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  • CytoSorbents: Taking Cytokines By Storm [View article]
    I have been a share holder since the early round private financing's about 15 years ago. I have been sorely disappointed in the management over the many years of sheer incompetence.
    Oct 2, 2015. 04:41 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Why I'm Buying Kinder Morgan: 6% Dividend And 10% Annual Dividend Growth [View article]
    Sep 9, 2015. 07:33 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Weighing The Week Ahead: What Are The Lessons From The Market Turmoil? [View article]
    Tony, most of the PO locations are leased from the private sector. You failed to address the points I made. I don't think I personally attacked anyone, simply stated the obvious. I'm done with this.
    Sep 2, 2015. 06:18 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Weighing The Week Ahead: What Are The Lessons From The Market Turmoil? [View article]
    Tony, if you're suggesting that I'm a postal worker you clearly didn't click my screen name. If you had taken the time, you would have seen my investment bona fides are well beyond yours. Please address the following points:

    1. Management of the USPS cannot indiscriminately shut down unprofitable businesses, such as 2nd and 3rd class mail. This is the largest contributor to negative cash flow. Do you not understand this? Neither FDX nor UPS is burdened like this.

    2. Management of USPS cannot close overlapping/unnecessary physical locations because of political pressure. Do you not understand? Neither FDX nor UPS are required to maintain unprofitable locations.

    3. USPS employees are civil servants. FDX and UPS employees are not. Do you understand the implications in terms of managing the business?

    A final comment: Reading Jeff every weekend is enlightening, although I don't always agree. He is fact based and has a fundamental bullish bias. There are several people that comment every week, almost immediately, such as yourself that prattle on about various "technical" observations and pontificate about their opinions. Mostly irrelevant to the posted column. I find this tedious as I'm sure many others do. If I were interested in your technical analysis and opinion, I would read your contributions.
    Sep 2, 2015. 02:37 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Weighing The Week Ahead: What Are The Lessons From The Market Turmoil? [View article]
    Not sure why I'm jumping into this love fest regarding the USPS, but if you really evaluate the USPS, the primary problem is that they're required to deliver 2nd and 3rd class mail at uneconomic rates. We all get the grocery flyers and various other unwanted solicitations, which in today's world can be easily and economically be delivered via email. The private carriers are not required to do so. They cherry pick the profitable segments.

    There are also way too many physical locations and the USPS's ability to close locations is constrained in a similar fashion to military base's a political football.

    Not sure about the discussion of coffee, but the sun has passed the meridian so it's time for a beer. Cheers!
    Sep 2, 2015. 12:07 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Making Sense Of Things [View article]
    One of them said, "do you see how guys age so much better than women?"

    That's because the old guys are looking at women 20 years younger.
    Aug 31, 2015. 09:15 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Is The 'Sustainable Yield' Company A Sustainable REIT Brand? [View article]
    After almost 19 year's of no global warming, I'd question the competence of a CEO that "want's to be on the right side of climate change."
    Aug 10, 2015. 09:22 AM | 5 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • It's Not Rocket Science: STAG Is Now Grossly Mispriced [View article]
    I've read your columns and occasionally followed your advice for several years. It seems to me you have become more "promotional" since you've made the big time and become a Forbes tout.

    I now have less confidence in your analysis, which historically has been excellent.
    Jul 29, 2015. 06:07 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • It's Not Rocket Science: STAG Is Now Grossly Mispriced [View article]
    Brad. Why the pictures of stallions? A stag is a male deer.
    Jul 29, 2015. 07:54 AM | 45 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Weighing The Week Ahead: Verdict Still Pending On Earnings [View article]
    Jul 25, 2015. 06:30 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Weighing The Week Ahead: Will Falling Earnings Sink The Stock Market? [View article]
    Paragraphs please
    Jul 17, 2015. 06:53 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • How Much Is Gilead Worth Without Sovaldi And Harvoni? [View article]
    Long GILD August 2000. Yes, it was volatile. Yes, some drugs didn't work out. Unfortunately I only invested about $5300 in about 2000 share equivalents. Ok only about 30% compounded over 15 years but now I get a divvy. Yield on cost anyone?
    Jul 15, 2015. 05:51 PM | 4 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Party Isn't Over Yet: Why The Market Should Return 15% By Year-End [View article]
    "the S&P 500 fell 100% of the time (3 out of 3), rising an average of 14.12%."

    Is this a typo? It doesn't make any sense.
    Jul 11, 2015. 01:13 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Evaluating The Risk From The Chinese Stock Bubble [View article]
    Communist superpower with inefficient but effective government. Has not waged war against any country for centuries but having political spats with Japan over some useless tiny border

    South Korea and various UN countries including the US may quibble with that assertion.
    Jul 10, 2015. 02:08 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Top 10 REITs For Dividend Growth And Income [View article]
    I only got as fall as the first chart. You plotting price against yield. They should be inverse.
    Jul 9, 2015. 08:34 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment