• Michael Bryant
    "Exxon (XOM) and Apple (AAPL): The Only Two Stocks You Need to Own...hold a "core and an explorer." XOM is hardly an explorer.
    4/26/12
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    • Michael Bryant: http://yhoo.it/Kg7Fj0
      4/26/12
    • eabyrd: Yea but they have deep pockets...
      4/26/12
    • Michael Bryant: Wonder if they will buy any Bakken plays.
      4/26/12
    • eabyrd: I'm long VLO, and as they said, XOM is funding VLO, TSO, etc... Far more upside in VLO than XOM. Plus a recent div hike yields nearly 2.5%.
      4/26/12
    • eabyrd: It actually yields more than XOM... plus, I like the VLO story. XOM a great core for income, but I want growth!!
      4/26/12