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MrPlunger replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:04 PM

Re: 'the first day of Renminbi trade'

Is this the Marche Funèbre for the USD as the world's reserve currency?


Maybe. The issuer of a reserve currency needs to run a current account deficit in order to get their currency out there. To do this whilst keeping [more]

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MrPlunger replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:29 PM

Re: OT - Putin Health Rumours

Or a putsch?

http://windowoneurasia2.blogspot.de/2015/03/conspiracy-of-ge...

Not very encouraging regarding who might take over [more]

Fri Mar 6

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MrPlunger replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 4:41 PM

Re: Structuring a homemade dividend

Hi everyone, a newbie to the board here.

The discussion on how to exit from a shareholding is more interesting to us oldsters than to young new investors who are in accumulation mode but here goes.


When accumulating holdings, [more]

Wed Feb 25

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MrPlunger posted to the Mining and Metals board. 5:36 PM

2 oz gold per Iwatch

http://www.cultofmac.com/313458/demand-apple-watch-use-third...

If so, they are going to be expensive watches.

Tue Feb 24

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MrPlunger posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:31 AM

Wages

Yellen today said

http://www.federalreserve.gov/newsevents/testimony/yellen201...

The FOMC's assessment that it can be patient in beginning to [more]

Thu Feb 12

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MrPlunger replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:28 PM

Re: OT: It Must Be Cold In New England

Hello from Boston.

You are correct, it is cold here ... and about to get colder! 11 tonight.

Plunger.

Tue Feb 3

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MrPlunger replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:04 PM

Re: Super Bowl Predictions and macroeconomics

Predicting human behavior seems to be theme of the moment ...

http://www.salientpartners.com/epsilontheory/

A Big Data system couldn’t care less if it has your specific [more]

Wed Jan 28

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MrPlunger replied to the Free For All Economics board. 9:54 AM

Re: Jesse: Potential Bullish Chart for Gold

Good analysis KW.

No, I didn't nail the bottom but got in when the Fed story started to back off rate increases a couple of weeks ago. Let's see what the FOMC have to say shortly. If they focus on low inflation, putting back rate hikes [more]

Tue Jan 27

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MrPlunger replied to the Free For All Economics board. 9:23 PM

Re: Jesse: Potential Bullish Chart for Gold

"possible" bullish?

Got off the pot guys, we went bullish 1st week in January with the higher low confirmed.

NEM is up 25% since then ;-)

Plunger.

Sun Sep 30

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MrPlunger wrote 3:15 PM

Why is the Fed sucking assets out via QE when Bernanke himself acknowledges a savings glut ... or put another way, a shortage of assets? How inefficient can Fed policy get ...

Mon Jun 11

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MrPlunger wrote 1:21 PM

Imbalances are the underlying issue - flow of money to the rich and to the trade surplus nations leaving everyone else with just debts. In aggragate, too much saving. Le probleme c'est moi.

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