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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:14 PM

Re: So far, I've been wrong on interest rates

I think that comment was aimed at PosFCF, who has himself become a distractedly puerile poster lately in his replies to Goofy.

Does this bolded phrase not constitute what you accuse me of? In essence incivility?

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:58 PM

Re: I have question

I avoid all that by buying (and holding) dividend paying stocks.

U.S. Dividend Champions
U.S. Companies with 25+ Straight Years Higher Dividends


I've looked at those a number of times, the latest being about a month ago, [more]

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:03 PM

Re: I have question

Adam over on the Grand Adventure says he is going all in on EMES.

I am thinking of matching his trade dollar for dollar. It should come to about 250 bucks


You do know that they reported today, right?

Poz

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:55 PM

Re: I have question

These are real and valid concerns, but, didn't the Fed Chair under Nixon, I forget his name, juice the economy in 1971 and the result was the continuation of a bear market until 1982, about the same time that Volker crushed inflation, and the [more]

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:38 PM

Re: So far, I've been wrong on interest rates

I thought the incivility was intelligent and refreshing.

Well, it was still inappropriate on my part. I might argue that I've had mitigating personal circumstances but, then so have others. If I can't abide by the board rules, there's [more]

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:19 PM

Re: Louise, my heart, I coming home Louise!

notehound

Being only the porter, I got the itinerary a bit wrong Zurich is on the Sept. 2015 trip, Salzburg is this trip.

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:17 PM

Re: I have question

Qazulight

Since the advent of algorithmic trading, I'm uncertain as to the validity of long term patterns comparisons.

Back in the day the average holding time was measured in days or weeks, now it is in seconds.

Back then [more]

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:10 PM

Re: So far, I've been wrong on interest rates

Wendy

I am as much to blame as GoofyHoofy for the incivility expressed in our ongoing post/rebuttal series over the last while. I should have any posts of mine that continue in that vein removed as well. I will try to refrain and behave more [more]

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:58 AM

Re: Louise, my heart, I coming home Louise!

Excuse me, I meant to mention in the previous post that all bolding was mine....got interrupted by a phone call, and then another one while proof reading....

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:56 AM

Re: I have question

qazulight

The charts tell me we are near the end of the bear market.

Would you share that chart with me? I don't know how to characterize 6 years without a 10% correction as anything other than a bull market and it is always [more]

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PosFCF posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:47 AM

Louise, my heart, I coming home Louise!

In an absolutely stunning display of how well our economy is doing.....a display that almost gave me heart failure in its magnitude.....the US Commerce department reported factory production today.....and the numbers! Oh the magnitude of the [more]

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:23 AM

Re: I have question

Qazulight

I have made the assumption that broad market indexes over the long sweep of history, in this case about 200 years, have reflected the increase in accumulated wealth.

I have been having a discussion and I asked, "As
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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:09 PM

Re: So far, I've been wrong on interest rates

The head of the "Center for Financial Stability" is Lawrence Goodman who has a career at Salomon Brothers, Bank of America and Santander....now why doesn't it surprise me that a banker would want to find a good reason to have intelligent [more]

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:04 PM

Re: So far, I've been wrong on interest rates

The laughter is louder than a 747 flying at 100 feet over your house.

As I said before, the attendents appreciate your good humor, as they roll to your dinner and help you with the other activities of daily living.

So [more]

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:52 PM

Re: So far, I've been wrong on interest rates

How long can this go on? Well, Japan has been doing ZIRP since 1990 and their national deb/GDP is by far the highest in the world. The U.S. is larger in all respects than Japan, so this situation could conceivably last longer than our [more]

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:24 AM

Re: So far, I've been wrong on interest rates

Doesn't the money have to go into the hand of the folks that spend it in order for it to cause inflation.

I haven't seen that happening.

Follow the money.


Actually, I think the theories of what happens when [more]

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PosFCF posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:11 AM

So far, I've been wrong on interest rates

Many here, myself included seem to incur the ire of those who prate on about calls for currency printing causing inflation being akin to calling for another Zimbabwe, while they themselves seem to have little or no grasp of the interaction of money [more]

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:11 PM

Re: The dark cloud

Ford, Fiat Chrysler, Toyota, and Nissan all reported growth in April, but all of them missed expectations.......

Here's our running tally of the automakers that have announced:

Ford: +5.4% (6.1% Estimated)
GM: +5.9% (5.3%
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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:59 AM

Re: The dark cloud

Yes, certainly dark clouds on the horizon because, uh, I don't know, but it must be bad, right? Ponzi scheme! Fiat currency! Gold! Government cooking the books! Zimbabwe! Inflation! Did I miss anything?

Yeah, the portion of the sales [more]

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PosFCF posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:52 AM

Good start to 2nd Quarter?

The Institute for Supply Management said its index of national factory activity was at 51.5 in April, matching the March reading, which had been the lowest since May 2013.

A reading above 50 indicates expansion in the manufacturing
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