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  • H-P appoints Whitman chairman [View news story]
    I jumped in when the board selected Meg as CEO, and rode the stock down to the low teens on nothing more than faith in Meg and her abilities. She has done it before and I profited by it, now she is proving me right again! I will stay in as long as Meg stays! She will be fine as C.O.T.B. too! Go Meg Whitman!
    Jul 17, 2014. 05:14 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Avoid names with hefty PC, server, or printer exposure, says Goldman, lowering its 2013 PC shipment forecast to -6.8% from -3.8% and - pointing at DELL's earnings - warning pockets of price aggression at OEMs could spread. Making the list are sell-rated: HPQ, LXK, and QLGC. H-P reports after the bell. [View news story]
    At risk of sounding smug, I don't think Goldman looks at things that I do when making decisions. In this case I'm betting on Meg, not on a group of PC makers. She's a unique talent and I'm
    sticking with a winner!
    May 22, 2013. 06:18 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Invidious Reach Of Personal-Finance Snake Oil [View article]
    Like my old Daddy used to say "hard work will not assure you of success, but the lack of it will assure failure". The same is true of savings. Just because you are frugal, does not guarantee you later wealth; however spending foolishly, with no savings, will guarantee a later in life of poverty (or dependency).
    Jan 16, 2013. 01:49 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • 5 Reasons To Buy Homebuilders [View article]
    Just getting into ETF's, normally just long stock investor, but the indexing is appealing as opposed to mutual funds or for fee managed funds. Can't get into bonds. So the here I am, in ETF's!
    Sep 5, 2012. 12:55 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment