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Margin debt adding to stock market volatility–and increasing odds of a “margin panic”

Yesterday's (Wednesday, October 24) plunge in stock prices had all the ear-marks of a margin panic, especially on the NASDAQ Composite Index. The best analysis of yesterday's margin action that I've seen comes from Don Kaufman on TheoTrade.com (You can get TheoTrade's end of the day video for free--Kaufman isn't always the expert voice but […]

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