11:50 a.m. New York time
The bond markets and banks are closed today for the government’s Columbus Day holiday. While the stock market are open, they are deprived of their most important leading indicator: Market prices of the 10-year Treasury bonds at the Federal Funds rate. Absent that important data, I would anticipate a fairly slow day.
by Dave Ramsey
Let’s face it. The way we manage our household money? Pure habit. The money comes in, as a paycheck or a pension, and if you were ask a month latter where the money had gone, we wouldn’t a a clue. Did we at least make a profit for the month in running our personal finances? Beats me. Dave Ramsey shows how to take control of that great financial enterprise that each of us in engaged in, keeping ourselves and our loved ones fed and sheltered, with money for emergencies and to educate the youngsters, and to provide for that interesting time called old age. Ramsey provides a straightforward plan, based o results, not dreams.
Certainly I have no trades in sight. None of my positions are at the point where I must exit, and my next potential earnings plays come on Thursday, when I’ll be considering two of the financials, WFC and JPM. Until then, or until the situation changes, i plan to happily drift along in the land of easy living, occasionally rousing myself from sloth to improve the way I manage my finances.
The status of my options positions:
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And of my shares positions.
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By Tim Bovee, Portland, Oregon, Oct. 8, 2018
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