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  • The Great Apple Music Pivot [View article]
    If you love to listen to music, $10.00 is not much money. Done. Finished.

    I do not get the article's premise. Oh, I get it, musicians should work for free. How could I have forgotten that?

    Author, in your primary profession, do you work for free?

    Apple is apparently paying 70% for the music and will have to pay for servers, infrastructure and upkeep with the $3.00 per month and make a profit.
    Jul 1, 2015. 09:46 PM | 8 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Why Apple Will Escape The $130 Resistance Level [View article]
    Alex-Great article. My fear is that 'the street/Mr. Market' does not understand Apple and discounts it as only a cell phone 1-horse company and are waiting for 'the next big thing'.

    There likely will be no new next big thing. There will be a lot of increased sales in a lot of areas: watch, pay, auto, homes, music subscriptions, and continued increase in Mac computer sales. The watch and other wearables...including implants :-)...will eventually take over from the phone for many people as things get smaller and smaller.

    Apple will continue to grow amazingly as the world becomes more middle class and Apple products mean having what we have. The death of the Samsung high end competition phones has helped.

    So, this is a very long term play. Maybe one day it will be understood. In the meanwhile, we get a decent return every year plus dividends in a stock market world that is very chancy.
    Jun 30, 2015. 11:12 AM | 18 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Have Apple And Beats Created The Future Of The Music Business? [View article]
    And, if I don't have to listen to commercials, and if the reception is good at all times I and many others will not listen to the radio.
    Jun 29, 2015. 10:41 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Google And The Wi-Fi Wild West [View article]
    Read and absorb hundreds of articles and study the company.

    These statements will become evident. It would take me too long to explain it. Use the statements as a guide: Disprove them to yourself and invest in the stock, or prove them and invest in something else.
    Jun 25, 2015. 11:49 AM | 5 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Google And The Wi-Fi Wild West [View article]
    Google is lead by men who are bright not smart.
    Google's culture values ideas over profits.
    Google does not value customer service and has no real customer service infrastructure as far as I can tell.
    Google's basic way of making money is to sell your privacy.

    Do you need more reasons to sell and place your money in another company with better leaders, that is developing more profitable ideas, and that understands the customer's privacy is important?
    Jun 25, 2015. 10:53 AM | 10 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple gains following bullish Piper, Morgan Stanley iPhone notes [View news story]
    So, if I understand this correctly. Samsung S6 phones will sell in a year about the same or less than Apple will sell iPhones in a Quarter.
    Jun 24, 2015. 01:06 PM | 11 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Why FuelCell Energy Looks Like A Good Investment At Its 52-Week Low [View article]
    When the Board foresaw the need for the reverse split several months ago, I sold the shares I had left.

    When revenues begin to go up, I'll miss the first 20-30% of the rise and buy back in. This has been a great idea and a team that has done some fabulous things. But, revenues must go up before it is a buy...for me, at least.

    I'll take a 100% return on a relatively sure thing when and if the time comes, rather than buy at the low and hope that it doesn't go lower. So for and stay on the sidelines.
    Jun 23, 2015. 08:55 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • What Are You Afraid Of? [View article]
    Interesting usual.
    And, a helpful way of thinking about the companies. Maybe explains why Apple developed the new coding process.

    My bet is google goes blind before Apple loses its developers.
    Jun 15, 2015. 08:10 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple: One Has To Think The Bigger Picture [View article]
    beefy- much did the stock go up in the last 12 months?

    We've made great money on the stock. The beef is that the stock is worth a lot more. Just wait for what it will be. It's a long term investment; with very little risk and it pays a dividend.

    Jun 12, 2015. 03:33 PM | 8 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple: One Has To Think The Bigger Picture [View article]
    I'm not sure you really get it.

    The war is over and Apple won: Samsung is not selling the SN6 as they wished. In California, Samsung is giving a note pad device for free with a purchase of the SN6 phone for nothing down. Yesterday, I saw another 'get the phone free' ad for the SN6. This is wonderful news for Apple and horrible for Samsung.

    Exactly who is Apple's competition at the top end?

    No one.
    Jun 12, 2015. 12:54 PM | 34 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • FuelCell Energy's (FCEL) CEO Chip Bottone on Q2 2015 Results - Earnings Call Transcript [View article]
    It seems that each of the fuel cell companies (PLUG,BLDP, FCEL) are more effectively mining their niches. And, have been in and out of them for what seems like forever. So, I've read a lot of their stories.

    As I read each of their stories this quarter, it seems like they are closer.

    So, it's read between the lines and wait.

    I am most concerned with FCEL's recent Board action related to a potential reverse split.
    Jun 10, 2015. 10:48 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple's Next Product Frontier: Augmented Reality [View article]
    The men who own google are bright, but not smart.
    Jun 7, 2015. 10:18 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Reports: Apple cancels plans to unveil new Apple TV at WWDC [View news story]
    Did no one see the Apple TV in silhouette in the Apple announcement for this meeting?

    It was clearly implied that the Apple TV would be a major part of the announcements.

    That said, if it's not's not ready.

    Jun 3, 2015. 10:12 PM | 6 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Google IO Offers Surprisingly Good News For Apple [View article]
    Google's owners: Bright but not very smart
    Best ideas-Make money by selling people's privacy.
    Search-losing momentum.
    Chromebooks-Best product is cheap, little profit per unit and limited in usage.
    Android-Hobbled and cobbled together.
    Sales approach-Sell no profit software to EM populations who have limited funds.

    Oh, yeah...this is a company to invest in.
    May 29, 2015. 09:54 AM | 11 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Why Fuel Cell Industry Has A Bright Future And How To Profit From It [View article]
    FCEL needs sales
    May 28, 2015. 01:29 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment