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  •  I buy/sell all the time and I get precisely (2+ / 0-)
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    a2nite, stagemom

    (or better) than the price I want.

    It is called a "limit" order.

    I am selling Apple at $520.23.  Nothing less.  This is Investing 101.

    The "victims" are other high-volume traders and I don't care about them.

    "The way to see by faith is to shut the eye of reason." - Thomas Paine

    by shrike on Tue Apr 01, 2014 at 04:30:30 PM PDT

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    •  It's good to know (1+ / 0-)
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      JVolvo

      that you are outsmarting Wall Street.

      "The oppressors most powerful weapon is the mind of the oppressed." - Stephen Biko

      by gjohnsit on Tue Apr 01, 2014 at 04:34:02 PM PDT

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      •  Well, you tell me who the "victim" is. (2+ / 0-)
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        a2nite, stagemom

        It sure as hell is not the mom/pop investor.

        Lewis even admits the "victim" is another hedge/mutual fund who loses a penny a share.

        Who cares?

        "The way to see by faith is to shut the eye of reason." - Thomas Paine

        by shrike on Tue Apr 01, 2014 at 04:38:12 PM PDT

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