2017 Saving and Investment Thread

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Re: 2017 Saving and Investment Thread

Postby LANDM » Sep 4th, 2017, 12:04 pm

You mean ANG for the last decade. Facebook only had their ipo five years ago.
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Re: 2017 Saving and Investment Thread

Postby forum » Sep 4th, 2017, 8:27 pm

Yes, exactly that.
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Re: 2017 Saving and Investment Thread

Postby Static » Sep 12th, 2017, 6:59 pm

"JPMorgan Chase & Co. Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon said he would fire any employee trading bitcoin for being “stupid.”

The cryptocurrency “won’t end well,” he told an investor conference in New York on Tuesday, predicting it will eventually blow up. “It’s a fraud” and “worse than tulip bulbs.”

If a JPMorgan trader began trading in bitcoin, he said, “I’d fire them in a second. For two reasons: It’s against our rules, and they’re stupid. And both are dangerous.”"

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-09-12/jpmorgan-s-ceo-says-he-d-fire-traders-who-bet-on-fraud-bitcoin

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Re: 2017 Saving and Investment Thread

Postby forum » Sep 12th, 2017, 7:22 pm

Static wrote:"JPMorgan Chase & Co. Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon said he would fire any employee trading bitcoin for being “stupid.”

The cryptocurrency “won’t end well,” he told an investor conference in New York on Tuesday, predicting it will eventually blow up. “It’s a fraud” and “worse than tulip bulbs.”

If a JPMorgan trader began trading in bitcoin, he said, “I’d fire them in a second. For two reasons: It’s against our rules, and they’re stupid. And both are dangerous.”"

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-09-12/jpmorgan-s-ceo-says-he-d-fire-traders-who-bet-on-fraud-bitcoin


Because it's a threat to their bottom line. Simple as that.

BREAKING NEWS: The CEO and board of directors of the Horse and Carriage releases statement that gas powered vehicles are a giant scam.
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Re: 2017 Saving and Investment Thread

Postby Veovis » Sep 12th, 2017, 8:06 pm

I recall when Cryptosporidium was the big thing too, and I have a feeling your crypto ends about the same.......
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Re: 2017 Saving and Investment Thread

Postby LANDM » Sep 12th, 2017, 8:13 pm

Static wrote:"JPMorgan Chase & Co. Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon said he would fire any employee trading bitcoin for being “stupid.”

The cryptocurrency “won’t end well,” he told an investor conference in New York on Tuesday, predicting it will eventually blow up. “It’s a fraud” and “worse than tulip bulbs.”

If a JPMorgan trader began trading in bitcoin, he said, “I’d fire them in a second. For two reasons: It’s against our rules, and they’re stupid. And both are dangerous.”"

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-09-12/jpmorgan-s-ceo-says-he-d-fire-traders-who-bet-on-fraud-bitcoin


Decided to come back under your own name, eh?

Good post though! :up:

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Re: 2017 Saving and Investment Thread

Postby LANDM » Sep 12th, 2017, 8:19 pm

forum wrote:
Static wrote:"JPMorgan Chase & Co. Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon said he would fire any employee trading bitcoin for being “stupid.”

The cryptocurrency “won’t end well,” he told an investor conference in New York on Tuesday, predicting it will eventually blow up. “It’s a fraud” and “worse than tulip bulbs.”

If a JPMorgan trader began trading in bitcoin, he said, “I’d fire them in a second. For two reasons: It’s against our rules, and they’re stupid. And both are dangerous.”"

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-09-12/jpmorgan-s-ceo-says-he-d-fire-traders-who-bet-on-fraud-bitcoin


Because it's a threat to their bottom line. Simple as that.

BREAKING NEWS: The CEO and board of directors of the Horse and Carriage releases statement that gas powered vehicles are a giant scam.

Interesting that you quote people in similar stature businesses when they support your view but attempt ridicule when they don't.
Also interesting that the above link also has links to comparisons to tulip bulbs.....your favourite when commenting on the never ending incorrect position that the housing market has crashed.....for years.

Good track record, little cowboy!
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Re: 2017 Saving and Investment Thread

Postby Bpeep » Sep 12th, 2017, 9:49 pm

How did Static do that?
If you are reading this, you are not Amish.
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Re: 2017 Saving and Investment Thread

Postby LANDM » Sep 13th, 2017, 9:39 am

I would imagine that he simply chose to come on with a different username at the time, after his "time-out". When caught in his web 'O lies about Bnoel, he simply chose to end the charade. Man up, as it were.

Good to have that little diversion out of the way, eh static? :up:

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Re: 2017 Saving and Investment Thread

Postby Hassel99 » Sep 13th, 2017, 5:45 pm

I for one am glad we have the real Static back.

This might just turn things around for Blackberry.

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Re: 2017 Saving and Investment Thread

Postby forum » Sep 13th, 2017, 9:10 pm

I called him out ages before you guys started to get a clue, and I just got him to come out of the closet in the Savings & Investment thread.

It's obvious he was in a panic to rebuttal me and slipped with his web browser's auto-login. Didn't realize he logged in with the wrong character. Woops.

Yet some of you say I can't string things together and predict outcomes. Just wait for the next Act. :up:
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Re: 2017 Saving and Investment Thread

Postby Ka-El » Sep 13th, 2017, 10:15 pm

forum wrote: Just wait for the next Act. :up:

You go guy :up:
While the research shows that people with right-wing views tend to be less intelligent than those with left-wing views,
the continued excuse-making and support for Donald Trump indicates researchers have underestimated by how much.
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Re: 2017 Saving and Investment Thread

Postby Hassel99 » Sep 14th, 2017, 7:16 am

Should the next act be the fact that crypto is tanking? Bitcoin shed $1000 this week, ETH down from $400 late august to $240 today.



Oh dude...your hopes and dreams are tanking.
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Re: 2017 Saving and Investment Thread

Postby Ka-El » Sep 14th, 2017, 7:19 am

Cryptocurrency: the ultimate Ponzi scheme

http://expose-cryptocurrency=ponzi.com
While the research shows that people with right-wing views tend to be less intelligent than those with left-wing views,
the continued excuse-making and support for Donald Trump indicates researchers have underestimated by how much.

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Re: 2017 Saving and Investment Thread

Postby LANDM » Sep 14th, 2017, 7:50 am

Forum only likes *some* bubbles and Ponzi schemes. [icon_lol2.gif]
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