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by thedollar
Sat Feb 06, 2021 5:50 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Journal From A Dane
Replies: 92
Views: 22389

Re: Journal From A Dane

Great to hear that you are on track, Herp. I wonder what type of investments you have in terms of the stocks you refer to as cigar butt stocks. I also looked at a similar strategy, but I was never really able to identify any. I did see some danish very small cap stock being undervalued some years ba...
by thedollar
Sat Feb 06, 2021 5:45 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: the dollar journal
Replies: 143
Views: 31318

Re: the dollar journal

For the journal; I started a new business project this year. It grew like crazy but sadly the project has suffered a set back because of all the growth. Honestly it's taken a lot of my time and energy and the set back hurts. I made some mistakes and offended some people. I really hate if people don'...
by thedollar
Sat Feb 06, 2021 5:32 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: the dollar journal
Replies: 143
Views: 31318

Re: the dollar journal

Hi thedollar! Your progress looks terrific as always. How is your weight loss going? Still working out as well? Hi Herp, Thanks for checking in. I stopped tracking somewhere along the way because I was super stressed out by corona and some other projects. But initially I lost 10kg and they have sta...
by thedollar
Sat Jan 30, 2021 5:56 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: the dollar journal
Replies: 143
Views: 31318

Re: the dollar journal

January update

Cashflow
Expenses: $N/A
Dividends: $1,326 (+39.7% YoY)
Dividends TTM: $2,310 (+$32 MoM)
Projected annual dividend: N/A

Total networth gain (loss): +$116,611

Investment allocation
Equities: 59.5% (59.2%)
Real estate: 13.7% (14.0%)
Cash: 26.1% (26.2%)
Other: 0.7% (0.6%)
by thedollar
Sat Jan 30, 2021 5:53 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: the dollar journal
Replies: 143
Views: 31318

Re: the dollar journal

December update

Cashflow
Expenses: $N/A
Dividends: $1,962 (-4.7% YoY)
Dividends TTM: $2,278 (+$64 MoM)
Projected annual dividend: N/A

Total networth gain (loss): +$44,088

Investment allocation
Equities: 59.2% (57.3%)
Real estate: 14.0% (11.2%)
Cash: 26.2% (31.1%)
Other: 0.6%
by thedollar
Sat Jan 30, 2021 2:38 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: MedSaver's Journal
Replies: 151
Views: 41862

Re: MedSaver's Journal

@MedSaver

Did I miss something? How come your net assets dropped so much this month?
by thedollar
Tue Jan 19, 2021 4:10 am
Forum: Money Questions
Topic: Portfolio evaluation and correcting for the wealth effect
Replies: 58
Views: 5161

Re: Portfolio evaluation and correcting for the wealth effect

ouch i hate this situation. on the one hand, now is a terrible, horrible, bad, no good time to put cash into the market. on the other hand, it keeps going up and up and the amount of real assets one can buy with any given level of cash is less and less. everyone is having fun except this apparent p...
by thedollar
Tue Jan 19, 2021 4:03 am
Forum: Money Questions
Topic: Portfolio evaluation and correcting for the wealth effect
Replies: 58
Views: 5161

Re: Portfolio evaluation and correcting for the wealth effect

Well, if we look at the 10Yr Treasury rate now, it's 1.119% (per https://www.cnbc.com/quotes/?symbol=US10Y). The value of a 60% S&P500 and 40%10Yr Treasury portfolio currently is 0.6*15.81/38.43 + 0.4 * 1.119/3.84 = 36%. Over 20 percent points lower than a year ago. How come bonds are considere...
by thedollar
Sat Jan 09, 2021 3:30 am
Forum: Money Questions
Topic: Investments Trade Log
Replies: 2523
Views: 514173

Re: Investments Trade Log

Things are insane right now. So many new investors buying companies with no profit at extreme and highly inflated market caps because the stock price will supposedly only continue to increase. Well sadly... they are very likely entering a world of pain. This will not stand! Insanity will be replaced...
by thedollar
Thu Jan 07, 2021 2:59 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: brute journal
Replies: 465
Views: 102590

Re: brute journal

Brute must be pretty fortunate now with BTC soaring

Is there a brutecoin?=
by thedollar
Thu Jan 07, 2021 2:56 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: the dollar journal
Replies: 143
Views: 31318

Re: the dollar journal

Barebones FI achieved -- in TSLA equity (25x yearly barebones expenses) :lol:
by thedollar
Mon Dec 28, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: Money Questions
Topic: Your macro/mkt prediction for 2021
Replies: 22
Views: 1872

Re: Your macro/mkt prediction for 2021

2021 Predictions Cash is trash will continue to rule in 2021. Lots of cash currently on the sideline as well as huge stimulus will continue to inflate assets. BTC will hit $100,000 Gold hits $2,000 S&P500 hits $4,000 for the first time ever! TSLA hits $1,000 Value stocks will see increase as the...
by thedollar
Fri Dec 25, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: the dollar journal
Replies: 143
Views: 31318

Re: the dollar journal

2020 general/goals review: Achieve $18,200 spending goal Not achieved. Looks like it's gonna be closer to $32,000 - wow. Achieve $30,000 dividend goal Not achieved. Right now dividends are at $27,218. Invest additional $270,000 in stocks Achieved Invest additional $300,000 in real estate Achieved Ac...
by thedollar
Fri Dec 25, 2020 2:20 pm
Forum: Money Questions
Topic: Your macro/mkt prediction for 2020? Let's see who gets it right
Replies: 42
Views: 4359

Re: Your macro/mkt prediction for 2020? Let's see who gets it right

@ertyu Should we do a new thread for 2021 predictions? I kinda enjoyed this one...
by thedollar
Mon Dec 07, 2020 6:21 pm
Forum: Money Questions
Topic: Your macro/mkt prediction for 2020? Let's see who gets it right
Replies: 42
Views: 4359

Re: Your macro/mkt prediction for 2020? Let's see who gets it right

thedollar wrote:
Sun Jan 05, 2020 11:45 am
By 31 December I predict:
S&P500: 3,881.82 (+20%)
TSLA: $500.00 (+13%)
S&P500: 3,691.96 - com'on still 200 points to go
TSLA: $3,208.80 - crazy stuff... $500 looked like a moonshot at the time of my prediction
by thedollar
Thu Dec 03, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: the dollar journal
Replies: 143
Views: 31318

Re: the dollar journal

Thanks ertyu! November update Cashflow Expenses: $N/A Dividends: $1,713 (+27.5% YoY) Dividends TTM: $2,214 (+$31 MoM) Projected annual dividend: N/A Total networth gain (loss): +$322,562 Investment allocation Equities: 57.3% (52.7%) Real estate: 11.2% (24.0%) Cash: 31.1% (22.8%) +++ 15,83x yearly ta...
by thedollar
Sun Nov 22, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: Money Questions
Topic: Investments Trade Log
Replies: 2523
Views: 514173

Re: Investments Trade Log

For the log... It seems like people never really decreased spending that much during this crisis Covid-19 vaccines are imminent Central banks in the US and Europe are printing money like never before Technology is enabling more and more people to buy equities and they continue to buy as cash and bon...
by thedollar
Mon Nov 02, 2020 4:33 am
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: the dollar journal
Replies: 143
Views: 31318

Re: the dollar journal

October update Cashflow Expenses: $N/A Dividends: $1,019 (+11.5% YoY) Dividends TTM: $2,183 (+$10 MoM) Projected annual dividend: N/A Total networth gain (loss): -$72,208 Investment allocation Equities: 52.7% (53.8%) Real estate: 24.0% (23.5%) Cash: 22.8% (22.4%) +++ Another month of progress except...
by thedollar
Tue Oct 13, 2020 3:46 am
Forum: Money Questions
Topic: Investments Trade Log
Replies: 2523
Views: 514173

Re: Investments Trade Log

@Bedon

I sold some specific stocks and one of them is now up 20%+.

I'm feeling FOMO and greed... Two of the best indicators that I shouldn't buy or sell anything - just leave everything as it is and focus on something else. :roll:
by thedollar
Wed Sep 30, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: the dollar journal
Replies: 143
Views: 31318

Re: the dollar journal

September update Cashflow Expenses: $N/A Dividends: $1,550 (-5% YoY) Dividends TTM: $2,173 (+$157 MoM) Projected annual dividend: N/A Total networth gain (loss): -$78,492 Investment allocation Equities: 53.8% Real estate: 23.5% Cash: 22.4% +++ First month with a net worth decrease since March (-$78,...