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  • Michael Bryant
    Never thought that the growth in incomes of the top 1% mimiced the S&P 500. To be wealth, invest in the S&P 500. http://yhoo.it/noWYp9
    10/15/11
    Reply (12)
    • Brandon Gibbs: Very carefully invest in the s&p. Someone should write a book.. "Uncovering Hedge Strategies of the Top 1%"
      10/15/11
    • golfitobob: BG,good post.75% of S&P 500 float/short.523,000,000 shrs of 725 mill.An still even as S&P hit 1224.Why no rush to cover ?Why? Drop to 1000 ?
      10/15/11
    • Brandon Gibbs: drop to 1000, mid/long term. i think short term we go down to 1100. but also keep eyes peeled SPY is at 50 day mov avg.. big week next week
      10/15/11
    • Michael Bryant: Either there will be a drop or a massive short squeeze.
      10/15/11
    • golfitobob: yep. Massive short,but, by PROS ! That is what scares me and being in cash at night is comforting. Luck to you me and all,but, 50% will lose
      10/15/11
    • Mr. Massive: Gb cash is really comforting. I sleep much better. I do have a big bet short tho at 1220. If we rally this week on aapl earnings
      10/15/11
    • Mr. Massive: And nothing else and cont to put blinders on - expect a few rants, I'll take my 33% haircut and roll over puts later. :)
      10/15/11
    • Mr. Massive: 33% of 7 % is fine. All smart money is in cash. Sister is cfp- one of youngest in country. Clients have been in cash since 5/11
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    • Mr. Massive: People say this is a great time t invest bla bla bla. I trust people who are paid to preserve capital and allocate it appropro not pumpers
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    • Mr. Massive: Wth ulterior motives
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    • Michael Bryant: Earnings season will likely bring a rally. Apple will impress, for sure. It already started.
      10/15/11
    • Michael Bryant: Christmas shopping will likely bring a rally. And if Europe gets better, it will likely bring a rally.
      10/15/11