Prediction Results: Jeremy Grantham, Gary B. Smith, Ken Fisher, Ben Stein and Adam Lashinsky

By on October 6, 2008

Another 2 out of 5 performance for the predictors of the markets.

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The pundits’ performance was mixed as is usually the case. Gary B. Smith was overly optimistic about the prospects for the stock market last year. Ben Stein was completely in the dark regarding the effects of the credit crisis as it turns out that REITS were not being given away. Likewise, Ken Fisher wasn’t able to see the repercussions of massive lending to individuals who couldn’t repay their loans. Of this group, Jeremy Grantham and Adam Lashinsky accurately foresaw the problems headed our way.
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2 Comments

  1. stock investment advice

    October 6, 2008 at 1:22 am

    help me.

  2. stocksystm

    October 6, 2008 at 3:13 am

    God help us all.

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