Dow 50% Off Sale in 2012?

By on April 10, 2009

Hao Jin, in an article posted at Seeking Alpha, suggests that the recent rise is probably a temporary respite in a secular bear market. Jin relies on Harry Dent’s logic that a perfect storm of three bubbles (stocks, real estate and commodities) bursting at the same time will cause a depression and the Dow to fall to 3,800 by the year 2012. Jin adds four of his own reasons: 1) Mass Unemployment, 2) Commercial Real Estate (CRE) in trouble, 3) Credit Problems, and 4) Potential Credit Default from East/Central Europe.

Jin lists 30 of the most liquid ETFs in which an investor can construct a low cost portfolio.

Source:

http://seekingalpha.com/article/129515-could-the-dow-sink-another-50-by-2012
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