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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3800 on: February 25, 2020, 09:54:34 PM »
Anyone get in last week?
I've been in and waiting for close to 10 years...

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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3801 on: February 25, 2020, 11:46:50 PM »
I've been in and waiting for close to 10 years...

awesome!!!! what are your returns? what are you in? S&P?

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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3802 on: February 25, 2020, 11:53:23 PM »
Stocks for dummies
  • Where do you buy
  • what is the ideal minimum that still makes sense, just to get your hands dirty
  • and what shouldn't you do

(asking for a friend)
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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3803 on: February 26, 2020, 03:14:01 AM »
awesome!!!! what are your returns? what are you in? S&P?
I thought he was referring to my post about bcli
If you don't care why would you comment?
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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3804 on: February 26, 2020, 03:15:19 AM »
Stocks for dummies
  • Where do you buy
  • what is the ideal minimum that still makes sense, just to get your hands dirty
  • and what shouldn't you do

(asking for a friend)
Costco
12 bushels
Invest in stocks
If you don't care why would you comment?
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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3805 on: February 26, 2020, 09:35:13 AM »
Stocks for dummies
  • Where do you buy
  • what is the ideal minimum that still makes sense, just to get your hands dirty
  • and what shouldn't you do

(asking for a friend)

1. any free brokerage (chase, vanguard, fidelity, Schwab, robinhood etc)
2. any amount that you won't need for 5 years
3. S&P index fund

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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3806 on: February 26, 2020, 09:55:21 AM »
1. any free brokerage (chase, vanguard, fidelity, Schwab, robinhood etc)
2. any amount that you won't need for 5 years
3. S&P index fund
why this?
#TYH

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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3807 on: February 26, 2020, 10:00:42 AM »
why this?

It's the benchmark for a reason. Why not?

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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3808 on: February 26, 2020, 11:48:41 AM »
It's the benchmark for a reason. Why not?
The question was what not do
If you don't care why would you comment?
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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3809 on: February 26, 2020, 12:33:42 PM »
why this?

It's betting that the US economy overall will be better in 10+ years.

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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3810 on: February 26, 2020, 01:09:29 PM »
The question was what not do

missed that. Don't try to pick a winner or pay high fees.

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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3811 on: February 26, 2020, 01:35:38 PM »
Aaand the Dow is negative..

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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3812 on: February 26, 2020, 01:39:04 PM »
Aaand the Dow is negative..
Took longer today than it did yesterday.
I've been waiting over 5 years with bated breath for someone to say that!
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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3813 on: February 26, 2020, 01:45:00 PM »
My options straddles are loving life these days...

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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3814 on: February 26, 2020, 05:46:15 PM »
Aaand the Dow is negative..

Down less than half a percent. Still a lot more to come IMHO.

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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3815 on: February 26, 2020, 06:32:56 PM »
Aaand the Dow is negative..
I'm having heart palpitations every time I check my stock balance and I know the worst is yet to come  :'(

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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3816 on: February 26, 2020, 07:59:43 PM »
I'm having heart palpitations every time I check my stock balance and I know the worst is yet to come  :'(

If that's the case, you shouldn't be invested in stocks.

Even if that wasn't the case, I can't really see a strong reason to be invested in stocks now.
I've been waiting over 5 years with bated breath for someone to say that!
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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3817 on: February 26, 2020, 08:22:55 PM »
I thought he was referring to my post about bcli
I was, I bought it before the reverse split.

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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3818 on: February 26, 2020, 08:41:37 PM »
I was, I bought it before the reverse split.
Same here.
If you don't care why would you comment?
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Re: Stocks
« Reply #3819 on: February 26, 2020, 10:14:34 PM »
If that's the case, you shouldn't be invested in stocks.

Even if that wasn't the case, I can't really see a strong reason to be invested in stocks now.
In it for the long run