Moments ago, PIMCO’s Bill Gross stepped to the podium at Morningstar’s annual investor conference in Chicago.
And according to people tweeting from the event, it got weird.
First, Gross walked up in stunners, and to a cheesy cover of “Smooth” by Carlos Santana and Rob Thomas (put your headphones on to hear).
We can’t seem to find anyone taking him seriously.
Then he started talking about how he wants to be some kind of Manchurian Candidate.
Bill Gross tells reporters to repeat after him “Bill Gross is the kindest, bravest, warmest most wonderful human being you’ve met”
— Kirsten Grind (@KirstenGrind) June 19, 2014
And he also called himself the Justin Bieber of bonds.
For all that, he also said this:
But WSJ’s Scott Patterson probably summed this situation up best.