Tech Wreck vs. Dreck: Why It's Different This Time

Dreck (or drek, depending on how far back you want to trace the root of the word), is a word that has become associated with filth, rubbish, trash and other substandard conditions. While the market crash from the 2000 peak to the 2002 low is widely known as the Tech Wreck, after the Nasdaq 100 fell 82% during that slide, the current environment's eerie similarities beg the question, "It's different this time?"

Just putting those words in that order causes many market veterans to shiver, as they are considered the four most dangerous words in investing. Why? Because they only come to the crowd's consciousness when the answer is soon to be rediscovered as an emphatic no. That is, it's never different this time....966 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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