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"One of the bright spots we observed was the IPOs bring about some re-engagement from retail...

"One of the bright spots we observed was the IPOs bring about some re-engagement from retail investors who previously were sitting on the sidelines," says an Ameritrade spokeswoman about the GM IPO. Josh Brown ponders Facebook, believing its IPO will give a much-needed boost to struggling equity trade volume at the online brokers.
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  • Ron Myers
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    I sold shares to raise cash and got no allocation. Going to just take all the cash out of the market instead of buying back in (although dumping it all in to puts could be a better idea).
    18 May 2012, 07:38 AM Reply Like
  • limitless
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    So the market is a double edged sword? I guess the other side isn't such a "bright spot" after all.... hahaha
    18 May 2012, 07:40 AM Reply Like
  • youngman442002
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    That is the defination of Hype.....sure to stockbrokers want you to jump in...so their HFT´s can take your money...as I have said before...this event in time will be remembered as the start of the crash...
    18 May 2012, 07:55 AM Reply Like
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