Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Four Bad Bears

From* via Calculated Risk:

Stock Market Crashes Click on graph for larger image in new window.

Doug Short of (financial planner) sent me this graph of "Four Bad Bears".

Note that the Great Depression crash is based on the DOW; the three others are for the S&P 500.

Interesting times ...

A big ol' hat tip to Calculated Risk!
*We lifted a table via FT Alphaville with this comment:
Crazy markets, the historical perspective

Calling all market stat junkies. Do go to the linked site (check out the bear market charts) and a big 'ol hat tip to the folks at Alphaville....