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Andrew Left and Shopify

So I receive an interesting question on Andrew Left’s latest rant against Shopify. Hey dude, would you be able to write a post about what Andrew Left does? I’m curious because is what he does actually legal? Isn’t that a blatant form of market manipulation by using your influence to affect share prices? I had […]

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Roku is crashing? I am SHOCKED!

I received a rather lengthy e-mail yesterday from someone who was somehow desperately in love with his Roku. To say that he disagreed with my last article would be an understatement. Disclaimer: I’ve never used a Roku in my life. I’ve never even seen a Roku in my life. I think the idea is dumb […]

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Selling calls on calls?

Someone sent me an e-mail today, linking me to an interesting question on /r/wallstreetbets. Here it is: The answer to that question is that you are indeed allowed to sell calls on your calls. Before we go on, let us sum this (rather advanced) situation. Given a certain stock that we will call ABC inc. […]

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SnapChat is crashing? I NEVER SAW THIS COMING!!!

So I’ve already written on Snapchat a couple of times now because very frankly, giving a $30B valuation to what is essentially a profitless app is absolutely asinine. When the top argument of your prospectus is how you can use “lenses” to promote movies, you know your business shouldn’t have passed the $1B market cap. […]

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Project 250k: Starting up (First trade: WD-40)

WD-40 (NASDAQ:WDFC) should handily beat earnings estimates and rise quite a bit this earnings season. Overall, I don’t see this stock going anywhere in the next year or two, but I do not think they will go down neither. Little hype is built into their earnings release and while I don’t think they’ll hit another […]

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Project 250k

Announcing Project 250k:┬áCan a Master Trader earn $250,000 USD ONLY by trading earnings AND after posting all his trades ahead of time? Trading earnings has always been my specialty. Last season, I went pretty much perfect, with only a few minor problems on SBUX and COST (namely, my puts expired pennies out-of-the-money) and one blunder […]

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