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  1. murray t turtle liked FreeGoldRush's post in the thread Is it a good idea to buy bonds with leverage for retail trader?.

    There are some risks with being in a short position so you'd have to add an average cost and volatility calculation for that. If the...

    Oct 18, 2021 at 4:32 PM
  2. murray t turtle replied to the thread Diversification good or bad?.

    %% Good points; even though 500 can do better than 100 sometimes. So even if SPY[500] underperforms QQQ[100] mostly so seldom reduce...

    Oct 18, 2021 at 4:32 PM
  3. murray t turtle liked koczeau's post in the thread Diversification good or bad?.

    It’s always effective to spread your capital so that you are not reliant upon a single trade for all your returns, but there’s another...

    Oct 18, 2021 at 4:17 PM
  4. murray t turtle liked alexeykosenko's post in the thread Diversification good or bad?.

    Diversification is a useful way to mitigate the risk of huge losses and increasing the chances of survival in the market. To get maximum...

    Oct 18, 2021 at 4:17 PM
  5. murray t turtle liked thursday's post in the thread Diversification good or bad?.

    It is a wise thing to do to invest the money in different places, in order to avoid any unwanted losses. Diversification is the most...

    Oct 18, 2021 at 4:15 PM
  6. murray t turtle replied to the thread The Myth: 3x ETFs good only for short term....

    %% Amen to that; mostly Prefer TQQQ,spxl, qld/dividends; qqq very seldom\ except trying to prove a bottom not pick a bottom. I dont...

    Oct 18, 2021 at 4:13 PM
  7. murray t turtle liked Snuskpelle's post in the thread The Myth: 3x ETFs good only for short term....

    Leveraged ETFs employ such a horrible rebalancing strategy. You're far better of manually running a strategy in leveraged futures or QQQ...

    Oct 18, 2021 at 4:09 PM
  8. murray t turtle liked Butterfly's post in the thread The Myth: 3x ETFs good only for short term....

    amen to that,

    Oct 18, 2021 at 4:08 PM
  9. murray t turtle liked Butterfly's post in the thread The Myth: 3x ETFs good only for short term....

    buying Micro and mini NASDAQ futures is far more efficient, you get 10x and 0% management fee contracts as cheap as 2,500 USD for a 5x...

    Oct 18, 2021 at 4:07 PM
  10. murray t turtle liked fan27's post in the thread The Myth: 3x ETFs good only for short term....

    Moral of the story...trade in the direction of a nicely moving trend.

    Oct 18, 2021 at 4:07 PM
  11. murray t turtle liked Scataphagos's post in the thread The Myth: 3x ETFs good only for short term....

    Here's UOPIX (leveraged Nas fund... red) vs QQQ back to late 1997. I'm sure y'all can justify anything that suits you about this. :)...

    UOPIX VS QQQ.PNG Oct 18, 2021 at 4:06 PM
  12. murray t turtle liked Rickshaw Man's post in the thread So whats up with this sell off 9-20-2021.

    Sold another one @ 15273. [ATTACH]

    NQ 2.20.jpg Oct 18, 2021 at 4:03 PM
  13. murray t turtle replied to the thread How to know if my edge is going away?.

    %% WOW; sounds like that last line never had an edge.....................................

    Oct 18, 2021 at 3:17 PM
  14. murray t turtle liked SteveM's post in the thread How to know if my edge is going away?.

    Don't worry, you'll know. Signed, Guy who has religiously followed his trading system for that last 8 months and hasn't made a dime...

    Oct 18, 2021 at 3:16 PM
  15. murray t turtle liked deaddog's post in the thread How to know if my edge is going away?.

    That's probably true. I'm a momentum swing trader for lack of a better description. When the momentum stops, I'm out of the market. I...

    Oct 18, 2021 at 3:16 PM