Just a day after Warren Buffett expressed his optimism in the US economy Charlie Munger, his right hand man, said there is “more pain to come”. CNBC released the headlines late in the afternoon and details were limited:
A day after Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett made headlines about his views on the economy, his long-time business partner Charlie Munger is weighing in.
Munger, Berkshire’s vice chairman, said the job market is likely to stay “lousy” for an extended period, and that he doesn’t see anything that would prompt employers to hire in the immediate future.Munger also warned that the pain is not over in many sectors, citing timber and commercial real estate as two sectors where there is “more pain to come.”
Mr. Roche is the Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Discipline Funds.Discipline Funds is a low fee financial advisory firm with a focus on helping people be more disciplined with their finances.
He is also the author of Pragmatic Capitalism: What Every Investor Needs to Understand About Money and Finance, Understanding the Modern Monetary System and Understanding Modern Portfolio Construction.