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by ochotona
Thu Mar 21, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Ally bank website and other problems
Replies: 5
Views: 66

Re: Ally bank website and other problems

I should probably change my password
by ochotona
Thu Mar 21, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Stocks
Topic: Stock scream room
Replies: 534
Views: 102210

Re: Stock scream room

25% stock allocation just about perfect for these confusing times without any clear signals. Gasp where have I seen that 25% figure before???
by ochotona
Thu Mar 21, 2019 7:36 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Ally bank website and other problems
Replies: 5
Views: 66

Re: Ally bank website and other problems

No issues. Clear your browser cache. Type in Ally.com instead of whatever url you may have bookmarked. Reboot your phone
by ochotona
Wed Mar 20, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Stocks
Topic: Stock scream room
Replies: 534
Views: 102210

Re: Stock scream room

What a total fake of a stock market this is
by ochotona
Tue Mar 19, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: 3 in 5 Millennials Say Life More Stressful
Replies: 10
Views: 173

Re: 3 in 5 Millennials Say Life More Stressful

Just wait until the next real war / real depression
by ochotona
Mon Mar 18, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: Stocks
Topic: Stock scream room
Replies: 534
Views: 102210

Re: Stock scream room

Are we forming a gigantic head-and-shoulders pattern, with the left shoulder formed in January 2018 up at SPX 2873?

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by ochotona
Mon Mar 18, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Stocks
Topic: Stock scream room
Replies: 534
Views: 102210

Re: Stock scream room

I'll have to look into the GEM Dual Momentum strategy to see what it's about. I'll toss that on my reading / research list. Any recommendations for books, articles, or the like? I can tell you the entire strategy right now. It's a relative strength contest between S&P 500 and ACWI ex-US. The lookba...
by ochotona
Mon Mar 18, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: Stocks
Topic: Stock scream room
Replies: 534
Views: 102210

Re: Stock scream room

The defensive aspects of the PP philosophy are what really attracted me. Also, like the PP, generally trading underperforms during strong bull markets and massively out performs in bear markets. So it's a very surprisingly similar mindset and an easy transition. The GEM Dual Momentum has the same c...
by ochotona
Mon Mar 18, 2019 9:37 am
Forum: Stocks
Topic: Stock scream room
Replies: 534
Views: 102210

Re: Stock scream room

I think the CTA robots think a lot like us humans - they were designed to be us, but faster. If we hold certain levels, they buy. If we break certain levels, they sell. Very very very quickly. But humans can beat machines because if we are open-minded, we have context; they don't, until someone code...
by ochotona
Sun Mar 17, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: Stocks
Topic: Stock scream room
Replies: 534
Views: 102210

Re: Stock scream room

2nd half of March after options expiration can be weak. I wonder if we take a dip, or stay up at these levels...
by ochotona
Sun Mar 17, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Variable Portfolio Discussion
Topic: Thoughts on Emerging Markets?
Replies: 4
Views: 125

Re: Thoughts on Emerging Markets?

International and EM have been losers for a long time but maybe the tide will turn someday. That's why I like Global Equities Momentum... If it makes sense to add ex-US the market will tell you. International makes sense occasionally. But having a rigid fixed allocation? Mmmmm....