Hilarious cause its true:

 

Real Life Adventures by Gary Wise and Lance Aldrich

 

hat tip LJS

Category: Humor, Markets, Psychology

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9 Responses to “How Does the Stock Market Work?”

  1. uzer says:

    and since the stock market is rigged, why do people still trust to put money into it?

  2. VennData says:

    And he learned that on Facebook.

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  4. bear_in_mind says:

    Given the increasing futility of QE and fiscal ‘sterilization’ efforts, does anyone honestly believe the U.S. can avert recession with half the globe near and/or already tipping into negative growth? Question becomes can Wall Street continue levitating with the ‘Bernanke put’ and declining profits across-the-board?

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  6. Tarkus says:

    Somebody can be “smarter that you” – or commit fraud and steal it. Lots about the 2nd in the news lately…

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    BR: The issues I am addressing here are Behavioral Economics and Human Psychology, which undercuts you as an investor (See for example this).

    The issue of fraud I have addressed repeatedly in this space. See this or this.

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