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Monday Markets: Picking up the pieces from Friday’s carnage

WASHINGTON, August 23, 2015 — Friday’s stock market close left individual investors and seasoned market professionals alike in a state of shock. Much of this weekend’s post-crash chatter has involved speculation focusing on just how nasty Monday morning’s follow-through action is likely to be. Read also: What’s really spooking the Fed and stock markets in ...

Wall Street Roadkill: Dow off over 530 as U.S. markets crash

WASHINGTON, Aug. 21, 2015 – After opening down and fading further after several feeble rally attempts, stocks were pancaked in the final hour of U.S. trading on Friday. The Dow Jones Industrials (DJI) closed down 64.84 points, the casualty of a massive selling panic that caught even many professionals off-guard with its intensity. Other averages ...

Wall Street Hell Week: Dow, S&P500, NASDAQ crater again

WASHINGTON, October 15, 2014 – It’s a bad day for the Maven today as he tries to file his tax return before the ultimate filing deadline today while simultaneously directing a virtual fire hose at his fire-consumed portfolio. Stocks themselves have descended into the bowels of hell this morning, with the Dow initially down well ...