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29 May 2018


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Changes to TSP Withdrawal Options

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Current Situation Discussion

6 April 2018



Current Situation Report

7 July 2018



 

About our Almanacs Side-by-side view of TSP C/S/F funds (S&P 500 / Small Caps / Fixed Income) daily seasonal tendencies based on the trading day of each month.  Allows you to identify days of seasonal strength or weakness based on flows of money into and out of the market. Our almanacs separate bull and bear markets data.

 

 

 

I couldn't have said it better...

 

Wall Street ‘experts’ have missed every stock market crash in 20 years   Market Watch

  

 

in our 18 August 2015 Interim Update we stated...

 

Market internals remain weak and have for some time.  Aversion to risk as measured by credit spreads in the bond market have now reached levels that historically been met with significant market corrections ... in the stock market within weeks. review

 

 

 

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About our Almanacs


 

Almanacs



4-year Presidential Cycle

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2018


Combined Jan - Apr


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almanacs include


SP500 index

(TSP C Fund)

large cap stocks


US non-SP500 index

(TSP S fund)

US small cap stocks


TSP F fund

Barclay's US 

aggregate bond index


Options Expiration Price Progressions

now incorporated in 

combined Almanacs


2017 

(for reference)


2017 Combined Oct - Dec



OpEx Seasonals


 

Trading Models 

 

 S&P 500 Turn-of-the-Year

TSP C Fund

 

TSP S Fund Turn-of-Year

VXF ETF 

 

Cherry Picking

 

 

  

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