What was supposed to be a day of champagne popping and joy quickly turned into an investing nightmare for many individual investors.
"I invested $500,000 and put in stops at $40.25. The stops never triggered and I didn't realize until 3:30 p.m.," wrote Paul Allen (NOT Microsoft's (MSFT) co-founder). "Instead of making a small profit, I lost $40,000! I no longer trust anybody's trading platform or exchange."
Another investor, Rosanne Cohn simply MORECatherine Tymkiw - May 23, 2012 3:31 PM ET
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