02.09.18 Stock Market Breather

February 9, 2018
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Stock Market: Bottom Line

  • Worst week for market in nearly 2-years.
  • Markets closed Friday’s trading session in positive territory.
  • However, all major indices (Dow, S&P, Nasdaq) close or in “correction” territory (down 10% from record highs).
  • Big question: What happens next?

Many Theories As To Why Stocks Fell:

  • CNBC host/former hedge-fund manager Jim Cramer is getting a lot of attention.
  • He blames “complete morons.”
  • Remember you can “trade” market volatility in different funds, like you can trade stocks.

Click Here To Watch Him Explain

Some say stock market looks like 1996-1997 – Find that article on our source page and more!

  1. This stock-market shakeout looks a lot like 1996-97:
    That uptrend had a way to run in 1996-97, with stocks eventually setting their tech bubble peak in March 2000, albeit with some further downdrafts along the way. Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan uttered his famous irrational exuberance warning in a December 1996 speech.A https://www.marketwatch.com/story/this-stock-market-shakeout-looks-a-lot-like-1996-97-in-one-chart-2018-02-09
  2. Good Read:A https://apnews.com/7515b9880e9d4e5caa38f099104b5a53
  3. What is a correction?A https://www.investopedia.com/terms/c/correction.asp
  4. Cramer blames this week’s crazy market on a ‘group of complete morons’ out speculating:A https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/08/cramer-blames-this-weeks-crazy-market-on-a-group-of-morons.html

by Jenna Lee,