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Is This a Bear Market?

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Although stocks have recovered somewhat, the six consecutive days of losses have many investors asking, "Is this a bear market?"

A chart from French multinational bank Société Générale S.A. says yes, this is a bear market. And very convincingly, too - it actually indicates there's a 99.7% chance we're already in a bear market.

Here's why investors should heed this warning - and what they can do about it..

Dow Futures Today Dip Despite 4.8% Surge in China

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What Does Stock Market Volatility Mean for Investors?

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U.S. markets this week have painted the perfect picture of volatility. But exactly what does stock market volatility mean for investors?

Put simply, volatility is the amount of uncertainty about the size of changes in the stock market.

Let's take a look at the $2.1 trillion sell-off this week as a case study to illustrate how stock market volatility actually works...

Dow Jones Industrial Average Rises 369 Points on Second-Quarter GDP

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Why did the Dow Jones Industrial Average rise 369 points today?

Here's how the stock market did today, earnings reports, the top stock market news, and stocks to watch based on today's market moves...

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Stock Market Correction: How Much Money Have We Lost?

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If there's one number that summarizes the stock market correction over the last week, it's $2.1 trillion.

That's the amount of money U.S. markets have lost in just the last six days.

Here's a few comparisons to illustrate just how massive that loss is...

Is This Stock Market Correction Over?

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average has been exceptionally volatile this week.

The volatility has investors wondering: Is this stock market correction over?

Here's why the sell-off might not be over quite yet...

Dow Jones Industrial Average Gains 183 Points on Chinese Rebound

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Soars 619 Points for Biggest Rise Since 2011

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Why did the Dow Jones Industrial Average soar 619 points today?

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Surges 450 Despite Chinese Volatility

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Craters 205 Points in Final 30 Minutes of Trading

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Why did the Dow Jones Industrial Average lose 205 points today?

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The 10 Biggest Drops in Dow Jones Industrial Average History

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed down 586 points yesterday (Monday), marking the eighth-worst point drop in the Dow's 133-year history. On "Black Monday," the Dow Jones closed at 15,872.22, which was a 3.56% drop.

The biggest point drop in the history of the Dow Jones Industrial Average happened on Sept. 29, 2008, when the index plummeted 6.98%.

Here's how yesterday's drop for the Dow Jones Industrial Average ranks among its worst point losses...

Dow Jones Industrial Average Rebounds Today After "Black Monday"

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Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average today (Tuesday, Aug. 25) forecasted a 523-point increase as investors attempt to move past "Black Monday," in which the Dow Jones saw its largest intraday decline in its 133-year history.

This morning, China slashed interest rates again after falling another 7.6% on Tuesday. The Shanghai Index is now down more than 15% in two days, as concerns about the nation's growth rattles investors.

Here's everything investors need to know about the Dow Jones Industrial Average today...

Dow Jones Industrial Average Plunges 586 Points on "Black Monday"

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Why did the Dow Jones Industrial Average lose 586 points today?

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Peter Schiff on U.S. Dollar Crisis: "The Dollar Bubble Is Going to Burst"

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Peter Schiff, economist, best-selling author, and CEO of Euro Pacific Capital, believes a U.S. dollar crisis is underway.

"The dollar is very overvalued...and the dollar is a bubble," he told Newsmax Prime on Aug. 11. "This dollar bubble is going to burst."

Indeed, two weeks later and Schiff's prediction proved timely. The U.S. dollar index has suffered a fourth-straight loss, and U.S. markets have plummeted in the worst weekly sell-off in four years.

Many blame the surprise yuan devaluation. But Schiff believes investors should be worried about the United States, not China...

How to Protect Yourself from Today's Stock Market Crash

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Today's Stock Market Crash: The Dow Jones Industrial Average plummeted more than 1,000 points, or 6%, in early trading today (Monday) as the rout in global stocks deepened. Traders around the world have coined today "Black Monday."

Here's what investors need to know about today's stock market crash, including how to protect their money...

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