wetaber (@wetaber)

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"I have not seen any evidence that I will reach 100 if I switch (from Cherry Coke) to broccoli or water." - Warren Buffett age 85
China's GDP in 1Q 2016 was +6.7% annualized - the slowest pace of growth since the start of 2009 - The Economst https://t.co/PEgQWD5SnN
The share of U.S. citizens ages 18-34 who are married with children has fallen from 27% in 2000 to 20% in 2015 - The Economist
“Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it ... he who doesn't ... pays it.” - Albert Einstein
"I intend to never retire. People don't retire if they love what they do." - Ron Baron, Baron Capital https://t.co/auVFEP20lp
In Asia alone, an estimated 100 million people will step onto a plane for the first time this year - Barrons https://t.co/auVFEP20lp
This Wednesday marks the 2607th day of this bull stock market - begun in March, 2009. It will be the second longest in history - Barrons
Fed Chair Yellen sees only 2 interest rate hikes for the rest of 2016. Fed funds futures market has only a 19.6% probability of a June hike.
US jobless claims fell to 247,000 last week- the lowest level since 1973. (You are "employed" if you have only one part time job) - Barrons
The Secret Shame of Middle-Class Americans Living Paycheck to Paycheck https://t.co/2bBR2KvdYb
Americans spend 6.1 billion hours and $233.8 bil each tax season complying with a federal tax code that runs to 10 mil words -Tax Foundation
Facebook has more data about more users than almost any other company in history, creating one of the most powerful forces in advertising.
The natural gas market has a record 2.5 trillion cubic feet in storage. Prices have been below $2 this year > anytime in the past 17 years.
The IMF cut its outlook for global growth this year from 3.4% to 3.2%. China's slowdown & weak commodity prices is hurting emerging markets.
Oil Prices Drop again after 16 member OPEC Nations fail to agree to limit oil production https://t.co/JprozuITHV via @business
Iowa - The only state currently that generates > 30% of its energy from wind power- a significant economic development recruitment tool- DMR
Weak global growth is a drag on the U.S. economy - Janet Yellen Fed Chair - Barrons https://t.co/auVFEP20lp
The Bank of Japan isn't expected to further reduce interest rates or take other easy measures at its April 27th policy meeting- Barrons
"Let me be clear: We are on alert, not alarm. There has been a loss of growth momentum." - IMF's Christine Lagarde on the global economy
A magazine cover is a sign that some tide is about to crest, or to rise - Paul Macrae Montgomery - from Barrons

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33 years of work experience in portfolio management, securities sales. We are building a virtual global investment network and company using cloud computing.

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