Huge One-Day Gains Are Common During Bear Markets Than Bull Markets

The US equity market crashed dramatically in the past weeks as market participants woke up to the fact the US is not immune from events happening in far-away countries. The utter madness that prevailed in the market before the collapse such as the constant hype over Tesla(TSLA) and other hot stocks now looks dumb.These days …

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Global Stock Markets Have Powered Through Past Viral Outbreaks : Chart

Viral outbreaks such as the current COVID-19 Coronavirus is not new. We have had many viral outbreaks in the past which all went away after some time. One important difference between COVID-19 and other viruses like Zika, SARS, Ebola, etc. is that most the western world were not impacted by them – at least in …

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The US Stock Market’s Ten Worst Days And Their Rebounds

Stocks usually rebound sharply after sever declines. The recent dramatic days of plunge was fast and furious. Volatility has indeed returned to the market. What was until a China issue, has become a global problem. The most important factor that changed the calculus on the impact is the spreading of the virus in the US. …

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