On October 28 and 29, 1929—a.k.a. Black Monday and Black Tuesday—a stock-market crash helped kick off the Great Depression.
Now, stock-market milestones are obviously symbolic and generally meaningless.
The CFO was ousted, along with Ortseifen, who was charged with stock-market manipulation and embezzlement.
First, no one I spoke to was obsessing with the stock-market paroxysms.
Second, as shares fall, we should become more enthusiastic about stock-market investing, not less so.
That seems to me a good operation—not so quick as a corner in the stock-market, but far safer.
But most of all the two enjoyed speaking of the stock-market and all which to it pertained.
In the stock-market it was decidedly a case of "act first and think atterwards."
The guests, one and all, assured him that not one of their hard-earned dollars had gone to the stock-market.
They also contained a daily and weekly stock-market diagnosis and prognosis.