Smufty2’s Activity

Mon Oct 30

Sat Oct 21

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 11:27 AM

Re: GTR1 question

Thanks
Working fine now.

S.

Thu Oct 19

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 1:29 PM

Re: GTR1 question

I think I tried to rewrite an older screen. When I try to start anew and go to gtr1.net , I do not find the screener - only the word "blah"

what is the proper link?

Thanks,

Smufty

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 posted to the Mechanical Investing board. 12:52 PM

GTR1 question

I am trying to recreate a screen using yahoo symbols that I had deleted when that feature was not longer available, but I am getting this error message:

Backtest Engine Feedback

Command started [6011]; Process ID = [more]

Sun Oct 8

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Mining and Metals board. 2:47 PM

Re: Contrarian heaven.

Only problem is that I have held these same beliefs frequently over the past several years.

Since I now rarely buy individual miners, I look at my investments in GDX and GDXJ which I have long held and add to in times like these.
I [more]

Tue Jul 25

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Mining and Metals board. 3:33 PM

Re: HAPPY BIRTHDAY SMUFTY!

Thanks y'all.

As a shareholder in BRK, I think I will go have a steak with Heinz 57 sauce...

I'm sorry I am not much of a contributor here any more since I moved away from owning individual miners. That might change in the [more]

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 3:04 PM

Re: BRK vs SPX

Jim,

I have not read all your posts about Dollar Tree, but it seems to me they have no moat. Around my parts we have Family Dollar and Dollar General stores, and it also seems the big boys like Walmart, Target, etc could move hard and fast [more]

Thu Jun 15

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:28 PM

Re: OT Towering inferno: West London tower

Doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different outcome?

SAD

Mon Jun 12

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 10:33 AM

Re: Yahoo portfolios. Again!

Bah! Finished my spreadsheet to do what GTR1 used to do so easily. Loading data by copy and paste. Just like an animal.

Smufty

Sun Jun 11

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:54 AM

Re: Doctors Scamming Single Payer

I am not sure I completely understand why the "illegality" needs to exist.
Personally, I believe the future in the USA will be a two tier system with single payer at the bottom and private at the top. The single payer will only be as [more]

Thu Jun 1

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Mining and Metals board. 4:22 PM

Re: To the board...in general

Poz - I didn't notice because I was too busy being my usual smart-ass self.

Cheers,

Smufty

Wed May 31

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Mining and Metals board. 2:09 PM

Re: Inflation

Hey Tim!

Canada is very high on my list too :-)

Smufty - about 15 years until retirement...

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Mining and Metals board. 11:23 AM

Re: Inflation

Maybe. Certainly currency of any type is an investment decision.

In the lifetime of my grandfather, Jews with gold and good timing bought their way out of Germany and those who could not were less fortunate

S.

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Mining and Metals board. 10:51 AM

Re: Inflation

Who cares about 10k gold w a worthless dollar?

uh, let me take a swing at this one...

how about those whose nest eggs moved to gold at the right moment versus those who held on to their now worthless [more]

Tue Apr 25

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:39 PM

Re: Juice and Cancer

Ancient apes lived primarily on fruit, which is rich in the sugar, fructose.  At that time of global cooling, fruit became progressively less available in Europe where many of these apes were living.
It is hypothesized that a genetic [more]

Sun Apr 23

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 12:01 PM

Re: Perfect Low Volatility screen

Has anyone used Robbie's backtester on Zee's oil strategy?
Post screen publication performance since 2008?

Smufty

Thu Apr 13

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:34 PM

Re: $3 Sleep Apnea Device

Wendy, IIRC you live where I originally trained in the state of Washington.
I now work in eastern NC where our common everyday patients would elicit high levels of anxiety and stress amongst the academic anesthesiologists in Seattle. I won't [more]

Wed Apr 12

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:26 PM

Re: $3 Sleep Apnea Device

You stopped reading too soon.

And you did not read well either (despite Intercat's sarcasm)

I don't think there's a place in America medicine for a device that doesn't cost a least a couple of thousand [more]

Thu Apr 6

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Falling Knives board. 5:11 PM

Re: FKA - SQM

Well today we reached a point with this one time falling knife that you would finally be doing better than SPY if you had bought when I posted, and did not sell despite all of the management's misdeeds and mistakes...


Smufty

Wed Mar 29

NL

Boards Post

Smufty2 replied to the Mining and Metals board. 4:33 PM

Re: Erdene resource development corp.

With new suggestions, I now search my favorite curmudgeon sites. This is what I found:

[more]

Show More Activity ...

CAPS Stats & Trivia

CAPS Player Rating < 20
Player Rank 0 out of 70746
Score 0.00
Score Change Today 0
Accuracy 0.00%
Active Picks 3
Total Picks 6
Best Pick MFN.DL (+45.00)
Worst Pick TCPTF (-348.74)
Average Score per Pick 0.00
Charms Earned 0
Highest Rated Favorite No Favorites Selected
Go to Smufty2’s CAPS page

Boards Stats & Trivia

Big red star, 1000 posts Old School Fool
Board Posts 3183
Recs Received 6160
People who have rec'd these posts 910
Recs to Posts Ratio (last 30 days) N/A
Threads Started 592
Threads Started Percentage 18.60 %
Most Frequent Board Mining and Metals
Very First Post Re: OT: Has Brown & Co. Really Improved? (2/23/2002)
Percentage of Posts Rec'd 55.92 %
Show Smufty2’s 10 Latest Posts