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Investing Outside the U.S.

I continue to believe that the US equities market is overvalued. Granted, I’ve thought this since July 2012, and clearly have been wrong, but after seeing it go up so far so fast, I just have to believe that at some point soon there will be a big correction. 330 more words



After I settled each asset allocation I went searching for the equivalent ETF. Because US ETF market is much bigger and offers an enormous variety of funds compared to Europe I decided only to buy US ETFs. 499 more words

Learning Process

The End of Mutual Funds?

The ETF industry has had a tremendously good run.

The first ETF launched in 1993.  Today, just over 20 years later, there are well over $2 Trillion in over 1700 ETFs.  502 more words

China chocolate market seen growing to $4.3 billion by 2019: Hershey | Reuters

(Reuters) – Chocolate sales in China should grow to $4.3 billion by 2019, up nearly 60 percent from $2.7 billion in 2014 and driven by… 133 more words

China Alert

OIL Trade: Part III

When last I posted about the fictional OIL trade, I had acquired 447 shares of the ETN and had a cash position of $5,005.88.  I also had a placed a limit order for 250 shares at $10 even. 269 more words

Once Largest ETF in the World Drops Out of Top 10

At one point in history, the SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEArca: GLD) was the world’s largest ETF.

Courtesy of a massive gold bull market and the accompanying hysteria, GLD’s assets mushroomed to $77.5 billion. 310 more words


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