brucedoe

Bruce R. Doe

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Mon Jul 9

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:21 PM

Re: can't find enough bodies

Steve

And the tax cuts are done on the cuff at that (i.e. the government borrowing money).

If the choice is between a tax cut and reducing the Federal deficit, the tax cut trumps* reducing the deficit.

* No pun [more]

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brucedoe posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:08 PM

Economy, Tariuffs, and The Stock Market

I recently worked up a piece with the Subject title. In case you would like to take a peak it is at:
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Tue Jun 26

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:48 PM

Re: Harley-Davidson Enters Europe

I don't understand Trump's threats against Harley [more]

Sat Jun 23

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brucedoe replied to the Dividend Growth Investing board. 12:34 PM

Re: Do utilities have a place?

I sold the SO stock in my late wife's trust many years ago because of its emphasis on coal, but I do have a lot of D in my own portfolio and drip the dividends (or capital gains if there are any). I don't understand the negative comments on [more]

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brucedoe replied to the Dividend Growth Investing board. 12:27 PM

Re: GE

I may be wrong but I thought that all the divisions of GE were profitable except for the financial unit. That is why I staid in the stock until something above $14/sh. Now it is under $13/sh.

I had a similar experience with WaMu when it [more]

Mon Jun 18

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:24 PM

Re: speaking of autonomous cars.

People don't seem to realize the choice of letting the accident happen which is a less serious outcome of the choices stated.

Also, no one took into consideration that, in many accidents, alcohol and increasingly drugs are involved. This [more]

Wed May 30

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brucedoe replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:51 AM

Re: food industry, health industry

I have an artificial hip and my dentist won't take me unless I take 4 antibiotic pills an hour before treatment.

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brucedoe replied to the Dividend Growth Investing board. 11:40 AM

Re: REITs as a % of dividend income portfolio...

This board is becoming loaded with Bruce's: Bruce CM, Bruce Brown, and Bruce Doe. Any other Bruces out there?

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brucedoe replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 11:28 AM

Re: Problem With My PenFed Internet Account

poodle

Thanks

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brucedoe replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 11:26 AM

Re: Problem With My PenFed Internet Account

I'm not sure what you mean by "different account," but I have no problem getting into E*Trade, Vanguard or Schwab. I did have some problems getting into my WSJ online account, but, two calls to them, seems to have solved the [more]

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brucedoe replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 11:23 AM

Re: Problem With My PenFed Internet Account

cool

I've done that. I tried my seldom used notebook computer with the same results. but that is an interesting point as the laptop wouldn't have the cookie problem if that is the cause.

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:19 AM

Re: ADP & GDP

Speaking of GDP, I wrote a piece on GDP per Capita and where the greatest values are. You might even want to look at the reference in the item.

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

Re: Control Panel: Italy, Euro & 2010

I saw a blog that used the words Italeave and Quitaly for the Italy situation and leaving the EU. Unfortunately, I do not recall the author.

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:05 AM

Re: "Enlightenment Now" - cheer up!

Wendy

If there are any METARs who would disagree with Dr. Pinker's thesis -- that Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress are better than superstition, violence, autocracy and eternal backwardness -- I would be very [more]

Wed May 23

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:17 PM

Re: Income inequality hits families hard

Wendy

I guess you are right. A distant relative just today asked by a distant relative if I would possibly guarantee her rent payments because her income is less than 2-1/2 times her rent.

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:09 PM

Re: Author Decides She's 'Old enough to die&

When you turn 80, physicians seem to lose interest in you. You no longer are told to take a lot of tests in your annual physical such as colonoscopy every so many years. My annual physical has mainly consisted listening to my lungs and getting a [more]

Mon May 21

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:35 AM

Re: Income inequality hits families hard

while parents in the bottom half saw their wealth shrink by 260 percent.

How can you shrink by 260%? 100% reduction takes you to zero.

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Wed May 16

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brucedoe replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 2:51 PM

Re: Shrinks: The Untold Story of Psychiatry

I think that anyone who goes to a psychiatrist ought to have their head examined.

There is a book out on anxiety "My Age Of Anxiety" by Scott Stossel which is 350 something pages of misery. I recall one meaningful message of his [more]

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brucedoe replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 2:24 PM

Re: Problem With My PenFed Internet Account

I've tried to think of what I might have installed lately. I did ass Slimware. I wonder if that has done something. But it is strange that it would only affect PenFed.

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brucedoe replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 2:21 PM

Re: Problem With My PenFed Internet Account

james

No, I do not use a password program. As I said above, however, I don't get to the password as it times out after I put in the username.

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