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by health teacher
Fri Apr 16, 2021 2:04 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

What happens when these sub $5 puts expire worthless today at market close? Open interest for sub $5 puts is over 130k.
by health teacher
Thu Apr 15, 2021 12:04 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

xraygoggles wrote: Thu Apr 15, 2021 9:01 am
Are you the person who has been buying the July 800c contracts I've been writing, by chance? :D
Haha, definitely not. On the rare occasions I go to the casino, I stick to red or black.
by health teacher
Thu Apr 15, 2021 6:16 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

xraygoggles wrote: Wed Apr 14, 2021 8:53 pm Wait, there are people (on Bogleheads forum?!) who still think there will be a short squeeze to the moon?
Mars.

Quick edit: Sarcasm

The moves the company has made in the past few months have been intriguing though.
by health teacher
Wed Apr 14, 2021 7:58 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: are inflation fears driving the housing market
Replies: 22
Views: 2169

Re: are inflation fears driving the housing market

stocknoob4111 wrote: Wed Apr 14, 2021 6:18 pm inflation is increasing yes, but to call it Hyperinflation is downright ridiculous.
Have you checked the price of a 2x4 lately?

:P
by health teacher
Wed Apr 14, 2021 7:29 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

a possible connection between S3 partners and Citadel through Knight Capital Group Holdings. FWIW, this is like saying they have a possible connection to the NYSE. The post also goes into detail about "dark pools" and other things I have no knowledge of. The phrase "dark pools" ...
by health teacher
Sat Mar 27, 2021 7:08 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

Funny joke :happy I think we have a fairly definitive answer to this question though. Best estimate is that short interest is 15% as of yesterday. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-retail-trading-gamestop-short/short-interest-in-gamestop-declined-to-15-vs-141-at-peak-s3-idUSKBN2BG28H I don't know ...
by health teacher
Fri Mar 26, 2021 8:47 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

Bama12 wrote: Thu Mar 25, 2021 5:44 pm Love swing trading GME :)
I've noticed a trend the past 2 weeks. The action the first 15 mins of market open has been the inverse of the days action.

Is this common with other stocks?
by health teacher
Fri Mar 26, 2021 6:15 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

xraygoggles wrote: Thu Mar 25, 2021 10:02 pm
Okay sure, but they were literally quoting from the 10-K SEC filing that Gamestop submitted...
I agree. I should have just asked where you read it.

:sharebeer
by health teacher
Thu Mar 25, 2021 8:33 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

This is in reference to your thestreet.com citation Thestreet.com is run by Maven inc. who is under Authentic Brands whose major shareholder just happens to be Black Rock Private Capital who holds millions of shares of GME. Maven is also partners with Jim Cramer Digital. People have been talking ab...
by health teacher
Thu Mar 25, 2021 7:51 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

langlands wrote: Thu Mar 25, 2021 7:26 pm I don't think there's any way to understand what's happening here except by analyzing this full picture.
Anytime the volume is high, the share price increases substantially.

Volume tomorrow will be interesting.
by health teacher
Thu Mar 25, 2021 7:26 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

Funny joke :happy I think we have a fairly definitive answer to this question though. Best estimate is that short interest is 15% as of yesterday. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-retail-trading-gamestop-short/short-interest-in-gamestop-declined-to-15-vs-141-at-peak-s3-idUSKBN2BG28H I don't know ...
by health teacher
Thu Mar 25, 2021 6:58 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

It's right in the article you quoted- "Aggregate short exposure exceeds class A stock." "To the extent aggregate short exposure exceeds the number of shares of our Class A Common Stock available for purchase on the open market, investors with short exposure may have to pay a premium ...
by health teacher
Thu Mar 25, 2021 6:54 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

@xray Thanks. I wasn't trying to imply you were wrong or anything like that, I just wanted to read some different articles and see how the narrative was being written. Some of the mainstream stuff that's been popping up in my phone stream (which I check just to see what's being pushed my way by medi...
by health teacher
Thu Mar 25, 2021 6:46 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

VtsaxParade wrote: Thu Mar 25, 2021 6:33 pm Fidelity was empty and iborrow is refilling. Borrow costs are increasing.
As soon as those borrow rates increased this morning around 10ish, the price started it's major jump.
by health teacher
Thu Mar 25, 2021 6:08 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

@langlands I've read everything you posted 5 times or more already. I've been vigilant for months now. You implied I was conspiracy theory fishing. Please, give me a break. I come in peace. Misinformation is everywhere and I am curious where people are getting their info so I can read the specific a...
by health teacher
Thu Mar 25, 2021 5:36 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

Apparently, there's going to be a capital raise soon, selling shares. No idea what they are waiting for, even at this level. Perhaps they don't want to dissuade the reddit crowd from selling? Where'd you hear/read this? I'm predicting you heard this from a mainstream media source. I'll provide rati...
by health teacher
Thu Mar 25, 2021 1:51 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

It seems like anytime volume increases, the price goes up strongly. The volume the past week or so during the drop in price has been much lower than average and today it looks like volume will be slightly/moderately above average. Gamestop's 10k filing to the SEC was interesting. The continuing shor...
by health teacher
Tue Mar 23, 2021 8:04 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

Stinky wrote: Tue Mar 23, 2021 7:25 am
GameStop is going to sell Beanie Babies? :D
They probably have a market for banana tulip bulbs too.
by health teacher
Tue Mar 23, 2021 6:18 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

For anyone interested in plush toys, Gamestop is selling a squeezable cat in a banana from some outer space anime series. It'll be available 4/20/21. I guess they posted it on their Facebook in the past few days. Edit: I know nothing of anime, but the series is Bananya. A lot of the stuff you read o...
by health teacher
Sun Mar 21, 2021 9:06 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

There are no promises and that was made clear by people. They are spending time analyzing data available to them and making predictions with some confirmation bias sprinkled in. It's no different than people posting their opinions on this thread. In January, demand was hampered when the price was in...
by health teacher
Sun Mar 14, 2021 8:41 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Gamestop betting on drop in value?
Replies: 23
Views: 2307

Re: Gamestop betting on drop in value?

There is an entire thread on this topic.
by health teacher
Wed Mar 10, 2021 4:57 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

VtsaxParade wrote: Wed Mar 10, 2021 4:46 pm Hope the rocket goes to pluto!
Good luck apes!
I've been getting so much potassium lately my blood pressure is the lowest it's been in years.

:sharebeer
by health teacher
Wed Mar 10, 2021 4:33 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

I'm watching tomorrow closely. The most beneficial posts for me are the one liners like, take profits while you can and have an exit strategy. I read them in the voice of an older gentleman or lady speaking calmly sitting on the patio of an oceanfront beach house, sipping a gin and tonic or a red wi...
by health teacher
Wed Mar 10, 2021 4:00 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

Is there anyone whose price analysis should be taken seriously? In general I don't take such analysis seriously, but for this stock in particular... Definitely not mine! But you are right. And to answer the original question, you can purchase long term puts but making the most bang for your buck is...
by health teacher
Wed Mar 10, 2021 3:03 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

JBTX wrote: Wed Mar 10, 2021 2:56 pm Can one buy long puts on GME? This is maybe a $20 stock, at best.
If you don't know that answer I'm not sure I take your price analysis seriously, but we'll see.
by health teacher
Wed Mar 10, 2021 2:34 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

Massive sell orders (shorts) into both amc and gme at 12:16 on the dot. I haven't been following amc much but this will make continued gamma ramping difficult for GME. The price will need to organically get back to 345 before the feedback cycle starts again. A good analogy would be dropping a bomb ...
by health teacher
Tue Mar 09, 2021 7:48 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

What's the inside joke? I'm extremely dense right now... It is completely going past me. I always stereotype gamers as carrying a few extra pounds b/c of gaming and its sedentary nature. Gamestop the company is trimming "fat" by closing stores in low traffic areas, among another things. T...
by health teacher
Tue Mar 09, 2021 7:33 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

The Gamestop because they are trimming fat and the others are all about adding fat.
by health teacher
Tue Mar 09, 2021 7:20 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

VtsaxParade wrote: Tue Mar 09, 2021 7:11 pm Upside on stock price?
And over what time horizon?
5 years and stock price.

Not asking for advice, just something to think about. Chipolte market cap is like 39 billion. I know it's apples and oranges, but somethings just don't seem rational, but are still great opportunities.
by health teacher
Tue Mar 09, 2021 7:03 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

Quick, which company has more upside? Chipolte or Gamestop? I think their are questionable market caps all over the stock market. Bitcoin is 50k.. one trillion market cap. I think a lot of people are only quantatively analyzing things and mixed methods is best practice... Even in the stock market, e...
by health teacher
Sun Mar 07, 2021 6:57 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

Looks like the Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation is working to settle funds trade+1 in 2021. T+2 does seem a bit slow for settlement in this day and age. I've also been reading they are potentially implementing a rule change which would allow intra day assessments of liquidity risk allowing ...
by health teacher
Mon Mar 01, 2021 2:36 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

I'm not sure I follow the reasoning for saying anything about a short bubble. Short interest on GME is way down, and shorting an ETF that holds GME does not result in the shorting of any underlying constituent shares. From my understanding there are more outstanding shares than are available and th...
by health teacher
Sun Feb 28, 2021 9:29 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

DD - Also known as double down, DD means to throw all your money on the table when in relation to a stock. DD actually refers to due diligence. Well, on reddit at least. I've seen it used both ways. On wallstreetbets or the GME subreddit, DD used in the correct context is due diligence. If you see ...
by health teacher
Sun Feb 28, 2021 8:17 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

denovo wrote: Sun Feb 28, 2021 8:14 am
DD - Also known as double down, DD means to throw all your money on the table when in relation to a stock.


DD actually refers to due diligence. Well, on reddit at least.
by health teacher
Sun Feb 28, 2021 8:16 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

The OP of the "endgame" on the reddit forum called the $50 battle and rise on Wednesday almost as it was happening so that's why he/she is receiving some credibility. What most people are missing is the forum it was posted to is providing a ton of scrutiny as intended. Points 1 and 2 are h...
by health teacher
Wed Feb 24, 2021 3:33 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

Gamestop is up over 50% today.

Edit: obviously I'm not the only one to notice lol.
by health teacher
Tue Feb 02, 2021 11:58 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

I'm still holding 40% of my original investment. Even though it was fun money, it was messing with me mentally given I had it all on on GME. I'm pretty much back at square one, up a few hundred...for now, but I feel a lot better knowing if I guessed wrong, I can still have fun long term or safely ho...
by health teacher
Mon Feb 01, 2021 12:26 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

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If anyone new to the reddit daily discussion threads, you need to scroll down a few seconds to get to the posts that are halfway decent and have been legitimately upvoted. The newest posts that are less than 5 mins are often times garbage spam and should be taken with a pound of salt. You can look a...
by health teacher
Mon Feb 01, 2021 11:56 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

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So it looks like the feeding frenzy might be over? Maybe we can go back to doing bogleheads stuff? That said I appreciate some of the topics in this thread. Learned a lot about the technicalities behind investing, shorts and clearing houses! This is allegedly a short ladder attack. They've been hap...
by health teacher
Sun Jan 31, 2021 9:13 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Physical Silver Short Squeeze may be on
Replies: 231
Views: 15343

Re: Physical Silver Short Squeeze maybe on

Or the comments on WSB claiming pro Silver comments are from bots and shills are actually being made by bots from GME holders who want to discourage others from selling GME and moving into silver :twisted: ! You are probably right. That's why it's important to check comment history and "about&...
by health teacher
Sun Jan 31, 2021 8:34 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Physical Silver Short Squeeze may be on
Replies: 231
Views: 15343

Re: Physical Silver Short Squeeze maybe on

Whatever WSB once was, it's just a pump and dump operation now. I can't believe they are duping people into buying physical silver. There will be regrets! There's been an influx of 5 million new users on WSB. There is no doubt WSB is being used by "whales" for various reasons. There have ...
by health teacher
Sun Jan 31, 2021 8:24 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Physical Silver Short Squeeze may be on
Replies: 231
Views: 15343

Re: Physical Silver Short Squeeze maybe on

I keep seeing articles claiming reddit hordes are taking on silver, but this does not seem like the case to me. It looks like it's being promoted by "bots" and "shills". For those who don't know "bots" automatically "like" posts and "shills" are a fo...
by health teacher
Sat Jan 30, 2021 1:55 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

Prettyfrtnt wrote: Sat Jan 30, 2021 12:28 pm For those interested in where it all began:

Extremely impressive analysis IMHO.

https://www.reddit.com/r/wallstreetbets ... e_century/
Thanks.
by health teacher
Fri Jan 29, 2021 7:40 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

JonnyDVM wrote: Fri Jan 29, 2021 7:31 am I predict it ain’t gonnna work. BRING IT!!!!!
I am without a doubt on your side.
by health teacher
Fri Jan 29, 2021 7:36 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

As it relates to today, the stock reached a new high then precipitously dropped from 480 to 112 within 2 hrs on volume 30% less than averages seen. This is after some (not all) brokerages prevented people from buying new shares (no not circuit breakers). This manipulation allowed the hedge fund(s) ...
by health teacher
Fri Jan 29, 2021 7:28 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

I'm predicting a premarket hard dip in the next 2 hours in order to try and induce panic selling and also lower the impact of the general public trading gme today.

It just seems like common sense to me right now.
by health teacher
Fri Jan 29, 2021 7:13 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

I'm setting Sell Limit order at $1,500..... People are saying I should set it at $5,000, but that might be too high, yes? I don't think anyone really knows, BUT if the stock follows the trend of the last 2 weeks over these next 2 weeks...taking into consideration the so called squeeze hasn't even h...
by health teacher
Fri Jan 29, 2021 6:56 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

I come in peace, but I'm pretty sure it's against board rules to post gifs in the forum to preserve bandwidth.

To help keep the thread open and help out Ladygeek who has been busy and done very well moderating all of this.
by health teacher
Fri Jan 29, 2021 6:12 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

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Also, everyone be aware, allegedly the federal treasury secretary (Janet Yellen) is meeting to advise the White House on the situation today. She was paid over $800,000 by Citadel in 2020 for speaking fees. Google it.
by health teacher
Fri Jan 29, 2021 5:28 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]
Replies: 4569
Views: 229881

Re: [GameStop GME trading mega-thread]

People are talking about DFV, but Burry and Cohen are going to be stupid rich. I mean, they already are, but the wealth transfer here could be 12 figures. This is insane.