Depth of Bear Markets Since 1929

Andrew Sullivan recently posted an exceptional chart in his blog “The Daily Dish” that compares the current decline in the Dow Jones Industrial Average with other bull markets starting with the big one in 1929. The chart shows the depth of the decline for each bull run and the length of time it took to reach the bottom before recovering. Click on the image below for the full chart.

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