Slope of Hope Blog Posts
Slope initially began as a blog, so this is where most of the website’s content resides. Here we have tens of thousands of posts dating back over a decade. These are listed in reverse chronological order. Click on any category icon below to see posts tagged with that particular subject, or click on a word in the category cloud on the right side of the screen for more specific choices.
It probably is late enough in the year to start thinking about what might be in store for 2016. Let’s face it, on the whole, 2015 has been pretty much a crashing bore or sober disappointment. Neither bull nor bear can claim this as their year. The ES contract has been pretty much priced at 2050, give or take a few bucks, for almost all of 2015.
As I’ve warned repeatedly this year, IPOs have been having terrible performance, even if they are widely-anticipated, red-hot offerings. One recent example is the very famous Match.com, which, as with so many IPOs, pretty much peaked near its initial launch.
Here’s today’s swing-trading watch-list:
Long Emerson Electric (EMR)