Seeking Alpha

thebevman

thebevman
Send Message
View as an RSS Feed
View thebevman's Comments BY TICKER:
Latest  |  Highest rated
  • Susquehanna downgrades Xoom; shares -1.8% [View news story]
    feels like Susquehanna drove price down to justify the $25 PayPal offer.
    definitely a relation here that needs to be investigated!
    Jul 2, 2015. 09:14 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Xoom now -9.7% after downgrade; valuation, competition cited [View news story]
    feels like someone drove the price down so that the PayPal $25 offer looks better than it really is
    Jul 2, 2015. 09:05 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • PayPal acquiring Xoom for $890M [View news story]
    What are the options for Xoom shareholders?
    Will there be option for Xoom shares to convert to PayPal shares similar to the eBay split?
    Xoom was well on it's way to be over $25 and a dominant leader in the instant money transfer especially from mobile device.
    Jul 2, 2015. 08:49 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Susquehanna downgrades Xoom; shares -1.8% [View news story]
    eventually and middle/low income which is the majority whom use wire transfer will find a way to bypass via neighboring country etc
    Jun 29, 2015. 04:50 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Xoom now -9.7% after downgrade; valuation, competition cited [View news story]
    neutral but yet Susquehanna clients all buying
    Jun 29, 2015. 03:34 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Susquehanna downgrades Xoom; shares -1.8% [View news story]
    what moron would downgrade when now more than ever, Greek families abroad will be wiring money to Greece to help loved ones. especially since the USD is strong.
    Jun 29, 2015. 09:36 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Monster Beverage called long-term value pick by UBS [View news story]
    I would think the longer you wait the higher the liability with all these new high sugar and high caffeine laws in the works. Plus someone will soon have enough research years to show the negative effects of energy drinks. That will be the lawsuit of the millennium coming in the near future.
    Jun 12, 2015. 12:11 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Xoom! The Classic Tech Pitch: Lots Of Flash, Little Value [View article]
    WU = AOL
    Xoom = Facebook

    Western Union took to long to change into the New Millenia a la Blackberry, AOL and Nokia.
    WU image is still paperwork and having to go to shady locations.

    Xoom because of it's fresh New take on the business has an image of Pioneer in the phone app instant transfer/bill pay space.
    Image is everything these days, long gone are the days in which tenure in the business matters.
    Jun 5, 2015. 10:21 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Xoom up 13.6% on Q1 beat, in-line 2015 guidance [View news story]
    I am gonna compare WesternUnion to AOL, had their time and didn't keep up with the changes in time. Xoom is the Facebook of today, these guys are the new technology.
    Its hard to reinvent an old brand with old ways, the US consumer thinks of WesternUnion/MoneyGram as paperwork at a terrible location.
    Xoom - no paperwork, at home, on your phone, instant transfer, instant bill pay

    How hard has it been for AOL to get rid of that dialup tone out of peoples mind? Tough road for WU, Xoom will be the leader in this space!
    Jun 5, 2015. 09:34 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Xoom Corp.: Overvalued, Hidden Risks, No Competitive Advantage [View article]
    the winner with the foreign community is to be the new in brand and this happens by going out and doing grassroots field marketing. first to the field and have the foreign community touch and feel the product with a couple free trials wins!
    Apr 7, 2015. 09:23 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • C-store beverage sales on the rise [View news story]
    compare sales increase to profit increase
    Jan 6, 2015. 04:24 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • C-store beverage sales on the rise [View news story]
    yea money saved on gas they are giving away tons of free cases to c stores driving price down it will catch up eventually
    Jan 6, 2015. 04:21 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Yahoo: Why I'm Buying In (Finally) [View article]
    Yahoo is definitely on the up and up. Today I received a new instant travel notification for my flight. I had no idea how in the heck yahoo new I was flying on jetblue today as I am not a frequent traveler. But I now know it's because I had my yahoo mail app open and it must have caught the email I received from jetblue. Awesome Awesome Awesome. Yahoo is back on track and I believe Food and Travel are smart moves to invest their apps in. Tripadvisor, Kayak would be great additions in the Yahoo family.
    Nov 6, 2014. 03:53 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Speculation builds on Monster Beverage buyout [View news story]
    Just like Sugar is on the decline, so is Energy drinks and the last thing Coke needs is to buy into something that's gonna die out just like Vitaminwater did.
    Apr 9, 2014. 04:21 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Monster Beverage lower after whiff in Q3 [View news story]
    Energy buzz has played out, keep opening countries for what? Too late as most Countries have had energy drinks long time before Monster. No more is it an exciting product, now turning towards a scary Monster. Open a country hoping to increase sales, but all it does is increase operating costs. Decreasing price to try and keep showing a volume increase in the US - not a sustainable plan.
    Time to cut your losses short.
    RIP Monster
    Nov 7, 2013. 05:27 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
COMMENTS STATS
46 Comments
4 Likes