I’ve been mentioning lately how Slope’s Virtual Trading Platform (a premium member benefit!) is fantastic for one’s psyche, in my opinion, since it lets you trade with your raw “id“, so to speak, without fear of actual loss. My penchant for puts lately has served me well, and I’m glad to say it’s landed me on top of the heap! Of course, now it would feel nicer if those bucks were actually authentic. We’re going to make a good-looking leaderboard soon, but for now………….click the image:
Slope of Hope Blog Posts
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Well, yeah, this is more like it. Too bad this kind of market couldn’t persist for, oh, one hundred days in a row. It’s such a nice change.(more…)
Isn’t it a delight? I had a monster IWM short I managed to cover almost exactly at the low (for me, freakishly rare) and am simply tending my gazillion little shorts that remain. Today’s pretty cool……..(more…)
In a truly organic market, the cruise liners would all be trading for about three cents per share right now, but they’re not. All the same, a little bit of the incredibly grim reality (AKA their future) is seeping in, and my best short this morning is Royal (ha!) Caribbean.(more…)