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Sat Oct 11

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coolprash replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 9:39 PM

Re: To reinvest or not

I use Scottrade, they don't have a DRIP, but something called a FRIP (They pool all the money from your dividends and buy the shares in the open market at 2 PM on the day you designate; No commission)

Brokers have to keep track of cost basis [more]

Wed Oct 8

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coolprash replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 11:41 PM

Re: Buybacks

IMO Buybacks can be good, but usually management makes the wrong choices.

I am invested in Akamai (AKAM); Management has been very generous with Stock options, so much so that they got slapped with a NO vote at the Annual meeting a couple of [more]

Tue Oct 7

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 8:07 PM

Re: Media player rec

I vote for VLC

Here is the real site:

http://www.videolan.org/vlc/

plays audio & video of all kinds. If it doesn't, delete the video/audio. It's probably not good for you.

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coolprash replied to the Realty Income Corp. board. 11:25 AM

Re: Bot today

pretty quiet place.

Anyone think this is a good price to buy?

Thu Oct 2

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coolprash replied to the NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. board. 8:37 AM

Re: Latest RMP Buy -- NRF

you want to buy this book

[more]

Sat Sep 27

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coolprash replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 2:45 PM

Re: Reit Common

I have been reading Brad Thomas for maybe the last year.

I have to say Reitnut's commentary is much better, well balanced and insightful.

Brad's articles generally tend to be cheerleading* articles. I've read maybe one article where [more]

Fri Sep 26

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coolprash replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 6:55 PM

Re: non-traded REITs, NASM and NRF

arcp in their latest investor Day, talk about NTR and other stuff.

If anyone is interested:
[more]

Mon Sep 22

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coolprash replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 7:47 PM

Re: non-traded REITs, NASM and NRF

NTR's are terrible for the people who invest in them.

They are juicy morsels for Asset Managers like NSAM, Cole Capital etc.

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coolprash replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 6:28 PM

Re: non-traded REITs, NASM and NRF

NRF is 75% a NNN mostly. (I think Healthcare, hotels etc)
They have Manufactured Housing.

25% is Mortgage REITs.

Hamamoto is opportunistic in his acquisitions IMO.

For top Management there is a 25% incentive pool for [more]

Fri Sep 19

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coolprash replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 11:14 AM

Re: NRF Buying Again - Buying NSAM

hamo already said

NRF - 40c dividend for the last 2 qtrs of 2014
nsam - 10c for last 2 qtrs of 2014

Wed Sep 17

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 1:25 PM

Re: Win 8.1 Question

oh and classic shell is free.

I also don't know of any way to change the interface from within Windows 8.

I don't think there is a way either.

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 1:24 PM

Re: Win 8.1 Question

Personally I like

Classic Shell.

http://www.classicshell.net/

Thu Sep 4

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coolprash replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 2:11 PM

Re: Capital One Financial starts REIT coverage

I guess everything they want to sell is rated "Overweight".

We have enough of an obesity problem without people egging us on.

Wed Sep 3

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coolprash replied to the Index Funds board. 6:16 PM

Re: VFINX

If you are thinking of getting into VFINX, you might be better off with VTSAX or VTSMX aka the Vanguard Total Stock Market Index fund (Admiral or Investor).

admiral funds have lower expense ratios and their minimum is $10,000 to invest.

Mon Aug 25

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 7:52 PM

Re: PS2 to USB adapters

is the keyboard already plugged in before restarting the computer?

Tue Aug 19

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coolprash replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 7:05 PM

Re: NRF Preferred E

After the purchase of Griffin-Healthcare portfolio

NRF will be

75% - Equity REIT
25% - Mortgage REIT

You can check out the latest presentation on http://www.nrfc.com

to get [more]

Tue Aug 12

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 6:32 PM

Re: Wireless Router

It will be perfectly fine for her needs.

There should be no issues with interference etc.

have a unique SSID (not her name or dorm room number etc.)
use WPA2 security.
update firmware if needed.

you should be [more]

Wed Aug 6

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coolprash replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 6:41 PM

Re: NRF dividend announcement

w/regards to preferred, even if the asset coverage goes down,

NRF has to pay the dividend on the Preferred first, before any dividend is declared on the common, so you have a buffer of

$1.60*200 million shares - $320 million [more]

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 6:35 PM

Re: New Airport Express Router needs daily resta

Hi Steven,

Thanks for getting back so quickly.

apparently the apple router started providing IPv6 addresses. Windows has a problem with this for some reason.

I had to reset

Winsock
TCP/IP 4
TCP/IP [more]

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coolprash replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 5:53 PM

Re: New Airport Express Router needs daily restart

did more work and apparently I can ping IPv6 addresses, but IPv4 do not work.

What gives?

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