Wall Street Crash of 1929 and its aftermath The strength of America’s economy in the 1920’s came to a sudden end in October 1929 – even if the signs of problems had existed before the Wall Street Crash. Suddenly the ‘glamour’ of the Jazz Age andgangsters disappeared and America was faced with a major crisis …
The rally in U.S. stocks faltered after the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose to an all-time high, as investors speculated on the industries and companies that stand to benefit from Donald Trump’s surprise election victory.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged more than 300 points and the dollar rebounded as jobs data reinforced optimism that the economy is robust enough to withstand higher interest rates. http://bloom.bg/1Q5sRi9
A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during the afternoon of February 13, 2015 in New York City. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 18,000 points for the first time in market history
U.S. stocks tumbled, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropping more than 400 points, following a renewed selloff across stocks worldwide as skepticism about the strength of the global economy intensified.
Welcome to the New Year. The Dow Jones Industrial Average took a New Year’s dip as world stock markets fell on news China’s manufacturing sector continues to shrink http://www.theguardian.com/business/2016/jan/04/us-stock-markets-new-years-performance-china-dow-jones-industrial-average-economy
A screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shows the closing number for the Dow Jones industrial average, Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015. The DJIA slid 358 points, 2.1 percent, to 16,990. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)