Not looking so good now, innit?
And what drove the DJI to such levels? his treason at Riyadh when he agreed that $350 billion deal with the medieval Saudis. You know, the ones he accused of 9/11. And Boeing will get $50 billion from that deal. Hence Boeing stocks rocketed and drove the index. You know, Boeing of the military-industrial complex.
The CBOE VIX index, commonly known as the Wall Street ‘fear index’, has shot up 14 percent today to 42.62, a gain of 5.3 points.
The index measures market expectations of future stock prices and their volatility.
The chart has only been this high on three previous occasions, said Business Insider UK’s Jim Edwards in a tweet.
They are the dot-com crash of 1999, the credit crash of 2009 and the downgrading of US credit from AAA to AA+ in 2011.
[source : Dow Jones average LIVE: Latest updates as Industrial Index CRASHES 2,200 points, Daily Express, https://www.express.co.uk/finance/city/914907/dow-jones-average-live-industrial-average-crash-latest-updates, 6th February 2018]