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Pfft! What Recession?

I’ll tell you what’s going on: it’s those pesky day traders, coming in here with their grand plans and commission-free apps, trying to make a fast buck from struggling companies by getting them at low prices and selling them as quickly as they can. Well, now look what’s happened? There’s a threat of a second wave and the market’s gone and nosedived.