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JasperCapital commented on TMFTwitty's blog post. 12:28 AM

2013 Feste Award Winner Announced!

Reitnut-

I have been reading your work here for at least 15 years, as well as several editions of your Investing in REIT book. Congratulations! You have impacted a lot of people with your passion for the topic

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:07 AM

Re: Tyler Durden makes a valid point...

Of course, Tyler fails to take into consideration that the cheap (sub-$200K) "entry-level home" market has been completely controlled by Blackstone and other rental home REIT sponsors for at least 3 years. There might have been a lot [more]

Sat Apr 19

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JasperCapital replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 10:11 AM

Re: Farmland REIT

farm lease yields have gotten so low that the only way they make any sense is if farm prices continue going up.,.. historically that is NOT how they have made money. The low Fed rates have wrecked the usual market-based pricing of ALL assets...

Fri Apr 18

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:33 PM

Re: CNN News Flash!

yes, i think CNN was almost giddy about the south korean ferry, as bad as it sounds. Finally another crisis to fill in some of the air space as viewer interest in the missing plane starts to wane. They can flip flop between the stories now.

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:31 PM

Re: Bloomberg: a one time bumb in heathcare spen

you can laugh all you want, but utilization goes up the more benefits you offer. even if 90+% of the cost is legitimate there is always a group that takes advantage in some way. It is not just patient-driven utilization I am thinking of - I am [more]

Thu Apr 17

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VANGUARD INDEX FDS (VOE) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (VYM) will Outperform the S&P 500

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General Electric Company (GE) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Microsoft (MSFT) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCLT) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond Index Fund (VCSH) will Outperform the S&P 500

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XL Capital Ltd. (XL) will Outperform the S&P 500
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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:27 PM

Re: Bloomberg: a one time bumb in heathcare spen

>>I think I see a slight difference between "taking care of a delayed health issue" and "getting drunk at a free bar." Don't you?


many hernia repairs are considered elective..
The timing of repairing them [more]

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:50 PM

Re: Bloomberg: a one time bumb in heathcare spending

if you give more stuff away, people line up to take it.

My informal research at social events suggest people on average drink about twice as much when there is an open bar compared to a cash bar, at events like weddings or work events. [more]

Sat Mar 29

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:49 AM

Re: Taco Bell--"In Your Face" To MCD

field research,man you guys crack me up
thanks for sharing!
-JC

Thu Feb 20

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:54 AM

Re: Oh Koums ye of little foresight

Koum’s aversion to advertising contrasts


methinks he was very strategic and built up a large user base on this no-advertising premise, then cashed in big time and sold out to another group that will very much have to change that [more]

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:51 AM

Re: From food stamps to billionaire

brings up a question..... why are we giving out food stamps to foreignors?

(and PS, they call it EBT now so people don't feel bad about getting food stamps)

Tue Feb 18

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:01 PM

Re: Disruptive Innovation

good example about cheap tablets being disruptive. I've read two of Christensen's books and they are gold.

My key takeaway is that an industry's current customer base will essentially NEVER correctly tell the industry which direction to [more]

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:48 PM

Re: OT: Did my good dead for the day

>>See anything wrong with this picture?


I give up.... disability fraud?

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