- From my new favorite market humorist - market technician Alex Spiriglou:
invested them back into Lehman stocks, and then borrowed against it - probably to buy real estate."
- From the "they are out to screw the little guy" department:
Mind you this was a market order for one round lot of a very active ETF. It wasn't an order so big it had to be worked and it wasn't an odd amount. A market order for something that trades several million shares per day. I am seriously considering moving from Fidelity as it was not the first time.
- From the "wah?" department:
- From a talking head on CNBC:
Let's get this straight - EVERY politician and businessman and investor says that people are better at managing their own money than the government is yet all of the sudden the government is running the world's biggest hedge fund. Would you invest with them?