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  • Making A Case To Be Cautious About Gilead Sciences [View article]
    giving the answer you want to give is not the same as giving the correct one...

    it would be good to see facts that show that Gilead's drug can fit into those country's healthcare budgets.
    Sep 5 11:46 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Making A Case To Be Cautious About Gilead Sciences [View article]
    yes that may be true but how many people/ governments can afford to pay or subsidise for such an expensive drug?
    Sep 5 10:58 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple drops after Pac Crest recommends taking profits [View news story]
    The best thing they can say about it is that it has curved edges..doesn't worry me as an apple shareholder at all.
    Sep 3 02:53 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Report: Apple wearable unlikely to ship before early 2015 [View news story]
    It would be crazy if Apple decided to bring this out early 2015, missing this years xmas holidays as this is their biggest time of the year for sales.
    Aug 29 02:26 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • ASOS: Growth At A Reasonable(Ish) Price [View article]
    Very informative article.

    However, very surprised you didn't mention anything about the rumour that has come out about a potential buyout of Asos by what is believed to be either Ebay or Amazon. This was the cause of the large pop upwards today.
    Aug 27 07:18 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Update: More Downtime For Transocean's Fleet [View article]
    RIG is just not receiving any love as of late.


    1) beat or met earnings estimates for the last 5 quarters in a row.
    2) offering a big dividend yield of 7.76% (which was described by the board as sustainable)
    3) cheap P/E ratio of 7.7
    4) positive earnings growth
    Aug 22 08:47 AM | 6 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Offshore drillers whacked at Deutsche Bank, several names cut to Sell [View news story]
    Transocean only recently upped their dividend. Why would they increase it only to cut it a couple of months down the line. They can obviously see further into their financial future than deutsche bank.

    As well as this, they are now getting another good income stream from their Shell contract which started in July earning them over $600k a day.
    Aug 4 09:44 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple buys book recommendation tech, reportedly buying radio app [View news story]
    I think Cook's leadership abilities and sharp thinking are highlighted from the acquisitions since he has been CEO. Even though they have more cash than any company they don't squander it like other companies like Google and Facebook have.

    Its almost as if Cook is buying companies like pieces of a jigsaw puzzle and they are going to fit together seamlessly to create something amazing.
    Jul 28 05:48 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Day I Sold Everything [View article]
    I would never sell everything from looking at a chart and seeing a market top.

    You have to remember that the S&P 500 is only an average price movement of its constituents and does not reflect the health and quality of each company.

    Just like when the market booms, not all companies share prices will boom too. The same thing happens when the averages fall- this does not result in every company share price falling.

    You should just re-evaluate your holdings individually and ask yourself if their individual share prices are a good reflection on the health of their company. If they seem too inflated, then sell some or all of your shares in that particular company and move the money into your other holdings that you believe still maintain good value and growth prospects.

    And...remember cash sitting idle will actually lose you money (money's worth) due to inflation.
    Jul 25 03:24 PM | 6 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple Earnings Preview: Expectations Are High [View article]
    omdguy- well thats just plain rubbish. Apple can't sell their products to themselves.

    Even in your strange hypothetical situation if Apple sold their goods to their own stores there would be no profits as there would be no movement of goods or money.

    It is quite worrying that you are a shareholder yet you don't understand the basics on how a company operates.
    Jul 21 05:47 AM | 13 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple Earnings Preview: Expectations Are High [View article]
    Still don't understand why Apple is given so much scrutiny on earnings calls even when it beats estimates.

    Whereas the likes of Google can miss earnings estimates for either eps or revenue and the stock still rises 4%...
    Jul 21 04:28 AM | 14 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Futures slip as Russia tumbles [View news story]
    quite a few have died on both the Russian separatists and Ukrainian sides.
    Jul 17 07:08 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • IBM According To Warren Buffett's Annual Letters To Shareholders [View article]
    Good article. Looks like a lot of time and effort went into it. Thanks for the read!
    Jul 16 08:23 PM | 16 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Vine Is The Next YouTube: Twitter Is A Buy [View article]
    Vine is dead money. Vines are grossly dependant on Facebook to publicise them. Further, vines used to clog up my news feed constantly, now i rarely see them. Sorry to say but it was a fad that is fading away.
    Jun 12 11:10 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • BofA, DOJ settlement at standstill [View news story]
    again no criminal sanctions or director disqualifications, just punishment for shareholders
    Jun 11 06:48 AM | 5 Likes Like |Link to Comment