S&P500 Crash Comparison ~ market folly

Friday, November 7, 2008

S&P500 Crash Comparison

Calculated Risk has a great chart up of the comparison of various crashes over the years. And, obviously, the current crisis is easily the most direct and brutal of the four. Undoubtedly, this crash has accelerated due in part to the forced selling and hedge fund redemptions/withdrawals/liquidations.

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