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  • A Summary Of The Axion Power (AXPW) 2015 Annual Meeting [View instapost]
    Yup,

    Had JP never converted Maya nor participated as the alpha with 1000s of comments? Only major sinkhole Maya and his smart online crew ever got sucked into I'm told.
    Jun 22, 2015. 11:36 PM | 7 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Is NexPoint The Next REIT To Return 50%? [View article]
    Chris would you buy more if it goes near/below $14? Nice to get some below where Laffer just bought in and Dondero seems like he loaded up near $14. I suspect this Summer will be profitable.
    Jun 22, 2015. 09:41 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Is Yield All That Matters? [View instapost]
    Now I know why my friend closes his shorts before dividend time and then reestablishes them after.
    Jun 20, 2015. 04:06 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Why I Love Dex One And SuperMedia And Why You Should Too [View article]
    Brian,

    Spot on. I was almost tempted in but listened to sage advice from guys like you.
    Jun 19, 2015. 07:32 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Is Yield All That Matters? [View instapost]
    petell,

    Outside of the NAV growing how can this one sustain/justify a premium. I'd think even if the NAV went up a bit it still can't justify a 40% premium. I'm suspect that the NAV ever breaks $8 again since the divi degrades it. It's not a great short since you will have to pay divis but it might be an avoid for some new dividend investors who might not have enough runway left to get their cost basis back.

    http://bit.ly/1d6Drnx
    Jun 19, 2015. 07:13 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Cornerstone Total Return: Yield Illusion Creates Substantial Downside [View article]
    Nota,

    A new investor is basically betting that the premium will last many more years and that they will recoup most of their investment in payout before it comes back to earth. However, its mathematically impossible to sustain the dividend at current levels thus the premium will collapse and likely the yield as well. Good for you if you have recouped most of you basis, do you suspect others will be able to say the same if we look back at this in 3+ years?
    Jun 19, 2015. 04:44 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Is Yield All That Matters? [View instapost]
    Chris, would you close your short if they cut the dividend back or would you hold until the NAV premium mostly disappears even if they had a sustainable dividend?
    Jun 19, 2015. 04:08 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • A low drawdown strategy for sector rotation for Fidelity Select Funds [View instapost]
    Varan,

    How would this strategy's metrics compare to just having held FBIOX for the past 20 years?
    Jun 19, 2015. 03:05 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Axion Power Concentrator 399: June 8, 2015 [View instapost]
    Al,

    What average price did you get on your new purchases?
    Jun 17, 2015. 02:21 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Axion Power Concentrator 399: June 8, 2015 [View instapost]
    Heck, my current stake in Axion likely couldn't cover the place ticket. But props to you for going and reporting back.

    Sadly, I know more than a few who have 3 figure Axion accounts that once were in the 6 figures. Might be worth it to attend anyhow to get some sense of how we were all duped.
    Jun 15, 2015. 04:14 AM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Arbitrage, Event Driven, & Value [View instapost]
    Ruerd,

    Great reply. I think you should market your newsletter around the International value angle. Not only will the returns be slightly better but there are so many choices. All the US value screen are down to handful of names. Nobody wants that last bit of popcorn at the bottom of the bowl, right.
    Jun 6, 2015. 04:48 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Is EKSO Bionics On The Verge Of A Major Marketing Campaign? [View article]
    Dallas,

    You had sniffed out the promotion, yet you didn't follow your instincts all the way and vet these guys. It's never a good sign when a microcap company is overly promotional.
    Jun 5, 2015. 09:05 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Axion Power Concentrator 398: May 26, 2015 [View instapost]
    Who is P.T. in this story?
    Jun 5, 2015. 02:48 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Axion Power Concentrator 398: May 26, 2015 [View instapost]
    Rick,

    You should have stayed a "Teslador" you would be richer and they might even end up changing the world as Elon branches out and then ultimately merges all his distinct operations. Or not; but sure would have been better than than the lump of PbC we all got in our stockings.
    Jun 5, 2015. 02:48 AM | 7 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Axion Power Concentrator 398: May 26, 2015 [View instapost]
    JP,

    You used to say the same thing about Axion when people were critical of the progress. Seriously, can you waste another decade on a junker? I hope you're more open minded this time around. It can't be that Axion and now EPower are always the smartest guys in the room. And even if so, smart and arrogant can still end up BROKE.
    Jun 5, 2015. 02:43 AM | 8 Likes Like |Link to Comment
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