TMFGalagan

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Thu Oct 19

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PepsiCo (PEP) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Northrop Grumman (NOC) will Outperform the S&P 500

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IBM (IBM) will Outperform the S&P 500

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WisdomTree Investments (WETF) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Rio Tinto (RIO) will Outperform the S&P 500

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British American Tobacco (BTI) will Outperform the S&P 500

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

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Altria Group (MO) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Alphabet (A shares) (GOOGL) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Starbucks (SBUX) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Visa (V) will Outperform the S&P 500

Wed Oct 18

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TMFGalagan replied to the Last RoundUp board. 11:15 AM

Re: Poll: eternal brokerage money market questio

Make sure your broker doesn't have an exception to commission-free for short-term trades within some period (90 days). Some will charge a commission on the sale if the buy happened within the period.

good luck,
dan

Fri Oct 6

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TMFGalagan replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 6:02 PM

Re: Shopify Valuation / Day 3 thoughts

Have a battle plan ready, I feel like this board will be in Stage 3 Red Alert Panic! if it does.

I can't agree with this point more. This guy didn't have a plan:
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Tue Sep 5

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TMFGalagan replied to the Dropout's Den board. 11:02 AM

Re: Back from Iceland and Germany

rumors of Europe,s demise are greatly exaggerated

Very much so. Tons of building activity in Berlin and Munich, construction cranes everywhere, using rock-bottom interest rates for growth. As in the U.S., it's not always clear [more]

Mon Sep 4

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TMFGalagan posted to the Dropout's Den board. 6:01 PM

Back from Iceland and Germany

First time I can remember an August vacation that didn't manage to tank the market. Thanks much for holding things up while I was gone.

Went Icelandair with the two-day stopover to tour southwestern Iceland, a day in Reykjavik and then [more]

Wed Aug 2

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TMFGalagan replied to the Dropout's Den board. 10:58 AM

Re: Question for you pros...

How often are call options exercised before expiry? Does the answer depend, as I'd guess, on how far above the strike the stock has moved?

Not often, and yes.

The only danger is a big dividend payment that's larger [more]

Fri Jul 28

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TMFGalagan replied to the Retirement Investing board. 10:54 AM

Re: Futility of Roth conversions in retirement.

Hi Rayvt -

Sounds to me based on your example that by converting, you gave yourself the option to use Roth money on which you paid 15% tax, rather than having to pay 25% tax on traditional withdrawals this year. That's savings of 10 [more]

Mon May 29

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TMFGalagan replied to the Deranged Monkey Criticism board. 6:51 PM

Re: Profit Sharing in Funds

Re: selling puts on overpriced stocks - Naj may not have considered the unusual strategy of having a 65+% in cash at all times. The inopportune margin calls of 2/2016 can be avoided with a big cash reserve.

In all sincerity, my [more]

Thu May 18

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TMFGalagan posted to the Dropout's Den board. 9:12 AM

Teddy, how's your mouth?

Checking in on the dental indicator.

My summer vacation isn't until late August - time your options trades accordingly. :)

good luck,
dan

Tue May 2

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TMFGalagan replied to the Deranged Monkey Criticism board. 9:16 AM

Re: small post on buybacks

Thanks, Naj - I thought I remembered this more refined answer but my transcript-search-fu wasn't working.

Steve Wynn is in that category of CEOs that you can learn a lot from regardless of whether you actually invest in Wynn or casinos [more]

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