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by bog419
Thu May 07, 2020 8:19 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Why is lump sum investment option better than DCA?
Replies: 156
Views: 5962

Re: Why is lump sum investment option better than DCA?

It's like a a russian roulette with 3 holes and one bullet. One never wants to play such a game, especially now. So you'd rather play Russian roulette with three holes and two bullets? How is that better? No actually that doesn't work the way around and you know it for sure. DCA is not a headshot b...
by bog419
Wed May 06, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Why is lump sum investment option better than DCA?
Replies: 156
Views: 5962

Re: Why is lump sum investment option better than DCA?

"Any feedback on this would be helpful." Are you sure you want ANY because mine is not popular opinion here ? It's not. It's like a a russian roulette with 3 holes and one bullet. One never wants to play such a game, especially now. There is a guy who asked the very same question in this very same f...
by bog419
Sat Mar 21, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: V-shaped recession?
Replies: 16
Views: 1147

Re: V-shaped recession?

"A lot of irrational fear at the moment."

Irrational ? From an economic perspective ? From locked down France, taking the bet. :)
Let's begin by a red circuit breaker trigger on SP500 this coming monday at opening.
by bog419
Fri Mar 20, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Anybody want to guess the bottom of this "dip"?
Replies: 573
Views: 38629

Re: Anybody want to guess the bottom of this "dip"?

"Who thinks it would be prudent to move all or part of your VFIAX into VCSAX?" The only prudent move would be to go cash right now. Or you think "it is just a flu". You bet. Just understand some countries have already answered this question. And the answer is no, it's not just a flu. I think a major...
by bog419
Fri Mar 20, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Where's Warren Buffett During This Crisis?
Replies: 181
Views: 26108

Re: Where's Warren Buffett During This Crisis?

LOL, do you need Buffet to know where this market is heading and that the most clever thing to do right now is sell if you have invested equities and re-enter at much lower value. [Comment deleted -- moderator oldcomputerguy] . Turn the TV on dude, the world is stopped right now, there's not even an...
by bog419
Tue Mar 17, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: All in VTSAX, probably not the smartest move I've made, seeking advice
Replies: 57
Views: 5144

Re: All in VTSAX, probably not the smartest move I've made, seeking advice

I'm going to go ahead and disagree with all the saying here, regarding as far as we went for now in the market. The bottom is nowhere to be found and those levels, I understand the Bogle Bible but sometimes investing takes more than a gospel. We are down about 30% from now, from an overly inflated m...