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Old 08-09-2011, 03:23 PM
 
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In the recent market carnage did you hold and maintain your portfolio as designed or did you fold and rush to safety?

Hold here!
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Old 08-09-2011, 03:34 PM
 
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stuck to the plan just as i always have.

if anything im kicking myself for not doing a little speculating in bac yesterday.
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Old 08-09-2011, 04:01 PM
 
Location: SoCal
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Our financial advisor recommend we go a bit more conservatively than we already were. We followed his advice.
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Old 08-09-2011, 04:04 PM
 
Location: Great State of Texas
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My 401K is conservative.

My trading account though..I held.
I recovered 60% though today with the upswing.
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Old 08-09-2011, 04:14 PM
 
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I bought more shares of a Vanguard fund to maintain my asset allocation.
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Old 08-09-2011, 05:35 PM
 
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stuck to the plan just as i always have.

if anything im kicking myself for not doing a little speculating in bac yesterday.
Yup!
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Old 08-09-2011, 05:36 PM
 
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I bought more shares of a Vanguard fund to maintain my asset allocation.
Yeah that was frequent given advice since your equity ratio was down.
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Old 08-09-2011, 05:53 PM
 
Location: Florida
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Hold.
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Old 08-09-2011, 06:05 PM
 
Location: Maryland
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No changes, but it was tempting to speculate late yesterday. DW bought aggressively.
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Old 08-09-2011, 08:03 PM
 
Location: Boca Raton, FL
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Smile Market

Hold

Yes, BAC was tempting.
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