rotorhead wrote:madsinger, thank you very much for this post; and for your most comprehensive reply to mxyrz's questions. Serves as a very good refresher to all of us as we contemplate our own personal considerations.
Kelly wrote:Am I calculating real return correctly? The asset declined 36% in 10 years. Over the same period inflation ran at 2.5% per year. In this hypothetical case, the real return is 50% loss: -50%=(1-0.36)/(1.025^10)-1
Did I do this correctly??
runner9 wrote:FYI that 4 of your portfolios show x.xx% for all lines.
umfundi wrote:In the words of Monty Python, "This is silly".
Arithmetic artifacts do not create investment strategies.