All posts tagged "alan greenspan"

  • Grantham, "Great Bear Markets Always Take Their Time"

    Quotes from Jeremy Grantham: “We are still in the super bear of 2000,” asserts Jeremy Grantham, chairman of money manager GMO. In a bear market, stocks fall back to, or below, their long-term trend line. But after...

    • Posted July 6, 2008
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  • The Good from a Bear Market

    Originally published in January 2002: INDEXES ON 12/31/01 DJIA 10,021.50 S&P 500 1,148.08 NASDAQ 1,950.40 The Good from a Bear Market The past 1 ½ years has proved to be a very trying time for investors. This...

    • Posted December 22, 2006
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  • Prudent to Reduce Exposure to Equities

    Originally published in July 1999: INDEXES ON 7/1/99 DJIA 11,066.42 S&P 500 1,380.96 NASDAQ 2,706.18 Editorial Anytime something becomes a fad it becomes overpriced. It doesn’t matter what it is: real estate, precious metals, beanie babies….even stocks,...

    • Posted October 18, 2006
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  • Fear and Loathing on Wall Street

    Originally published in November 1998: INDEXES ON 10/30/98 DJIA 8,592.10 S&P 500 1,098.67 NASDAQ 1,771.39 Editorial The early part of the last month could be characterized as “Fear and Loathing on Wall Street.” However, the panic was...

    • Posted September 30, 2006
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  • Limit Order Pain

    Originally published in October 1998: INDEXES ON 9/30/98 DJIA 7,842.62 S&P 500 1,017.01 NASDAQ 1,693.84 Editorial We may have seen the worst of the mini-bear, but then again, maybe we haven’t. Chairman Greenspan dropped the Fed Funds...

    • Posted September 27, 2006
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  • Why Mutual Funds?

    Originally published in August 1998: INDEXES ON 7/31/98 DJIA 8,883.29 S&P 500 1,120.67 NASDAQ 1,872.39 The stock market continues to weather the approaching storms fairly well. This is to be expected when everywhere you turn the press...

    • Posted September 22, 2006
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  • Big Stocks Still Surprise

    Originally published in August 1997: Bill Clinton, as well as Alan Greenspan, are going to come out of this renaissance period looking like a couple of the most brilliant leaders of this century. Actually, both of them...

    • Posted August 4, 2006
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  • Stock Picks for the January Effect

    Originally published on: December 29, 1996 The U. S. stock market took a bath on December 16th, the day before the Federal Reserve policy making meeting. The small dose of fear we got in the beginning of...

    • Posted May 19, 2006
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