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  • Chevron's 5-Year Dividend Potential [View article]
    McAleenan, you are the king of dividend investing. I like COP.
    May 21 01:59 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Diversify Into Singapore Dollars And Get 4% Yields With High Quality Baa3 Rated Bonds [View article]
    Great research, Randy. Viva Singapore!
    May 19 08:22 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Natural Gas Boom's Top 3 LNG Exporters: 1st Promising Player, Cheniere Energy [View article]
    Perfect timing on this article. Hot, hot, hot.
    May 6 11:18 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Tableau Software (DATA) sets an IPO price range of $23-$26. That means the analytics software vendor, which is offering 7.2M shares (5M new shares, 2.2M from insiders), is now looking to raise $166M-$187M, more than the $150M it initially sought. The price range spells a valuation of $1.32B-$1.5B for Tableau, which is competing with Qlik (QLIK), Tibco (TIBX), and several startups in a fast-growing market for tools that can process and intelligently visualize mountains of business data. Tableau had Q1 revenue of $40M (+62% Y/Y), and a net loss of $4M. (S-1) (2012 results[View news story]
    "The competition is driving me crazy." Tibco
    May 6 11:09 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • What's Up With Conoco's Dividend? [View article]
    Tim, you do good work.
    May 5 09:37 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • How Quantitative Easing Leads To Cheaper Gold [View article]
    Coordinated Central Banks can make gold go down short term. They hold almost all the aces and kings.
    Apr 23 10:15 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The U.S. Economy: How Did We Get Here? Where Are We Headed? [View article]
    The Fed forms a bubble. The bubble bursts. The Fed forms another bubble. The bubble bursts. The Fed forms another bubble. This is where are.

    Each bubble/bailout gets worse and worse.
    Apr 23 10:08 AM | 10 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • This Time Zynga Is A Buy [View article]
    Don't buy Zynga, buy Zoetis.
    Apr 20 12:12 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Behind The Curtains At Warren Buffett's Berkshire [View article]
    I actually like an analysis from a man who doesn't own the company. How many times have they said buy to the public and in private sold the stock. That is almost all CNBC is about. Buy, buy, buy.
    Apr 20 12:09 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Bull Of The Day: OMA [View article]
    I have never heard of this company, but I believe Mexico is a growth story.
    Apr 19 11:58 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Will Japan Create Inflation Or Just Export Deflation? [View article]
    Inflation is bearish for stocks? And deflation is bullish for stocks? It seems the main reason stocks are going up is the Fed is printing and printing. The BOJ is printing and I've made my best money this year in EWJ. It keeps going up with little corrections.
    Apr 16 01:08 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Microsoft's 'Secret' Projects That Will Completely Rock Your World [View article]
    Thank you for a good article, but Windows 8 stinks.
    Apr 16 12:53 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • General Electric Boosts Its Oil & Gas Business By Acquiring Lufkin [View article]
    It was a good move my General Electric.
    Apr 10 10:42 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • First Approved In-Home HIV Test: OraSure's Fall From Grace Offers Opportunity [View article]
    I have followed this stock since it's Epitope days. It has been a dog; however, there have been brief times when it was a winner--very brief.

    It just doesn't make money.
    Apr 9 11:25 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Why You Should Not Feel Pressure To Beat The Market [View article]
    One of the best comments I have read on Seeking Alpha.
    Apr 8 10:49 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment