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CM001 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 11:22 PM

Re: Fool Me Once, Shame On You...

Too expensive.

I thought all of you are enjoying the low IBM price? Suddenly IBM became expense?

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CM001 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 11:21 PM

Re: Fool Me Once, Shame On You...

The current market is not cheap
I think you are just looking at the wrong market. Look at Oil and Gas they are definitely cheap.

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CM001 posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 1:43 AM

For IBM Fans

This is a very tough week for IBM. Nope I am not talking about the lay off rumors. The GTS this week alone lost $850 M business. That is the business they had they lost because they could not get it renewed. This is spread over 5 customers. [more]

Tue Jan 27

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CM001 replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 2:31 AM

Re: Poll: Yield to First Call Selling Point

OK. Do you mind telling which brokerage allows you to short? E*trade is not allowing me to short preferred's.

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CM001 replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 12:14 AM

Re: Poll: Yield to First Call Selling Point

I am short both.

what do you pay for the borrow and in finance charges?

Mon Jan 26

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CM001 replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 8:48 PM

Re: Poll: Yield to First Call Selling Point

How low does the Yield to First Call (YTFC) have to go before you will sell?

Depends. Actually I have been buying preferreds with YTFC of 4% as long the first call is with 12 to 18 months period and the coupon is 7.5% and above. The [more]

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CM001 replied to the Jim Royal board. 8:45 PM

Re: CTRE CEO Sales update

The shares have bounced back in the last few days. I doubled my position on my IRA from 5% to 10% @11.26 and I subsequently sold it today for a 10% return for a one week holding even though it goes ex-dividend in few days. The sale is mainly to stick [more]

Sun Jan 25

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CM001 replied to the Falling Knives board. 9:24 PM

Re: FKA: Russian Chess

Actually I was impressed with so. He really made giri earn that victory. I was watching and the game was going on and on and on...

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CM001 replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 3:09 PM

Re: Oil and Gas posts

I personally believe that the futures are overly optimistic.

Oil supply and balance is such that a slight increase in supply or a slight drop in demand impacts price on a very large scale.

Even if world economy is slowing, [more]

Sat Jan 24

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CM001 posted to the Political Asylum board. 9:19 PM

Benghazi, benghazi, benghazi - let us salute

Often as a nation we appreciate and praise the courage of those wearing uniform and overlook courageous acts of other branches of government.

Given what is happening in Yemen, US is still keeping its Ambassador to Yemen is an enormously [more]

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CM001 replied to the Falling Knives board. 2:41 PM

Re: FKA: Russian Chess

are you watching giri vs so?

Fri Jan 23

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CM001 replied to the Liquid Lounge board. 7:57 PM

Re: Kansas will pursue tax increases!

There is a limit to spending cuts and they have done that to a point where the basic services and education are at risk.

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CM001 replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:47 PM

Re: Silly things my wife has asked me.

Why do they shoot to kill?

This same question I asked a cop, an acquaintance. Especially on a case where a very drunk mid 60's guy with a broken beer bottle was shot and killed. The answer is the beer bottle is a lethal force and they [more]

Thu Jan 22

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CM001 replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 7:45 PM

Re: Most unfair taxes

You might have water--for now. Later? Hmmm.

If you are not central valley farmer I guess you should be okay. Central valley farmers should think whether they have realistic expectation.

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CM001 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 5:47 PM

Re: IBM

Can you name some instances, and for extra credit, in tech field?

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Intel...


Pretty good point. All of the above enjoyed (I don't about Lam research) almost monopoly or extremely strong position in their core [more]

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CM001 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 5:37 PM

Re: IBM

All companies trust IBM: No one gets fired for picking IBM

All companies trust IBM??? If so then why are they losing deals? and their revenues going down? Please don't tell me they are switching to higher quality revenue. [more]

Wed Jan 21

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CM001 replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:46 PM

Re: Facing a hostile Congress

You libs think that hashtags and "Bring back our girls signs

No it is not a foreign policy but what is going on there is a local issue and not strategic importance for US to send troops. The administration responded correctly by [more]

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CM001 replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:02 PM

Re: Facing a hostile Congress

This is like an AA dropout accusing a teetotaler of having a drinking problem. The perspective is too warped to be valid.

Speak for yourself.

Democrats in congress and Obama at WH achieved Obamacare. Time will tell whether it [more]

Tue Jan 20

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CM001 replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:29 PM

Re: Facing a hostile Congress

Clinton was rightie lite.

It is really sad we have very extreme right, extreme right and moderate right.

I wish we Liz or Howard Dean running. It is a travesty that Hillary is running for Democratic nomination.

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