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  • Alaska Communications (ALSK +4.3%) gets a lift from SA Pro's Harry Long's still-embargoed piece suggesting the company's strong cash flow amid a beaten-down share price makes it an excellent takeover target. [View news story]
    Problem is.... ? Can't think of anyone who wants it! ALSK is truly the Black Swan with VZ coming into their turf....
    Jun 3, 2013. 11:33 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Bakken Update: The Top Eagle Ford Wells Of All Time Are Moving To The Bakken [View article]
    Michael: I Agee!...very informative article. Long.....HCLP.
    May 29, 2013. 10:30 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Shifting Balance Between Telecom Infrastructure Vs. Service Providers Now Favors Infrastructure [View article]
    Thanks!!! Armand: 'think I'll use this Bull Market to reposition some of my portfolio.....
    May 26, 2013. 10:13 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Shifting Balance Between Telecom Infrastructure Vs. Service Providers Now Favors Infrastructure [View article]
    Question for Armand? Where does that leave the smaller Telco's..., I.e. CTL, WIN, FTR. CNSL,SHEN, etc? Will they be able to compete with T, VZ, VOD and AMX? Thanks, BAX
    May 26, 2013. 02:52 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Annaly: Overreaction To Fedspeak Could Be A Buying Opportunity [View article]
    Question..? Why has ARR gotten so cheap recently? Is it a market liquidity issue or something else...?
    May 22, 2013. 10:23 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Chevron's (CVX) president of Latin American operations says Argentina - not China - has the world's second largest shale oil deposits after the U.S. Most of the world's shale gas has been developed from geological layers requiring horizontal drilling, but "everything is in a stack" at Argentina's Vaca Muerta formation, meaning CVX and YPF may be able to access the oil using vertical drilling techniques, CVX's Ali Moshiri says. (earlier[View news story]
    Chevron(Std. Oil Cal) thrives on political intrigue. They've been doing it for years.. It's in their DNA.
    May 16, 2013. 06:49 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Frontier Communications: Customer Losses Continue [View article]
    Jim: You are right on the money! Remember.., If you see a cockroach..., there's more behind the walls. A sidebar to the FTR story.., Maggie and her husband have a bueatiful winery in the foothills of Northern California bought and paid for by present and past FTR shareholders . May I recommend you visit their winery and purchase the Zinfandel. it's quite good! I'll be happy to recommend the Zin but not the stock....
    May 13, 2013. 10:30 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Telecom Argentina's CEO Discusses Q1 2013 Results - Earnings Call Transcript [View article]
    Hey! I didn't hear any mention of the dividend...., am I missing something...? Que Pasa?
    Apr 30, 2013. 05:10 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Alteva: A Double-Digit Dividend Yield, Growth And A Cheap Valuation [View article]
    If ALTV is committed to becoming a true cloud based company that's going to compete with the likes of CISCO and VZ then they should bite the bullet and eliminate their div. ALTV is NO longer WWVY that was subsidized by the USF and 20th century monopoly legislation....
    Apr 30, 2013. 10:13 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Windstream Should Slash Its Dividend Now [View article]
    I agree with Stone Fox! Just look at ALSK, FTR and the late SURW. Div cuts take no prisoners. I think ALTV is also heading in that direction "as we speak"...
    Apr 30, 2013. 09:40 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Argentine Peso Blues Update [View article]
    Scott: from your experience(?)....., how will this deval effect the Argentine stock market? Does this mean a massive sell off?
    Apr 18, 2013. 12:27 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Currency Positioning: It Is Not About The Dollar [View article]
    Question...? What happens if the Mexican peso breaks the "12" barrier? Is 10 next?
    Apr 14, 2013. 12:16 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Analyst reaction to GE's $3.3B purchase of Lufkin (LUFK) is decidedly mixed, with some calling the price "stunning" while others believe the premium is worth it since GE is paying for growth prospects; LUFK’s revenue rose 37% in 2012. But GE does not have a history of driving hard bargains; after years of decent but not big returns from its energy spending spree, shareholders might want to temper their optimism[View news story]
    the difference between GE and Berkshire Hathaway =. Warren Buffet.
    Apr 8, 2013. 07:09 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Windstream (WIN +0.6%) directors Samuel E. Beall and Carol B. Armitage recently bought 30K and 1K shares, respectively. The purchases come as Windstream trades near its 52-week low amidst concerns its hefty dividend (current yield of 12.5%) isn't sustainable. [View news story]
    Look at ALSK..., their management was committed to the dividend too. ....
    Apr 1, 2013. 07:04 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Cohen & Steers Select Utility Fund Currently Trading at a Nice Discount (UTF) [View article]
    Closed end funds tend to be illiquid....,It's been my experience to purchase them during periods of volatile market sell offs..I.e..2008, 2009, etc. I purchased UTF at that time along with several others.., they have been wonderful investments that I continue to hold and enjoy their magnificent dividends.
    Mar 24, 2013. 01:44 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
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