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  • Will Apple Exist 3 Years From Now? How Much Will It Be Worth? [View article]
    170 billion in cash by the end of the year. A future p/e of 8 and they bhaven't even touched the low end yet. I like it here to 750. Funny when it was 700 everyone like it now it's 450 they hate it and they are collecting cash at a record rate.
    Feb 23 10:35 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Why You Shouldn't Worry Over Housing's Winter Swoon [View article]
    The whole housing market is subsidized bythe US Federal Reserve. When the spicket stops no sane bank would ever write a mortgage with rates so low.
    Feb 20 02:50 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Google (GOOG) discloses chairman Eric Schmidt plans to sell 3.2M Class A shares, or 42% of his stake in the company, over the course of 2013 through a Rule 10b5-1 trading plan. The sale will encompass nearly 1% of Google's outstanding shares, and 3.2% of their voting power. (8-K[View news story]
    If an insider is selling the majority of his stock why should you buy? If aapl starts a search company it will be a problem for google
    Feb 9 11:33 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • BlackBerry (BBRY) loses another big enterprise customer as Home Depot is reportedly switching to Apple's (AAPL) iOS for all store managers and corporate-level employees. The move will have the company swapping out about 10K Blackberrys for iPhones. At this point the approximately 60K Motorola phones used by floor employees will not be affected. [View news story]
    Sure a Black berry is a better phone. Lol Maybe an android phone is ok but a Blackberry 10? You guys are kidding
    Feb 9 11:32 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Is Apple's Threat Real In The Living Room? [View article]
    At 700 the pack said Apple can do no wrong. At 460 they are all having second thoughts. I say buy there is no other product that will make apple users switch to another phone.
    Feb 5 05:08 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • More on Procter & Gamble's (PG) FQ2: Organic sales rose 3% Y/Y on broad gains across categories and geographic regions. Core gross margin jumped 110 bps as higher pricing and manufacturing cost savings contributed. On execution: "Global market share trends improved." Guidance for FY13 lifted to $3.97-$4.06 behind its strong gains in productivity. The company sees FQ3 EPS of $0.91-$0.97 vs. $0.95 consensus. PG +2.5% premarket. (PR[View news story]
    Take out the weak dollar and you have a severe miss. What a joke
    Jan 25 09:15 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • The Fed's prodigious bond-buying has pushed its balance sheet to above $3T, with total assets rising $48B in the past week to a record $3.01T as of Wednesday. The balance sheet is now more than triple its size on September 10, 2008, the week before Lehman Brothers collapsed. "We're in uncharted territory," says former Fed economist Julia Coronado.
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    I bet each bond they buy is worth 20% less than face value, because they are buyingg bonds at the top of the market
    Jan 25 09:14 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Boeing (BA) battery fire on a Japan Airlines flight was "unprecedented" and a “very serious air safety concern," the head of the NTSB said today, adding that the Board is still trying to determine what caused the events surrounding the troubled Dreamliner. Boeing says it is "working around the clock" to resolving the issues but is "not permitted to comment directly on the ongoing investigations." [View news story]
    One of the original engineers on the 787 said this jet was too heavy and would crack due tp its composite construction. I think this jet is doomed and the battery is just the beginning.
    Jan 24 09:28 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Netflix (NFLX): Q4 EPS of $0.13 beats by $0.25. Revenue of $945M (+12.6% Y/Y) beats by $11M. Shares +11.5% AH. (PR[View news story]
    It is just a short squeeze. I have been reading the report and it is accounting hocus pocus.
    Jan 23 05:09 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • More on Existing Home Sales: For the year, sales were 4.65M, +9.2% from 2011. Inventory -8.5% to a 4.4 month supply, the lowest since May 2005. A year ago, there was a 6.4 month supply. Median sale price of 180.8K, up 11.5% Y/Y. Distressed sales were 24% of all sales, up from 22% in November, down from 32% a year ago. Median time on market of 73 days, down from 99 days a year ago. [View news story]
    Take out short sales and private equity buying and what is the real number? Don't fall for the lies the real estate market is still in the trash.
    Jan 22 01:18 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Glitches in Boeing's (BA) new Dreamliner are spooking some travelers and have drawn the attention of U.S. regulators, but for investors looking to buy the dip, the Dreamliner's problems aren't Boeing's only headwind. Its defense business accounts for over 40% of sales and risks getting hurt by still-unresolved D.C. budget cuts, and a UBS analysis suggests orders for commercial planes may slow in the years ahead. [View news story]
    It's amazing the FAA gives the all clear signal when they don't even know what the problems are. This plane will go down as the Edsel of airliners.
    Jan 15 11:05 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Great Recession Is Over: Time To Back Up The Truck [View article]
    I laugh when people on these boards recite the nonsense they read in the news. The growing shale and oil industry here? How does that help the average American considering 2012 was the highest prices on energy ever! The other point I have is that most of the jobs we create are in retail or the local McDonald's which are sub ten dollar an hr jobs. You don't buy a house with 10 bucks an hr. Keep the propaganda up so far not many are figuring out the truth.
    Jan 3 08:55 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Further measures to reduce the deficit are necessary for the U.S. to hold onto its AAA rating, Moody's senior credit officer Steven Hess tells the WSJ. He expects said measures will soon be forthcoming, and Moody's will await the outcome of those negotiations before any rating change. [View news story]
    Any half way intelligent person can see that this country needs a downgrade. We spend 50% more than we take in every year and have debt of 16.5 trillion! What are the crooks at Moody's waiting for a default?
    Jan 2 06:58 PM | 4 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Great Recession Is Over: Time To Back Up The Truck [View article]
    The mortgage business is now 95% back stopped by the govt. The economy has 1.2 trillion of funny money injected by the govt in the form of deficit spending. The interest rates of this country are held down by the Fed, and we are basically raising taxes on everyone. This economy has not grown in the last decade if you take out the govt. Obama was right if your successful its because of the govt.
    Jan 2 06:56 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • An agreement is "within sight," but not yet done, says the President (webcast), apparently using his address to push negotiations over the finish line. The deal on the table extends current income tax rates on those within a certain income threshold, but does not appear to prevent payroll tax rates from going back up. S&P 500 +0.6%[View news story]
    He is going to tax and not cut one single thing on the spending side. Wall St wants a deal of do nothing like is proposed. Someday soon Wall St will see a drop like never seen before. Reason being every industry in this country is supported by the Fed. Wake up we are going broke and no one wants to face it.
    Dec 31 03:49 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
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