|Bill Gross is not the only one worried about inflation from Fed action.|
ECRI Warns of High Inflation Nightmare From QE2
" * Today, the car that is the U.S. economy is crawling uphill, slowing as its engine sputters. With politicians fighting about whether to use a screwdriver or a spanner wrench to fix the motor, the Fed is convinced we'll end up using neither. Determined not to let the car start rolling back disastrously downhill, yet unaware that the road is about to level off, the Fed is strapping an untested rocket onto the car in hopes of blasting it over the top.
* The Fed, looking out the rear-view mirror to steer the car, won't know when we're approaching a bend in the road, though we're now high up in the mountains, with a dangerous abyss below.
Gold, stocks, TIPS, REITS and commodities probably already reflect future inflation ahead from Fed action.
It would be interesting to do your formula on Vanguard's REIT fund... or an ETF for it VNQ