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Thu Oct 2

Blog Comment

awallejr commented on IBDvalueinvestin's blog post. 10:54 PM

The -10% Official Correction has been triggered for Russel 2000

Teach you and I are in the same boat.  I too am overweight energy/finance (many mlps and bdcs).  I am immune to volatile price swings since the crash of 2008/2009 hardened me.  As long as I keep growing the income

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Thu Aug 28

Blog Comment

awallejr commented on ikkyu2's blog post. 11:26 PM

Two Thousand

I commit to yield.  My portfolio yields about 8% overall, so if my stocks just stay the same I make 8%.  I then take that income and reinvest, increasing my income even further.  I don't bother with trying to predict

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Tue Aug 26

Blog Comment

awallejr commented on TMFDeej's blog post. 4:42 PM

To Buy or to Sell: A Compelling Event-Driven Stock that I Sold Anyhow

Other than those who bought in at at the bottom in 2009, no one has made any money on this non-dividend-paying, non-growth stock

That kind of says it right there.  I see no

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awallejr commented on ikkyu2's blog post. 4:11 PM

Two Thousand

Well all moot now S&P at 2000.02.  Let's see, earnings of 125 next year hit it with a 17 multiple and you have it over 2100.

Blog Comment

awallejr commented on ikkyu2's blog post. 12:39 AM

Two Thousand

LOL no ya don't, it hit over 2,000 whether intraday or not.  Prediction is over.  If now you are predicting a 500 point drop in the S&P that is another matter.  I have given you at least a dozen attractive

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Mon Aug 25

Blog Comment

awallejr commented on awallejr's blog post. 10:21 PM

Put Sales 2014 continued

Bought to close 10 Jan 2015 $45 QCOR puts (now MNK) for .10.  Had sold them for $8 so $8,000 - $100 = $7,900 profit.

Year to date profit $ 55,372.

Blog Comment

awallejr commented on inthemoneystock's blog post. 7:37 PM

S&P 500 Breaks 2,000: One Signal That Suggests It Is A Top

You said the market was going to crash back in January, and 7 months later we made another all time high.

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Blog Comment

awallejr commented on ikkyu2's blog post. 12:49 PM

Reminder

Well S&P hit over 2000.

Thu Aug 21

Blog Comment

awallejr commented on portefeuille's blog post. 6:12 PM

ARWR

Wish I listened to the call when ZZ first made it.  Hard to jump on board at its current price.

Blog Comment

awallejr commented on awallejr's blog post. 6:05 PM

Put Sales 2014 continued

Bought to close 10 Jan 2015 $55 QCOR puts (now MNK) for .30.  Had sold them for $13 so $13,000 - 300 = $12,700.

Year to date profit $47,472.

Sun Aug 17

Blog Comment

awallejr commented on ThePoulTrend's blog post. 12:29 PM

Where to Start (ROTH IRA)

BDCs are business development companies.  They are obligated to return 90% net income out as dividends to maintain its status.  Some examples are ARCC, PSEC, AINV.  As for MLPSs there is a current article on the front

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Sat Aug 16

Blog Comment

awallejr commented on ThePoulTrend's blog post. 9:16 PM

Where to Start (ROTH IRA)

Always max the 401k match.  You do have limits with it so index funds seem the basic option.  If you want to invest excess beyond the 401k match I would hit individual stocks in a separate account which give serious yield.

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Thu Aug 14

Blog Comment

awallejr commented on portefeuille's blog post. 12:06 AM

TKMR (again)

Port your "profit taking" post couldn't have been more timely, but I have to agree with TSIF at this point.  Take your money and run.

Mon Aug 11

Blog Comment

awallejr commented on valunvesthere's blog post. 2:34 PM

Burger Chain Wars

Actually I find her too smug.  I do own some shares because I like the food.  Best meal in town, 2 sandwiches, value drink and baked potato for under $5.

Sat Aug 2

Blog Comment

awallejr commented on TMFPostOfTheDay's blog post. 10:20 PM

Name of the Game: Tax Avoidance

1. Yeah Congress could act but we are talking about a Congress that is lucky to pass any bill.

2.  I am tired of hearing how interest rates may rise.  They will but not to the point like they were in

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Sat Jul 26

CAPS Outperform Pitch

awallejr wrote about Silicom Ltd. (SILC) . 7:52 PM

SILC Outperform

Oversold.

Caps Pick

awallejr made a pick in CAPS. 7:52 PM

Silicom Ltd. (SILC) will Outperform the S&P 500

Fri Jul 25

CAPS Underperform Pitch Reply

awallejr commented on TMFBabo's pitch for CYNK. 7:41 PM

Thar she blows! $2.10 is still too much.

Thu Jul 24

Blog Comment

awallejr commented on inthemoneystock's blog post. 9:39 PM

Baidu Inc Hits Key Level: Beware Of Earnings Today

It is Gareth. You will lose a ton listening to him.

Blog Comment

awallejr commented on ElCid16's blog post. 9:36 PM

Buffett and Bezos: Two peas in a pod?

Hate to say this but Bezos is the "King of Con."  He makes a ton getting suckers to up his stock share ownership.  He is so doing "better" while losing more. Enough already.  As I said eslewhere I

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