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loopere
RE: Down goes the Dow

K5 wrote:

No. The market went down 50% in about a month in the 2008 meltdown. I was not in the market. Ergo, I lost nothing.

You're not too sharp are you?



here - the worst months ever in the markets took place in the great depression and the 87 crash. and none of them was near 50%. And remember '87 was an up year in the end.

Five worst months in the stock market

09/1931, -30.7%
04/1932, -23.7%
03/1938, -23.7%
10/1987, -23.2%
05/1940, -21.7%

http://www.financialramblings.com/archives/historical-stock-market-performance/

now you may deflect.


so...what does 'you're not too sharp are you' mean now, compared to you?

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