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  • Old Trader
    Traded out of GG @ $24.77
    Jan 29, 6:48 PM
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      • Old Trader
        Added to GG @ $23.40
        Jan 27, 2:14 PM
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          • Old Trader
            Sold GG @ $23.94 (hit target)
            Jan 23, 10:59 AM
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            • poclerk: IMO, nothing much attractive at these prices, stocks or bonds, but I just placed a bet on PST, an inverse leveraged treasury ETF. hedging
              Jan 23, 3:06 PM
            • Old Trader: poclek....sounds like a plan. Best of luck!
              Jan 24, 5:49 PM
              • Old Trader
                Partial sale of GG @ $29.91
                8/15/13
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                • poclerk: I was wondering where you were, Old Trader. These are interesting times and I value your observations, opinions and recommendations.
                  8/15/13
                • Old Trader: poclerk.....thanks. Yes, they sure are!!!!
                  8/15/13
                  • Old Trader
                    Picked up some $GG @ $31.15.
                    4/11/13
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                    • Old Trader: poclerk: I've been easing more into cash since the start of the year, but think that things have gotten silly with some of the miners.
                      4/12/13
                    • nutjob: Looks like you can pick up more at $27 and chg today...yeah I'm with ya, it's ridiculous...I don't see a stop to it, sadly.
                      4/15/13
                      • Old Trader
                        Sold additional $MMP @ $51.00. Hit target.
                        3/22/13
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                          • Old Trader
                            Sold $KMR @ $83.25. Hit target.
                            3/21/13
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                            • poclerk: I am about 75% in very short duration investment grade corporate bonds yielding about 1.2%. My last purchase was SLA, a deep discount CEF.
                              3/21/13
                            • Old Trader: poclerk, That's probably not a bad place to be.
                              3/21/13
                              • Old Trader
                                Sold $VOD @ $28.40 (hit target price)
                                3/19/13
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                                • sethmcs: It is better to back out of a door than to run. Good luck.
                                  3/20/13
                                • Old Trader: Yeah, I'm getting too old for that "running" stuff, LOL.
                                  3/20/13
                                  • Old Trader
                                    Sold $PBA @ $30.60
                                    3/11/13
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                                      • Old Trader
                                        Sold BIP @ $40.01
                                        3/1/13
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                                        • jdbunn: I've held BIP for a while, seeing it more as a long term hold, even in a down market. How overvalued do you see it?
                                          3/1/13
                                        • Old Trader: I've held it for a while, as well. It would be nice to see it at $37ish.
                                          3/1/13
                                          • Old Trader
                                            partial sale of GIM @ $9.82
                                            2/1/13
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                                              • Old Trader
                                                Darn fat fingers (or wishful thinking? LOL). Should be $26.40!
                                                1/26/13
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                                                • Bob de'Long: Even at that, it was excellent timing.
                                                  1/26/13
                                                • Old Trader: Thanks...
                                                  1/26/13
                                                  • Old Trader
                                                    Sold STO @ $27.40.
                                                    1/25/13
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                                                    • Old Trader: I think that its still a good play, over the longer term....just fairly overbought, for now (like a lot of stuff, LOL).
                                                      1/25/13
                                                    • sethmcs: I like to buy this one at $23 for a long term hold. Oil has to correct first. Been waiting and waiting for that to happen....
                                                      1/27/13
                                                      • Old Trader
                                                        Sold ABB @ $21.27.
                                                        1/25/13
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                                                          • Old Trader
                                                            Pared some more GIM @ $9.70
                                                            1/8/13
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                                                            • rsingh6675: What price will you sell GIM?
                                                              1/11/13
                                                            • Old Trader: I've been paring back on the recent run up. Still hold a fairly substantial position.
                                                              1/12/13
                                                              • Old Trader
                                                                Sold some MMP @ $45.97
                                                                1/4/13
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                                                                  • Old Trader
                                                                    Sold TOO @ $27.59
                                                                    1/4/13
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                                                                      • Old Trader
                                                                        Rebalancing a bit; sold some JNJ @ $70.92 and some GIM @ $9.54
                                                                        1/2/13
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                                                                        • nutjob: Re-entry possible on both? Also watching MRK for an entry.
                                                                          1/5/13
                                                                        • Old Trader: Yes, but not for a while, yet, I think..
                                                                          1/5/13
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                                                                            GG: Added to position @ $35.99
                                                                            12/20/12
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                                                                                GG: Picked up @ $36.15 in extended hours.
                                                                                12/20/12
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