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Jul 31, 2011 7:04PM
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How much would that 22.8% average annual return be reduced by capital gains and commission fees?
Aug 1, 2011 3:50PM
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The only "stocks" I would EVER buy would be beef and chicken bullion from the grocery store, so that I could cook the only food affordable these days...beef or chicken bullion stock soup...
Aug 1, 2011 4:11PM
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When the Government is stealing our income in Taxes and fees to about 65% or more of our earnings, and getting worse by day, along with excessive gasoline and food taxes, just where does any normal taxpaying U.S. Citizen have any extra money to buy risky Stocks???
Aug 1, 2011 3:37PM
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Where's Johnson & Johnson on the list?  This type of "advice" is B***S****!!!  Buy some fund and hang in for the long term, for equity exposure part of portfolio. 
Aug 1, 2011 12:58PM
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It's hard to believe that this type of pandering is allowed. Buying individual securities is clearly counter-productive to successful investing. It's based on market timing strategies that have been proven not to work - your buying yesterday's winners and selling yesterday's losers - buying high and selling low. The only ones who make money are the brokers.

Aug 1, 2011 5:37PM
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I love the media propaganda machine.  Even with all that's occuring globally, it's "Nothing to see here, just buy stocks you sheep."

 

silver.  period.

Aug 1, 2011 9:49PM
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good luck with that silver buddy you'll need it
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