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  • Pricing Apple's Uncertain Future: A Scenario Model [View article]
    After watching Tim Cooks brilliant performance before Congress Im
    not losing any sleep at night about Apple's management and future..
    May 24, 2013. 01:27 PM | 12 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Herbalife's Astonishing Response [View article]
    I think the Herbalife story is about aggressive hedge fund behavior not multi-level
    marketing business models…it is a given that multi-level marketing and just
    the average small business failure is sky high..How many small business's fail in the
    first two years…or less?

    Herbalife multi-marketing model looks like a fast moving hamster wheel of people
    who sign on and fail…but is this perception a pyramid scheme?
    The most Herbalife might be guilty of is mis-leading advertising about success..but
    (their) terms and conditions point out the nothing is guaranteed..nothing in life
    is, right?
    May 5, 2014. 01:42 PM | 4 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Why Chevron Has Been Outperforming Exxon [View article]
    Its good to look at both XOM and CVX..both companies are bread
    and butter investments for any portfolio....
    Mar 28, 2013. 12:23 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple: Is It Really Too Cheap To Ignore? [View article]
    Regarding the P/E..Shareholders expect Apple to explain everything
    whereas, Google's P/E allows (it) to explain nothing to shareholders.
    Mar 8, 2013. 03:40 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Maximizing Dividend Reinvestment [View article]
    My first dividend check from KO was .06 cents......... KO has come
    along way baby!
    Mar 6, 2013. 12:59 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple And 5 Pervasive 'iMyths' [View article]
    This article is like an explosion in a spaghetti factory...
    Mar 6, 2013. 01:35 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Time To Buy Apple [View article]
    Great article!...RE: EPS downside,if margins shrink..? If,If ..Apple
    does China Big..then the massive volume alone will make up for
    margin shrinkage in U.S. and EU for several years....at which time
    it is hoped that both China and India's economies will have matured
    enough to handle wider margins and broader Apple product exposure
    .......
    Mar 6, 2013. 01:08 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple: Zero Growth ... Really? [View article]
    Are any of the following mega money groups upset?
    Vanguard: 22 billion
    FMR LLC: 21.9 billion
    State Street:19.6 billion
    T.Rowe Price: 23.5 billion
    Susquehanna: 16.8 billion
    J.P. Morgan/Chase: 12.9 billion
    (very short list of investors).....
    Apple has lost about 40% of its market cap since the Dec. reporting
    so if we follow the money...what is really behind the drop in value?

    There are the obvious technical...measurable reasons for sure as
    shown here by Alpha's contributors...but is there something else...
    maybe an intangible reason for a huge drop in value?...like sentiment
    or even political...China , India...politics...entry into new territories for
    growth...?

    The mega groups mentioned have been very quite so far. ....are these
    major billion dollar international investment managers being patient
    because they are privy to international political negotiations that
    will be favorable to Apple?
    Mar 5, 2013. 12:56 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Leave Apple's Cash Alone - It Will Need It Soon [View article]
    If you haven't thoroughly read this article , please do so,...the author
    is correct..........
    Feb 28, 2013. 03:57 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple: Buy The Steak - Hold For The Coming Sizzles! [View article]
    The article mentions devices that will be user friendly...in this way
    said technologies can be delivered to a larger consumer pool
    easily..Apple is Intuitive ability that you can hold in your hand.
    Apple is still in it's infancy ...
    Feb 28, 2013. 03:54 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Tim Cook's Improbable Victory In Washington [View article]
    What a minute..This is not Apple's tax code..it's ours!
    May 30, 2013. 09:32 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Tim Cook's Improbable Victory In Washington [View article]
    Tim Cooks visit to the Belt Way is all about corporate tax repatriating
    holiday..we have done it before and I guess we are about ready to
    bring the money home again..( this time we really need the money).
    May 23, 2013. 09:34 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Tim Cook's Improbable Victory In Washington [View article]
    Are both Parties testing the waters to allow American Companies
    to Repatriate their offshore money?
    The economy is on the mend and it sure wouldn't hurt our politicians
    to allow American Business to flood the our economy with pent-up
    Billions of dollars..

    It looks like it..Apple is the perfect political foil to go to Washington
    winning over Congress on this subject....
    May 22, 2013. 12:52 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • 3 Apple 'Long Shots' That Could Happen [View article]
    The real question for Apple is whether or not it will prevail and keep
    two steps ahead of such areas of Social Media,(beyond) 3-screen,
    successful build out of iTunes...iCloud..content -acquisition/management, there is so much more to Apple than handsets/iPads... It's complicated....
    May 14, 2013. 11:19 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Samsung, Apple Still Solid Investments As They Continue To Dominate Handset Market [View article]
    I always find it troublesome when we compare Samsung to Apple..
    Samsung is a asian GE that tries to maintain industry dominance in
    the broad spectrum electric/electronic realms.. Samsung will always
    be hamstrung with the same problems that GE faces
    May 14, 2013. 11:13 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
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