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  • How A Dividend Growth Investor Can Cope With Risk [View article]
    My 38% allocation in bonds during 2008-2009 is what kept me from panic-selling. Sure, my stocks were tanking, but my bonds were providing ballast, so I didn't sell anything (came awfully close, though!).
    My bond allocation is now only 30% (stock prices are way up), so I will be adding shortly, and I always hold to maturity.

    Yep, bonds do have their place in any portfolio, especially since a correction is "just around the corner"!
    Sep 21 05:52 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Current Dip Makes BCE, Inc. Attractive For A Buy Rating [View article]
    As a shareholder of both companies, I sold off BA on the buyout announcement, making a small gain after receiving lots of dividends.

    I sold just to keep my accounting simple. Cash, shares, combo? To hell with it.
    Sep 18 08:19 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Microsoft: The Era Of $99 Windows Tablets Is Here [View article]
    Geez, Walter, what's the name of the planet YOU live on? I have CHOSEN msft products since dos 1.1, and have become quite wealthy using their products (I'm a self-employed accountant, btw). I could never have achieved such success with any other operating system, Excel, Word etc.

    In a sense, though, you're right - I really had no other choice....

    BTW, I LOVE my Surface Pro 3, and I CHOSE it over an ipad....
    Sep 18 07:23 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Microsoft: The Era Of $99 Windows Tablets Is Here [View article]
    And all this social networking, selfies etc. will bite many in the a$$ years from now! How they will feel cheated, deceived but the Google's of the world!
    Sep 18 07:13 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Royal Bank - Consistent Dividend Growth From The Great White North [View article]
    Happily dripping RBC all the way to the bank!!
    Thanks for confirming my outlook on this investment.
    Sep 12 07:06 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • BlackBerry Passport Is No Apple iPhone Killer [View article]
    Hell, made the same mistake. Damn me...!
    Aug 6 06:04 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Buy Bank Of Nova Scotia For Its Increasing International Presence [View article]
    Have owned it for years, and Dripping it all the way to the bank....
    Aug 5 07:47 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Procter & Gamble - Shares Jump As The Company Aims To Sell Up To 100 Non-Core Brands [View article]
    I love your "back up the wheelbarrow... back up the truck" scenario. Cracked me up!!
    Aug 1 09:17 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • McDonald's Earnings Preview: Breakfast Wars Are Heating Up [View article]
    Thanks for the article. I've been watching MCD for a while, but just can't pull the trigger yet. If earnings beat this quarter, maybe I'll initiate a position....
    Jul 21 06:50 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Microsoft: A Monopoly No More? [View article]
    Vlad,
    You lost me with your first sentence: "Microsoft (MSFT) began as a monopoly and then continued to be one."

    How a company "begins as a monopoly" is beyond the absurd! I don't know which school you attended, but you sure didn't get your money's worth!

    I will make sure to never again click on your posts....

    Sincerely,
    Jul 11 07:05 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Microsoft: A Nail In The Coffin For The Windows Phone [View article]
    Mr. Feng,
    This is the 2nd article I've read that you have penned, both of which I found very biased and misleading. Please rest assured that I will never click on any forthcoming articles you may publish.
    Jul 9 08:07 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Healthy Management At Walgreens [View article]
    Bugle, if WAG is considering inversion, it's because they figure they are not paying their "fair share", but rather, are getting RIPPED.

    If they make the move and save 10-15% in taxes, maybe your RX's will be cheaper, too! Only losers are over-spending, squandering governments!
    Jul 2 07:11 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Less Than Zero: The Case For Cash [View article]
    Nino,
    I agree that govt inflation numbers are a joke - the people who put these numbers together should be jailed on Fraud charges....
    Jun 29 05:51 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Less Than Zero: The Case For Cash [View article]
    BearDog,
    Did you really need to post this completely useless comment? BTW, your grammar really sucks....
    Jun 29 05:48 PM | 4 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • 9 Takeaways From Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's Interview At The Recode.Net Code Conference [View article]
    If the competition reads it like you do, maybe he's about to dupe them too!
    May 28 08:43 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
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