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4 Points

Today the game changed...Edited editon

Posted by LT1 on 9/18/2008 at 6:10 PM | 50 comments | 747 views
Given the news tonight I am no longer prepared to call this a tradable bottom. Hide the women and children and learn how to hunt.
1 Points

My gut: Part II

Posted by LT1 on 7/5/2010 at 10:19 AM | 37 comments | 438 views
God I luv the hate mail these threads bring...LOL! Are some of you so stupid that you actually think I cause this shit to happen? Or that I just bet against the markets 24/7? FWIW, all I'm doing is proving in real time how dumb some of the nonsense [...]
0 Points

The bull mkt is dead

Posted by LT1 on 9/12/2011 at 8:25 PM | 26 comments | 516 views
Investing 101: know what side of the mountain you're on. Just sayin.
3 Points

Be cautious about taking financial advice from someone who has to work for a living.

Posted by islandpoppy on 7/25/2010 at 1:50 PM | 22 comments | 491 views
There are many people who are eager to suggest how you should invest. Do these folks have to work for a living? If they do, then are they really qualified to tell you how to get ahead? Find out how to interact with those who don't have to work for a livi [...]
0 Points

I've got that feeling again.

Posted by LT1 on 6/10/2010 at 3:54 PM | 17 comments | 464 views
At Dow 9000 I'll let you know whether "its" over or whether "its" just beginning. To be safe I'd start dusting off my helmets and flak jackets and finding places to hide the kids if necessary. Before then we probably have to rip the faces off the short [...]
17 Points

Building wealth

Posted by rw86347 on 6/12/2007 at 8:01 AM | 16 comments | 1919 views
Don't think of your home as an investment. Investments pay *you* monthly. A home never pays you monthly, rather is does the opposite. Rather you should look to find the cheapest way to keep the rain off your head. For me that was a small hand built hou [...]
5 Points

Time To Buy

Posted by Rhoa on 9/25/2008 at 7:22 PM | 18 comments | 666 views
I will make this as short as possible(contrary to popular belief Hold these values to heart. 1. Everything is cyclical 2. The U.S will not fall 3. Risk Takers are the MoneyMakers 4. Be Greedy when everyone is fearful 5. Do not micro-manage your i [...]
4 Points

No Tips from me! Actually only actual millionaires can give advice.

Posted by financeninja on 8/2/2007 at 3:46 AM | 16 comments | 1436 views
Only millionaires, real ones, should be able to give advice or tips. If you aren't one then you don't have much advice to give yet even if you are semi-successful. That's my tip. Don't take tips from guys like me until I make it.
0 Points

Trivia on 300 point up days in stock mkt

Posted by LT1 on 8/6/2008 at 8:00 PM | 17 comments | 801 views
I mentioned this a while back but as the number grows higher and higher the stat becomes more and more interesting; at least me. Since the beginning of the DOW 30 there have been 23, 300 point up days for the market. Thus far, every single 300 point [...]
0 Points

Making a bet and taking a stand

Posted by LT1 on 5/15/2011 at 8:01 PM | 16 comments | 475 views
For several reasons, most too complicated to explain to this crowd, I have slowly but surely, for the first time since early 2008, built up what I call an FU portfolio. That is a basket of securities that will increase exponentially should the market gods [...]