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Old 09-20-2010, 12:44 PM   #21
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So you suggest we sell our gold and buy stocks ?

No he didn't say that , the chart did.
Charts don't talk. If you abstracted that from the chart, you can always act on your take.


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Old 09-20-2010, 01:26 PM   #22
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I came across this chart yesterday and found it interesting. If one believes in reversion to the mean, it would seem best to avoid gold and long treasuries right now.

I like your investments in your second post.

As to the chart, I think a standard needs to to be done for each asset - e.g. p/e ratio for the s&p - to evaluate if it is over or under its mean.

As to gold; this guy is saying it is in a bull market until 2020

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This may provide some longer term context in which to evaluate these numbers. Unfortunately, it does not show gold.
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