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  • More on Buffalo Wild Wings (BWLD): Q1 beats on a per share basis as the company posts a solid gain in same-store sales, despite higher wing costs. The company says it plans to raise wing prices for its upcoming wing promotion to offset the increased expense. The restaurant's bone-in wing prices are $1.92 per pound in the current quarter, up from $1.02 year ago.  [View news story]
    I don't go there any more.. to Damn
    Apr 25, 2012. 12:44 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The DOJ has begun a criminal probe of Wal-Mart (WMT) for allegations of systemic bribery in Mexico, according to sources. The U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act bans companies from bribing foreign officials to win business, and enforcement of such has been stepped up in recent years.  [View news story]
    that's correct, want anything from Mexico, you have to pay the Drug boys big bucks.....The DOJ needs to take all there over payed boys and hit Mexico with some lead. Then wmt and who ever else can do an honest business there. Damn desk jockeys ....
    Apr 23, 2012. 05:19 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Stocks quickly bounce back from a sizable hit following a trio of worse-than-expected economic reports (I, II, III). The DJIA +0.2% after being down 70 and the Nasdaq +0.8%.  [View news story]
    Long as Obama wants to be re-elected this market will go up and up.........He has told his people to do what ever it takes... Might as well buy calls and watch it go up and up.... I've tried buying puts but have lost thousands..... Long calls is the answer......
    Apr 19, 2012. 10:50 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Best Buy (BBY) details the 50 stores (out of about 1,100 total) it is closing in the U.S. Most of the stores will close by May 12. "This was not an easy decision to make," reads the PR. "We chose these stores carefully and are working to ensure the impact to our employees will be as minimal as possible."  [View news story]
    could they have made it with lower prices and got rid of dumb ass employee's that know nothing......
    Apr 15, 2012. 12:03 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The jobless rate might have fallen to below 8% by now if Congress had approved President Obama's proposals to increase infrastructure spending and to provide money to prevent the firing of teachers, says Gene Sperling, the White House director of the National Economic Council. Still, 2.1M private sector jobs were created last year.  [View news story]
    Hey, we got rid of teachers in Utah so the administrators and school superintendent's could keep there jobs.....the hell with teachers they said.....But the gov is raising taxes to get them back....
    Apr 15, 2012. 12:01 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The "take this job and shove it" indicator may indicate strengthening consumer confidence, as the number of people quitting their jobs outnumbers the amount of workers laid off for the first time since Sept. 2008. The reading seems inconsistent with the measly 120K jobs created last month, a report that more analysts are seeing as a one-off.  [View news story]
    Great point how many of those 120 were making $20 hr are now making $10... Need more real world detail......
    Apr 12, 2012. 09:55 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • North Korea's much ballyhooed long-range rocket launch ended in apparent failure today, dealing a blow to the prestige of the reclusive and impoverished state that's continually defied international pressure to push ahead with the plan. The Unha-3 rocket broke up and crashed into the South China Sea just moments after it launched.  [View news story]
    Ok its time to shoot a few of our rockets there way and show them how there supposed to work...... Better than our grand kids having to fight the com-sips...And South Korea is ready for them.....
    Apr 12, 2012. 09:49 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • "Boy, do I feel like an idiot" for thinking Pres. Obama was listening to popular anger against Wall Street, Matt Taibbi writes in railing against the JOBS Act, which "will very nearly legalize fraud in the stock market... it will invite a replay of the disastrous tech-stock bubble of the late 90s [that was] made possible by a historic collapse in accounting standards."  [View news story]
    How do we invest in this jobs act.... i want some of the bubble money !!!!!!!!!!
    Apr 10, 2012. 07:58 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Facebook (FB) hopes that the purchase of Instagram helps it solve its China Syndrome with government authorities in the nation holding a tight rein over access to social networking sites. Instagram's relatively clean slate as a platform void of political movements could help it squeeze through censorship filters as Facebook expands its influence in China. [View news story]
    Hey, what would really help china is a couple of bombs dropped from a couple B52's............and don't forget Iran on your journey, young Troops......Our grand children will thank you......
    Apr 10, 2012. 10:44 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The combination of the weak jobs report and the chance the Fed may not do anything about it isn't all that's worrying investors, R.W. Baird's Bruce Bittles says. “The weakening fundamental outlook is occurring at a time when the technical picture is deteriorating,” he says, noting diverging trends between Dow Transports and the Russell 2000, and fewer stocks hitting 52-week highs.  [View news story]
    Hey, Obama wants re-election, He will have anyone do anything to keep the market up and alive ....Fundamentals or technicals do not matter......Buy calls on these down days.....
    Apr 9, 2012. 12:22 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Dell has made 3 acquisitions over the last week, and plenty more (I, II, III) over the last few years. But the company still has some major holes in its product line, notes Channelnomics, if it's serious about becoming a soup-to-nuts IT solutions provider. Some areas where Dell could make new acquisitions to shore up its arsenal include middleware, WAN optimization, cloud management, security software, and videoconferencing.  [View news story]
    Dell is the New Rimm...........
    Apr 6, 2012. 11:53 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Chrysler (FIATY.PK) Mar. U.S. sales: +34% Y/Y (exp. 31%) to 163,381 vehicles, the best monthly sales since March 2008. Chrysler brand sales +70%. Jeep +36%, Dodge +18%, Ram Trucks +18%. (PR)  [View news story]
    No problems the government will bail them worrys coming from chrysler.....
    Apr 3, 2012. 12:47 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Talks between Iran and world powers are due to take place on April 13-14, Hillary Clinton confirmed yesterday while in Riyadh, although she expressed skepticism about Iran's intentions and warned that the window "will not remain open forever." Clinton also discussed with Saudi Arabia and other oil producers ways to ensure stable prices.  [View news story]
    lets throw a couple of bombs out that window while its open.....
    Apr 2, 2012. 04:49 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Angry over Tribune's decision to yank its programming over a fee dispute, DirecTV (DTV +1.2%) has filed a complaint with the FCC seeking a ruling over Tribune's alleged failure to "negotiate in good faith." DirecTV is also questioning whether Tribune's broadcast licenses were prematurely transferred to its financial industry creditors, whose overruling of a deal with Tribune's management is derided as "another case of runaway Wall Street greed."  [View news story]
    Mommy , mommy , Johnny hit me...... Keep the damn gov. out of your business.......
    Apr 2, 2012. 04:46 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • EU and U.S. sanctions are making it almost impossible for Shell (RDS.A) to pay off nearly $1B that it owes Iran for crude oil, Reuters reports. While Shell wants to abide by the sanctions, it also wants to stay on good terms with Iran. "The U.S. pressure is really working," a source says. "It's now nearly impossible to use the banking system."  [View news story]
    Hell its way past time .....lets pay them off with a B 52 fly over.....
    Mar 25, 2012. 01:40 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment