JasperCapital

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Mon Jan 9

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JasperCapital replied to the Value Hounds board. 5:49 PM

Re: Amazon's Alexa

The bottom line is he consistently invests all funds available in growing the business. He does not bring many profits to the bottom line. So PE is high.

and just think if those retained earnings end up being granted the same PE as [more]

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JasperCapital replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 5:46 PM

Re: Why do tortoises outrun hares?

I should add that my question leaves aside the key question from an efficient-markets point of view, which is: why does any easily measured variable correlate consistently with (risk-adjusted) market returns?

they don't, except [more]

Thu Dec 15

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:42 PM

Re: OT: What Dow 20,000 means...

dow 20,000

wasn't that a harry dent book?

Tue Dec 13

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:47 PM

Re: Not Particularly Tax Efficient

I quickly realized that i said share buay backs but BRK's buyback stated policy states 1.2 price to book and last I checked they were 1.5 , so even if they aren't buying back currently, they are retaining earnings and re-investing it, so [more]

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:44 PM

Re: Not Particularly Tax Efficient

Sold the Brk. quite awhile ago. No dividends means no insurance on a repeat of the 2001-09 debacle and disaster.


finance theory says that you could achieve the same effect as a dividend by them buying back stock and you selling a [more]

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:41 PM

Re: OT: Shiner Bock

i was in san antonio last week and missed an opportunity to have shiner bock and i just realized it..... (although i did try a local Hopidilla IPA)

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JasperCapital replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 11:39 PM

Re: VNQ 10 year results = dividends only

Basic rule of thumb is that equity should pay 10%.

Mortgages haven't paid that for 20-25 years, so the only way a mortgage REIT can hope to make equity type returns is leverage.



overall, I found your analysis [more]

Mon Nov 14

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JasperCapital replied to the Value Hounds board. 9:32 PM

Re: Kandi (KNDI) revisited

>> did you ever find a good stock price alert facility.

I actually wrote a python based script that would poll yahoo finance every 5 minutes, and send triggers via IFTTT webhook if certain trigger conditions were met. Another thing I [more]

Thu Aug 4

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:06 AM

Re: Venezuela's cash could run out 'with

>>* Spend beyond your means to buy stuff to keep the economy in good health.


buy stuff you can't afford, at all levels from personal to national, then lower interest rates to get people to buy more. It's like our whole [more]

Mon Jul 11

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JasperCapital replied to the Options - You Make the Call board. 5:52 PM

Re: Who's on the other side of your trade?

>>Another interesting observation is that I can change the bots' bids by posting a buy or sell of a single option contract. Say an option opens with a wide spread: bid $1.00 - ask $2.00. By placing an ask at $1.80, which won't get [more]

Sat Jul 9

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:31 AM

Re: OT Oops! WRONG airport!

keep in mind that all GPS coordinates and ILS frequencies would have already been programmed into the flight management computer and there were two pilots that both had to lose situational awareness for this to have all been overlooked. plus tower [more]

Wed Jul 6

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:33 AM

Re: starting to look like a dead cat bounce

what..... you mean that rally back above pre-Brexit level was a fraud?
nah

the markets are always right... except when they fail to anticipate a major referndum outcome, but then it turns out said results didn't matter anyway, well [more]

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JasperCapital replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 3:25 AM

Re: REITNUT

This is one of those truly sad moments in life that reminds us that all that is given to us is taken away. Ralph has been a cyber friend since 1999 as far as I can recall. I have been through several versions of his books and multiple stimulating [more]

Sun Jul 3

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:04 AM

Re: Paging Sonny Page

sonnypage is one of four TMF participants I have met in-person since joining the site in the heyday of tech stocks in 1999.

I was fortunate to spend a whole afternoon with him and his wife at the renowned Thai Thai (remember Tales from the [more]

Wed Apr 20

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:34 PM

Re: UC Berkeley greets $15 min wage with job cuts

>> Anyone with kids/grand kids ought to be encouraging them to get educated in fields that offer protection from automation i.e. the building trades (carpenter, plumber, electrician & roofer).


but all the youth years spent in [more]

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