Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Monday, August 13, 2012
In other words, I'm watching for the next bear market signal.
Wednesday, August 01, 2012
Flood of Errant Trades Is a Black Eye for Wall Street
An automated stock-trading program accidentally flooded the market with millions of trades Wednesday morning, spreading turmoil across Wall Street and drawing renewed attention to the fragility and instability of the nation’s stock markets ...
“The machines have taken over, right?” said Patrick Healy, the chief executive of the Issuer Advisory Group, a capital-markets consulting firm. “When events like this happen they just reaffirm that these aren’t investors, these are traders.”