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(P&G) stock price didn't budge all that much,


That's cute.

In March of 2000, PG dropped from about 90 to about 60 in one day based on one earnings warning. Biggest drop of a blue chip stock I've ever personally absorbed. It recovered, but it took years.

Ten years later, last May, a "flash crash" caused a downward spike in PG's price, which triggered a lot of panic sells, or stop loss orders. The price very quickly recovered, but the automatic sells clobbered a lot of investors.
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