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I don't think there is any doubt we are in a bubble, but the question is, when does the clock strike midnight? Missing the crash is a good thing. But missing the exuberant part of things can cost you too. As long as the Fed is holding rates at effectively zero, it probably keeps going.

My way of dealing with asset bubbles is to steer clear of them.

What makes you think that the coming collapse of the bubble requires a trigger? Even with the benefit of 20-20 hindsight, nobody can explain what happened in March 2000 to cause the NASDAQ to start the collapse. The same is true of the crash of 1929.

What makes you think that you have the ability to hang on until the bitter end but still bail out in time when you're competing with millions of others plus AI bots that never have to go to work, eat, sleep, shower, use the bathroom, etc.? I don't know about you, but I know better than to think I have a chance at playing this giant game of musical chairs.

If you MUST be afraid of missing out, then be afraid of missing out on the bargains in international stocks. When you take the low valuations AND the strong US dollar into account, you're looking at a level of undervaluation that the DJIA and S&P haven't offered since the 1930s or 1940s.
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