October 01, 2014

Coattail Investing Strategies: Following the Best Investors

One of my most loved secrets about investing is the way to discover extraordinary organizations that are on sale. It's so basic, and it’s astounding that more individuals don't do it, however they don't. The secret is that we are going to coattail or duplicate the best investors.

When we utilize coat-tailing methods on the best financial specialists, we need to look and duplicate the individuals who we know have made gigantic rates of return in excess of 20 and 30 years of time. 

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September 24, 2014

Nouriel Roubini: 6 Worries That May Hurt Our Economic Recovery

Nouriel Roubini, economics proffessor at NYU, has these 6 things to caution us about in our economic recovery (from a June interview on CNN):

1. Developing markets will suffer as the US raises interest rates, worldwide interest for raw materials fades and China slows.

2. Ukraine-Russia clash turns into a war and includes Europe and the US; Russia cuts off gas supplies to Europe and sends it into a depression.

3. Asian patriotism prompts clash between Asian powers – a true shooting war...

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September 16, 2014

Deleveraging and Deflation: Something Scary This Way Comes

I recently completed reading Gary Shilling's book, The Age of Deleveraging, and Harry Dent's, The Demographic Cliff. Both writers are regarded as predictors of the real estate and economic meltdown in 2008. Both of them state that we have begun a deflation of our economic activity and banks cannot hide the issue for much longer.

Collapse Due to Baby Boomers Spending Less

Harry Dent builds his prediction with respect to the way that my era, the Baby Boomers, are heading into retirement and were stunned by the financial crisis in 2008 into forcefully saving money, as opposed to consuming.

Gary Shilling lands at the same conclusion for the same reasons and backs his figure up by indicating Japan, an economy that is in its third decade of collapse for comparative reasons, is similar to what we're going to encounter; a maturing populace that is not spending as much…

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