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Discussion in 'Business, Careers & Education' started by mikeman, Feb 2, 2011.

  1. idfnl

    idfnl Senior member

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    Should have held my triple shorts day trade :censored:
     


  2. Khayembii Communique

    Khayembii Communique Senior member

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    nvm, duh
     
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  3. amerikajinda

    amerikajinda Senior member

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    lol! :happy:


    shoulda coulda woulda :foo:
     
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  4. GreenFrog

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    Could be a good buying opportunity, gents.

    That is, unless the knife keeps falling.
     


  5. guyver00

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    Alright! I hope this is the start of the 10-15% correction that everyone's been talking about.
     


  6. idfnl

    idfnl Senior member

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    Me too. I'm sitting on 40% cash waiting on it. Started nibbling today.
     


  7. guyver00

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    RGT only dropped 4% today, seems like the market thinks the whole Argentinian defaults as a non-event. If it drops further I might be interested in doing a short trade.
     


  8. idfnl

    idfnl Senior member

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    Taking a risk on GPRO earnings, bought in right now.

    Also bought the inverse VIX ETF betting that we stabilize tomorrow (XIV)
     


  9. GreenFrog

    GreenFrog Senior member

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    RedFrog is red.

    Lost over four figures today lol. Supposed to be going out tonight as well for a date. This will be on my mind.
     
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  10. jbarwick

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    It's only 1 day...tomorrow brings new life and a jobs report to crush us!
     


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    If we don't rebound tomorrow I'm shifting out of some of my more risky positions. I do not like that we are selling off on the back of a strong earnings season.

    The market has been more or less insulated from geopolitical / macro events up until now. I'm worried short term.
     


  12. RedLeg

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    Stay long and take out your anger in the sack
     


  13. Concordia

    Concordia Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    TWSS.
     


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    Sorry everyone, should have warned you this would happen. I decided to dump a lot more cash into some ETFs 2 days ago on the assumption the market would immediately head into a tailspin so I could double down. So far so good.
     


  15. idfnl

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    Things have stabilized after yesterday.

    Got fucked on GPRO

    Bought the inverse VIX at close yesterday and that's been a good bet.
     


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