The Retail Investor Gets Rolled Once Again

I don't believe markets are going to die. They aren't going the way of the dinosaur. However, confidence is dead -- confidence in market operations and trading, which doesn't kill the markets but kills the retail trader.

Memories of the "flash crash" are still fresh in everyone's minds. It is a quick go-to when problems in trading arise. But this year has brought no relief for the retail investor and trader. The European financial crisis, bank trading losses, a LIBOR scandal, a screw-up on the most overhyped IPO in history and now issues this morning with multiple names sending volatility and price action skyrocketing in a group of stocks, further damaging any hope for a return in confidence....382 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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