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  • Citron takes aim at Voxeljet, other 3D printing plays also off [View news story]
    A rumor,good or bad miss-leads the unknowing armature.
    This is the genesis of additive manufacturing----the possibilities are endless.Buy for your grandchildren----unless you think a blacksmith can produce it.
    Nov 20, 2013. 04:11 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • How Much Should Altria Raise Its Dividend? [View article]
    We can speculate all we want----it is managements decision----they could stay with .44 and increase in 4Q----and still make us happy.
    Aug 14, 2013. 05:45 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • The Best ETF Of Our Time (AKA How To Become A Billionaire Without Really Trying) [View article]
    Living is a risk----I retired 13 years ago----While some of the mombo jumbo leaves me befuddled, I will give the Lock box theory a try. My only concern (risk) ---will I live long enough to see it's fruition. if not my granddaughter will. Thank for the tip.
    Jul 24, 2013. 08:01 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • 3D Systems (DDD +0.7%) is acquiring Phenix Systems, a French maker of 3D printers relying on a process known as direct metal laser sintering. Phenix's hardware works with materials such as steel, alloys, and precious metals, and is aimed at aerospace, auto, and medical customers - 3D claims it can "print chemically pure fully dense metal and ceramic parts from very fine powders with the granularity of 6 to 9 microns." The purchase is complements 3D's selective laser sintering line, and is expected to be accretive to EPS in its first full year. 3D, which has made over a dozen acquisitions in the last 2 years, recently raised $237M to pad its M&A war chest. [View news story]
    Patience is a virtue -----and always will be.
    Jun 13, 2013. 11:00 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • 3D Systems (DDD) shareholders signed off on increasing the company's share authorization to 220M from 120M at its annual meeting. The 3D printer maker says the increase restores its flexibility to use stock "for appropriate corporate purposes." Do those purposes include another split and/or acquisitions? [View news story]
    I am quoting Webster "find a need and fulfill it, and you will be rich"
    Be patient---give DDD a chance---they my be crawling but soon they will find a need and fill it. When they do, you will make money if you are patient.
    May 23, 2013. 04:47 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • 3D Systems: How Will The Stock Offering Impact Shareholders? [View article]
    DDD today is like Ford in the 30's-----IBM in the 50's-----Apple in the 80's! Enough said. We all have 20/20 hindsight.
    May 10, 2013. 12:47 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Intel Will Hit A Share Price Of $36 By 2016 [View article]
    Not too old to learn from other invester's mistakes.
    Apr 5, 2013. 10:25 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment