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Old 02-27-2007, 04:59 PM   #1
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Is there a good source for financial news minus the hysteria?

Seriously, if you read most news outlets today you'd think the world has ended.

What do the folks here recommend for level-headed financial news?
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Re: Is there a good source for financial news minus the hysteria?
Old 02-27-2007, 05:00 PM   #2
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to elaborate....he warned last week to get out of emerging markets. I heeded his advice.
thank goodness, or today would have been even worse. I like his macro-view of things.

He recently (last month?) published lengthy articles warning about China's markets and their role in a possible global stock melt down...
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Seriously, if you read most news outlets today you'd think the world has ended.

What do the folks here recommend for level-headed financial news?
Don't watch any of it! - You might do something stupid.
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Well, I listened to y'all and moved a considerable part of my REIT Index into Target Retirement 2015. That's all the moving I'm gonna do for awhile. I won't pay much attention to the noise.
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I like http://www.reuters.com/
You also might like the columns of James Stewart: www.smartmoney.com/commonsense Read today's column (probably written before today) and the previous one.
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Reuters sucks the big, hairy one-eye.

I find bloomberg avoids much of the actual hysteria, although they tend to pound on a few themes per day.
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Yeah, I was going to suggest bloomberg.com for the facts without the hysteria.

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Seriously, if you read most news outlets today you'd think the world has ended.

What do the folks here recommend for level-headed financial news?
This board. Turn the TV off.
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I concur. I also recommend diehards.org.
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Dittos for Bloomberg.com Just the facts!!!

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