D-Day 1944 (2) Utah Beach and the US Airborne Landings by S. Badsey, S. Zaloga, K. Ford,

By S. Badsey, S. Zaloga, K. Ford,

Five изданий Osprey Publishing, посвященных высадке союзных войск в Нормандии в 1944 г., + бонус - юбилейное издание D-Day. The Invasion in images (Salamander Books, 1994)\n\nпароль на архивы - infanata

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After grazing 1000 in February of 1966, the Dow slid headfirst, hitting 744 in October, then turned around and headed back uphill, flirting with 1000 a second time at the very end of 1968—before plummeting once again. By the fall of 1969, investors who had bought the hottest stocks of the go-go market—companies like Litton Industries, Transitron and National General—were decimated. Nevertheless, many a conservative investor still sat on a nice stack of paper gains. The mood in New York remained complacent: “Tables were scarce at expensive restaurants,” Brooks reported.

Good decisions” and “bad decisions” play a role in the outcome, but much depends on the wanton accidents of timing—when you get in and when you get out. Ideally, an investor cashes in his chips when a market peaks. If he holds on, his losses compound. Meanwhile, he loses the opportunity to make money elsewhere, and there is always someplace in the world to make money. But in any market cycle, those who find themselves losing the game of musical chairs are bound to resist the inevitable. Even drowning victims do not go straight down.

Somewhere in between the retirees and the Gen X investors, graying baby boomers discovered that they had just enough short-term memory left to learn how to use the Internet. With the bits and bytes of information streaming across their computer screens, anything seemed possible. Online, they tapped into a world of virtual knowledge: Wall Street’s buoyant The People’s Market 19 estimates of what a business might earn, the company’s press release offering its own “pro-forma” version of what it had earned, an analyst’s surmise as to what the quarter’s profits might augur for the future.

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