Dow Jones Falls – Wall Street Blames Bernie
December 31, 2019 at 3:50 AM - Views: 104 #244634
I don’t put much faith in those Wall Street columns, but this one caught my attention.
Wall Street is blaming Bernie’s rise for the decline in the market today.
Dow Dives 183 Points as Billionaires Fear the Rise of Bernie Sanders
Stock Market Spooked By Momentum In Bernie Sanders’ Campaign
December 31, 2019 at 4:03 AM #244637daleanimeParticipant
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When the going gets tough, the tough help each other.
December 31, 2019 at 4:04 AM #244638leftcoast mountainsParticipant
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Nonsense it’s the end of the year profit taking. What BS.
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December 31, 2019 at 4:21 AM #244642
I was thinking along the same line. If there’s a decline in the market, they’ll look for someone to blame. They always do.
December 31, 2019 at 4:36 AM #244644Bernie 4 2020Participant
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I wonder who came up with the Bernie part of the story? I suspect MSM. Remember, they’re all in it together. This is such bullshit!!!
And then, you have to look at the total stupidity of this whole thing.
Until Chump won, I never thought there were that many stupid people in this country. As I sit here, I still ponder that very same fact.
There is no fix for stupid. NONE!!!
I will be a Bernie supporter FOREVER. This whole thing with Bernie and his people oriented policies were meant to be introduced in this day and age!! Many have tried and failed in the past. Succeeding was almost impossible. It's kind of a gimme in today's corrupt 2 party system that you have to work within. Just look how things have changed in the past 8 years from Bernie's policies. It was meant to be. Wait it out. Change will come. Thank you Bernie for all you've done. You are a truly amazing person.
December 31, 2019 at 4:58 AM #244652
When the market fell a quick 150 points there was this headline:
Dow Jones Industrial Average Drops, As Apple, Disney Weigh; Tesla Skids More Than 4%.
That would make sense.
Then the Bernie Sanders story followed later. You’re right. It’s BS. They’re looking for any excuse to blame Bernie for something or other. But at least it’s more evidence people are taking notice to Bernie’s rise.
December 31, 2019 at 5:20 AM #2446573fingerbrownParticipant
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We welcome their hatred!
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December 31, 2019 at 5:42 AM #244661
December 31, 2019 at 5:43 AM #244662Flying SquirrelParticipant
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It should be obvious that the stock market is at an abnormally high point right now and that in itself will cause the inevitable correction. Also, my personal observation has been that the year before and leading up to a highly uncertain presidential election is always a good time to sell stock if it’s been elevated. (Conversely, immediately after the re-election of any president — even one you hate — is always a good time to buy IMO.)
December 31, 2019 at 8:24 AM #244688Mick063Participant
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Wait until the guillotines start rolling into town. Then the real finger pointing will begin.
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December 31, 2019 at 8:42 AM #244691The Red MenaceParticipant
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You know as much as I dig the guillotine vibe – it’s a classic, sleek lines, proven efficacy – it just seems a little too… I dunno, tidy to me. I mean I understand there’s a lot of heads to chuck into a lot of baskets, and there’s cause for an orderly fashion to things…
But there’s a weird part of me that thinks we should chase ’em through the streets with whips and knives, hunt ’em like dogs after deer. Run ’em til they have to crawl first.
December 31, 2019 at 11:02 AM #244715lownslowParticipant
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I kinda like red menaces idea, wjips and such😉
December 31, 2019 at 12:50 PM #244738B CalmParticipant
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Bwhaha, the onslaught continues!
December 31, 2019 at 2:49 PM #244771djean111Participant
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Meanwhile, Obama got $1.2 million for three Wall Street in the year after he left. Looks like Obama’s speaking fee is $400,000. And he was likely worth every penny to wall Street. He and Michelle are raking in the money now. And if Bernie got a free hot dog for lunch, that would be ranted about in headlines.
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December 31, 2019 at 3:00 PM #244777peacecorpsParticipant
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When the stock market goes up, Trump gets the credit (in his own humble opinion anyway). When it goes down, it is and always will be someone else’s fault – Bernie, the Fed, China, the ‘hoax/witch hunt’, etc.
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December 31, 2019 at 3:29 PM #244784Ohio BarbarianModerator
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Just wait for Bernie to win the general election; then you’ll see a real drop in the Dow.
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