Market Crash

  1. Is Icahn Right About Market Dangers?

    The investor recently highlighted a number of issues he feels will challenge investors ...
  2. Behind Nokia's 70% Drop in 10 Years (NOK)

    Nokia's old mobile device business rose to global leadership before quickly becoming ...
  3. Don't Let Dire Forecasts Keep You on the Sidelines

    Many people think that they need an accurate forecast about the future to be a successful ...
  4. Talking to Clients Who Think Stocks Are in a ...

    Here's what to tell clients who think that the market is in bubble territory.
  5. ETFs: Are Investors Expecting Too Much from Them?

    The popularity of ETFs may give investors a false sense of security, which is why ...
  6. Is the Market Due for Correction Soon?

    More analysts are now saying that the market may be ready to make a big retreat.
  1. Behind Nokia's 70% Drop in 10 Years (NOK)

    Nokia's old mobile device business rose to global leadership before quickly becoming ...
  2. African Banking Crisis Could Come Before Europe ...

    A poorly constructed financial system could push Africa into a banking crisis before ...
  3. Behind Microsoft's 127.4% Rise in 10 Years (MSFT)

    The most influential factors behind Microsoft's historical stock price price include ...
  4. Behind Verizon's 66.7% Rise in 10 years (VZ, ...

    Analyze Verizon's stock performance over the past 10 years. Learn how VZ's defensive ...
  5. What Thematic Dominance Among Mega-caps Means

    The ranks of mega-caps are now dominated by U.S. companies and two broad sectors ...
  6. How China's Ailing Economy is Becoming Contagious

    Contagion from China might soon become a reality. For some stocks, it's already real. ...
  1. The Greatest Market Crashes

    From a tulip craze to a dotcom bubble, read the cautionary tales of the stock market's ...
  1. What caused Black Monday, the stock market crash of 1987?

    Find out about the factors behind the stock market crash of 1987, also known as Black Monday, when the Dow Jones Industrial ...
  2. What caused the stock market crash of 1929 that preceded The Great Depression?

    Find out what led to the stock market crash of 1929, which in turn led to the Great Depression. It sparked a nearly 90% loss ...
  3. What role did junk bonds play in the financial crisis of 2007-08?

    Discover the role that junk bonds played in the financial crisis of 2007-2008. The main issue is that toxic housing debt ...
  4. What part of the economic cycle is best for investing in the metals and mining sector?

    Consider the pattern of growth and loss in the metals and mining sector, and find out why it can be challenging to correlate ...
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