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[Merged] Another bloody red day on the TSX

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freilona wrote:
Oct 10th, 2018 8:06 pm
Same here, but indexing does the trick for me. Wasn’t sure how dividend stocks will behave in rising rates environment, so only kept a few - individual stocks I mean, obviously they’re still part of the indexes.. :)
Yes, and I index too. Just not in the non-registered account.
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I've been investing in index funds on a regular basis and will continue to do so.

I assume the people here who are selling their equities thinks they're able to time the market?
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themartian wrote:
Oct 11th, 2018 2:15 am
when are you going back in
I nuked it. Will get back in when the trade stuff blows over, at least I'll have a peace of mind.
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This is a really painful correction, reminds me of 2016
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endokuken wrote:
Oct 11th, 2018 2:55 pm
This is a really painful correction, reminds me of 2016
seriously?!??! tsx is down what? 5%? If this is painful, better sell now.
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Why do the big moves up (reversal) or down usually happen past 3 pm?
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lawonga wrote:
Oct 11th, 2018 1:42 pm
I nuked it. Will get back in when the trade stuff blows over, at least I'll have a peace of mind.
Wait for CNY to settle. SCHComp already reach global low PE, not much room to trend down.

EAFE money has higher allocation to meet, and PBoC is pumping liquidity...
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endokuken wrote:
Oct 11th, 2018 2:55 pm
This is a really painful correction, reminds me of 2016
I agree :(. My portfolio in 2 days dropped from +3% YTD to -0.15% without any news that affect markets... HFT ?
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gibor365365 wrote:
Oct 11th, 2018 4:30 pm
I agree :(. My portfolio in 2 days dropped from +3% YTD to -0.15% without any news that affect markets... HFT ?
sure there has been news. you have to know where to look.
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alanbrenton wrote:
Oct 11th, 2018 3:04 pm
Why do the big moves up (reversal) or down usually happen past 3 pm?
Algorithm-based trading performed by computers (zero human involvement), plus automated passive index ETF trades.

The latter is a result of many people moving into couch potato portfolios. The former is absolutely idiotic and should have been banned years ago, does nothing but greatly increase volatility.
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After hours looking good!Nasdaq index up 1.24% and S and P up 0.8% hoping for a little bounce back tomorrow with my two main holdings.
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LongLiveRFD wrote:
Oct 11th, 2018 3:07 pm
Wait for CNY to settle. SCHComp already reach global low PE, not much room to trend down.

EAFE money has higher allocation to meet, and PBoC is pumping liquidity...
emerging markets will emerge!
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Real bounce or dead cat bounce?!

In Feb there was a bounce and then a second slide
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I hope it rebounds like it did in February! Was back to the same level by the end of the month
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Stryker wrote:
Oct 11th, 2018 3:07 am
Yes, and I index too. Just not in the non-registered account.
Why no indexing in non-registered accounts?
Because of ACB tracking?

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