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  • An Interview With Chris DeMuth Jr., Author Of 'Sifting The World' [View article]
    Thanks guys, that was very interesting.

    (This is where I enter some "day trading lingo" just to piss Chris off :-D)

    Seriously, I admire the both of you. No wonder you are friends.

    Good investing to you both....and cheers !
    Apr 9, 2015. 08:38 AM | 4 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Future Of Seeking Alpha, From One Contributor's Perspective [View article]
    Chris,

    You're not interested in day trading? I am shocked....totally Shocked !!

    Best of luck to Emmeline. Sorry Christopther....
    Mar 25, 2015. 12:39 PM | 4 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Fundamental Or Technical Analysis - Which One Is Right? [View instapost]
    I mute luckypeter. (and block his Messages)

    He is not worth the aggravation.
    Feb 23, 2015. 04:52 AM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Gold Miners Have Probably Bottomed, Even If Gold Has Not! [View instapost]
    Robert,

    Thank you for your article. I admire your goal of calling both price and direction of gold and gold stocks. I can not do that myself effectively (as a day trader I really don't have to) although I do manually chart spot gold to get a 5 day sma.

    Questions;
    #1. What gold index do you watch while scalping (if any), in addition to 1 minute charts?
    #2. Do you still try to "achieve a steady 1% weekly return" as quoted from your profile page?

    Thank you again for sharing your insight and experience.

    PC


    Feb 22, 2015. 06:36 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Share Accumulation Averaging Down In A Collapsed Sector: Play-By-Play [View article]
    Poka, please do. (grin)

    Good, civil thread George. Well done.
    Feb 16, 2015. 09:47 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Will The Federal Gasoline Tax Increase In 2015? [View instapost]
    My son is a truck driver for $ARG. And I just did his income taxes for him. Believe me, a dollar increase, per gallon, would hurt like hell. And that's just so he could get to work in his personal truck. He already has to take into consideration where he goes hunting/fishing (I know you are an outdoorsman, Chris) depending on how much gas it takes to get there. And I mean just within Vermont.

    So I totally agree with those above who say that kind of increase (And I agree it should be $1, but for infrastructure only) must be offset by a decrease in the other (income) taxes he has to pay.

    And while we're at it, lets do a flat income tax. Reduce the tax code to something sane, that my son could fill out himself. Not that I mind doing it for him.

    Lets face it. Neither one is going to happen. Sooner or later, We The People are going to have to take back our country from the politicians.

    Sooner would be better.
    Feb 16, 2015. 08:14 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Smaller U.S. oil/gas names have a rough day [View news story]
    Jeez Poka,

    Take it easy on the guy (MeadowA). That was his maiden comment. (grin)

    But I'm not going to disagree with what you say regarding energy.

    BTW, thanks for coming back. You are always informative, interesting, and yes, entertaining.

    Cheers and Pura Vida !
    Dec 28, 2014. 06:51 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Looking For Stabilization [View instapost]
    David,

    Thank you for your daily efforts. Clear writing that I can understand, excellent choice of charts, and of course the Thought for the Day.

    Happy Holidays to you and yours.
    Perk
    Dec 24, 2014. 09:00 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Geron's Short Squeeze Is Here [View article]
    LTB, I was going to rant, but saw your post. The only problem...you said "should" and "could". Words that....hmmm...how should I say this....suck! (grin)

    Not a GERN investor, just a day trader. But i was surprised, with that news, that GERN did not perform better today. So...I buy your "profit taking" scenario.

    If it is just profit taking, then yes, GERN "will" (wink) go up over time, given the new deal. (must have a positive attitude, right?)

    Thank you LTB. Have a great weekend.
    Nov 14, 2014. 04:59 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • FireEye -20.9% AH on revenue miss, guidance; PANW, CUDA also lower [View news story]
    TaO, that +$.75 was at the close. $PANW is at -$1.94 in AH (after market), down 1.83% in sympathy with $FEYE.
    Nov 5, 2014. 06:03 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Wall Street Breakfast: LabCorp Agrees To Acquire Covance For $5.6B [View article]
    $ARCP FBI probe....http://reut.rs/1tz399Y

    Down 13% more in pre market.
    Nov 3, 2014. 07:48 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • $33,000 Portfolio: Mostly Cash Ahead Of Elections And Snow-Hurricanes [View article]
    Doc, this article was written in 2012. Joe is long as of this $TNXP article....
    http://seekingalpha.co...
    Oct 16, 2014. 06:21 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • GT Advanced -90.4% after resuming trading [View news story]
    Whoa, you go Eli..."getting married to it". Right on. Position size is always critical, no matter the strategy. BTW, it's "pigs get fat, hogs get slaughtered".
    Oct 6, 2014. 01:14 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Coach Has Staying Power, Michael Kors Doesn't [View article]
    Hennessy? "now we're talking". Good point about the conglomerate. Thank you idbrown.
    Sep 25, 2014. 05:12 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Coach Has Staying Power, Michael Kors Doesn't [View article]
    "bolus"? Is that a Maine term? Ok, I'll look it up......grin

    Hmm, you know your fashion companies. I will remember that.....

    BTW, in what store did you buy that turkey hat?
    Sep 25, 2014. 01:03 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
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