Putting The 2008 Financial Crisis And 2000 Tech Bubble In Context By Looking At Common Stock Prices And Yields | Exploring Markets

Putting The 2008 Financial Crisis And 2000 Tech Bubble In Context By Looking At Common Stock Prices And Yields

Below, you will find a graph. The graph measures stock prices and yields from the year 2000 until the year 2008. This graph is taken from the official US Treasury Department. In 2001-2002, during the Internet boom and bust, stocks had dropped to much lower levels than they are today or did fall during the 2008 financial crisis: