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.

A Short History Of Market Crashes

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My last few posts have been a coronavirus COVID-19 series, so I’m putting in the links here so as to refer back to them easily for now. These are the seven posts so far.

18th February – Peering Through The Fog Around Coronavirus COVID-19

24th February – Some Genuine Coronavirus Numbers Coming Through

28th February – Falling Down The Steps

9th March – A Tale Of Two Cities

12th March – Sudden Death

16th March – Pinball Markets

20th March – A Short History of Superflu Pandemics

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Are You NUTS? Part Two

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He’s at it again. I want to thank my new friend TXTine for pinging me, which inspired me to DUMP all my longs at great profits and become pure, unadulterated Tim-bear once more, just the way you like me. Incidentally, some of these positions are smaller than Powell’s genitalia. I just like the charts. So my entire portfolio is only 28% committed. It’s not like I’ve lost my mind or anything.

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