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  • Paulo Santos
    OMG, where is uncle Ben? Why doesn't he print MORE?
    10/10/12
    Reply (15)
    • realornot: Are you having a QEattack?
      10/10/12
    • Paulo Santos: An honest man can no longer leverage himself to the eyeballs and stake is future in a CEF trading at 2 times NAV. What has this come to?
      10/10/12
    • Seth Walters: Well at least AMZN has started to go your way.
      10/10/12
    • Paulo Santos: Someone needs to put an end to that. What has this come to when an honest man can't but a stock at 300 times imploding earnings and have...
      10/10/12
    • Paulo Santos: ... some trust for it to go up 100% without any 10% dips?
      10/10/12
    • Paulo Santos: Uncle Ben needs to bring some certainty to the table. Perhaps buy stocks directly. Say, $20 billion a month for starters. eheh
      10/10/12
    • Seth Walters: I don't think it's mechanical buying pushing AMZN up. I think it's probably some market manipulation, some hype, and some momo stock boys.
      10/10/12
    • Seth Walters: Although I do love AMZN as a company, and I wouldn't discount their potential at a more reasonable valuation.
      10/10/12
    • Seth Walters: The problem with the govt buying stocks is that they would tend to become overvalued. Ideally they should be *fairly* valued for the risk.
      10/10/12
    • Paulo Santos: Although it's not a given, there are probably a few scenarios where AMZN could go bust by following its present path.
      10/10/12
    • Valueplay98: QEinfinity was a horrible idea with SPY @1400 especially with so many potential bad things in the next few months.
      10/10/12
    • Valueplay98: Next up QE-SPY ? and the Fed buys the S&P500 ? Greenspan warned against irrational exuberance and Bernanke is trying to create it.
      10/10/12
    • dividend_growth: Ben has not expanded Fed balance sheet since QEn was announced.
      10/10/12
    • sethmcs: According to the fed the net change $4billion in one week. http://1.usa.gov/SN3TFo
      10/11/12
    • sethmcs: Still thats a lot less than I expected. Why doesn't Ben have the petal to the metal?
      10/11/12