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Subject: Time to shop? Date: 10/10/2008 11:19 AM
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With the VIX at an unprecedented high..
http://stockcharts.com/charts/gallery.html?$VIX

and the Bullish Percent with its chin on the floor...
http://stockcharts.com/charts/gallery.html?$BPNDX

This may be a good day to go shopping!

What would a conservative investor buy? Dividend yielding stocks of financially strong companies.

As RogerRafter says, this isn't the right board for specific recommendations. But here's my shopping list, on the BMW Board:

http://boards.fool.com/Message.asp?mid=27080721&bid=1166...

Jeff is probably right -- the bottom won't be reached until next year. I trust his 40 years of stock investing experience.

Still, it's tempting to pick up a few shares of favorites now, when the entire world is in a full-blown blood-running panic.

We have been waiting for this opportunity for years.

Wendy
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