JasperCapital

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Sat Jun 20

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:07 AM

Re: MERKEL's GREEK WEEKEND

have to get a deal before the markets open on monday

that is like 2008

Wed Jun 3

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:04 AM

Re: It's Hard to Have a Business

Aetna's previous stock returns are irrelevant. Their current decision about whether to stay or leave is an economic one. Everybody has their own breaking point. If governments lean too heavily on certain groups, eventually some will hit their [more]

Thu May 28

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:00 PM

Re: Jim Bullard says No Greek Contagion

awesome, i love it when there's nothing to worry about

Wed May 20

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:41 PM

Re: I heard it first on Metar

gee, that was really nice of Goldman Sachs to tell us what is going to happen to equities the rest of the year. one wonders why they wouldn't keep this great information for themselves...

Mon May 18

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:17 AM

Re: OT Airplanes might be hackable

>>I personally don't believe it. I think this guy trolled the FBI.


indeed, the story is now being questioned
starting to sound like someone with a mental problem obsessed with gettnig the FBI's attention

Sun May 17

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:43 AM

Re: OT Airplanes might be hackable

sideways movement of the plane

completely defies the laws of physics
I think what they are intending to describe is a slight yaw - which would be promptly trimmed out by the autopilot
but it sure makes it sound more serious [more]

Wed May 13

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:19 AM

Re: short of the century

>>Shorting long term govt bonds is likely to be profitable

lots of money has been lost on this the past 5 years
good luck!

Mon Apr 27

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:59 PM

Re: Surest sign of a top I've ever seen

>> When a long-term member of METAR urges caution and gets chastised by the board overseer.It doesn't get any more plain than that. Where's Androcles to witness this?


it's a good point.

back in the day, the bears on this [more]

Mon Apr 20

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JasperCapital replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 6:18 PM

Re: A Personal Note

Ralph-

the number of recs you got is a testament to the large number of lurkers, including myself. Your impact does go beyond the people who actively post. We will all look forward to your periodic posts just as we have for years. I am only [more]

Sun Apr 19

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:40 AM

Re: Limited Economic Impact of Drought

lots of comments from laypeople that I have seen in media have been along the lines of "no problem, we'll just have people stop watering their lawn and it won't be an issue".

how far off the mark is that sentiment? to me, it seems [more]

Fri Apr 10

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:02 AM

Re: Swiss negative 10yr/Mexican 100-yr

it would have been genius to do the mexican 100 year bond in their own currency - of course they'd have to pay a higher rate! how does one even price 100-year inflation risk?

but foreign-denominated bond is a killer. If they hyperinflate [more]

Mon Apr 6

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:35 PM

Re: OT: Selling Everything

>>if you sign up for Lending Club be prepared to be called and hounded like you gave a used car salesman your phone number. That really turned me off so I never gave it a shot.


I've been on there for 3 years and never got a call. [more]

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