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Wed Feb 25

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RMarkic replied to the Canada (General) board. 4:18 PM

Re: Bad News for ...

In my retirement model, which I dont have at work so I'm winging it, I look at this kinda stuff.

Basic exemption is something like $11,300 and the first $39000+ of taxable income is taxed at a combined Fed and Prov rate of 20.05% in my [more]

Wed Feb 18

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RMarkic replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 1:39 PM

Re: Mr. Buffett wrong again on an oil major?

From Value Walk...

http://www.valuewalk.com/2015/02/berkshire-hathaway-13f-buys...

Berkshire Hathaway increased its holdings ... and [more]

Tue Feb 17

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RMarkic replied to the Canada (General) board. 6:54 AM

Re: BCE @ $60.00

Here is Barry Schwartz from Baskin Wealth Management (Feb 12) who likes BCE and thinks some of the money coming out of the oil and commodities likely to go here, to the steady growing dividends.

Say he can argue BCE worth well into the [more]

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]

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