Will the stock market crash after a massive rally since March 2009, or does the S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average and NASDAQ have more to go?
The infographic below visually depicts the various stock market crash events throughout history, and spotlight how the end of the decade has historically been a treacherous time for buy-and-hold investors.
When markets begin downward trends, it is often in the months of October and frequently in years ending with the number 7.
In 1987, the biggest one day percentage drop in history occurred. If an equivalent 23% drop occurred these days in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, it would cause a 5,000 point decline in the index.