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Thu Aug 27

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chk999 posted to the Stock Advisor boards. 9:54 AM

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Thu Jul 30

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chk999 replied to the Deranged Monkey Criticism board. 8:43 AM

Re: GM and Buffett

I'd bet a hunski against this. Why?

Buffett has mentioned repeatedly that he wants a business with superior economics, where it has some kind of moat that can't easily get competed away. While he has made errors on this (Dexter Shoe and [more]

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chk999 replied to the Deranged Monkey Criticism board. 8:35 AM

Re: GEOS: One for the watch list

I prefer not to lend it out, but I'll happily use it on you since you're a good friend. :)

Thanks! Ten smacks ought to do it.

Sat Jul 25

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chk999 replied to the Deranged Monkey Criticism board. 1:44 PM

Re: GEOS: One for the watch list

Well, on 3/11 the price closed at $16.71. It got down to a low of $15.52 a few days later and then ran up $25.21 on 6/24. Which should have been a reasonable return, no? Except that I was waiting for the next leg down and never bot any. Why? Because [more]

Sun Jun 7

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chk999 posted to the Tax Strategies board. 2:05 PM

UBTI in IRA reporting

If an investment in a traditional IRA generates UBTI, but it is less than the $1000 mark, is there any additional reporting required? (Specifically form 990-T) Does having a small amount of UBTI cause problems in a traditional or ROTH [more]

Thu Jun 4

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chk999 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 11:33 PM

Re: Berkshire No Better Than S&P

Well, if one is certain that Berkshire will underperform the SPY etf, one could short a dollar amount of the B shares and go long the same dollar amount in SPY, locking in riskless profits. But one would have to be certain to do this.

Sun May 10

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chk999 posted to the Deranged Monkey Criticism board. 12:57 PM

So, Ackman: PHSZF

I found out a few days ago that Bill Ackman has a publicly traded investing vehicle. It's called Pershing Square Holdings. It's a Channel Islands thingy registered in the Bailiwick of Guernsey. It trades on the pink sheets here as PSHZF. It has 6.5B [more]

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