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  • The Crash In Oil Prices Raises Questions And Opportunities For A Lifetime [View article]
    "I sleep for a couple of hours then I wake up and cry." Learn to cry in your sleep; you'll get more rest.

    "Looking forward to a rise in oil prices this year." Don't hold your breath.
    Jan 7, 2015. 03:25 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • InterContinental Hotels: Kimpton Buy Is A Win [View article]
    Bravo! But tell us what you really think.
    Dec 25, 2014. 12:39 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Intel And Inevitability [View article]
    "I fully expect Intel to be a $100 billion company in ~ three years, running 40% operating earnings and making $7.50 per share (4 billion shares) and a P/E of 18 for a stock price of $130-140."

    I hope you will revisit your forecast in ~three years.
    Dec 2, 2014. 01:46 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Stay Away From American Capital Agency! [View article]
    Not one response from the author speaks volumes!
    Nov 1, 2014. 01:02 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • The Ultimate Moneymaking Idea [View article]
    The author's lack of response is, in effect, a response; but it doesn't say much, does it?
    Oct 29, 2014. 06:06 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • More Picks To Triple In A Correction [View article]
    Is there any point in stating that the following is not even a sentence?:

    "Keep that in mind as we sit here at $7.50, with the stock market in a place that is making it prohibitively difficult to make money.

    ...Or that the following is hopelessly convoluted?:

    This is going to be, I think, one of the few areas that give us, one of the few stocks that give us a great opportunity to make great money at very little risk."

    Perhaps English is a secondary language.

    "These guys are so busy chasing investment banking business, marketing with their buy-side customers, they're very busy, okay."

    Okay. These guys are so busy they're very busy.

    WTF?
    Oct 15, 2014. 03:20 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Vanguard Natural Resources: Buy When Market Forces Snowball [View article]
    Y Charts states a P/E at 309+ Important?
    Oct 15, 2014. 02:50 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • My Vision Of What The 'Perfect Retirement Portfolios For Dummies' Might Look Like [View article]
    "Regardless, $8,000 per year is a small amount of income, not even close to allowing a retiree to live, even if you add in social security (maybe $20,000 per year), living on a total of $28K per year is pretty tough, even if you have paid off your house and have zero additional debt."

    NOT True! If one retiree can't live on $28K/yr, something's wrong. I have no debt but for living expenses and manage to live quite comfortably on ~$9K/yr. No SS. I don't "need to sell off stock each year...." I have plenty of real estate equity, which doesn't pay anything, yet annual income is quite meagerly: equity rich, cash poor.
    Oct 13, 2014. 03:59 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • How To Know When A REIT Is Worth Buying [View article]
    "In my REIT newsletter, I provide high-level analysis so that investors can attempt to find an adequate margin of safety."

    Are you implying that articles like this are less than the "high-level analysis" of your newsletter?

    I wonder if the ulterior motive for your articles is Really to push people to your
    newsletter.
    Oct 13, 2014. 02:24 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Intel Could Fall Aggressively [View article]
    This is the reason I go to comments first for "contributors" like this.

    Thanx
    Oct 11, 2014. 03:43 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Let's Make Some REIT Hay While The Sun Is Shining [View article]
    LXP: EPS $.02 Div $.68 What's to like here, and is this large discrepancy
    sustainable?
    Sep 29, 2014. 01:27 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • 10 Healthcare Dogs: 12% To 35% September Upsides, 1 Runt Hits 75% [View article]
    "...without the author doing some due diligence himself ...." Get used to it. This is how F. Arnold works... and why SA should institute a "Dislike" box at the end of an article. In lieu of that, just end your statement with
    Dislike.
    Sep 29, 2014. 01:13 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Enbridge Energy Partners: Regulated Pipeline Business Equals Steady But Slow Growth [View article]
    "To many outside factors ...." Did you mean Too many factors?

    Please, basic English ....
    Sep 25, 2014. 02:57 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Enbridge Energy Partners: Regulated Pipeline Business Equals Steady But Slow Growth [View article]
    Your article recommends selling, right? Why not say that instead of: "There are other, high-quality MLPs that match one and beat the other...."
    Sep 24, 2014. 06:23 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Why American Capital Agency Is A Good Long-Term Investment [View article]
    "AGNC has had a stellar year so far. The shares have gained 15.21%, with a dividend yield of 11.63%, thus giving a total shareholder return of 26.84%."

    This "return of 26.8%" is Only applicable if one had bought at a particular point in time. What is the return if one had bought ~$30/share? That might be a little more RELEVANT!
    Sep 23, 2014. 02:26 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
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