2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh vs. Gold

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2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh vs. Gold

by auhckw » Aug 6th, '11, 01:09

2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh vs. Gold

Just for fun, let's see how this goes in terms of price appreciation... will update it every few months :)

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Re: 2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh vs. Gold

by auhckw » Aug 6th, '11, 01:09

Date: 5th August 2011

2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh
1 beeng = ¥210 / MYR 98.00 / USD 32.57

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Average price from:
http://search.taobao.com/search?q=%B4%F ... 4%F3%D2%E6

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1g = MYR 164.03 / USD 54.53

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http://www.pbebank.com/en/en_content/pe ... nvest.html

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Re: 2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh vs. Gold

by auhckw » Aug 6th, '11, 08:16

6th August 2011

2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh
1 beeng = ¥256.91 / MYR 120.00 / USD 39.89

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Re: 2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh vs. Gold

by zencha » Aug 6th, '11, 22:55

Fun idea ! By the way , how's the tea ?

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Re: 2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh vs. Gold

by MarshalN » Aug 7th, '11, 05:30

Given how gold is one of the worst investment vehicles on the planet, it's not much of a comparison

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by auhckw » Aug 7th, '11, 07:55

zencha wrote:Fun idea ! By the way , how's the tea ?


viewtopic.php?f=20&t=7045&p=204065#p204065

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Re: 2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh vs. Gold

by auhckw » Aug 7th, '11, 07:56

MarshalN wrote:Given how gold is one of the worst investment vehicles on the planet, it's not much of a comparison


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gold_as_an_investment

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Re: 2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh vs. Gold

by gingkoseto » Aug 7th, '11, 09:17

MarshalN wrote:Given how gold is one of the worst investment vehicles on the planet, it's not much of a comparison

It's the best during the bad times, as seen in the past thousand years :D

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Re: 2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh vs. Gold

by gingkoseto » Aug 7th, '11, 09:19

Anything a factory can produce as much as they want, can't be comparable to gold. :P

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Re: 2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh vs. Gold

by entropyembrace » Aug 7th, '11, 15:47

gingkoseto wrote:Anything a factory can produce as much as they want, can't be comparable to gold. :P


except the earth is finite....so there´s a limit on how much puerh (or anything else) you can grow to input into the factory.

Also I believe the chart about the price of gold that was posted doesn´t reflect the increasing value of gold...it´s pretty constant...it reflects the decline of the US dollar.

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Re: 2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh vs. Gold

by shah82 » Aug 7th, '11, 17:38

Yeah, we'd have to do ratio, either with basket of currency or oil.

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Re: 2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh vs. Gold

by auhckw » Aug 7th, '11, 20:06

Saw these photos in a china forum... look at the colour of the brew 1 -> 6... consistent and darker than usual young raw...

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Re: 2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh vs. Gold

by MarshalN » Aug 7th, '11, 22:41

auhckw wrote:Saw these photos in a china forum... look at the colour of the brew 1 -> 6... consistent and darker than usual young raw...

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There are some serious white balance issues in these pictures -- they slant red.

On the point about gold being a good investment -- since 1975 gold has grown about 10x in value. So, if you have a savings account that paid you 8% a year, compounded, you'll get the same return. There are many, many, many other investments that have had much better return than that.

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Re: 2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh vs. Gold

by Drax » Sep 16th, '11, 06:59

The 2011 Gold Dayi just popped up at The Dragon Tea House for $69.99 USD, so I thought I would bump this old thread...! :D

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Re: 2011 Gold Dayi Raw Puerh vs. Gold

by auhckw » Sep 16th, '11, 07:12

At the moment, List price here is MYR130 (USD 46.50). Didn't go up much yet, but hard to find the stock also. I think sellers are holding stocks themselves and waiting for this to increase.

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