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  • Online Electronics Retailers (Not Just Amazon) [View article]
    "I continue to hold Amazon as a short position in my model short portfolio, as I don't like the high valuation it is trading at currently. "
    Dec 12th - Bill Maurer
    "..Earning dont matter "
    Nov 22- Bill Maurer

    Whew.
    Dec 14 03:25 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Under Armour: Why It's Time To Short [View article]
    ANF is recent case in point ?
    Dec 13 09:22 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Netflix: The Method Behind Reed Hastings' Madness [View article]
    "If NFLX is sold it would be an all or nothing deal."

    -more nothing than 'all'
    Dec 12 02:00 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • 7 Stocks That Are Missing Their Price Targets And Ready To Move [View article]
    F, GE have to be no brainers...
    Dec 12 10:20 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Ford's Dividend: Built To Last? [View article]
    starting is a good thing. Now make more durable cars.
    Dec 9 10:40 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Netflix's Latest Update Rife With Uncertainty [View article]
    How many in dog years... I mean how many options' friday's fun days?? And what are those dates off hand. been really careful of the squeezes.
    Dec 9 01:24 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • How will Netflix (NFLX) finance its steadily rising streaming content costs? Long-time bear Rocco Pendola thinks the company, which recently announced a major convertible offering, will do it by selling off their DVD division. However, he's skeptical a suitor will line up for the streaming business, and thinks big media outfits will take further steps to pool their online video offerings and "box out the middlemen."  [View news story]
    Just a lousy business model...nothing to see here move along...
    Dec 8 03:27 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Netflix (NFLX +3.8%) rallies after the House passes a bill allowing its videos to be shared through social networking sites. Meanwhile, Reed Hastings' colorful comments at a UBS conference are still making waves. Among other things, Hastings said he was previously convinced Netflix shares would soon reach $1,000, and compared his company's content-purchasing moves to the "Moneyball" tactics of the Oakland A's.  [View news story]
    Content owners want high bandwidth costs to protect from illegal downloaders. ISP's also want higher costs. NFLX shouldn't want higher costs. I don't see a solid future. They own nothing, a few servers?
    Dec 8 11:49 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Time Warner Head Bearish On Netflix, Bullish On TV Everywhere [View article]
    $RCI Roger's has a history. But, the CRTC has blamed them for throttling.
    http://bit.ly/txBzYc
    or
    http://bit.ly/smRMSo

    So, Netflix should be our advocate on this...cheaper bandwidth means more movies to download... but all they did was make smaller files.
    http://bit.ly/siekLC
    Dec 7 02:32 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Sandstorm Gold: Reaching Critical Mass [View article]
    I've watched this stock since 110-115.....feel stupid.
    Dec 6 11:47 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Time Warner Head Bearish On Netflix, Bullish On TV Everywhere [View article]
    Sorry bit of a rant here....
    The tone of netflix 'free trial' when 85% of the cost is going to the ISP's? They shouldve been more up front and said we'll give you this -but it will cost this because of nazi ISP who are throttling etc.

    *stealing the content with torrents is 85% the cost. I bet there is a bigger spread on bandwidth prices.
    movie/night = 4 gb HD
    4x30 =120 gb. No one offers this service bandwidth level to me. To get it I get charged double. I get unlimited then. So for 200% costs (140CAD) I can have a great free trial.
    then they'll want me to pay for it. hehe.
    add to that a july price increase....no wonder they left in droves. bills too high not enough content. Bad connectivity.

    So nope dont like the business model until bandwidths prices plummet and content owners get busy.
    Dec 6 11:35 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Is Netflix Ignoring The Will Of Its Shareholders? [View article]
    If they say 'not in their interest' that just means the other majority shareholders don't want it. Can't let the shareholders decide..

    we might have another Green Bay Packers.
    Dec 6 09:49 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Other Half Of The Research In Motion Story: Canada, U.K. And Emerging Markets [View article]
    Wow...nice article...answered all my questions.
    Dec 3 06:47 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • $10K Portfolio Update: Netflix Analyst MIA While Apple And Amazon Set To Dominate Q4 [View article]
    The more this continues (RIMM) the more I have a Nortel deja vu.
    It's like the intellectual patents held by Nortel were cursed by <insert vengeful deity> and now the curse has passed to RIMM.
    As I have run out of live chickens to sacrifice I have nothing more.
    Dec 2 01:06 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • 5 Technology Rumors That Will Lose You Money [View article]
    now 106..
    Dec 1 11:58 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
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