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  • Hess says every $1 decline in crude price cuts income by $8M [View news story]
    so, here's a clear example of how the public pays their own $$ into oil companies which in turn benefit enormously. Should this be somewhat tempered? Come on, people, think beyond your noses. If you can.
    Oct 29, 2014. 08:10 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Why I Slept Like A Baby Last Night Earning An 8.8% Yield [View article]
    Good for you! Please beware: history repeats itself... until it doesn't. I'd go deeper in your analyses. We're headed for a major disruption in the 'growth above all' mentality...
    Oct 9, 2014. 09:58 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Real Reason Why Unemployment Is Falling [View article]
    growth is great. Until our planet runs out, and then we do, too. Boomers, it may be that within our life time the growth dimension will vanish (it's already diminishing), so beware....
    Oct 9, 2014. 09:55 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Synchrony Financial - Relative Appeal At This GE Capital Split-Off [View article]
    Thanks for this article. BTW, of the sake of your future writing, watch the commas (or lack of them), and your transition words, such 'yet' and 'while'. They're awkward here. Thanks again.
    Aug 11, 2014. 04:51 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • McDonald's could be responsible for franchisee employees [View news story]
    yes, it's great to have folks more protected
    Jul 30, 2014. 01:11 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Buy Apple Now - Second-Quarter iPhone Sales Predicted To Beat Consensus [View article]
    huh?
    Jun 13, 2014. 06:35 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Watch Out For The Buyback Taper [View article]
    Thank you for a penetrating analysis.
    Jun 4, 2014. 12:01 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Why Apple's Valuation Is Irrelevant [View article]
    p.s. but I may be getting tired.
    Feb 26, 2014. 11:13 AM | 6 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Why Apple's Valuation Is Irrelevant [View article]
    I certainly hope that investors aren't getting tiresome; I'm one of them.
    Feb 26, 2014. 11:11 AM | 19 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Culmination Of 40-Day Santander Consumer Quiet Period Provides Buying Opportunity [View article]
    your use of 'reticence' is incorrect. Did you mean 'reluctance'?
    Feb 10, 2014. 05:11 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • WSJ: Sprint has second thoughts about T-Mobile deal [View news story]
    Or, they could let the potential capitalist robber barons continue to pillage all the others.
    Feb 10, 2014. 11:48 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Regulators call for tougher standards for shipping crude oil by rail [View news story]
    No. First, pollute the holy bejesus wherever necessary. Don't clean it up. Don't help the victims. Enrich lobbyists to ensure that the rich get richer. Yeah. Right on.
    Jan 23, 2014. 04:27 PM | 4 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Sears denies Eddie is chatting up bankers on Sears Canada [View news story]
    Folks, with so many stocks tracking well, with good futures, why oh why would someone want to own this?
    Nov 25, 2013. 07:39 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Banco Santander's Dividend Can't Last [View article]
    SAN investment simply requires that:
    1) you believe in the bank's mangement;
    2) you believe that the bank can, and will, move beyond the script stuff, to become a viable shareholder-supporting establishment as the script agreement stands for now (needs adjustment as things change)
    3) you have a long-term horizon (don't need the money within maybe 3 years or so)
    4) believe that long-term the bank deliver non-dilutive earnings (see #2), or stock appreciation
    Sep 8, 2013. 09:56 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple Vs. Samsung: Is There An End In Sight?‎ [View article]
    Since when are Apple and Samsung 'who'? "who" refers to a human being. 'What', or in some sentences 'that', refer to things (like corporations). Illiteracy, like mediocrity, abounds in the financial world. And in the reporting world.
    Jul 25, 2013. 08:45 PM | 5 Likes Like |Link to Comment
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