The Stock Market Fell To Its Lowest Point During The Depression

21/06/2016 stock market crash

Impact varies by account balance: This Issue Brief estimates changes in average 401(k) balances from Jan. The fact of the matter is that U.S. stock markets are trending higher, and will trade much higher in 2016 and 2017. A few major investors began to withdraw from the market, and some leading executives even volunteered that their own company stock was overvalued. Consumer confidence is at an all time LOW, rivaling that of the Great Depression, regardless of what the media is attempting to convince the public with. Even if the risk of a stock market crash isn’t very high, the stock market has been booming for seven years. And we have had several corrections since this bull market began on March 9, 2009. The government decided to take preventive measures for the future to avoid a recurrence of a similar crash.

Speculative excesses were, indeed, absent from the market for …