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Just an idea to short MDB (Mongo Database), a firm located a short walk from where I’m standing right now.
……..your day is going, you’ve got nothing on this guy. He took a loan from American Express, bought a buttload of weekly Amazon call options, took a complete beating, and then took what was left to buy more Amazon calls. Setting aside the insanity of this on the surface, Amazon, I believe, is going to get hammered, so he’s probably looking at a total loss before this is all over.
The latest hotly-anticipated IPO was electric bike maker Peloton. Before the offering, the CEO bragged on CNBC how they were offering the stock cheaply, and he deliberately was leaving room for investors to make a profit, even on the first day:(more…)
And contrarianism wins again.
Not even two weeks ago, everything was breathless about this news:(more…)