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#UsedCar If you had to purchase a used car right now, where would you look? Light Weight Vehicle Sales: Autos and Light Trucks are trending down since beginning of the year and consumer confidence is also lower. Jan 15.049 Feb 13.977 March 13.413 April 14.496 May 12.677 (Units- Millions of Units, Source: ) #ConsumerSentiment

Carvana $CVNA42.52%
CarMax $KMX27.56%
AutoNation $AN6.3%
Other - New or Lease Only23.62%
127 votes Ended 06/12/22

$MTTR To those in real estate or who have recently bought/sold their home. Have you used Matterport or 3D rendering of a physical space for buying/selling home #ConsumerSentiment

Yes - and used Matterport22.11%
Yes - but not Matterport13.68%
95 votes Ended 05/21/22
Today, the Consumer Confidence Index report for the month was released and it was interesting. Due to the current climate. Not shocked. The Consumer Confidence Index is simply a survey, administered by The Conference Board, that measures how optimistic or pessimistic consumers are regarding their expected financial situation. Sentiments or feelings moreso than anything. Still good context. WelSee more
$MANA Anyone planning on going to the Miller Lite - Meta Lite Bar on Decentraland during the Super Bowl? #ConsumerSentiment
$MTTR Does anyone in the #PublicCommunity have any personal experience w/ using Matterport for their business? Would love to get your feedback as it is one that I am continuing to add to my position despite the many red days I've experienced. I have zero personal experience with their product or ease of use, but they seem to be well positioned to take advantage of a large part of the Total AddressabSee more
Inflation rose to 7% in December, marking a 3rd consecutive monthly rise in the inflation number and marking 2021 as the worst inflation level in over 40 years. Here are some key things that have been marked up in prices: - Gas is up 49.6% - Used cars prices are up 37% - Hotel stays have increased by 27% - Many meats like steak, bacon, chicken, and also dairy eggs and milk are up between 10-20%See more

#CryptoGaming Who here actually plays the games based on blockchain technology? I personally invest in the following but would be curious to get people's input from a user experience perspective. #ConsumerSentiment

49 votes Ended 12/30/21
#consumersentiment sharing for your investment inspirations. A follow-up on my previous consumer sentiment post. So my ski shop called me and saying they finally build up a reasonable level of inventory and I can come in. I went to the shop and I immediately bought everything I need without comparing prices online or asking too many questions. It's binge shopping #supplychain clogging style. 🎿
Sharing my shopping behavior change for your investment inspiration. Online shopping is now really problematic because it does delay. Even $AMZN starts to refund me for things that are not immediately in stock. So the critical shopping mindset change is that now I am afraid of shopping online. I naturally turn to local brick and mortar, which again surprises me that they don't have enough inventorySee more

#IPO What new or upcoming IPO are you most excited about? And no I'm not putting Rivian ... because then this would be a rhetorical question. These were the 4 in the Robinhood Pre-IPO section. I got 15 shares of $BIRD in Pre-IPO so you know which one I am picking... #StrawPolls #ConsumerSentiment

Allbirds $BIRD44.4%
Nerdwallet $NRDS39.51%
Backblaze $BLZE8.34%
Expensify $EXFY7.75%
1,187 votes Ended 11/10/21
Added Beyond Meat to Watchlist

#Cryptocurrency Popular or unpopular opinion. Cryptocurrency is here to stay and now officially mainstream? P.S.: If anyone wants to build emotional resilience to market corrections quickly ... I highly recommend Crypto investing ... it happens on the regular 😂 #StrawPolls #ConsumerSentiment

Here to stay69.43%
Just a Fad7.66%
What is Crypto6.76%
1,109 votes Ended 10/13/21
Invested in Alibaba

#CoffeeWars So if you had $100 to invest in a ☕ company ... which one would it be? Think big pictures from company culture to branding/following and finally to the actual product and innovation. $BROS - Dutch Bros (new kid on the IPO block) $SBUX - Starbucks (dividends) $DNKN - Dunkin Donuts (great coffee from the grocery store) Other - Not publicly traded but wish it was #StrawPolls #ConsumerSentiment

915 votes Ended 09/25/21

#VideoConference As an eye doctor, I can't realistically work from home other than to tell you that you might have dry eyes and to use artificial tears. With that said, I am still curious what everyone elses personal experience has been with working from home! What services have you used and found to be the best? Is it Microsoft Teams or Zoom ... I think Skype has been left for dead (spoiler they are owned by $MSFT). If you were investing in the videoconference space in anticipation for heavy use this Fall/Winter and some form of hybrid work going forward ... which one would you invest in? P.S.: "Skype was acquired by Microsoft in May 2011 for $8.5 billion." and thanks for the idea @BonesSkully #WorkFromHome #RemoteLife #StrawPolls #ConsumerSentiment

Microsoft Teams40.08%
Zoom Meetings39.69%
Google Meet13.62%
257 votes Ended 09/07/21

#CryptoMarkets So the stock markets are closed and the Fiat markets are the only things open at the moment. So I wanted to do two things w/ this poll. First, I wanted to prove that while there is no ability to buy Crypto on Public (at the moment) ... I wanted to show that there is still a huge demands, so please interact. Second, I wanted to know what alt coins you think are going to go off this year ... so I'm purposely leaving out BTC, ETH, and DOGE. P.S.: Obviously this isn't financial advice but if you could comment w/ your reasoning or relevant articles it would really help the rest of us that are stumbling around not knowing what we are doing!! Please and thank you 😁 #StrawPolls #ConsumerSentiment #ToTheMoon

Cardano or ADA64.22%
Polygon or MATIC11.93%
Polkadot or DOT6.42%
Other - SOL, ATOM, ALGO17.43%
109 votes Ended 08/29/21
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