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Sun Jun 28

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LonghornBoy posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:12 PM

Meanwhile, in our own backyard...

"Puerto Rico’s governor, saying he needs to pull the island out of a “death spiral,” has concluded that the commonwealth cannot pay its roughly $72 billion in debts, an admission that will probably have wide-reaching financial [more]

Fri Jun 26

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LonghornBoy posted to the Mechanical Investing board. 11:27 PM

Unicorn status?

I've noticed a couple of times this week that the link: http://unicorn.us.com/advdec/ has been unavailable. Does anyone know the status of this site?

Thanks,
-LB

Sat Jun 13

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LonghornBoy replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:41 PM

Re: Where is economy growing

waterfell wrote:
There is obviously an abundance of U-Haul trucks available in Austin, since many people are moving there and returning the trucks to the rental company.

Yup...and our home prices and traffic problems are a [more]

Sun Jun 7

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LonghornBoy replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:44 PM

Re: A rising tide lifts all boats...

qazulight wrote:
"I believe we are at the early 1980's of the economic cycle"

Except for one little fact:

The early 80's were a period of very high interest rates; and in fact, the prime rate hit a record high [more]

Thu May 21

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LonghornBoy replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 6:59 PM

Re: The next GTR1?

This is in-line with the trend I'm dealing with at work: The cost of cloud computing is dropping to a point where machine learning is a cheap commodity. The next frontier isn't predictive analytics...it's already here. Instead, the advances will come [more]

Tue Apr 21

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LonghornBoy replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 9:27 PM

Re: A list of backtesting tools

gtr1 didn't make the list. what a gross oversight...it's their loss...

Sat Apr 4

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LonghornBoy replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:45 PM

Re: Atlanta Fed cuts U.S. growth forecast to zer

Seriously: I wonder how much purchasing over the internet has disrupted the traveling by car to shop (as well as keeping prices lower when purchases are made).

Here's a macro data-point for you, based upon some research I did for a [more]

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