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  • Ashford Hospitality Trust: A Strong Yield Play In Lodging [View article]
    "consists of just over 110 hotels with over 22,000 in the non-prime lodging segment."

    Numbers don't make sense... different units of measure?
    Aug 21 03:45 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Steve Ballmer: Missing In Action? [View article]
    Steve Ballmer is just as capable of hurting the Clippers as he was Microsoft. He knows even less about professional sports than he does about technology.
    Aug 20 01:40 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • WATT? 'Be Prepared To Lose All Of Your Investment' [View article]
    Actually, Bats, I have known of several deaths that occurred as a result of military servicemen being too close to a radiating radar or microwave antenna.
    Jul 30 06:31 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • It may take arbitration to get 1st-place Dodgers on the air [View news story]
    Same kind of crap dish and Fox pulled over "local surcharges" for the Atlanta Braves.
    One reason I am no longer a Dish customer. Hope Netflix and the like put all of them out of business.
    Jul 29 05:55 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Wall Street Breakfast: Tax Inversions, Solar Tariffs, Samsung Delay [View article]
    Revenues are not the problem. Current tax receipts are at an all time high (12% above the previous peak in 2008).
    Jul 28 09:03 AM | 11 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Russia condemns new EU sanctions [View news story]
    RSX still ~20% above it's March lows. Nowhere near enough hatred yet. European's still paying lip service only to sanctions.
    Jul 27 09:39 AM | 4 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Can Microsoft's Satya Nadella Learn Anything From GE's Jeff Immelt? [View article]
    If Nadella needs a role model for how to improve a company, he should ignore Immelt (an under performer IMO) and instead take a good look at Dave Cote of Honeywell.
    Jul 25 01:15 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Barnes & Noble's Split Doesn't Fix Underlying Problem [View article]
    B & N remains clueless with respect to online sales. I used to use them regularly for both dead tree and e-book purchases, but finally became frustrated with their user hostile website and complete disinterest in improving it. Amazon has benefited from their loss. Sold what B&K stock I held at the same time & have never looked back.
    Jul 19 01:28 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Obama administration moves closer to seismic testing for Atlantic oil [View news story]
    You expect anything this administration does to make sense?
    Jul 19 11:59 AM | 4 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • AbbVie, Shire close on $53B deal [View news story]
    You didn't really think they had the shareholders in mind when they did this, did you?
    Jul 18 02:04 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Kinder Morgan Energy Partners' (KMP) CEO Richard Kinder on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Conference Call [View article]
    "Now Cutter is the world's third-largest producer of natural gas." Don't know who wrote this, but they really need to get a proof reader, or better yet, learn to spell the countries they mention. It's Qatar, not Cutter...
    Very unprofessional error.
    Jul 18 08:16 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Halfway There: Industrial Metals At The Midpoint Of 2014 [View article]
    nope.
    Jul 16 11:35 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Do You Trust The Fed? [View article]
    Id rather they didn't err at all, but their track record (and that of economists in general) is pretty dismal ...
    Jul 15 01:02 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Column: Jeff Immelt is the American Canada needs to lead oil sands clean-up [View news story]
    You are no longer an independent Nation if you agree to use someone else's currency. Just ask the Greeks and the Cypriots...
    Jul 12 03:14 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Credit Suisse sees a Seadrill earnings miss but a safe dividend [View news story]
    "I think it is unethical for CS to come out now and opine on a maybe earnings miss -"
    Hey, now, how else can they repair all those shorts they're holding?
    Jul 12 09:34 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
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