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I'm liquidating all my stocks and going to cash
by iwog in #investing   ↑ like (11)   ↓ dislike (7)   1,344 comments, latest 20 hours ago
I'll be doing this today. I've determined that the odds of a 20-25% correction in the stock market is too high right now and prefer to watch from the sidelines...
The Federal Reserve's Explicit Goal: Devalue The Dollar 33%
by Thedaytoday in #investing   ↑ like (4)   ↓ dislike (2)   532 comments, latest 4 years ago
The Federal Reserve's Explicit Goal: Devalue The Dollar 33% The Federal Reserve Open Market Committee (FOMC) has made it official: After its latest two day meeting, it announced its goal...
What's going to happen if the fed raises rates but mortgages don't go up?
by iwog in #investing   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (3)   255 comments, latest 1 year ago
I want those of you who still think it's always about the fed to place your bets AHEAD of the action and not rationalize it after the fact like most...
Why your house is a terrible investment
by Patrick in #investing   ↑ like (3)   ↓ dislike (1)   246 comments, latest 2 years ago
I know I’m treading dangerous ground here. But before you get out the tar and feathers, let’s do a little thought experiment together. Imagine over a cup or coffee...
What Stock Market Investments Are You Making in 2016?
by BayArea in #investing   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   240 comments, latest 3 months ago
Hi guys, I'm looking over my portfolio this week (both 401K retirement and personal brokerage account) and looking ahead at what to invest in during 2016. I see that...
What Happens when The Fed and China Stop Buying U.S. Treasuries?
by smaulgld in #investing   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (1)   185 comments, latest 3 years ago
The United States is able to incur massive deficits funded in part by foreign purchases of U.S. debt and more recently and increasingly through the Federal Reserve’s (the Fed) purchases...
The stock market is not going to crash and will soon make new highs
by iwog in #investing   ↑ like (7)   ↓ dislike (1)   173 comments, latest 2 years ago
The board silliness is getting out of hand. If anyone is following Smaulgld's prediction and shorting the stock market, please post it here. I'm 150% long myself and have been...
We're very close to an inflection point in the stock market
by iwog in #investing   ↑ like (3)   ↓ dislike (4)   157 comments, latest 2 years ago
Either that or my assumptions are wrong. My guess is that this short term dip is a good buying opportunity and the market will start increasing at a faster rate....
The implications of being right about stocks
by iwog in #investing   ↑ like (5)   ↓ dislike (2)   138 comments, latest 2 years ago
I'm still predicting the bottom of this hole is 20-25% which will take the Dow well under 14,000 and/or the S&P to 1600 or below. I will let the...
ARLP blows away earnings, makes iwog gloriously rich
by iwog in #investing   ↑ like (9)   ↓ dislike (7)   123 comments, latest 2 weeks ago
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Rich renters need investment options
by Patrick in #investing   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   121 comments, latest 11 years ago
Several people have told me they save a huge amount of money every month by renting, but don't know where to invest it. I know we've talked about this...
Your/You're poor & don't know it?
by HEY YOU in #investing   ↑ like   ↓ dislike (2)   119 comments, latest 1 year ago
"The losses are therefore unloaded upon the citizens of our respective nations. But the losses are far too massive for those citizens to bear. They, or rather we, will...
Is Paul correct about the Federal Reserve?
by Quigley in #investing   ↑ like   ↓ dislike (1)   102 comments, latest 4 years ago
So according to Ron Paul, the Fed is directly responsible for the Great Depression and the Great Recession! Is there a reason why this institution should continue? Is it...
Kids are horrible investments
by Peter P in #investing   ↑ like (6)   ↓ dislike (1)   102 comments, latest 4 years ago
Kids cost a fortune to raise. Besides, they make you less adaptable to changes. They also increase your risk exposure in the unlikely event of a divorce. Kids are harmful...
It's probably safe to buy gold again
by iwog in #investing   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (4)   96 comments, latest 1 week ago
The recent test (and failure) to confirm the $1050 low in gold and subsequent rise back over $1200 has me convinced of several things: 1. Gold isn't going to go...
Three strikes and gold is out
by iwog in #investing   ↑ like (4)   ↓ dislike (4)   95 comments, latest 9 months ago
#investing #economics Investors look for a double bottom when deciding if the long term trend has changed but a triple bottom can mean the jig is up and it's time...
Endgame of Paper Economies
by NuttBoxer in #investing   ↑ like (4)   ↓ dislike   90 comments, latest 11 months ago
#investing #economics Interview with former central banker who worked at the Fed, IMF, and Citibank. Good reality check that stands in contrasts to the paper economists proclaiming their assets will...
It's not the fucking fed
by iwog in #investing   ↑ like (3)   ↓ dislike (4)   89 comments, latest 1 year ago
Since about 2010, everything I've been saying about interest rates and real estate has come true. The long term interest rate trend that I posted many years ago has remained...
Federal Reserve finally admits QE/ZIRP doesn't do anything
by iwog in #investing   ↑ like (8)   ↓ dislike (4)   87 comments, latest 1 year ago
Just remember folks, you heard it from me first oh.............3-4 years ago. St. Louis Fed official: No evidence QE boosted economy The Federal Reserve is putting some of its...
The days of a 25% guaranteed return are over......ARLP
by iwog in #investing   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (2)   79 comments, latest 8 months ago
But you can still get over 20%. =) #investing...
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