The Big Number: 131%

One-week market volatility highest since 1987 Black Monday Crash

This level of market volatility is truly unprecedented. Last week, the S&P 500's realized volatility was approximately 131% -- about 2.5x the week prior and higher than any week during the 2008 Global Financial Crisis.

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