brucedoe

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Fri Jun 23

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:04 PM

Re: Sears SSS comps: -12%

Goofy

When Woolworth's went out of business, I thought of buying a thousand shares for a couple hundred dollars and framing it (But I laid down until the thought went away.). But in my life, what was more iconic than Woolworth? In Great [more]

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:54 PM

Re: Idle thoughts - cars

Just remember, movie theaters didn't go out of business when TV came along. Now you can even buy huge screens 5 ft and more, but many people (younger people I think), prefer to watch even movie's on their smart phones or junior sized tablets. [more]

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brucedoe posted to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 1:43 PM

Warehouses

An articl on CNBC discusses that warehouse will be in short supply and ar a growing business. they mention some favorites of this board, in particular STAGG in the top e, but also Prologis in th second trio. The others I am not aware of ever hearing [more]

Mon Jun 19

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:26 PM

Re: How to get a nuclear waste repository

Goofy

Of course you are right. Of course the Nevada Test site is U.S. government property, but I guess that doesn't matter. I would have been happy to see Harry Reid defeated in re-election except that Republicans ran a nut case against [more]

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:22 PM

Re: Where is Rick Perry?

Do you think Rick Perry believes in gravity?

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Sun Jun 18

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:51 PM

Re: How to get a nuclear waste repository

jaagu

I'm interested to hear this about Finland as back in the 1980s I was involved in a U.S. effort on granite nuclear waste storage. the theory was that even if the canister eventually leak, the waste will react with the granite and be [more]

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:31 PM

Re: OT Towering inferno: West London tower

flyer

i>Being a Los Angeles resident, and an engineer with close friends in seismological engineering, I can tell you that i have seen hours of footage of buildings and structures doing "pancaking" collapse -- usually badly done [more]

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brucedoe replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 8:58 PM

Re: ROIC down with Grocers

"The Market Can Remain Irrational Longer Than You Can Remain Solvent"

Though Ralph probably said this, he, of course, did not invent it. Here is a history as near as can be told:
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Fri Jun 9

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brucedoe replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 1:42 PM

Re: Interesting development.

PSU

I notice that the docking station you are using has only 4 USB slots.

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:23 PM

Re: EU chief calls for European Defense

tiscotto

Remember maybe 2 or 3 of the missiles hit the airport creating minimal damage (8 airplanes under repair was admitted destroyed). The other 56-57 missiles hit somewhere else. 59 missals hitting the airport would have sent it back to [more]

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:59 PM

Re: EU chief calls for European Defense

I lived in SW Washington, D.C., for 18 mo. once a long time ago. At the local Safeway, I usually was the only person paying cash, the rest (African Americans) paid with food stamps; however, there were no limousines or fur coats. The people looked to [more]

Wed May 31

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brucedoe replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 12:42 PM

Re: Retail Centers

gear

For your edification, pants are plural at the bottom and single at the top. Unique. Cheers.

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Sat May 27

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:59 PM

Re: Terror threat is worse than most realize...

Goofy

Of course you are right and I don't understand it. Around 10,000 people are murdered per year by guns and another 18,000/yr commit suicide by guns. Around 30,000 people per year die in automobile accidents, many involving alcohol [more]

Wed May 17

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brucedoe replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 12:29 PM

Re: Retail REIT Correction

Speaking of VTR, it is up about 2% today while the markets are spooked by revalations of our President. I have no idea why VTR is counter to the market. ncidentally, it is still around 13% below its all time high.

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Mon May 15

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brucedoe replied to the Dividend Growth Investing board. 1:04 PM

Re: What if?

kelborn

What you describe is known as the "The Greater Fool Theory."

Right On!

Further more when the balloon bursts, the fall is usually quite swift.

The most famous example is 1987 when the market [more]

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brucedoe replied to the Dividend Growth Investing board. 12:59 PM

Re: What if?

buy

What you are doing is called momentum investing, contrary to buy and hold. Two diffenent ways to do things.

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brucedoe replied to the Dividend Growth Investing board. 12:56 PM

Re: What if?

I think it would just like an index fund. You would start with the list 25 yrs ago and as the years passed, you would have to add and subtract names added or deleted from the list. It would be a lot of work but could be done.

You could start [more]

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:15 PM

Re: Health care system in Spain

I wonder who staffs all those centers. In the U.S. you are talking about more physicians than exist, I think.

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Sat May 13

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:02 PM

Re: The Big Bump

Yes, go into the health insurance business where you can knock them dead.

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brucedoe replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:56 PM

Re: Alert!

You have 2 of the FANG stocks (AAPL and FB). If the GOOG is actuall GOOGL, you have a 3rd. But no NetFlix (NFLX).

There are some pretty clever people saying you should buy and hold these abd that they are under priced. [more]

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