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awallejr commented on awallejr's blog post. 2 hours ago

Tim Cook Finally Listened

Well thank you for calling me a genius heheh.  Apparently I was ahead of my time ;)

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awallejr commented on somrh's blog post. 4:55 PM

How much value does your CEO add?

I suspect they do more harm than good.  Ken Lewis anyone?

 

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awallejr added a blog post. 4:39 PM

Tim Cook Finally Listened

I argued that Apple should do a stock split here: [more]

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awallejr commented on ElCid16's blog post. 3:43 PM

Is purchasing a home a good investment?

With respect to mortgage insurance the rule for non FHA loans is it can be removed once you have 20% equity.  For FHA you are now obligated to continue it through the life of the loan.  That is a game changer because you

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awallejr commented on ElCid16's blog post. 11:14 AM

Is purchasing a home a good investment?

Well you should say purchasing a house vs renting.  Both are considered homes.  I am not trying to nitpick mainly because I consider the quality of one's home is far more important than profiting off it.  In the end

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Mon Apr 21

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awallejr commented on ikkyu2's blog post. 2:05 AM

Fidelity's new tool

I dunno you guys are nuts.  If you just search for yield and keep adding you will do fine over time.  The younger you are the better.

Wed Apr 16

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awallejr commented on awallejr's blog post. 7:07 PM

Another opp;ortunity, SDRL

Credit Suisse comes out with its outlandish comments on SDRL and then tonight Noble reports great numbers and gives strong forward guidance:

5:01 pm Noble Corp beats by

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CAPS Outperform Pitch

awallejr wrote about Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY) . 6:47 PM

ALNY Outperform

zzporte.

Caps Pick

awallejr made a pick in CAPS. 6:47 PM

Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY) will Outperform the S&P 500

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awallejr commented on zzlangerhans's blog post. 2:30 PM

On capitulation.

Well the past is the past all you can do is regroup and learn some lessons.  Believe me I have made costly mistakes.  If you plan to keep on going you really should do some hedging, especially since you are sector

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Tue Apr 15

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awallejr commented on jerryguru69's blog post. 10:17 PM

Why There Are No Jobs

It could be a reflection of retirement.  Remember boomers are doing that when they can now.

Mon Apr 14

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awallejr commented on tomlongrpv's blog post. 11:18 AM

Doubling Down?

Just as a followup I still like the MLP, REIT and BDC space.  I am especially a fan of MLPs having finished doing my tax return last night.  It would have been uglier if I didn't get the tax treatment benefit of my MLP

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awallejr commented on awallejr's blog post. 11:11 AM

Questcor Redux

Just as a followup Mary.  Some more interesting stocks for you might be AINV, NCT and SDRL.  They all are yielding 9-11% and are at lows.  Brightside is that if the market does sell off these guys already did so they

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awallejr commented on tomlongrpv's blog post. 10:12 AM

Doubling Down?

Well I think yield is the place to be right now.  It beats cash and protects during volatility.  And it grows your income stream.  That and I would sell puts for added income, just don't go overboard on margin.

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awallejr commented on awallejr's blog post. 10:04 AM

Questcor Redux

Depends on one's tolerance for volatility.  I wouldn't suggest it for you Mary.

Fri Apr 11

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awallejr commented on jerryguru69's blog post. 7:23 AM

High Fructose Corn Syrup Explained

I think it more a matter of  changes in demographics.  Boomers are drinking water more now.  I know I am (sorry Harry).

Thu Apr 10

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awallejr commented on oknoworries's blog post. 10:23 PM

ouch

Listen if you want to make money in the market you buy when they sell and sell when they buy.  It really is as simple as that.  Fear will always cost you money.  Don't fall for it.  The market is a measely few

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CAPS Outperform Pitch

awallejr wrote about Celgene (CELG) . 5:19 PM

CELG Outperform

Might be a little early but oversold.

Caps Pick

awallejr made a pick in CAPS. 5:19 PM

Celgene (CELG) will Outperform the S&P 500

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awallejr commented on jerryguru69's blog post. 4:34 PM

Why There Are No Jobs

Interesting chart.  You really do see the impact of fracking growth.

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