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  1. tomorton replied to the thread ...predicted a bear market is coming as early as 18 months from now.

    There is no reliable model that can accurately predict such a market event. But we can all anticipate one. In fact, if its date can't be...

    Nov 14, 2018 at 6:25 PM
  2. tomorton replied to the thread Le’Veon Bell ‘messed with the wrong organization’ -Matt Hasselbeck | NFL Countdown.

    Not sure what cards he thought he had up his sleeve. I guess he was just too proud to come back. Which actually might be an issue on the...

    Nov 14, 2018 at 12:03 PM
  3. tomorton liked Arnie's post in the thread Le’Veon Bell ‘messed with the wrong organization’ -Matt Hasselbeck | NFL Countdown.

    Never let your mouth write checks your ass can't cash.

    Nov 14, 2018 at 11:54 AM
  4. tomorton replied to the thread Any bear traders out there..

    Fair enough, 's not the end of times........

    Nov 14, 2018 at 10:59 AM
  5. tomorton liked jeffalvinson's post in the thread Any bear traders out there..

    From a "long term" investor perspective, the uptrend is still intact. On this 4 year monthly candle chart of the SP500, the SP500...

    11_14_18_SP500_3 months_daily candles_50ma.png Nov 14, 2018 at 10:58 AM
  6. tomorton replied to the thread Grand Hotel du Lac in Vevey, Switzerland.

    I want to live there. At least for a while. Until I get bored.

    Nov 14, 2018 at 8:52 AM
  7. tomorton liked JSOP's post in the thread Avoid Portfolio Managers Who Are on a Streak — Whether Hot or Cold.

    Avoid Portfolio Managers, period. Manage your own portfolio!

    Nov 14, 2018 at 5:01 AM
  8. tomorton replied to the thread Quantitative Analysis to improve probability and results.

    Something exactly paralleling this happened when I reviewed my trend-following trades a few years back. I looked at the losers and...

    Nov 13, 2018 at 11:12 AM
  9. tomorton liked KeLo's post in the thread Billionaire Ray Dalio Says “Capitalism Is Not Working” for Most People.

    Bernie Sanders says we should look to the more Democratic Socialist model of Sweden. Swedes get baby leave etc, but Swedes earning...

    Nov 13, 2018 at 11:02 AM
  10. tomorton replied to the thread Any bear traders out there..

    I'm not in any equities / indices positions right now, waiting for a consistent long-term trend. With indices these would usually be up....

    Nov 13, 2018 at 7:59 AM
  11. tomorton replied to the thread Billionaire Ray Dalio Says “Capitalism Is Not Working” for Most People.

    Nice. The US likes to think its the champion of free enterprise. It is indeed doing well but is actually only a runner-up. The World...

    Nov 12, 2018 at 4:52 AM
  12. tomorton liked nooby_mcnoob's post in the thread Billionaire Ray Dalio Says “Capitalism Is Not Working” for Most People.

    The main thing you're not seeing is that government intervention generally has terrible results, except for the rich. Regular...

    Nov 11, 2018 at 11:04 AM
  13. tomorton replied to the thread Billionaire Ray Dalio Says “Capitalism Is Not Working” for Most People.

    What theory of economics leads you to conclude that economic activity would increase when the people making the extra effort will get...

    Nov 11, 2018 at 8:07 AM
  14. tomorton replied to the thread Billionaire Ray Dalio Says “Capitalism Is Not Working” for Most People.

    The mistake many make when drawing anti-capitalist conclusions is that they look only at outcomes and not at opportunities. Capitalism...

    Nov 11, 2018 at 7:58 AM
  15. tomorton liked Handle123's post in the thread Billionaire Ray Dalio Says “Capitalism Is Not Working” for Most People.

    What a crock of sh.t. What life has come down to in USA is how to get more for free instead of getting educated or working your rump...

    Nov 11, 2018 at 7:43 AM