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Profit From the China Stock Market Crash With This Strategy

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A China stock market crash this summer triggered a global sell-off. The country’s benchmark index, the Shanghai Composite, lost 12.5% in August alone. It declined a massive 37.94% (1,960.36 points) from its June 12 high through the end of August.

Investors all over the world are growing increasingly concerned – and they should be.

Watch the video to get Money Morning Capital Wave Strategist Shah Gilani’s strategy for investors to protect themselves -- and even profit -- from a China stock market crash…

What Is a Death Cross?

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It's a question that often comes up in times of market turbulence: "What is a death cross?"

In the simplest of terms, a death cross is when the 50-day moving average passes below the 200-day moving average. While traders view the death cross as a bearish indicator, technical analyst dismiss it.

But investors should not ignore a death cross in the markets. Here's why...

How to Invest During a Stock Market Correction

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Since reaching an intraday high of 18,351.36 on May 19, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has dropped 11.6% through today.

That puts us squarely in correction territory, and has led to many readers asking us how to invest during a stock market correction.

For the answer, we turned to Money Morning Executive Editor Bill Patalon. Here's his strategy...

Your Stock Market Crash Survival Plan

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Make no mistake about it: The stock market crashed last Monday.

Stocks bounced on Wednesday and Thursday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average gaining back more than 1,000 points.

Now investors want to know: Was last Monday's stock market crash a below-the-belt hit?

Here's the truth about last week, what's going to happen next, and what you should do...

Our Secret to the Biggest Gains During Market Corrections

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When it comes to stock market corrections, the urge to sell and run for cover is completely understandable - but it's the wrong move.

Instead, when the going gets tough, the tough... go shopping.

Shopping after a market sell-off is absolutely critical to capture the maximum possible profits. Remember, the markets' powerful upward bias means corrections and even crashes will always pass into history, giving way to wealth-generating bull runs.

And today, our strategists will share some of their own market correction shopping lists, and even how to lay "profit traps" to pick them up at the price you want.

Will the Stock Market Rally Stick?

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On the heels of last Monday's vicious 1,000+ point "dip" and then Wednesday's subsequent 619-point "rip " higher, many investors are asking one question - will the stock market rally stick?

The media certainly seems to think so, but I'm not so sure.

I say that because the answer depends on a question nobody's asking...

Why Some ETFs Led the Markets Down Last Week

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Of all the scary things that happened last Monday when the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more than 1,000 points, nothing was scarier than what happened with exchange-traded funds (ETFs).

They crashed and exacerbated the market sell-off. They're not all a bad risk, and there are some we like to recommend that are quite safe - even essential - during a market reversal.

Investors need to understand exactly what it is they're holding. But this opens a can of worms Wall Street would rather leave shut tight, because there's a danger to investors from some of these.

Here's the truth...

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..

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...

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...

How Have New IPOs Been Affected by the Stock Market Correction?

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New IPOs have not been shielded from the recent stock market sell-off.

Many of the largest IPOs in the last few years, such as Twitter and Alibaba, have been crushed by the market turmoil.

Here's what could happen to the IPO market if the Dow and S&P 500 keep falling...

How a Stock Market Crash Would Thin Out These Upcoming IPOs

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Even companies that have not yet gone public are suffering from the prospect of a full-blown stock market crash.

In particular the so-called "unicorns" - startups with valuations of $1 billion or more - face a major shake-up. Venture capitalists have already started to warn that they won't be as loose with their money as they have been.

Here's how this will affect the biggest startups, and what it means for IPOs in 2015...

[BREAKING] China's Stock Market Crash Will Create the Next Great Depression in the U.S.

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Slowing economic growth has caused a stock market crash in China this year, as the Shanghai Composite has now fallen more than 43% in just two months.

And the ramifications stretch far beyond just China. According to CIA Asymmetric Threat Advisor Jim Rickards, China's slowing economy will help usher in the next 25-year Great Depression in the United States.

Here are the startling statistics...

Jim Rogers: "Don't Give Up on Commodities"

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Legendary investor Jim Rogers just spoke with BBC's Radio 4 on Aug. 24, now known as "Black Monday" - the day commodities crashed to their lowest level in the 21st century.

Brent crude oil prices, the international benchmark, have plummeted 18.8% in August so far, dipping below $44 a barrel. Futures have fallen 38.6% from the 2015 high of $69.94 seen just over three months ago. WTI crude oil prices have fallen even more - the U.S. benchmark has tumbled 20% this month, 34.6% this year, to hit below $39 a barrel.

There are ample reasons to be pessimistic about commodities right now.

But according to the famously contrarian Rogers, investors shouldn't rule out a comeback for the depressed sector...

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