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Responsible government ideas, lower taxation

The government has an obligation to pursue a course of business similar to that of a corporation in an effort to protect the people, reduce fruad, and promote a successful society.  Reduced taxation is needed to maintain a global competitiveness, and follow our developed understanding of the course of evolution.    With government ownership in business fruad can be greatly reduced, and eliminated possible.   On the other hand,  high rates of taxation; led by greed, results in predictable destruction.

  Corruption related concerns, and known benefits of a steady hand in developing a society must be acknowledged.  George Bush, and many other people have failed in life to do their best respecting others.  The possibility that many people in government do not have the people in mind must be addressed.  The government should only be granted $100 billion dollars at a time.   $100 dollars is a lot of money to the majority of people around the globe.   $100 billion dollars is a good number to start with moving the economy to a more stable position.  Money in the hands of a few suspect characters or corporations will surely insure more of the same predictable destructive forces that led us here.  The allowance of dividends to be paid with government money is ridiculous.     Lower taxes should be accompanied by government ownership or participation in joint projects to most efficiently meet the needs of the world.   Cooperation to reduce interest payments of the United States of America, and to most effectively reduce predictable disfuntion in the future for the world as a whole is a good idea. 

  When profit rates of corporations dip below zero in a purely capitalist society taxation moves to zero.  Yet consumers are still expected to pay property taxes even when they have lost thier job or personal circumstances prevent them from doing so. The clear benefits of working with nations around the world  can be achieved.   With consumers tapped out, and tax collections declining the world as a whole loses.  If we work together with an understanding that society as a whole can grow together.  Through honest effort we can work to resolve important issues of all people.  We can work towards a healthy world working towards honest goals.

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October 1, 2008 Posted by | American Politics and Policy Ideas, Serious Subjects that need public exposure | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bear market, Dead cat bounce

 

Dead cat bounce is a bounce off oversold conditions similar to the old addage even a dead cat bounces off the ground before it returns to the ground from a large fall.  Jim Cramer cited this evening that determining the bottom in a bear market is near impossible and the bottom in the market is far from over.  Specifically caused by the redemption of mutual fund holders, and hedge funds getting crushed as commodity prices have crashed in a short period of time causing further redemption of assets in the markets to settle debts. Dead cat bounce is an unsustainable rally that fads.  Who is buying here?   Warren Buffet said the dollar may be worthless in five years yesterday

02/27/2008.  http://www.marketwatch.com/news/story/warren-buffett-says-us-dollar/story.aspx?guid=%7B50CE458A-3BB1-4934-83B1-FB368B0FCD66%7D   Tech giant Cisco with drew guidance for the year.  Then made comments abouts its ability to change with the times. What? I thought they were a telecom fiber expansion play.   Google never has given guidance.  Google markets crap on the internet and people are catching on.  I could see foreign nations not allowing the sale of crap to their people.  Google has taken initiative to improve the quality of products offered.  Oil giant Shell issued some disturbing news that is could not deliver oil promised to the market becuase of security reasons and what it called sabotage of it’s pipelines in Africa.  http://www.marketwatch.com/news/story/shell-declares-force-majeure-nigeria/story.aspx?guid=%7B4AC5EFC0-BDD8-4285-869D-5EABB71CB43F%7D  I think the educated trader just sells the market higher every time it goes up.  The investor takes his profits.  I don’t know who would be a buyer in this market.  

Jim Cramer said the bottom is in.  Of course Jim like any nimble trader or the market me can change his opinion at quickly.  He likes Brazilian stocks.  like AMX and PBR  (update 2/7/08) 

So,  lets take a look at his argument.    Companies are trimming expenses and valued at a lower multiple than a few months ago.   Going forward this makes stock investment more attractive.   Corporations believe the 2nd half of 2008 and 2009 will be good for earnings.   The stock market being a forward looking indicator may dictate the bottom is in.  The vix hit 29 recently.  Meaning stocks volaltility is peaking and may have change directions.    Investors are flush with cash and certainly not going down with out a fight.   Just have to see what plays out.   AAPL  and other stocks may be a bargain here.

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February 7, 2008 Posted by | Stock investing links, ideas, and opinions. | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment