Robert Shiller on the New York Times argues that the stock market is expensive by historical standards using the cyclically-adjusted price earnings ratio (CAPE) that he has made popular through his writings since the late 1990s. However, to the extent that it lowers the cost of new homes, increases in productivity will tend to constrain the growth in home prices. For lists of other popular posts and an index of stock market posts, by subject area, see the sidebar to the left or the blog header at the top of the page. Housing is missing the yield that you get from renting the house, you cannot compare stock market with dividends reinvested with housing without rental income reinvested. And for Amibroker, you should change the Date Format from MM/DD/YYYY to DD/MM/YYYY.
I suspect the real issue for him was not necessarily the housing results, but the huge difference between the housing and stock market results. However, my gut says it would be simpler for this very high level look to make the two investments more comparable by removing the income stream from the stock market side (rather than trying to add it to the housing side). If you would like to download historical data for the year 2006, simply replace 2010 on the with 2006. Now, you can change the directory on which folder that the stock quotes will be placed.
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