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That's a 4% rise in 12 days. There are a lot of single days with higher gains on a percentage basis.



Yes, but for someone who is over 95% invested in the market, THIS 4% rise is the one that counts NOW. That's real money in only two weeks. Why would someone who made good money so far in 2018 care a hoot that there were single days in the past that have beaten it? Does that somehow invalidate their gains?

Here's another chance to patiently explain to retail expert desertdave that point gains and percentage gains are two different things.

What's up with the sour grapes?

Next up will be a post that the gains are artificial because the fed is boosting assets. So it's not a valid market. More sour grapes.
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