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.

Consumers Stapled (by LZ)

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The purpose of this post isn’t to say Brown Forman is a great short idea. Instead, it reflects the mood of the market and potential size of the bear. If this chart is bearish, I don’t want to short it, but I do want to find the consumer staples stocks that are in worse shape.

I saw this post on Twitter and ran the charts.

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Burned to a Crisp(er)

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Remember designer babies? There was a period of time when, just like 3-D printing in 2014, this very futuristic sector was red-hot. And, just like 3-D printing, I’m sure its time will come, but let’s just say the market got ahead of itself, and we’ve got another member of the 90%+ wipeout club.

On a totally separate note, another thing that will be “burned to a crisp” is the bug some of you noticed in which comments were disappearing. We have FOUND the issue and are resolving it today. Thank you for the heads-up.