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1991 gulf war vs dow - must read

  1. stelep7

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    2/8/90 iraq invades kuwait, dow 2850
    8/8/90 US fighters arrive in saudi arabia, dow 2750
    10/10/90 dow hits low 2350 as war fears loom
    dow rallies
    18/10/90 dow hits 2530 (7.6% rally)
    30/10/90 dow falls back to 2400 on war fears
    31/10/90 bush builds up US forces, dow 2425
    dow rallies
    15/11/90 dow hits 2580 (6.4% rally)
    29/11/90 U.N authorises attack, dow 2500
    dow rallies
    5/12/90 dow hits 2660 (6.4% rally)
    12/1/91 dow hits low 2450 on war fears (8.6% fall)
    17/1/91 allied attacks begin, dow gaps up 2%, closes up 3%
    dow rallies
    16/2/91 dow hits 2950 (20.4% rally)
    28/2/91 ceasefire
    4/3/91 war over, dow hits 3020 (28.5% rally from pre-war lows)

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