|Random Tweets: Results From Todd Harrison's No-Holds-Barred Twitterthon|
By Todd Harrison JUL 26, 2012 10:15 AM
Honest answers to every question asked on the market, Cramer, and more. Ask your own questions at the next one scheduled for Wednesday, August 1 at 4:00 p.m. EDT.
@todd_harrison I have 30 min to kill on the road. Ask me any question and on my word I will answer honestly without editing
@cirrusdriver How far can you throw a computer?
@todd_harrison farthest I've ever thrown a computer is straight down on the desk (3 times until it shattered)
@justtradin when does Spain default ?
@todd_harrison As soon as Merkel lets it.
@GYSC16 well, I have 2. After years of reading you, I wonder how hard has it been to stay both big picture and tactical minded?
@todd_harrison extremely hard -- but it's been harder to hold my tongue and be PC.
@GYSC16 second, how did you let @kevindepew leave!!!!! (kidding, kind of)
@todd_harrison @kevindepew wasn't entirely my choice but I love and support him. You can't cage free will.
@muckdog summer trading range or new bull market or neither?
@todd_harrison stocks will break to the downside. Potentially violent.
@jonledoyen How do you like the Dawgs this year?
@todd_harrison I like cats better
@EYA10 how do you make the 2012 Pres election, and which result will be short/med/long term "better" for the equity markets?
@todd_harrison Obama will win -- he has something on Romney (tax or otherwise) Won't matter. Enormity of economic condition bigger than any 1 party
@RodHartman76 what is your best guess where $spy ends at the lowest point of next down cycle, thanks
@todd_harrison trick question! With or without a free market? In free market, spx 666 possible
@mmbusch66 where is the vix headed from here?
@minyanjr Record of the Raiders next season.
@todd_harrison lucky to be .500. I'll take it.
@willbarlow Do you foresee a steep sell-off this year similar to last year's?
@fuzzyinvesticle Perfect....long or short the Bernanke's mojo?
@todd_harrison he has mojo?
@we6smiths obama or romney?
@todd_harrison Barack wins running away -- only because Bush can't steal this one.
@Soup_Bowl how soon till the S&P turns down, and how far down does it go?
@todd_harrison depends on political will surrounding QE3 but social mood bigger than policy imho
@lhhalstead Warm and fuzzy or scared to death?
@todd_harrison both; why choose?
@pensionpartners How do you maintain your rugged good looks?
@todd_harrison good woman
@cirrusdriver funniest trading room story. Saw a trader fire his phone at someone. The cord snatched it right back and hit him.
@ckelly3 where do you see the price of oil headed? And therefore price of gas?
@todd_harrison deflation ...ultimately
@joshysam what is close of sp500 at end of year if obama wins
@jdodport Since becoming a family man with trappings, have you become a more conservative investor/trader?
@todd_harrison yes -- but some of that environment. Still -- best year in years up 55% In trading account so not complaining and no mush
@SoCalAnalyst what was Cramer thinking calling Dykstra "one of the greats"?
@todd_harrison he said the same of me once
@SoCalAnalyst but you're not in jail though so you got that going for you!
@todd_harrison this is true -- thankfully didn't get promoted at Galleon.
@Brian_Rust what keeps you sane when traveling?
@todd_harrison thinking of my family...and Twitter
@conorsen If you had to start a new business right now, what would it be?
@todd_harrison anything that bets on millennials
@twistedmarkets what is the one thing you most want to change about your past/life?
@todd_harrison family dynamics. I wish I knew then what I know now. And...less M&Ms.
@jjfische If you had to buy one stock for a 10 year time horizon what would it be?
@bhaese Do you still talk to Jim Cramer?
@todd_harrison yes but he doesn't talk back
@muckdog I can see that. And it will seem obvious in hindsight. One more... Jeremy Lin in Houston, bullish or bearish?
@todd_harrison bearish for Knicks
@TraderMichigan SPX 1450 or 1250 first?
@mwolfeCPA Is your trading account +10% or more this year?
@minyanjr Outcome of the NHLPA negotiations with the NHL. Work stoppage?
@todd_harrison wouldn't shock me. Societal acrimony
@pensionpartners What brand of hair gel do you use?
@todd_harrison I don't (anymore)
@ConvWisdumb What would your brain tweet about while you are asleep?
@todd_harrison sex and chocolate. Wait -- is this a trick question?
@HHSidhu are you a trader or investor deep down?
@mmbusch66 You think Obama is a good prez?
@todd_harrison I think he's playing the hand he's been dealt
@carlosrescobar do you think there will be war with Iran before the election?
@todd_harrison yes -- but the recent attack may have been rogue
@danJugs when do we see Europe collapse??
@todd_harrison I see it modified -- they need to hold together vs NA community, Asian community and Mid East (or that's their plan)
@andmah where do u think this market is heading? Thanks
@todd_harrison hopefully back to a free market but I'm not holding my breath. Status quo, spx 1200-1250
@Soup_Bowl thanks! Just a hunch, but I wonder if QE3 will produce much weaker results than 1 & 2, if QE3 comes.
@todd_harrison shelf life shorter and shorter and everyone sees it. Last bullet will be pointed inward
@tradermichigan thanks, how can I stop thinking long term and acting short term?
@todd_harrison take care of the minutes and the hours will take care of themselves
@HHSidhu Last one, water pistol to head higher, lower, or sideways one week from now.
@todd_harrison I'm short near 1400 for trade but the beauty is I don't have to bet till I see the pitch
@minyanjr what's the best way to participate in the market when I only have $300 a month to invest?
@todd_harrison save it in cash. In ten years u will have $36000 (I think)
@Brian_Rust how does 350%+ global total credit market debt affect you and me in the next 5-10 years?
@todd_harrison standard of living will decline (don't shoot the messenger)
@JoshBoyd37 Favorite restaurant in NYC?
@todd_harrison And that's 30 min--that was fun! Gotta do this again. Happy Thurs night!!