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by Jeremiah
Thu Oct 09, 2008 11:13 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: I can't believe I am thinking this [Panic and Survival 2008-09]
Replies: 356
Views: 185966

MARKET TIMING

There is a lot to be said about this. However, the 52 week high for the Index 500 is $144 and today it closed at $83 plus change, so selling today and buying even a week from now can't be considered market timing. Assuming the price is increasing, of course. I think the theory of "stay the course" h...
by Jeremiah
Thu Oct 09, 2008 10:28 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: I can't believe I am thinking this [Panic and Survival 2008-09]
Replies: 356
Views: 185966

YOUR RESPONSES

Are very interesting. First, my allocation for a long time has been 33% cash (Prime MM, 33% bonds (Intermediate and High Yield Munis ,) and 33% stocks ( Index 500 and Health Care fund) for the most part. I invested in most of these funds about 10 years ago, except for the Index 500 in which I have b...
by Jeremiah
Thu Oct 09, 2008 6:43 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: I can't believe I am thinking this [Panic and Survival 2008-09]
Replies: 356
Views: 185966

Staying the course

I feel exactly like sheepdog does. I have stayed the course since 1987 and I don't know how much of my money other people have gotten by the shares I have bought, but I have been good for them. (Note: I just now joined this forum so I am sure all this has been discussed to death, but I still need to...