Black Friday Dow Jones 1987
Following a fraught Friday on the New York Stock Exchange where the DJIA dropped sharply, the opening bell on 19th October started a selling onslaught and .
The Dow Jones Average dropped by more than 22% that day to close.. Nightly Business Report episode.
On October 19th, 1987, the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped a total of 508 points, losing 22.6 percent.
TheStreet looks back at the 1987 Black Monday stock market crash, in which the Dow Jones Industrial.