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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7200 on: October 21, 2020, 09:20:13 AM »
Top is in confirmed. I just put $50k in the market (new funds from home sale), at the peak high value of Tuesday. It's all downhill from here.

Thank you for your service.

Hear hear!

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7201 on: October 22, 2020, 08:26:27 PM »
Top rate service topping off the top!

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7202 on: October 26, 2020, 03:32:03 PM »
Saw today on the news headlines tonight that the NASDAQ and S&P 500 just posted their single worst day since September (almost four weeks ago).

I knew the top was in but unprecedented results like this really drive it home, you know?

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7203 on: October 26, 2020, 04:14:35 PM »
Saw today on the news headlines tonight that the NASDAQ and S&P 500 just posted their single worst day since September (almost four weeks ago).

I knew the top was in but unprecedented results like this really drive it home, you know?

HOLY CRAP

top was in

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7204 on: October 26, 2020, 04:18:30 PM »
Saw today on the news headlines tonight that the NASDAQ and S&P 500 just posted their single worst day since September (almost four weeks ago).

I knew the top was in but unprecedented results like this really drive it home, you know?

They did??

(Googles. S&P 3401.)

LOL. Good one, @maizefolk!

I love this thread.

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7205 on: October 26, 2020, 04:21:26 PM »
Saw today on the news headlines tonight that the NASDAQ and S&P 500 just posted their single worst day since September (almost four weeks ago).

I knew the top was in but unprecedented results like this really drive it home, you know?

Just look at it's chart... Over the past year we've deviated from the historical average return by almost two percent! Clearly this time is different.

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7206 on: October 26, 2020, 07:10:22 PM »
Saw today on the news headlines tonight that the NASDAQ and S&P 500 just posted their single worst day since September (almost four weeks ago).

I knew the top was in but unprecedented results like this really drive it home, you know?

Just look at it's chart... Over the past year we've deviated from the historical average return by almost two percent! Clearly this time is different.

And just wait till March 2021, the 12 month top will look bubblicious!   Even now we approach 30% UUUUUP,, The TOPPPP is INNNN!

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7207 on: October 28, 2020, 12:23:55 PM »
Nothing? The sky is falling and Top is in is not in my list of new replies. Let’s GO!!


Stock market should be at 0 within a few weeks at this rate! Coronavirus is taking over, TP is flying off the shelves, there are elections happening all over the world, and Jack Ma is richer than the Walton Family. Does no one care anymore!?

I request memes! Or at least a witty joke or something.
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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7208 on: October 28, 2020, 12:53:21 PM »

I request memes! Or at least a witty joke or something.

I only look at the market on the 30th of every month. So today the top is both infinite and zero.

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7209 on: October 28, 2020, 01:12:36 PM »
Somebody dummy up a picture of schrodinger's top.

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7210 on: October 28, 2020, 01:34:22 PM »
The Dow is falling! Ticker tape can be used for a VERY scary Halloween costume! Click here for secret plans on how to make a VIX Fear hat!

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7211 on: October 28, 2020, 01:36:42 PM »


No curiosity to finding out...……The Top is in!

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7212 on: October 28, 2020, 01:38:29 PM »
The Dow is falling! Ticker tape can be used for a VERY scary Halloween costume! Click here for secret plans on how to make a VIX Fear hat!
not even a subscription option??? Pah!

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7213 on: October 28, 2020, 01:47:56 PM »
The Dow is falling! Ticker tape can be used for a VERY scary Halloween costume! Click here for secret plans on how to make a VIX Fear hat!
not even a subscription option??? Pah!

See how the Motley Fool made the best Halloween ever with this one trick!

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7214 on: October 28, 2020, 02:17:13 PM »

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7215 on: October 28, 2020, 03:03:16 PM »
I request memes! Or at least a witty joke or something.

The meme top was 2019. This year is hindsight top.

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7216 on: October 28, 2020, 03:29:24 PM »
Every once in a while someone comes on here bloviating about how this thread won't be so active as soon as we get a little downturn. I always make some sarcastic comment in my head about naive noobs.

Well today, on a big bad down day, this thread is pretty quiet. I just don't think we care anymore. We're not bummed out by down days, we're not excited by them either. We just don't care anymore.

https://youtu.be/xLpfbcXTeo8

And don't even get me started on @thorstach. Who cares?

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7217 on: October 28, 2020, 03:33:31 PM »
Yipes! I didn't even realize today was a big down day until I read your comment solon (in fairness I was locked in a work event almost all day).

Yes, after the big and fast drop this past spring, individual days like this just don't get the heart pumping in the same way. Now if we open limit down a couple of days running again, that would be different. I should probably go work on some memes or something just in case that happens.

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7218 on: October 28, 2020, 03:46:23 PM »
S&P 500 is still up for the year.   That's not doom and gloom time.

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7219 on: October 28, 2020, 03:49:04 PM »
Every once in a while someone comes on here bloviating about how this thread won't be so active as soon as we get a little downturn. I always make some sarcastic comment in my head about naive noobs.

Well today, on a big bad down day, this thread is pretty quiet. I just don't think we care anymore. We're not bummed out by down days, we're not excited by them either. We just don't care anymore.

https://youtu.be/xLpfbcXTeo8

And don't even get me started on @thorstach. Who cares?


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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7220 on: October 28, 2020, 03:52:52 PM »

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7221 on: October 28, 2020, 04:44:08 PM »
Fear is back, VIX above 40, unlimited QE not enough. False breakout, GOAT MOAT still in.

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7222 on: October 28, 2020, 04:47:54 PM »
Oh, sure, @thorstach returns to try to steal my thunder. I think I have supplanted him as calling the top by my investing new funds at the TOP of the past week.

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7223 on: October 28, 2020, 07:18:32 PM »
Fear is back, VIX above 40, unlimited QE not enough. False breakout, GOAT MOAT still in.
Yea verily the Great Thorstach has spoken!

Let he who has eyes see! Let he who has ears hear!



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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7224 on: October 28, 2020, 07:25:34 PM »
Yipes! I didn't even realize today was a big down day until I read your comment solon (in fairness I was locked in a work event almost all day).

Yes, after the big and fast drop this past spring, individual days like this just don't get the heart pumping in the same way. Now if we open limit down a couple of days running again, that would be different. I should probably go work on some memes or something just in case that happens.

Sure we are quiet because down days aren’t interesting.  It’s “TOP is in” not “retracement is in”

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7225 on: October 29, 2020, 08:35:42 AM »
Fear is back, VIX above 40, unlimited QE not enough. False breakout, GOAT MOAT still in.

I was hoping for one more day to make my 401k contributions count a little more, dammit.

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7226 on: October 29, 2020, 08:46:09 AM »
Fear is back, VIX above 40, unlimited QE not enough. False breakout, GOAT MOAT still in.

I was hoping for one more day to make my 401k contributions count a little more, dammit.

My exact thought when I saw thorstach posted an update.

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7227 on: October 29, 2020, 01:10:39 PM »
Fear is back, VIX above 40, unlimited QE not enough. False breakout, GOAT MOAT still in.

The Lord Of Rebounds strikes again!

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7228 on: October 29, 2020, 02:19:47 PM »
Fear is back, VIX above 40, unlimited QE not enough. False breakout, GOAT MOAT still in.

The Lord Of Rebounds strikes again!

The Round Mound of Rebound = The Lord of Rebounds
Charles Barkley = thorstach

Change my mind.

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7229 on: October 29, 2020, 03:39:18 PM »
Fear is back, VIX above 40, unlimited QE not enough. False breakout, GOAT MOAT still in.

The Lord Of Rebounds strikes again!

If I'd checked this thread last night I could have bought some options... Since I started reading this thread the mighty thorstach has a perfect record.

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7230 on: October 30, 2020, 10:32:37 AM »
Fear is back, VIX above 40, unlimited QE not enough. False breakout, GOAT MOAT still in.

The Lord Of Rebounds strikes again!

If I'd checked this thread last night I could have bought some options... Since I started reading this thread the mighty thorstach has a perfect record.

As I write, S&P is at 3271. No rebound yet! You can still get on the Thorstach train. You have plenty of options (pun intended).

Perfect record: still in play!
« Last Edit: October 30, 2020, 10:36:48 AM by BicycleB »

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7231 on: October 30, 2020, 11:07:29 AM »
As I write, S&P is at 3271. No rebound yet! You can still get on the Thorstach train. You have plenty of options (pun intended).

Perfect record: still in play!

Has now cratered to 3,256.

Do all you folks keep ashes and sackcloth on hand for days like today or do should I just buy as needed?

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7232 on: October 30, 2020, 11:58:39 AM »
As I write, S&P is at 3271. No rebound yet! You can still get on the Thorstach train. You have plenty of options (pun intended).

Perfect record: still in play!

Has now cratered to 3,256.

Do all you folks keep ashes and sackcloth on hand for days like today or do should I just buy as needed?

My sackcloth options expired worthless. Still holding onto the ashes.

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7233 on: October 30, 2020, 12:35:33 PM »
As I write, S&P is at 3271. No rebound yet! You can still get on the Thorstach train. You have plenty of options (pun intended).

Perfect record: still in play!

Has now cratered to 3,256.

Do all you folks keep ashes and sackcloth on hand for days like today or do should I just buy as needed?

Not a deep crater as the S&P 500 is still up for the year...

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7234 on: October 30, 2020, 01:05:05 PM »
Not a deep crater as the S&P 500 is still up for the year...

But if it keeps dropping 15 points every half hour the S&P 500 will hit zero within less than seven weeks.

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7235 on: October 30, 2020, 02:24:34 PM »
what's a goat moat?

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7236 on: October 30, 2020, 02:28:17 PM »
what's a goat moat?

Greatest Of All Time Mother Of All Tops.

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7237 on: October 30, 2020, 02:32:07 PM »
what's a goat moat?
Or it might be a moat to keep the goats out of the castle... unless they have a boat.
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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7238 on: October 30, 2020, 02:43:11 PM »
The walls certainly wont stop them:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RG9TMn1FJzc

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7239 on: October 30, 2020, 03:48:08 PM »
As I write, S&P is at 3271. No rebound yet! You can still get on the Thorstach train. You have plenty of options (pun intended).

Perfect record: still in play!

Has now cratered to 3,256.

Do all you folks keep ashes and sackcloth on hand for days like today or do should I just buy as needed?

You're welcome, everyone - I pulled some cash out of the market to put down on my house, and the next day (when the sell order went through, of course) the market dropped.  My bad!

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« Reply #7240 on: October 30, 2020, 04:41:28 PM »
As I write, S&P is at 3271. No rebound yet! You can still get on the Thorstach train. You have plenty of options (pun intended).

Perfect record: still in play!

Has now cratered to 3,256.

Do all you folks keep ashes and sackcloth on hand for days like today or do should I just buy as needed?

You're welcome, everyone - I pulled some cash out of the market to put down on my house, and the next day (when the sell order went through, of course) the market dropped.  My bad!

What the hell kind of house did you buy!?! Gosh. You didn't buy Greenland did you?

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7241 on: October 30, 2020, 05:00:16 PM »
As I write, S&P is at 3271. No rebound yet! You can still get on the Thorstach train. You have plenty of options (pun intended).

Perfect record: still in play!

Has now cratered to 3,256.

Do all you folks keep ashes and sackcloth on hand for days like today or do should I just buy as needed?

You're welcome, everyone - I pulled some cash out of the market to put down on my house, and the next day (when the sell order went through, of course) the market dropped.  My bad!

What the hell kind of house did you buy!?! Gosh. You didn't buy Greenland did you?

Just a small private island...

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« Reply #7242 on: October 30, 2020, 05:24:32 PM »
As I write, S&P is at 3271. No rebound yet! You can still get on the Thorstach train. You have plenty of options (pun intended).

Perfect record: still in play!

Has now cratered to 3,256.

Do all you folks keep ashes and sackcloth on hand for days like today or do should I just buy as needed?

You're welcome, everyone - I pulled some cash out of the market to put down on my house, and the next day (when the sell order went through, of course) the market dropped.  My bad!

What the hell kind of house did you buy!?! Gosh. You didn't buy Greenland did you?

Just a small private island...

I guess for some people...

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« Reply #7243 on: October 30, 2020, 08:29:17 PM »
Not a deep crater as the S&P 500 is still up for the year...

But if it keeps dropping 15 points every half hour the S&P 500 will hit zero within less than seven weeks.

My net worth dropped the equivalent of 3 weeks salary. We're doomed.

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« Reply #7244 on: October 31, 2020, 07:37:18 AM »
As I write, S&P is at 3271. No rebound yet! You can still get on the Thorstach train. You have plenty of options (pun intended).

Perfect record: still in play!

Has now cratered to 3,256.

Do all you folks keep ashes and sackcloth on hand for days like today or do should I just buy as needed?

You're welcome, everyone - I pulled some cash out of the market to put down on my house, and the next day (when the sell order went through, of course) the market dropped.  My bad!

What the hell kind of house did you buy!?! Gosh. You didn't buy Greenland did you?

Just a small private island...

Poor investment.  Due to climate change it's likely to return less land area each year.  Island top is in.

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« Reply #7245 on: October 31, 2020, 09:14:43 AM »
Not a deep crater as the S&P 500 is still up for the year...

But if it keeps dropping 15 points every half hour the S&P 500 will hit zero within less than seven weeks.

My net worth dropped the equivalent of 3 weeks salary. We're doomed.

Nah, just don't buy anything for 3 weeks. Solved!

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7246 on: October 31, 2020, 06:39:28 PM »
Not a deep crater as the S&P 500 is still up for the year...

But if it keeps dropping 15 points every half hour the S&P 500 will hit zero within less than seven weeks.

My net worth dropped the equivalent of 3 weeks salary. We're doomed.

Nah, just don't buy anything for 3 weeks. Solved!

It takes me 2 months to spend 3 weeks salary. I'm a terrible consumer.
« Last Edit: October 31, 2020, 07:47:25 PM by Travis »

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« Reply #7247 on: October 31, 2020, 08:37:32 PM »
Not a deep crater as the S&P 500 is still up for the year...

But if it keeps dropping 15 points every half hour the S&P 500 will hit zero within less than seven weeks.

My net worth dropped the equivalent of 3 weeks salary. We're doomed.

Nah, just don't buy anything for 3 weeks. Solved!

It takes me 2 months to spend 3 weeks salary. I'm a terrible consumer.

There's an app for that.

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« Reply #7248 on: November 01, 2020, 01:40:13 AM »
As I write, S&P is at 3271. No rebound yet! You can still get on the Thorstach train. You have plenty of options (pun intended).

Perfect record: still in play!

Has now cratered to 3,256.

Do all you folks keep ashes and sackcloth on hand for days like today or do should I just buy as needed?

You're welcome, everyone - I pulled some cash out of the market to put down on my house, and the next day (when the sell order went through, of course) the market dropped.  My bad!

What the hell kind of house did you buy!?! Gosh. You didn't buy Greenland did you?

Just a small private island...

Poor investment.  Due to climate change it's likely to return less land area each year.  Island top is in.

Unless the island is currently cover in ice... might be a very nice place in a few more decades.

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Re: Top is in
« Reply #7249 on: November 01, 2020, 09:32:55 AM »
I'm very angry about the market dropping this week because I can't buy more shares until I'm paid again. It's so unfair.