A moment of silence, please, for the VIX, which has, for the first time since mid-August, sunk down into the teens. Now if you’ll excuse me, I’m going to go pray to any available god that Friday morning’s jobs report doesn’t offer a final death-blow to the bears, because frankly at this point, we REALLY need a down day, or else we might as well throw our arms up at the rest of the year.
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.
And, of course, Cramer recommended it strongly when it was literally 800% higher than it is now.
Our Friend Returns
There probably hasn’t been any symbol mentioned more often on Slope over the past year than IYR, the real estate fund. This morning, we got closer to the major Fibonacci retracement (91.64) than we’ve been in months. The yellow tinted area is, to my mind, a tremendous top.(more…)
Below is the entire interview with SBF yesterday that had caused so much commotion. I’ve got a few thoughts of my own below the archived video.(more…)