School me on investing...

Discussion in 'General' started by noles19, Nov 8, 2017.

  1. jrsamples

    jrsamples Banned

    I was too busy to buy anything, not even lunch. :mad:

    Interesting that many markets are telling you "meh" at this point.
  2. YamahaRick

    YamahaRick Yamaha Two Stroke Czar

    The markets (numbers only) or media's spin?
  3. jrsamples

    jrsamples Banned

    Mostly the stock and commodities markets, definitely not the media. I fully expected stocks to tank, except for energy, and some commodities to have significant gains. While the fat lady hasn't sung on these latest geo-pol events, the lack of reaction indicates that I know a lot less about this herd than I thought. This situation reminds me of Carl Spackler, when he found the turd in the pool, took a bite, and said, "It's no big deal."

    Maybe I should send in my rezy to Motion & BigBird.

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  4. thrak410

    thrak410 My member is well known

    and I missed googl under $2500 ... thx work!! :mad:
  5. SuddenBraking

    SuddenBraking The Iron Price

    I think the consensus is that the war was already priced in before today.
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  6. Clay

    Clay Well-Known Member

    The ETH I bought this morning had a nice jump! Though I believe we're still going to see more free fall.
  7. r6fast

    r6fast Well-Known Member

    Anyone looking at SQ? Great earning this quarter beating expectations.
  8. BigBird

    BigBird blah

    Want to submit a resume?
  9. SuddenBraking

    SuddenBraking The Iron Price

    Strong day in the market today.
  10. Tristan

    Tristan Well-Known Member

    if only there was a way to automatically buy stocks at a preset price limit. Maybe call it a "limit order"
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  11. Tristan

    Tristan Well-Known Member

    Glad I cancelled my buy of RIVN at $50... new order in at $40
  12. BigBird

    BigBird blah

    It surely was a M&B day!

    Bought some Rivian at $48 this morning. Turned out like usual
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  13. zertrider

    zertrider Waiting for snow. Or sun.

    Yeah, class action lawsuits aren't good for stock prices
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  14. pickled egg

    pickled egg Works with puppies, too

    Invest in locking gas caps!
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  15. BigBird

    BigBird blah

    but high gas prices should be good for EVs, right?
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  16. zertrider

    zertrider Waiting for snow. Or sun.

    For established manufacturers I am sure.
  17. Dan Dubeau

    Dan Dubeau Well-Known Member

    The supply chain required to build an EV relies heavily on petroleum. Sure they might get increased sales, but their manufacturing cost are going to go through the roof. For a start up, or a company that is reinvesting heavily, this will be a very tough situation. This just hurts everybody at a time when most are already on the ropes after the past 2 years. There are going to be a lot of industrial auctions in the coming months/years.
    Last edited: Mar 8, 2022
  18. Tristan

    Tristan Well-Known Member

    Got into RIVN at $40 and being a glutton for punishment...bought more TLRY at $5

    ...and more FB at $190
  19. HPPT

    HPPT !!!

    AMZN 20-for-1 split + $10B buyback.
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  20. HPPT

    HPPT !!!

    Anyone know what's going on with BABA today? I have been delaying my decision to buy as it kept dropping but it's now at a point where I think I want to go in.

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