Seeking Alpha

Longboat

Longboat
Send Message
View as an RSS Feed
View Longboat's Comments BY TICKER:
Latest  |  Highest rated
  • Indonesia's mining exports at standstill after new rules, official says [View news story]
    Biting the hand that feeds you is not a wise decision for the government. If they become greedy and anti business the people and government lose out. A piece of the pie is better than.....
    Jan 24, 2014. 08:14 PM | 5 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Toray to buy Zoltek for $16.75 per share [View news story]
    A steal at that price. Let's see how the stockholders vote on this rip-off.
    Sep 27, 2013. 10:52 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • 3D Systems - Accelerating Revenue Shows Promise [View article]
    Let's address General Electric's entry into 3D.
    Sep 2, 2013. 09:27 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Peter Schiff Has It Totally Backwards - Gold Is Not Going 'To The Moon' [View article]
    With the Fed keeping interest rates artificially low., how will the Fed handle interest payments on 17-18 T debt without causing serious inflation. Some people are living in a textbook. Get real, the problem will be here in the next 5 years or sooner. We can't increase taxes, we can't cut spending, YOU tell me your not on the Titanic. We have more Debt to GDP than everyone except Japan. Good luck.
    Sep 1, 2013. 10:16 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Peter Schiff Has It Totally Backwards - Gold Is Not Going 'To The Moon' [View article]
    So why are gold bullion coins in short supply in the US, INDIA and many other countries at this point in time ?
    Jun 13, 2013. 01:21 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Gold will continue to trend toward $1,000 by 2015, Nouriel Roubini predicts. Key reasons: Credit crisis risks have subsided; inflation is under control despite QE; investors crave income-generating assets; the "return to the gold standard" argument is dead. (ETFs: GLD, IAU, DGP, SGOL, UGL, PHYS, AGOL, DGL, UBG, DZZ, GLL, DGZ, UGLD, DGLD, DBP, GLDI[View news story]
    I bought a life insurance policy and it has not paid off yet. I don't even get dividends. You can never sell at the top or buy at the bottom. Our government is slowly unraveling just don't know when !
    Jun 2, 2013. 08:11 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Money managers yanked $1.27B out of gold and precious metals last week, bringing the year-to-date drawdown to $20.8B. The largest gold ETF (GLD) is down 13.8% YTD. It largest shareholder, John Paulson, remains bullish on gold; his Gold Fund is down almost 50% this year. (Gold ETFs: GLD, IAU, SGOL, PHYS, AGOL, DGL, UBG, DGP, UGL, DZZ, GLL, DGZ, UGLD, DGLD, GLDI[View news story]
    George Soros and his many advisors are not idiots !
    May 13, 2013. 12:03 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The stronger dollar has precious metals resuming their decline in force (or is the decline in precious metals strengthening the dollar), with gold (GLD) off 2.3% and silver (SLV) off 2.2%. Crude oil (USO) pulls back a bit from its recent big rally, -0.9% to $95.53. [View news story]
    Geithner and Bernanke won't be around to hold them accountable when the ice cream hits the fan. They both know when it's smart to depart like Larry S.
    May 10, 2013. 11:10 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Gold gets a downgrade at SocGen which says the metal's price is in bubble territory. The downturn which began in October will continue, with the price hitting $1,400 by year's end and falling further in 2014. GLD +0.2% premarket. [View news story]
    I have a 3D Printer in my cellar making GOLD. Unfortunately it can't keep up with the Federal Fiat Reserve. Be patient. It's just a matter of "when" not "if". Hang in there.
    Mar 21, 2013. 10:40 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Precious metals go into the tank on chatter the G-7 is set to issue a statement in which all will pledge to get along with regards to currency devaluation. The G-20 meets in Moscow at week's end. GLD -1.2%, SLV -1.5%. [View news story]
    This is news. I've never heard of countries agreeing before. It's now every country for themself. Save No. 1 first. How do we hold Tim Geithner responsible 6 mos. from now. He's gone with all the other cabinet appointees, some very early.OJT is wonderful isn't it. The only way out is to keep printing money. I would like to be selling the ink.
    Feb 11, 2013. 11:13 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Tri-Tech's CEO Discusses Q3 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript [View article]
    Your field of business should be explosive in China, India and the Middle East. Your bidding or underbidding is problematic. There seems to be a problem making money on the contracts you are performing. Stay close to home and forget world wide expansion. You don't need Sales/Estimating if you can't handle the Cash Flow problems. Partnering with a deep pockets competitor seems to be inevitable unless you can raise "a lot more money" on your own which, at this time, prob won't happen. Stick to what you know best, close to home.
    Jan 28, 2013. 06:29 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
COMMENTS STATS
11 Comments
9 Likes