The GOLD scream room

Discussion of the Gold portion of the Permanent Portfolio

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Re: The GOLD scream room

Post by jhogue » Fri May 17, 2019 4:40 pm

I believe in having some of everything, but don't put all of my trust in any one thing.
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A stock trader asked him, "Groucho, where do you put all your money?" Groucho was said to have replied, "In Treasury bonds", and the trader said, "You can't make much money on those." Groucho said, "You can if you have enough of them!"
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Re: The GOLD scream room

Post by Cortopassi » Fri May 17, 2019 6:53 pm

jhogue wrote:
Fri May 17, 2019 4:40 pm
I believe in having some of everything, but don't put all of my trust in any one thing.
Yes.

TLT is leading the pack in one year returns.

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Re: The GOLD scream room

Post by pugchief » Fri May 17, 2019 8:25 pm

Cortopassi wrote:
Fri May 17, 2019 6:53 pm

TLT is leading the pack in one year returns.
I don't pay close attention, so I am shocked to hear that. I would have guessed stocks.
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Re: The GOLD scream room

Post by Kriegsspiel » Fri May 17, 2019 9:47 pm

Ditto

It looks like bonds have been at the top for a lot of the past year.
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Re: The GOLD scream room

Post by pmward » Sat May 18, 2019 9:11 am

And to boot that is a Yahoo Finance graph which does not include yields, only change in the ETF value. So bonds are in actuality up even more. Bonds have a lot of momentum right now.
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Re: The GOLD scream room

Post by dualstow » Sat May 18, 2019 12:25 pm

pugchief wrote:
Fri May 17, 2019 8:25 pm
Cortopassi wrote:
Fri May 17, 2019 6:53 pm
TLT is leading the pack in one year returns.
I don't pay close attention, so I am shocked to hear that. I would have guessed stocks.
(kriegsspiel) Ditto.
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