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Thu Jul 30

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DCWD40 replied to the Disney board. 5:28 PM

Re: Looking at puts

...I know everyone does not share this opinion, and hates any criticism of him...

I do not dislike your opinion. I am glad you post it. Keep saying what you think -- regardless of any of the feedback that may be [more]

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DCWD40 replied to the Disney board. 2:43 PM

Re: Looking at puts

What makes you still hold only a small position? Do you think institutions will sell the stock (or at least reduce positions), rightly or wrongly, once Iger leaves the CEO position?Should ESPN be sold once the new CEO is in place, given that Iger [more]

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DCWD40 posted to the Disney board. 2:11 AM

Kind words for Disney

Universal and Disney are getting kind words at BoxOfficeGuru.com:

Since the beginning of April, Disney and Universal have owned the box office with one of their films taking the number one spot 15 [more]

Mon Jul 27

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DCWD40 replied to the NVE Corporation board. 5:25 PM

Re: Earnings Conference Call; 20% Drop

SHR:

Lucky you. I am glad to know someone who will be there!

If I was there my top questions would be these.

1. Are there R&D contracts with anyone other than the government for Anti-Tamper? If not, are there limits to [more]

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DCWD40 posted to the Disney board. 5:10 PM

Looking at puts

When looking for trades I always like to review puts on long-running momentum stocks. I looked at Disney's chart yesterday and was staggered to see the beautiful bottom-left to top-right pattern:

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Thu Jul 23

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DCWD40 posted to the NVE Corporation board. 3:49 PM

Earnings Conference Call; 20% Drop

The earnings press release sent NVEC stock into freefall. At 3:45 PM, the stock is trading down 21.8%. Ouch!!

As always, it is worth listening to the conference call. The company plainly states they are raising prices as a means to ensure [more]

Mon Jul 6

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DCWD40 posted to the NVE Corporation board. 4:43 PM

New High

The chart says to me that someone is buying the available float. Note as this stock has starting its most recent rise that it has done so on volume that is multiple times larger than recent trading days.

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DCWD40 posted to the It Is What It Is board. 4:31 PM

Amazing Little Rocket

Cash rich and profitable dividend paying chip stock. So small there are no options available. New high (hi in CO) today.

It appears that someone is trying to buy the available float which is 4.24 million shares (out of 4.87 million total). [more]

Tue Jun 9

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DCWD40 posted to the Disney board. 10:37 AM

And then there was only one

I was sorry to read about the passing of French chef Roger Verge, one of the three chefs that founded EPCOT's Les Chef's de France and Le Bistro de Paris. My wife and I have celebrated many anniversaries and other events in those restaurants -- and [more]

Thu Jun 4

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DCWD40 replied to the Rule Breakers boards. 10:17 AM

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DCWD40 posted to the Disney board. 9:47 AM

Disney Layoffs In The News

Not the publicity Disney is seeking:

ORLANDO, Fla. — The employees who kept the data systems humming in the vast Walt Disney fantasy fief did not suspect trouble when they were suddenly summoned to meetings with their boss.

While
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Wed Jun 3

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DCWD40 replied to the Disney board. 10:27 AM

Re: Rasulo Resigns

W.D., what do you think Rasulo will do post-Disney? Will he go to DreamWorks Animation, Netflix, Amazon? I was thinking maybe he might open his own production company.

The NY Post mentioned Starwood. I think a person with Mr. Rasulo's [more]

Mon Jun 1

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DCWD40 posted to the Disney board. 6:01 PM

Rasulo Resigns

The Walt Disney Co. said Monday that its chief financial officer, Jay Rasulo, will resign at the end of June, clearing the path for another top executive, Tom Staggs, to succeed Bob Iger as eventual CEO.

A new chief financial officer was
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Wed May 27

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DCWD40 replied to the Disney board. 1:03 PM

Re: Drudge: Tomorrowland Bust

W.D. was just talking about one movie and his comment that you take out of context is whether or not it will make money or not standalone. We know W.D. as much as anyone is happy with the studios performance. And even in regards to Tomorrowland he [more]

Tue May 26

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DCWD40 posted to the Disney board. 9:25 AM

Drudge: Tomorrowland Bust

It's hard to imagine being #1 at the box office and being listed as a bust. But BoxOfficeGuru.com did a nice job putting deminsions to the story that made sense:

THIS WEEKEND Moviegoers loudly told [more]

Sat May 23

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DCWD40 posted to the Disney board. 9:28 AM

Ant-Man Preview

My grandson saw the Ant-Man preview for the first time. When asked if he wanted to see it, here is what he said: "It's a Marvel movie. It will be awesome." He also noted that it looked funny. He felt the same way about the Pixar name when [more]

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DCWD40 posted to the Disney board. 9:08 AM

Grandson on Tomorrowland

We made the 1:45 PM showing of Tomorrowland on Friday. There were 12 people in our 200 seat theater. Eleven were 40 or older! That was not a good indication how the movie was being received nationally. [more]

Sun May 17

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DCWD40 posted to the Disney board. 4:50 PM

Ultron at $1.14 billion Already

Avengers: Age of Ultron took its natural 3rd week 50% slide with $38.8M in estimated receipts and a worldwide cume that blew past $1 billion worldwide on Friday and now sits at $1.14B. The new domestic take, now at $372M, makes it the #1 film of [more]

Wed May 13

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DCWD40 replied to the Disney board. 9:04 AM

Re: MouseBits - Agents Of Shield

...but let's just say the Omega 3 Fish Oil supplement industry is going to be really ticked off.

A great ending it was. The shows developers want people to stay for the "tag line" like people stay for the surprise message [more]

Mon May 11

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DCWD40 posted to the Mining and Metals board. 1:50 PM

Barclays On Commodities

So for many reasons the answer to the question: “will the commodity price rally continue?” is particularly important at this juncture. Our view is that it will prove very tough to make further significant gains in commodity prices from here unless [more]

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