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    Re: Whipsaw's Account Talk

    Nice move.

    You missed the CRASH of 2020. :eek:
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    Re: Doom - The Corona Virus is SO Scary. Gotta get into the market before it collapse

    I really am not market timing this thing to much of an extent. BTW, currently we are at a -5% from the high on the S&P500. I am hoping for a 7% change - which is my normal marker. So, lets pray...
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    Doom - The Corona Virus is SO Scary. Gotta get into the market before it collapses!!!

    I'm in an absolute panic.
    There is a bad flu in China.
    And, the world now all dying.
    Now is the time all should panic.

    The above is a horrid haiku with a nice pyramid shape!!!

    IFT Change to:...
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    Re: James48843 Account Talk

    Sorry James,

    When I clicked on your thread the discussion was on coronavirus:D. It put me a page or two back and I decided to provide a very informative reply!!!

    Anyway, I am in the camp of...
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    Re: James48843 Account Talk

    I think I might go chew on a bat or something.
    Any first hand recommendations?
    Very yummy:eek:
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    Re: US deficit surges 25 pct. in fiscal 2020

    Nope, why would it.

    Comparison of FY2019 (September 30, 2019) with FY2016 (September 30, 2016)

    Personal Income Taxes are up $172 Billion.
    Corporate Income Taxes are down $70 Billion.
    ...
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    Re: US deficit surges 25 pct. in fiscal 2020

    You want it till you don't :laugh:
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    Re: US deficit surges 25 pct. in fiscal 2020

    I like to use the 'Monthly Treasury Statement'. Not worth looking at budget numbers when one is already into the grand and glorious spending!!!

    FireWeatherMet, it ain't the revenue - which has...
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    Re: US deficit surges 25 pct. in fiscal 2020

    Tom,

    If I can trust the blub from the 'Wall Street Journal' quoted in Instapundit this large quarterly deficit is a statistical anomaly:



    What may actually prove interesting is that revenue...
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    Re: Game of Thrones: Summer is Coming

    No, a CAGR (Compound Annual Growth Rate) or IRR (Internal Rate of Return) (same thing) are intended to address the addition of new money into the holdings for the term (1 year). It is not perfect,...
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    Re: Game of Thrones: Summer is Coming

    I tracked on that website I use for tighter growth/risk numbers: Portfolio Visualizer

    In that site, the end numbers are entered in the 'Backtest Portfolio Asset Class Allocation'.

    This weekend...
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    Re: Bullitt's Account Talk

    Not too worried about the corona virus, but am starting to notice articles about personal debt levels that don't look too wonderful:o

    I think the market still has some catching up to do after 2008...
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    Re: Uh, oh! Yields Inverting Again!

    Imagine a market, if you will, that might have been a bit frothy in 2006.
    We know it was frothy, but was it an unmitigated mess?
    Then from Peak to Trough it dumped 57%.


    So, look at things this...
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    Re: Whipsaw's Account Talk

    The corona virus has killed 97 folks world wide.
    There are in excess of 7,700,000,000 folks in the world.

    Double Top may be a concern, corona virus (a generic term if I ever heard on since many...
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    Re: Game of Thrones: Summer is Coming

    Amoeba reminded me that my retirement fund crashed on Friday. It crashed by 0.33%:eek:

    I think I lost some money. Oh well, time to take a nap:rolleyes:
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    Re: amoeba's Account Talk

    'The Trend is your Friend!!!'

    Guessing ups and downs on 1% moves is not a good play. You are out of the market when the market is behaving normally. For example, you are out of the market today....
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    Re: Game of Thrones: Summer is Coming

    Whipsaw,

    For the quick and dirty I do use the Quicken Investment Allocation summary (just a tab on the Investments page - yuk, yuk). For that I have to shove our 'G Fund' into 'Cash' and our 'S...
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    Re: Game of Thrones: Summer is Coming

    Sarcasm - Oh, the horror:ban:

    Anyway, as Einstein may have said - "Compound interest is the most powerful force in the universe!!!"

    Doing absolutely nuthin' has resulted in a more risky...
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    Re: Game of Thrones: Summer is Coming

    I'm in a panic...
    And sweating too...

    What am I to do, being 64% in the market? I mean, some Chinese have a virus and they fly planes everywhere. That has been happening for only a hundred...
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    Re: There are over 49,000 TSP Millionaires!!

    There is at least one if he/she is still around.
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    Re: There are over 49,000 TSP Millionaires!!

    Never, ever thought that my next milestone would be that number.

    Still quite a ways off, but my windshield points to the mil marker rather than any of the other normal markers.
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    Re: amoeba's Account Talk

    China needs the deal more than we do...

    At this very second Nike is looking to have their shoes glued together in Mozambique (or somewhere). China will kowtow soon enough. Or not, resulting in...
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    Re: amoeba's Account Talk

    Yeah, last year kinda went south around this time. Ugh...

    Today doesn't look great either. However, the market often overreacts to the Tweeter in Chief:D ;damnit
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    Re: amoeba's Account Talk

    I'm confused, Amoeba...

    A short trade will not stop loss. It just loses and loses more. A short can fall to 0 leaving you responsible for the entire cost of the equity/ETF on call date.

    Did...
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    Re: amoeba's Account Talk

    Amoeba, the C-Fund is up 25.49% this year as is currently holding as #20 on the AutoTracker.

    Think of it this way, the market would have to drop 16% to get to normal.


    That is getting close to...
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