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by ochotona
Tue Jun 30, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: Variable Portfolio Discussion
Topic: Tactical Asset Allocation + HBPP an intriguing combo
Replies: 499
Views: 146919

Re: Tactical Asset Allocation + HBPP an intriguing combo

Generalized Protective Momentum for July 2020

Crash Protection IEF 33.33%
QQQ 22.22%
TLT 22.22%
GLD 22.22%


Data copied from TrendXplorer. I have adopted their Disclaimer as my own.
by ochotona
Fri May 29, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: Variable Portfolio Discussion
Topic: Tactical Asset Allocation + HBPP an intriguing combo
Replies: 499
Views: 146919

Re: Tactical Asset Allocation + HBPP an intriguing combo

Generalized Protective Momentum is 100% in IEF for June 2020, according what we see at TrendXplorer
by ochotona
Tue May 12, 2020 2:24 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Would you wear a mask?
Replies: 193
Views: 8203

Re: Would you wear a mask?

People at my work not wearing masks. I won't go back in person there until they do. I'll quit.
by ochotona
Tue May 12, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: Bonds
Topic: I'm worried about stagflation and am selling all my bonds tomorrow.
Replies: 71
Views: 5856

Re: I'm worried about stagflation and am selling all my bonds tomorrow.

The latest consumer price index update is out: https://www.bls.gov/news.release/cpi.nr0.htm What I got right: - food at home prices jumped in April, rising 2.6% month over month. - medical care services prices are still rising, up 0.5% month over month. - shelter prices did not fall (flat month ove...
by ochotona
Tue May 12, 2020 7:44 am
Forum: Variable Portfolio Discussion
Topic: Southwest?
Replies: 12
Views: 2394

Re: Southwest?

Kbg wrote:
Mon May 11, 2020 11:24 pm
WEB turned on a dime.

I looked at GDP now and nowcast tonight, yikes. Apparently the market believes the Feds actions are more important than the economic data coming in.

That is what the algorithms that buy "believe". That's how they've been programmed.
by ochotona
Tue May 12, 2020 4:47 am
Forum: Cash
Topic: How do you invest the Cash portion?
Replies: 233
Views: 70122

Re: How do you invest the Cash portion?

Kriegsspiel wrote:
Mon May 11, 2020 8:45 pm
What are they doing that they can give you 1.25% interest
Subprime auto loans probably.
by ochotona
Mon May 11, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: Cash
Topic: How do you invest the Cash portion?
Replies: 233
Views: 70122

Re: How do you invest the Cash portion?

Ally Bank 1.25% on the savings accounts now...
by ochotona
Mon May 11, 2020 6:08 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Coronavirus General Discussion
Replies: 2855
Views: 108640

Re: Coronavirus General Discussion

Houston City Council member tests positive; she's a dentist. Dentists just went back to work days ago... the virus got past her PPE, if she got it at work. This thing is relentless!
by ochotona
Mon May 11, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Coronavirus General Discussion
Replies: 2855
Views: 108640

Re: Coronavirus General Discussion

[Jones said] "If you look at the Asian countries that are succeeding and beating this..." How do we define "succeeding and beating this"? How about snuffing the virus through being proactive, smart, and using tech, and not having to wreck your country? I'm thinking Korea and Taiwan. How about that ...
by ochotona
Mon May 11, 2020 2:24 pm
Forum: Stocks
Topic: Stock scream room
Replies: 1398
Views: 274312

Re: Stock scream room

Buy The Dip... ever hilarious

https://youtu.be/0akBdQa55b4
by ochotona
Mon May 11, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: Variable Portfolio Discussion
Topic: Tactical Asset Allocation + HBPP an intriguing combo
Replies: 499
Views: 146919

Re: Tactical Asset Allocation + HBPP an intriguing combo

Swapping to a more aggressive system when we eventually get back to one of those 2017 like sunshine and rainbows climates makes sense. When my family and friends are begging me not to buy stocks will be the time to buy stocks. When SPX 666 - 1150 again. When CAPE 10-15. We will know if those days e...