I find this quite interesting: if you look at the period of about November 2017 to August 2018 and compare it to more recent history, they are extremely similar. My conclusion from this is that Bitcoin, in spite of its recent boost, will succumb to weakness again this year, tumbling through six thousand, five thousand, and four thousand dollars.
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.
Boy – ‘Do not try to bend the spoon. That’s impossible. Instead …. only try to realize the truth.’
Neo – ‘What truth?’
Boy – ‘There is no spoon’
From The Matrix – 1999.(more…)
Mobile users – – Android, iPhone, tablets, everything – – I need your help.
As I mentioned recently, I discovered to my shock that a full one-third of Sloper’s visits are from a mobile device. This is shameful to me, because Slope blows on mobile. I’ve never bothered making it mobile-friendly. That is going to change.
In fact, I upgraded from my horrible phone (an ancient iPhone 5s with a shattered screen) to something more modern and decent. I’ve got to say, horizontally, the site isn’t half-bad. This is from my phone just now:(more…)
As we sit here, just a cat’s whisker beneath lifetime highs (as World War 3 has clearly come and gone without any problems), I offer eleven discrete shorting ideas. I have also provided my own stop-loss prices beneath each image, any one of which can be clicked for a much larger version.(more…)
I watch the financials ETFs quite closely. The bank sector one, symbol KBE, has, on an intraday basis, been making a steady series of stair steps in recent days. The lower highs are circled, and the price gaps are definitely aiding the fall.(more…)