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Subject:  Re: Optimizing Blends with Sharpe/(GSD^x) Date:  11/17/2007  8:32 PM
Author:  sailrmac Number:  204005 of 250445

Aiming for extra CAGR only helps if can stand the heat. Can you stay invested after losing 20% a year three years in a row when the market made money? (I can't)

Even if you can, you have a finite amount of money on the downside (which is the main reason the house makes money from craps). A 100% wipeout followed by a 300% gain, doesn't do you much good.
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