Seeking Alpha
  • Funkengruven
    Picked up some shopping list items today at good prices: T, PG, WMT, ALU. Now looking for GGN on sale.
    11/21/11
    Reply (11)
    • Ocean Man: I'm too tired right now, but I could write an article on why you shouldn't buy GGN. Not just now, but ever.
      11/21/11
    • Funkengruven: Please take a short nap then help me out w/a few bullet points on the issue :-). where should I look for long play on natural resources?
      11/22/11
    • Irishmedic: Ask Hillbilly when he is on! He is all over natural resources!
      11/22/11
    • Funkengruven: Will do Irishmedic. Thanks!
      11/22/11
    • Brandon Gibbs: ocean I'm also interested in your dislike of GGN, main reasons?
      11/22/11
    • Ocean Man: I wish I could point to concrete facts with a link, but I just remember reading evidence that made me not interested. Sure they have yield,
      11/22/11
    • Ocean Man: but their fees are high and they severely underperform what they're attempting to track. If you have the money to buy more than one of the
      11/22/11
    • Ocean Man: individual companies in a fund, buy a couple stars and skip the laggards and the fees. Sorry I'm not as convincing as what convinced me.
      11/22/11
    • Funkengruven: Thanks for the attempted re-cap. I understand, I've often read enough to make my head swim.
      11/22/11
    • Funkengruven: ... and even though I come away with the right frame of mind after the in depth study I often forget the facts that lead me there.
      11/22/11
    • Funkengruven: ... I made it through the '70's and am now approaching 50! LOL ;-)
      11/22/11