Types of Stock Market Declines since 1900

Types of Stock Market Declines Original article can be seen here at AMERICAN FUNDS A look back at stock market history since 1900 shows that declines have varied widely in intensity, length and frequency. In the midst of a decline, it’s been nearly impossible to tell the difference between a…

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Hoe Gereeld Gebeur Groot Aandele Mark Dalings

Aandele markte wêreldwyd, ook hier in Suid Afrika, het die afgelope twee maande weer ‘n groot skrik gevang na groot dalings. Die FTSE-JSE Top 40 Indeks en die Amerikaanse S&P500 Indeks het tussen 3 November 2015 en 22 Januarie 2016 beide omtrent 15% gedaal. Hieronder is ‘n tabel wat ‘n…

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Margin Debt in the USA

Look at margin debt in the USA– the amount of money people are borrowing to invest in stocks. Much of the growth in stock market valuations is being pushed up by phantom money that doesn’t really exist. It currently sits deep in the “danger zone,” at the highest level since…

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