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  • 3 Major Reasons To Sell GE While It's Still Trading Near 52-Week Highs [View article]
    What total bs. Must be a half-witted short seller trying to make a buck.
    Mar 19 04:15 PM | 16 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Look for any piece of news that smacks of an improving economy to send stocks falling next week, warns CNBC's Jim Cramer. Why? Big money investors will interpret any positive economic signs as a signal that the Fed is about to pull back economic stimulus rather than risk runaway inflation. Still, he says, there may be opportunities in the pullback, particularly in the bank, tech and industrial spaces. Just says away from anything with a higher yield, like utilities and MLP's. [View news story]
    cramer is a total idiot and the best contrarian indicator ever. Do the opposite of what the idiot says.
    May 31 07:52 PM | 9 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Jeremy Siegel: Correct About 2013, Sees Dow At 18,000 In 2014 [View article]
    siegel is a great carnival barker and ALWAYS bullish. By the law of averages, he has to be right sometime.
    Jan 5 04:07 PM | 7 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Banks Just Keep Getting Frothier [View article]
    Don't worry; the big banks are the modern day mafia who will continue to be allowed to rape and pillage taxpayers and shareholders. And we will continue to bail them out time after time.
    Aug 2 07:35 PM | 7 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Let CIT Fail: The Business Model Is Broken [View article]
    Of course the same rules should be applied to ALL companies, regardless!

    Apparently, CIT didn't make a sufficient number of political contributions to enable them to be bailed out like the broke banks and investment firms.
    Jul 11 08:53 PM | 5 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Picks from Goldman's Hedge Fund Monitor [View news story]
    The lemming hedge funds who have produced abysmal returns this year are piling into the equity markets and driving stocks higher into year-end. I guess the muppets who invest in them haven't a clue.
    Nov 25 04:21 PM | 4 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Why the Stock 'Market' Is Like No Other Market [View article]
    This article should be sent to cnbc so at least they will have something WORTHWHILE to discuss.
    May 22 08:35 PM | 4 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • 10%+ Dividend Payer Capstead Mortgage Corp. Is Just Loping Along To Profits. [View article]
    Most under-appreciated and under-followed mortgage REIT, in addition to possessing the no. 1 management team as indicated by its long-term track record.
    Aug 11 03:42 AM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • "With no recession in sight, we find it hard to make a bear case," says HSBC, noting that "the first tightening in a cycle … typically causes only a short-lived correction in stocks." The bank's global head of equity strategy Garry Evans says the combination of a "data dependent" taper, 10% earnings growth, and relatively conservative valuations makes for some attractive opportunities especially in financial stocks (XLF) which he says are cheap and poised for strong earnings momentum. HSBC also prefers U.S. equities (SPY, VTI) to other markets. [View news story]
    Typical financial mafia "carnival barking." AKA job preservation to fleece the gullible lemmings.
    Jul 6 03:39 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • General Electric Is 'Dead Money Near-Term' - Really? [View article]
    Why would any sane person listen to anything that JPM would say?
    May 9 09:29 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • National-Oilwell Varco (NOV -2.2%) heads south following a downgrade to Sell from Ameriprise Financial. Shares of the drilling equipment maker have had a rough few months, and currently trade at 11x 2013E EPS. [View news story]
    I cannot believe that anyone would pay any attention to what these lemming fleecers would say. I bet the guy who wrote this nonsense doesn't even have a college degree. Apparently, SA will permit any idiot to write anything they desire and is degrading of this publication.
    Mar 1 12:22 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Market Has Reached Its Important Top [View article]
    Bad day to make such a statement as the lemmings are jumping back in while waiting to helicopter ben to save them once again.
    Sep 21 12:15 AM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Goldman's Impact on Other Financials [View article]
    While no one really believes that government sachs will get what they deserve and that this accusation is merely political rhetoric to appease middle America, the headlines are magnificent.
    Apr 17 03:41 AM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • More on Capital Ratios of U.S. Banks [View article]
    Capital ratios are only meaningful for small banks as they can fail. For the larger ones, who present the systemic risk, they are meaningless as they are too politically connected to fail.

    Does anyone really believe that this situation will change? Not as long as the big banks and few remaining brokers are able to fund the dc stooges retirements.
    Aug 2 07:28 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Cramer's Mad Money - Get 'Em While They're Cold (6/19/09) [View article]
    Does anyone with an IQ above really care what the idiot cramer thinks? Except to short his best ideas?
    Jun 21 02:32 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
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