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Wed Dec 10

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RMarkic replied to the Canada (General) board. 1:30 PM

Re: Banks and Dividend Ratios

Tim <doing West Vancouver for Xmas, two weeks in Cuba end of January, Washington DC early March and again in June>

I'll anti up on that travel bet....

Rick <doing Boston this weekend leaving Friday - just for fun, as the [more]

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RMarkic replied to the Canada (General) board. 6:52 AM

Re: Banks and Dividend Ratios

so it has an earnings yield of exactly 8%, exactly half of which (4.0%) goes out in earnings. As an investor, you grt the whole 8%, since the part of the earnings that is retained is presumably well used to grow the business and make it more [more]

Sun Dec 7

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RMarkic replied to the Canada (General) board. 1:45 PM

Re: Banks and Dividend Ratios

Very good question, I wrestle with this myself.

My thinking is that the earnings yield represents the future price return of the rising stock price.

That earnings yield is a snapshot in time, but in reality, it is at least [more]

Sat Dec 6

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RMarkic replied to the Canada (General) board. 1:47 PM

Re: Banks and Dividend Ratios

Well u certainly get my interest when u talk boring old banks. I don't know why anyone would hold them, they do nothing, except make money....

We own 3, RY, BMO, and BNS. They have all been good to us - BNS lagging this year, but eventually [more]

Thu Oct 2

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RMarkic replied to the Canada (General) board. 6:53 PM

Re: Rail thoughts

Thoughts....

Used to be logistics guy way back when responsible for the rail fleet of chemical products hoppers, tankers - carbon steel, stainless and aluminum. They come insulated and not. They come with heating coils and not. The cost and [more]

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