Number of 2% Drops per Year for the S&P 500 Index

Number of 2% Drops per Year for the S&P 500 Index Big drops are normal, as the S&P 500 has more than five 2% drops per year on average (median of 3). Image: Ryan Detrick, LPL Financial LLC

15 Largest Dow Jones Point Drops

15 Largest Dow Jones Point Drops Going back to 1896, yesterday was the 380th largest percentage drop ever for the Dow Jones. Image: LPL Financial LLC

Largest 1-Day Drops for the S&P 500 per Year

Largest 1-Day Drops for the S&P 500 per Year Yesterday, the S&P 500 fell by almost 3%. The average largest 1-day drop per year is -4.04% since 1928. Image: LPL Financial LLC

Fear & Greed Index

Fear & Greed Index The Fear & Greed Index drops to extreme fear levels. Is this a market bottom signal? Image: Cable News Network