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Is a 40 Percent Correction in the Cards for Stocks?

Risks for stocks seem to be increasing by the day. That being said, it could still me time before stocks finally make a long-term top. After all, numerous analysts have been calling for a top for some time now, yet the market has remained stubbornly bullish. Whether the top is finally reached tomorrow, next week, next month or sometime next year, the end of the bull market is likely on the horizon. While a “correction” is defined as a pullback of 10 percent or more,... Continue Reading

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The stock market has exhibited enormous volatility in the last several sessions. It started last Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropping over 700 points. The sellers were far from finished, however, and the selling resumed full force on Monday. The opening session of the trading week saw the Dow decline by an astounding 1600 points at one point, before rebounding a bit to end down a whopping 1175 points-the largest point decline on record. Tuesday looked as if it might be another brutal... Continue Reading