Slope of Hope Blog Posts
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I have been spending a lot of time on the phone lately dealing with insurance companies (don’t even get me started……….) Because of this, I’ve become a certified expert in their hold music and, more importantly, the messages they utter while a person is on hold. There are three specific messages I could really do without: (more…)
Here are today’s trade setups
Long Toll Brothers (TOL)
In my constant quest to introduce Slopers to long-forgotten cultural artifacts, I present to you the only known episodes of Wonderman:
Who would have thought a few years ago that real estate would once again be such a king, but it seems to be the case. One look at the ultrabearish-on-real-estate symbol SRS will put a chill through your spine, since it has fallen on a split-adjusted basis from $4,100 to, um, nineteen bucks. One particularly good-looking chart in this sector is shown below: