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Thread: Dow, biggest drop in history

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    Default Dow, biggest drop in history

    Dow dropped 1175 today.
    Glad my money is buried in the back yard.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 3Scoreand10 View Post
    Dow dropped 1175 today.
    Glad my money is buried in the back yard.
    I keep my money in a coin jar.
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    Well, the stock market is overdue for a correction. Better to have a correction and then continued gains than a drop which leads to an outright crash.

    I don't think there would be any good reason for a total sell-off where things stand economically at the moment...

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    Not a big deal.
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    Default Re: Dow, biggest drop in history

    Quote Originally Posted by 3Scoreand10 View Post
    Dow dropped 1175 today.
    Glad my money is buried in the back yard.
    And remind me again where you live? Just kidding
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    Quote Originally Posted by renewed_hope View Post
    And remind me again where you live? Just kidding
    You would not find enough to pay for the shovel to did with or the gas to get here.
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    Default Re: Dow, biggest drop in history

    The Dow had the biggest point drop in a day.

    In Oct 1987 the Dow corrected/dropped 22%. Yesterday less then 5%.

    The Dow has corrected by 5% over 600 times.

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    Default Re: Dow, biggest drop in history

    Quote Originally Posted by FlyingDove View Post
    The Dow had the biggest point drop in a day.

    In Oct 1987 the Dow corrected/dropped 22%. Yesterday less then 5%.

    The Dow has corrected by 5% over 600 times.

    Certainly puts it in perspective !


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    Default Re: Dow, biggest drop in history

    Quote Originally Posted by 3Scoreand10 View Post
    Dow dropped 1175 today. Glad my money is buried in the back yard.
    If you have any awareness of how the stock market is manipulated by major players, it is entirely possible that this was a nefarious move by anti-Trump forces (billionaires such as George Soros and others, and possibly China) to undermine the economy. Only the financial analysts could prove this by closely examining the recent trades, and seeing who did what. There is no such thing as coincidences, and coming on the heels of the outstanding SOTU address and the un-classification of the damaging FISA memo, I believe this was not simply a "market correction" but an attack on the Administration. The Deep State is running scared and also has been threatening Trump for quite some time.
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    It's been a fun ride, but I expect the DOW to settle in at or about 21,000 by the summer. Watch the Fed and it's attempts to control inflation.
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    Default Re: Dow, biggest drop in history

    Quote Originally Posted by FlyingDove View Post
    The Dow had the biggest point drop in a day.

    In Oct 1987 the Dow corrected/dropped 22%. Yesterday less then 5%.

    The Dow has corrected by 5% over 600 times.
    Buy on the dips.

    No risk no reward.

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    I used to divide up my retirement in the thrift savings plan at the Post Office between the S&P 500, I fund and G fund, but now I'm getting too close to retirement to be risky. I have 100% in the G fund and that's where it will remain. Lower interest return, but at least I get returns and no roller coaster ride.
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    Quote Originally Posted by tourist View Post
    I keep my money in a coin jar.
    I just spend all mine on supplies and then it does not matter what happens to the market or the dollar
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    Quote Originally Posted by 3Scoreand10 View Post
    You would not find enough to pay for the shovel to did with or the gas to get here.
    Hilarious........cough cough

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    Quote Originally Posted by 3Scoreand10 View Post
    Dow dropped 1175 today.
    Glad my money is buried in the back yard.
    Should Donald Trump get the credit?
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