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Wed Dec 3

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:40 AM

Re: US well permits tumble

>> By summer there will be some really good deals on Harleys, Bass Boats and AR-15's.

>> Toys of choice for the oil field.


the price for mancamps and the hookers that frequent them should drop too

Sat Nov 29

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:22 PM

Re: OT: Wife's hospital bill

>>It'll be interesting to know what the insurance has to pay compared to the original bill. Jean...wishes we had Medicare for everyone.


we can't have medicare for everyone, because it only pays about 40% of what private payers [more]

Thu Nov 20

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:08 PM

Re: How does global warming work?

I refuse to seek out information as I already have my opinion and don't plan on changing it.

-average Murikan

Tue Nov 18

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JasperCapital replied to the Value Hounds board. 9:18 PM

Re: Actavis gets Allergan

the problem with these deals from an investment standpoint is that it bids up the price to a non-value level - great if you happened to already own the stock, but not actionable if you are standing on the sidelines. I guess Allergan has been in play [more]

Tue Nov 11

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:47 PM

Re: The next recession

haha
I fly often enough that the flight attendants know me by name, but alas it is not my own plane

plane = Delta connection (compass airlines) from montana to KMSP

Mon Nov 10

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:28 PM

Re: The next recession

genius post, I liked the part about the decline curve of shale wells

Flying over the Bakken region before sunrise looks stikingly like the Midland, TX area from all the gas flares. Boy those wells sure do deplete fast, though. up to 70% in [more]

Sat Nov 8

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JasperCapital replied to the Value Hounds board. 1:19 PM

Re: The Fed's Mandate?

i can't help but think of the irony of the US paying big bucks (of money it has to borrow) to maintain the welfare state for all the downtrodden workers to collect government checks, which will be spent on cheap Chinese imported trinkets - eventually [more]

Wed Nov 5

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:50 PM

Re: OT:Udacity College Algebra

thanks for sharing your experisnce

I have tried a lot of different subjects in Khan Academy but not other platforms so it is helpful to have comparison.

I also got through half of an online MBA and foudn the Khan Academy more useful [more]

Sun Nov 2

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JasperCapital replied to the Value Hounds board. 9:20 AM

Re: Valuing Bakken stocks?

>>These stocks seem to be a bit harder to value than, say, Proctor and Gamble where we don't value it on how many bottles of asprin it can make from it's inventory, but it's earnings which should remain relatively stable and easy to [more]

Wed Oct 22

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:14 AM

Re: America's middle class are less wealthy

>>The rise in mortgages, student-loan, credit-card and other debts for the bottom 90 percent of society means poor are getting poorer


perhaps their biggest debt is their share of government liabilities including national debt, [more]

Tue Oct 21

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:30 PM

Re: Sweden ready to use force to surface sub

>>"The most important value of the operation - regardless of whether we find something -- is to send a very clear signal that Sweden and its armed forces are acting and are ready to act when we think this kind of activity is violating our [more]

Sun Oct 19

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:56 PM

Re: Ebola hysteria sweeps US schools

you'll never go broke betting on the ignorance of the average American, unfortunately.

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JasperCapital posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:44 PM

oil - help me understand

according to the econo-pundits...
when oil was over $100/barrel, it "wasn't going to hurt the economy"

but now that it is around 80 - and could go lower - it is going to be like getting a massive stimulus boost to the [more]

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:55 AM

Re: Health ins. premium up 28% in Jan.

Everyone without health insurance should sign up ASAP - especially younger people, regardless of how high the premiums are. If a young person faces a sudden health emergency, he or she could end up owing more in medical bills than they owe in [more]

Thu Oct 16

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:30 PM

Re: WHO's in charge of Ebola Fight?

I think it's very telling that the military is being called up, at least in the US in terms of reserve units - telling in that if things spread it portends things like martial law. Also interesting how the response is getting ramped up AFTER cases [more]

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:24 PM

Re: Request for "Unconstrained" Funds

I head the phrase unconstrained and it makes me think the manager can do whatever he or she wants, without having to adhere to an investment policy statement

either that, or it's just an industry buzzword much like smart beta was about a [more]

Wed Oct 15

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:40 PM

Re: Cancel that swimming trip.

>>Water temperature of the Great Lakes is over 6 degrees colder than normal - threatening an even earlier and COLDER winter in Midwest


this too, without a doubt will be blamed on global warming

Fri Oct 10

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JasperCapital posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:12 PM

fear gauge

wow, pretty extreme! can't really get any worse on this gauge

http://money.cnn.com/data/fear-and-greed/

Tue Oct 7

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:09 AM

Re: Bzzzzzzzt would you like fries with that? .

i've got an idea, maybe the whole country can just go on EBT cards, and we'll add it to the national debt, and someday the grandkids can figure it all out*



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* not too different from what the US has [more]

Sun Oct 5

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:48 PM

Re: 'You drive a better car than me!' .

and likewise, I bet there are more than a few EBT card recipients who driver better cars than my 1997 honda!

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