The Stingy News Weekly (09/14/01)
The Markets This Week
DOW 30: 9,605.5 -0.00% to a P/E of 24.4
TSE 300: 6,890.9 -6.49% with a negative P/E
Well, unless you've been living in a cave, you know that U.S. markets were closed following the horrific attacks in New York and Washington.
It has been an emotional week for me and I can't imagine how those who know any of the missing are feeling. Please help in any way you can.
How to help
A good starting point for those who want to help our grieving neighbours.
Here's what we know
Take a deep breath, read this article and stay calm. Investing is all about the long term.
Sending the wrong message?
I've not been able to bring myself to chat on the forums much this week. As always, there are a few callous posters to be found.
The Retirement Calculator from Hell, Part III
As the recent tragedy has shown, overly confident retirement planning is, regrettably, a fools errand.
Earnings aren't everything
Over emphasis on earnings can cause managers to make very bad decisions. Sacrificing the future for the present rarely leads to long term success.
The trivia questions this week are:
The answers for last week's trivia questions are:
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