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CABob replied to the Investing Beginners board. 6:02 PM

Re: Making Money without dividends?

You make money by selling a stock at a price that is greater than the price you paid for it. So you are correct in that there is no "profit" from holding a stock other than its dividends

Bob

Mon Dec 15

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CABob replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 10:50 PM

Re: Guinea Pig road

If you are not the lead guinea pig the view is always the same.
(.)

Sun Dec 14

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CABob replied to the Retired Fools board. 1:00 PM

Re: SS Benefit Change Notice

DW and I received ours on 12/12. No surprises.

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 12:48 PM

Re: Brokers Outside the US

Have you checked out the UK Fool site at http://boards.fool.co.uk/ .
Or the discount brokers board at [more]

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 12:42 PM

Re: Amending Articles of Incorporation

If you don't get a response here you might try posting on the Lawyers board at http://boards.fool.com/lawyersattorneys-116229.aspx

Bob

Sat Dec 13

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 10:54 AM

Re: Frustrated by my complete lack of knowledge

Can someone please clue me in and help me to be a Motley Fool instead of just foolish?
My suggestion may be foolish and not in agreement with TMF, but, I suggest that you ignore all of the premium services for the moment and utilize all of [more]

Thu Dec 11

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CABob replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 3:40 PM

Re: A parking jam

I think I saw this driver in the supermarket parking lot last week.

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 2:50 PM

Re: Fund Guidance

There is a positive lot to be said about Vanguard's Total Stock Market, Total Bond Market, and Total International Stock Market funds in an asset allocation suitable for your specifics.

Bob

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 2:46 PM

Re: Need a new market reporting website

Have you tried www.morningstar.com ? Although best known for their mutual fund data they do a pretty good job on individual stocks also.

Bob

Sat Dec 6

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 1:48 PM

Re: The tale of two trackers

The share price of a mutual fund is not relevant except as a comparison to the share price on a different day to see if the fund investment is going up or down. When mutual funds are established an arbitrary initial price per share is established so [more]

Wed Dec 3

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 7:49 PM

Re: Dollar Cost Ave vs One Time Roll

Since you are moving from an invested position to another invested position I see no good reason to dollar cost average and would suggest you go for it. Typically dollar cost averaging is discussed when going from a significant amount of cash to an [more]

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 7:42 PM

Re: Variable Annuity

There is an annuity board at http://boards.fool.com/annuities-113191.aspx?mid=31374985 but it appears that it doesn't get much traffic.

Bob

Tue Nov 25

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CABob replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 7:02 PM

Re: great signage

My daughter had an orthodontist named Chew.

Mon Nov 24

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 1:32 PM

Re: missing post

I think this is your post and replies that you are talking about http://boards.fool.com/eps-up-share-price-down-31483063.aspx...
It doesn't look to me [more]

Sun Nov 23

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 10:48 PM

Re: Stock connected with apple's next big launch

How do I get this information the infomercial mentioned?

By subscribing to the premium service that was being promoted.

Wed Nov 19

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 7:38 PM

Re: on how many stocks to share my investment?

P.S. The maximum number of stocks to own is dependant upon the number of companies you can comfortably track and keep up with news.

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 7:36 PM

Re: on how many stocks to share my investment?

I think you should keep your transactions costs to less than 1%. So if your broker charges a commission of $10 your total amount invested should be at least $1000. Of course, a lower percentage is always better. Others use a different percentage for [more]

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 7:30 PM

Re: Glossary

Not in the Fool, but I frequently use http://www.investopedia.com/ for terms and abbreviations.

Bob

Tue Nov 18

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 11:57 AM

Re: 3D fund?

... I am wondering if there is a fund that covers the 3D printing industry as a whole ...
I doubt it. (In fact, I am almost sure of it.) That would be too small of an industry sector to warrant anyone to create a fund for it.

Bob

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 11:52 AM

Re: My First Option Trade with you!

This sounds like an issue between you and Fidelity. I would suggest you post on the Discount Brokers board looking for someone with experience with trading options with Fidelity.
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