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Old 06-20-2022, 01:26 PM   #421
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The economy may not recover, but the market always leads.

It's the same as the market is already down 20% from the top, but the economy just started to slow.
You said you were hoping Wellesley would recover by years end, so that is what I was referring to.
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Old 06-20-2022, 02:52 PM   #422
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With current inflation, you will have losses with 2.8 - 4% income vs 8.6% inflation.
True. But she's waiting until more people post this emoticon before buying back in. She's losing less than market right now.

Market timing is not the same as hoarding cash forever.

I myself have lots of cash instead of bonds. Still love my stocks too much.
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Old 06-21-2022, 02:14 AM   #423
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Except that the market may go a lot lower before it returns to its historical return of 9-10%/year.
It’s been a very organized decline, no panic yet…once panic sets in then it will be near the bottom.
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