TMFValueMagnet

Jordan Wathen

A Foolish writer and value investor most interested in businesses that you can buy and hold forever. Buying stocks like Walter Schloss to hold like Warren Buffett.

TMFValueMagnet’s Activity

Sat Jul 19

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The Government's Gift to These Big Dividend Stocks

The SBA plays an integral role in financing smaller, high-yield business development companies.

Wed Jul 16

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Big and Small Opportunities in High-Yield Stocks

The differences between lower middle market and upper middle market investments for high-yield business development companies.

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The Only Reason I Don't Own Visa or MasterCard

Visa and MasterCard are excellent businesses, but they're almost too good at what they do.

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More Money, Please

BDCs are back at the table to seek new money, but is growing the balance sheet coming at the cost of existing shareholders?

Tue Jul 15

Caps Pick

TMFValueMagnet made a pick in CAPS. 3:06 PM

NorthStar Realty Finance (NRF) will Outperform the S&P 500

CAPS Outperform Pitch

TMFValueMagnet wrote about National Western Life Insurance Company (NWLI) . 2:58 PM

NWLI Outperform

Total management play.

Terrible ROE, which could be fixed, but management doesn't care. One could argue this is a pure life insurance play -- not on the business -- but on the life of the Chairman of the Board.

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TMFValueMagnet made a pick in CAPS. 2:58 PM

National Western Life Insurance Company (NWLI) will Outperform the S&P 500

CAPS Outperform Pitch

TMFValueMagnet wrote about BOK Financial Corp (BOKF) . 2:46 PM

BOKF Outperform

Snore. A boring bank led by a boring management team with massive insider ownership. Credit losses have been minimal over history.

For those keeping score, that's just about everything you want to see in a bank.

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TMFValueMagnet made a pick in CAPS. 2:46 PM

BOK Financial Corp (BOKF) will Outperform the S&P 500
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What Are You Really Buying When You Buy Apollo Investment Corporation?

A look into Apollo Investment Corporation's largest holdings, and its historical performance.

Mon Jul 14

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Will THL Credit Inc. Cut Its Dividend This Quarter?

A dividend cut at THL Credit Inc. is in the cards as yields trend down and nonaccruals surge.

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Fed Tapering: Who Cares?

Why the Fed tapering might have minimal impact on long-term interest rates for the foreseeable future.

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Prospect Capital Corporation: How and Why It Grows

Prospect Capital Corporation is a consistent client of Wall Street, raising new money by issuing shares to the public. Here's how its president and COO, Grier Eliasek, thinks about growth for growth's sake.

Sat Jul 12

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American Capital Ltd. Builds on Its Best Business

American Capital Ltd. closes another managed CLO, building on its best-performing unit: structured credit.

Wed Jul 9

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TMFValueMagnet made a pick in CAPS. 3:57 PM

CYNK TECHNOLOGY CORP (CYNK) will Underperform the S&P 500
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Are You Willing To Pay $50 for a Better Credit Score? Try a Credit Builder Loan

How a credit builder loan can improve your credit report, giving you a higher credit score. You'll pay for it, though -- our review suggests an average cost of $46.

Tue Jul 8

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TMFValueMagnet published an article 9:10 AM

Fifth Street Finance: Buy After a Dividend Increase?

Fifth Street Finance announces a 10% dividend increase, putting the dividend back on track to potentially hit its 2013 levels.

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Bank of America's Booming Business

Bank of America's retail bank gets most of the attention, but its investment banking activities are important, too.

Mon Jul 7

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TMFValueMagnet published an article 12:26 PM

FS Investment Corp. Tests the Debt-Offering Waters

FS Investment is testing the waters with a new debt offering that could mark a shift in its funding sources.

Sat Jul 5

CAPS Outperform Pitch

TMFValueMagnet wrote about AWILCO (AWLCF) . 4:37 PM

AWLCF Outperform

Finally CAPS-able. Great company that trades too cheaply. Outperform on valuation.

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