And when you look at this YTD chart of the S&P 500, I hope you see the two "legs" of this rally (new bull market that started in March). You also should see a gap / time between the legs when the market was going down (short correction) in part of June and July. [more]
Here it is. Finally, THE PROOF. Written by a very recognized college proffesor, a world known expert on things like this. [more]
YES, this market needs it. [more]
As of Thursday, 8/20/09, after market close: [more]
...after the 186 points drop for DOW today, NASDAQ losing 2.75%, and headlines like "DOW falls 186, economic fear hits hard (MSN), "Stocks have worst two-day drop of summer as selloff continues (Smartmoney)"?
I know I do...
Bought 100 shares (I'm a small, small investor) of LVS on Friday, 8/14/09, @ $13.18 per share (bought it and sold it a few times already this year - first buy in April @ $2.09). It ended the day (and the week) @ $13.32. [more]
In my post from 7/28/09 http://caps.fool.com/Blogs/ViewPost.aspx?bpid=235245&t=01008158613816675643 I said that market will continue to go up for another 2-3 weeks, which was a pretty bold call when everybody was expecting a big pullback (or collapse like our top fool UltraLong). [more]
Four of my real-life stocks either reported earnings this afternoon or will report tomorrow morning:
CNO, FIG, FOE, and CVGI.
What do you think?
I think 3 out of these 4 should be up a lot, if not all 4...
As you can see, always an optimist...
I've got a problem and need some help. [more]