Bursting the Bubble Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst? Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Question Thank you! Oops! Related Content Where Is the Market Headed? We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?” The Business Cycle Understanding the economy's cycles can help put current business conditions in better perspective. 5 Smart Investing Strategies Getting what you want out of your money may require the right game plan.