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Wed Jul 9

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yttire replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:56 PM

Re: OT: Major Accomplishment

Congratulations! I hope there isn't an accounting error in there.

Sun May 18

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yttire replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:54 PM

Re: Cold fusion

That is not an opinion shared by most scientists. Cold fusion or low-energy nuclear reactions (LENR) are largely considered to be "pathological science". There is no accepted theoretical model of cold fusion.

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yttire posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:20 PM

Cold fusion

Cold fusion:


Cold fusion brings out the innate desire to turn off the channel and tune out. It is impossible, a dream that should best be forgotten. The study of physics shows that combining atoms should release energy- they can in hot [more]

Sat May 3

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yttire replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 5:59 PM

Re: Returns after a 5% drop (stop loss)

I think this is a great study. It may be useful to consider other time frames, and other metrics.

There is an interesting chart of how Isaac Newton lost most of his money on bad investments. He lost around 260 million dollars in the South [more]

Mon Apr 28

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yttire posted to the Mechanical Investing board. 5:36 PM

NA.TO

What is the symbol NA.TO as a ticker in Scottrade?

I see this:

http://finance.yahoo.com/q?s=NA.TO

It has a 52wk range of 36.07-46.96
trade price 45.35
market cap [more]

Sun Apr 27

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yttire replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 4:17 PM

Re: Yield mix

Thanks for these links, they are super interesting to play around with.

I have noticed that in order to get a really good CAGR, you have to limit the number of stocks you hold to a tiny number. Holding 3 stocks on 1 month intervals yields a [more]

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yttire posted to the Mechanical Investing board. 12:37 PM

Yield mix

Are there any comments on the below strategy?

The idea is to have each screen require dividend payouts. The top 3 of each screen is chosen, and rotated out when it drops out of the top 3 picks for the screen examined on a monthly basis. When [more]

Sat Apr 26

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yttire replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 6:00 PM

Re: OT: Mortgate - Payoff Early?

I think paying off your mortgage is the way to go.

This is because what you are trying to do with investing is not maximize returns, but minimize suffering.

Is there a chance you and your spouse hit hard times with your career? It [more]

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yttire posted to the Mechanical Investing board. 5:09 PM

YLDEARYEAR

Just for fun, I looked through the last years posts, to find the listed recommendations on a per monthly basis. The first post is this one:

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