The boys populating the collective maternal basements over at wallstreetbets are are having a lousy 2021. One of their favorite stocks, IronNet (IRNT) was the recipient of much fawning, praise, and adulation earlier this year. Here’s just a sample, and this fellow goes on for pages ad pages about why you should pour your entire net worth into IRNT calls:(more…)
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Well, I had a relatively sleepless night. I was awake at 3:30 this morning, laying in bed, mulling over what happened Wednesday. When I went to bed, the markets were padding their already substantial gains, and although I didn’t know it until I got into my home office at 5 a.m., the ES had made a new lifetime high. Yes, in the face of a slate of interest rate increases, tapering, and all the other bad news, the ES was higher than it had ever been in the history of the universe.(more…)
Here is the joyful, transcendent splendor which gave me a good opening on a bull-infested morn.