Is Covid-19 crash the worst drawdown ever?

How the stock market is being hit by COVID-19? How the current stock market collapse compares with others in history?

Black Tuesday 1929 (-86%), Nixon Shock 1973 (-48%), Dot Com Bubble 2000 (-49%), Global Fin Crisis 2007 (-57%), all beat Covid-19 2020 (-34%).

(Chart source: Visual Capitalist)

Deni Memic

Academic Program Chair Finance at Higher Colleges of Technology - UAE