Wall Street

1987 market crash: 30 years later

First Trust Advisors chief economist Brian Wesbury and Meridian Equity Partners' Jonathan Corpina weigh in on the market's record highs and the 30th anniversary of the 1987 market crash.

Dow 23K: More new highs ahead, market expert says

Stocks retreated during the early hours of the trading session Thursday, but one expert says all signs still point higher in the market even after the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above the 23,000 milestone for the first time on Wednesday.

Stock market crash inevitable, financial historian says

A market crash similar to the infamous Black Monday crash in 1987 -- in which stocks around the world plummeted, and the Dow Jones Industrial Complex fell by more than 500 points -- could be in the United States’ future, financial historian John Steele Gordon warned.