posted 10.09.2011 | Comedy

The E-Trade baby is usually a pretty cool customer. He has a confidence that borders on hubris. But even he isn't immune to the pressures facing in...

Flight To Safety: What To Do With Your (Remaining) Money After Stock Market Delivers A Drubbing

Pamela Yellen | Posted 10.09.2011 | Business
Pamela Yellen

Investors have short memories. Keeping that in mind, you might want to print this column and save it at the ready. It is timely reading this week and without any doubt will be again -- sooner than any of us want to admit.

How To Survive The Stock Market's Wild Ride

Daily Finance | Posted 10.06.2011 | Black Voices

The stock-market roller coaster has been wild enough to make even the most stoic, stiff-necked investors queasy. After falling in 10 out of the last 1...

DK Matai | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
DK Matai

Editor's Note: This post has been removed from the Huffington Post....

Stock Market Collapse: More Goldman Market Rigging?

Ellen Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Ellen Brown

When Goldman does not get its way, it is in a position to throw a tantrum and crash the market.

Trader FREAKS OUT During Webinar As Stock Market Crashes (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Reformed Broker has this, well, pretty darn hilarious video of a trader giving a webinar as the market crashed yesterday. Our favorite quote c...

Stock Market CRASH Followed By Big Rebound: LIVE UPDATES

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Dow Jones Industrial Index plunged dropped by nearly 1,000 points today -- and then staged an amazing rebound. The news flooded Twitter. Check ...

Wall Street Is Suicidal. It's Time to Focus on Those Who Aren't

Steven G. Brant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steven G. Brant

Part of what will make reforming Wall Street possible is to move Wall Street out of the center of our focus... to take away the celebrity element that has been part of its culture for the last 30 years.

Citigroup TRADING ERROR Fueled Stock Market Crash Today: CNBC

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

UPDATE: 6:39 P.M.: The lightning-fast drop in Procter & Gamble's stock price this afternoon may push the markets to unwind some trades, the CEO of ...

The Time To Sell All Stocks?

Dan Dorfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dan Dorfman

The market's recent ugly showing -- characterized by a resumption of those brutal single day triple-digit Dow losses and rising volatility -- is clearly flashing an S.O.S.