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  • Futures slide as oil plummets [View news story]
    I think you've had too much eggnog.

    Of course, you could lead the way in divestment by immediately turning off your computer, heat, power, trading your car in for a bicycle, forage for non-farmed food only, never taking public transportation and certainly never ever go on a wasteful travel vacation ever again.
    Nov 28, 2014. 08:28 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • How To Buy A Few Premium REITs That Deliver Something Special [View article]
    This also becomes more true as people get older. If I'm 60, that Breiting's worth of stock ownership won't appreciate nearly as much if I hold off on one in my 20s.

    And for what it's worth, I own a Bulova
    Nov 24, 2014. 11:42 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Buffett wins again on BNSF purchase [View news story]
    Nice article. But it's hard to compare the deaths involved in the rail accidents with fairly small spills (albeit more common ones) that have been far less dangerous.
    Nov 11, 2014. 03:56 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Buffett wins again on BNSF purchase [View news story]
    Why build a modern transport device like Keystone XL when you can use 30 year old railcars that occasionally explode in a town?

    Liberals need to give an answer or turn off their heat and electricity.
    Nov 10, 2014. 09:51 AM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Paulson's "Advantage" fund drops 14% in October [View news story]
    Gold, I think
    Nov 9, 2014. 05:07 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • American Realty plummets as RCS cancels Cole deal, FBI gets involved [View news story]
    This is how I ended up with 400 CLF shares
    Nov 3, 2014. 09:38 AM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Amazon.com misses by $0.21, misses on revenue [View news story]
    on the CC:

    Caller: "Can you talk about Twitch?"

    AMZN: "Ummm Ahh Umm Ahh..."
    Oct 23, 2014. 05:18 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Cliffs pops 5.5% at the open as Credit Suisse turns bullish [View news story]
    People forget that Cliffs is profitable in NA. Will be exciting/horrifying to see what comes out of that Q3
    Oct 22, 2014. 01:58 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • U.S./European sales, iPhone ASP boosts Apple's FQ4 results [View news story]
    yes, its a real shame they haven't managed to sell any of their devices off planet Earth. Go back to sleep Samsung guy
    Oct 20, 2014. 05:05 PM | 19 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Apple declares $0.47 dividend [View news story]
    They aren't going to raise the divy until june, or until Icahn dies and they don't have to deal with him anymore
    Oct 20, 2014. 04:40 PM | 6 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of Falling Oil Prices [View article]
    So the vast majority of countries that believe that America = Satan will crumble under lower oil prices?

    Doesn't sound very ugly to me
    Oct 15, 2014. 09:16 AM | 6 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Global government bond yields plumb new lows [View news story]
    So I guess gov't bonds are Veblen goods.... who knew?
    Oct 9, 2014. 08:24 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • GT Advanced files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy [View news story]
    me too. At least my total loss is less than 1% of my portfolio. Thank god for not getting too greedy on this one
    Oct 6, 2014. 01:06 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Are SCHD And NOBL Good Dividend Growth Investments? [View article]
    What? It's 7 basis points!!
    Oct 3, 2014. 07:06 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Cliffs tumbles amid WSJ story, 2-notch downgrade [View news story]
    They haven't made very much money off of CLF as the common is their largest holding
    Oct 3, 2014. 01:13 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
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