This is to prevent a black swan event due to the election.
So they flood the market with paper'digital gold.
So they drop it enough and long enough for some people to doubt their calculations.
More time for the rest of us.
Unless someone creates another crypto currency like bitnuts, similar to bit coin, except you adopt a squirrel to mine your nuts for you( makes as much sense)
There will be no other place to store wealth.
If you look at the historical charts for the dow you can see from the early 60's to the late 800's the dow didnt do shit.. Then along comes the 401k's and its off the the races.
I think the main reason it didn't do anything is because so many were wiped out in 1929. That generation didnt forget nor did their children.
I don't know how much goes into 401k's every month but I'm sure its in the billions. Hard to crash a market when so much is pouring into it.