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Fri Aug 28

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ToddFinances1 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 2:11 PM

Re: Poll: Market movement

<<The author makes a compelling case why higher profit margins might be sustainable>>

But Mungofitch is using a median which would weed out any outliers like a handful of tech companies or what not. If you're using a mean then of [more]

Tue Aug 25

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ToddFinances1 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 10:10 PM

Re: IBM More a Super Bargain Than Ever.

<<Its absurd to compare the two companies. Its very likely that IBM (and HP) may not exist in 10 year timeframe.>>

Now why do I get the feeling that IBM stock will outperform AAPL stock over the next 10 years...

Todd

Mon Aug 24

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ToddFinances1 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 3:31 PM

Re: IBM still making Mr B happy!

One of the few bargains in this market.

Todd

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ToddFinances1 posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 9:42 AM

Added IBM in the low $143s

Thank you.

Todd

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ToddFinances1 posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 9:36 AM

Think Equity Puts

Ouch!

Todd

Fri Aug 21

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ToddFinances1 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 1:34 PM

Re: Prices falling...

<<We are very very far from that point.>>

Yes. Too many "buy the dips" people out there. Investors have
Gotten way too complacent.

Thu Aug 20

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ToddFinances1 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 10:33 AM

Re: OT: what is the big picture for OIL?

<<I don't understand this question either. C02 clearly played a role in the Medieval warming period and it also plays a role now. But so do the sun, volcanoes and other known forcings.>>

Wrong. CO2 levels during the Midieval Warm [more]

Wed Aug 19

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ToddFinances1 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 8:45 PM

Re: OT: what is the big picture for OIL?

<<If we do have a strong el nino season, we may break through the record highs of 1997-8 (the last strong el nino season) later this year, showing a resumption of the 130 year uptrend caused by greenhouse gases>>

So increasing [more]

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ToddFinances1 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 1:55 PM

Re: OT: what is the big picture for OIL?

<<I'm always surprised when people, so eager to protect their "castle" with deadbolt locks, guns, panic rooms and whatnot, are so cavalier about "air" and "sea levels" and dramatic changes in weather patterns and [more]

Mon Aug 17

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ToddFinances1 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 10:38 PM

Re: OT: what is the big picture for OIL?

<<How is spewing CO2 (which harms other people) into that common resource any different that spewing pollutants?>>

500 million years ago CO2 levels were 13x higher than they are today. It wasn't until 20 million years ago that [more]

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ToddFinances1 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 12:18 PM

Re: Warren Buffett on the Stock Market 1999

<<I believe that this is one of the few ways in which Mr Buffett's simplifications are simple enough to make him wrong.*>>


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Sun Aug 16

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ToddFinances1 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 1:54 PM

Re: Warren Buffett on the Stock Market 1999

<<Margins can't rise a heck of a lot more.
Best case, if they stay the same, earnings will rise with sales...slowly.
Otherwise, they will mean revert to some degree to the lower historically normal values, meaning quite bad returns for [more]

Sat Aug 15

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ToddFinances1 posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 5:54 PM

Warren Buffett on the Stock Market 1999

Remember that Fortune article? Below is a link to it. He commented on the main drivers of the stock market and he references interest rates, market cap of U.S. equities as a percent of GNP and corporate profitability. Well, interest rates are even [more]

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ToddFinances1 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 5:16 PM

Re: OT: what is the big picture for OIL?

<<If a big truck heads your way with high speed, you move out of the way.>>

And that's another thing. People assume that any warming is automatically bad. Aren't we talking about more plant food? Vegetation getting more food is [more]

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ToddFinances1 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 2:32 PM

Re: OT: what is the big picture for OIL?

<<what does this mean? We should wait for (how long) more change to occur before assessing whether it is harmful?>>

How do you fix what you don't understand? How do you know that the fix will even work if you don't fully [more]

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ToddFinances1 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 1:53 PM

Re: OT: what is the big picture for OIL?

<<You are referring to a person who left the field 30 years ago?>>

Perhaps you can attempt to address the content of what he was saying instead of attacking this brilliant man. After all, one of the founders of these computer [more]

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ToddFinances1 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 12:34 PM

Re: OT: what is the big picture for OIL?

<<The world demand for oil is down>>


https://www.iea.org/oilmarketreport/omrpublic/

"Global oil demand in 2015 is expected to grow by 1.6 mb/d, up [more]

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ToddFinances1 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 12:27 PM

Re: OT: what is the big picture for OIL?

<<The reliability of carbon dioxide influenced climate change studies have a confidence level comparable to the tobacco studies...>>


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ToddFinances1 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 11:40 AM

Re: OT: what is the big picture for OIL?

<<we will arrive at the point where we cannot afford to burn any more because of the pollution, climate change, etc., that using it causes. I believe we have already reached that point.>>

We do not understand climate change [more]

Fri Aug 14

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ToddFinances1 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 10:50 PM

Re: OT: what is the big picture for OIL?

Oil isn't going away, it's just a function of what price it will have to sell at to meet world demand.

Todd

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