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No need to wait until May, writes Doug Kass, sell stocks now. The economy is slowing and the...

No need to wait until May, writes Doug Kass, sell stocks now. The economy is slowing and the likely return to power of Obama and a Republican Congress (at least the House) means gridlock in D.C. Remember, the default scenario for 2013 is a large fiscal contraction (also pointed out by Alan Blinder).
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  • Brentis
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    Thanks. Guess except AAPL since it has done phenomenally under Obama's care.. ?
    9 Apr 2012, 10:00 AM Reply Like
  • jacobsen
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    Stupid comment...Aapl was doing good without any help from the socialist idiot Obama..Grow up and or just stay stupid!! Despite Obama...he market will do what it will do...the only reason it hasn't crashed is because of doaalr being only legit currency is n the entir world..Leave it up to the idiot Obama..we would be using MARKS!!
    9 Apr 2012, 10:07 AM Reply Like
  • unojack
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    And welfare recipients....
    9 Apr 2012, 01:18 PM Reply Like
  • unojack
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    I doubt Obama...I doubt that he is also an idiot.
    9 Apr 2012, 01:20 PM Reply Like
  • Larry Reaves
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    Bitcoin is the only legit currency in the world. Even the dollar is just a banker monopoly that steals from the populace to enrich those who need no monetary enrichment. They need enrichment of spirit, but they will never find that until they quit their fraudulent actions, and there will be someone else right behind them to take up the flag of thieves.
    9 Apr 2012, 01:37 PM Reply Like
  • lindsay lopez
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    Are you saying that if the dollar didn't exist the US would be in the tank?
    9 Apr 2012, 01:48 PM Reply Like
  • Humble Value Miner
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    if you think Obama is socialist you don't know Europe :)
    9 Apr 2012, 04:50 PM Reply Like
  • jacobsen
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    Oh please..the man wants to stop drlling to drive up oil...rob estates....daeth tax...supports abortion and PARRTIAL BIRTH abortion...so shut yor darn mouth you darn fool!...It is time to grow up or stay stupid!!
    10 Apr 2012, 08:38 AM Reply Like
  • Tony Petroski
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    "...the likely return to power of Obama and a Republican Congress (at least the House) means gridlock in D.C.

     

    "Gridlock. Man, those Americans don't know how to run a long march."
    -- Yogi tse Tung
    9 Apr 2012, 10:21 AM Reply Like
  • Tony Petroski
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    "Remember, the default scenario for 2013 is a large fiscal contraction..."

     

    Remember. From 1st grade.

     

    "Fiscal contraction" means a 4% increase rather than an 8% increase.

     

    And the occupiers are on the occupy.

     

    "If I'd known they wanted to occupy, I'd have bought up the property."

     

    -- Yogi Hilton
    9 Apr 2012, 10:43 AM Reply Like
  • Trader Monk
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    Hope Doug Kass is wrong..remember opinions are like assholes..Everyone has one and they all stink! I hope for change in 2012..
    9 Apr 2012, 11:20 AM Reply Like
  • unojack
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    If we don't get a change, and not the one Obama touts...get out your suppositories.
    9 Apr 2012, 01:22 PM Reply Like
  • dickirwin59
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    Grid lock has produced many of the best times ever for the stock market.
    9 Apr 2012, 01:14 PM Reply Like
  • unojack
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    Actually Clinton was forced to compromise because of gridlock.
    9 Apr 2012, 01:23 PM Reply Like
  • larry214001
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    That's what she said.
    10 Apr 2012, 01:30 AM Reply Like
  • Defenster
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    America credit rating reduced
    8.3% unemployment at least for 3 years
    gas 4.50 ( California..we have commie tax here)
    entire middle east is on fire as we watch
    has no use for Israel or to protect it. He is instinctively Muslim
    Country is being divided , rich,poor black white.
    Obama assc vary from communists to bigoted pastors to domestic terrorists.
    His lawyers say The US should cede it's constitution to the UN.
    Anti Capitalist, anti business when we need private sector.
    doesn't like two party system, supreme court or any checks and balances.
    He is a post colonial, African Marxist ( read" fate of Africa")

     

    and we are actually keeping this guy in the game, we are actually going to sign up for 4 more years of this. It may not be Obama, we may have given enough kids a union education where they are now too stupid to think or examine. Brilliant plan if it works. But this party ain't over just yet. Obama will think a building feel on him by November. A lot of dislike of this guy..a lot.
    11 Apr 2012, 12:23 PM Reply Like
  • Trader Monk
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    Defenster..you see what many people don't..Remember..he and his associates are very good at playing the campaign game..and he still has the MSM in his back pocket as they will blindly carry his water and advance his agenda..yes..they are complicit in this continuing disaster of a president as he "transforms" (aka destroys) America..

     

    I continue to Hope for Change in 2012..
    12 Apr 2012, 04:38 PM Reply Like
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