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drillerjim101 replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 12:09 PM

Re: Baggers v 2017.12.14

Dan,



Saul routinely warns each reader of this board to be very careful in purchasing a stock just because he (Saul) himself kindly shares his own monthly stock purchases/sells with us. He exhorts each of us to do his own DD and [more]

Sat Dec 2

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drillerjim101 replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 12:46 PM

Re: My portfolio at the end of Nov 2017

Bear,

Thanks for your transparent sharing of your results with the board.

After 35 years of stock investing I'm learned that oftentimes posessing a strong stomach to endure the inevitable sickening downturns is necessary for [more]

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drillerjim101 replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 11:17 AM

Re: correction

"If that sounds too simple, guess what. It is. If it sounds like too much guesswork, guess what. It is. That's why we're discussing stocks, not bonds. That's why there's disagreement. That's why investing experience is more [more]

Wed Nov 29

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drillerjim101 replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 3:54 PM

Re: Ouch

NajdorfSicilian,

"Stick to talking about what you know, Denny. Defamatory accusations are beneath you."

I personally find your response to Denny to be repulsive and condescending. A little more kindness and class would be [more]

Fri Nov 24

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drillerjim101 replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 2:24 PM

Re: ALGNing the Moat

Duma,

I will attempt to answer your questions in the order you have asked them:

1) Absolutely there is a financial incentive to use ALGN in an orthodontic practice. It attracts more patients to a practice. The orthodontist must [more]

Thu Nov 23

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drillerjim101 replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 9:59 PM

Re: ALGNing the Moat

Treepak,

In my experience, I've not seen much product improvement over the years. The product is basically clear plastic that must be worn 24/7 for a month followed by another "aligner" and followed by another for each month [more]

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drillerjim101 replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 8:40 AM

Re: ALGNing the Moat

I am a recently retired orthodontist (tooth straightener).

I have treated thousands of orthodontic cases over the past 30 years. In my experience, the cases that can be successfully treated with Align Technology must be fairly limited in [more]

Wed Oct 25

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drillerjim101 replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 11:33 AM

Re: New Motley Fool Service - Crypto/Blockchain

Dan,

Thanks for that laugh out loud perceptive post. I need that.

Jim

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drillerjim101 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 11:09 AM

Re: Darn or yippee?

Sorry, RU.

I was on the wrong board.

Jim

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drillerjim101 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 9:44 AM

Re: Darn or yippee?

Hey guys,

This is a friendly reminder that this board was designed to discuss individual stocks...not charts that show withdrawal rates, ETFs, etc. There are other boards designed for that.

Let's get back to profitable [more]

Tue Aug 29

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drillerjim101 replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 9:54 AM

Re: Odd thoughts about the pre-market

Remember when a tidal wave (tsunami) hit the island of Japan in 2011? Threats of a nuclear power damage proved unfortunately true...to the tune of around $ 300,000,000,000. The earth was knocked 6 1/2 inches off of its axis! It also moved Japan 4 [more]

Mon Aug 28

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drillerjim101 replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 8:59 AM

Re: GILD buying KITE

Hey, enjoy your gains!!!

After 40 plus years of stock investing, I've learned to celebrate the victories.

Champagne anyone?

Jim

We should send a case to BULWINKL

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drillerjim101 replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 8:30 AM

Re: GILD buying KITE

Hip Hip Hoo Ray X 3 for BULWINKL!!!!!!!!!!!

Thu Jul 27

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drillerjim101 replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 9:31 AM

Re: Facebook Reports Stellar 2017 Q2

Matt,

Thanks for the FB post. I bought FB simply because every young person I knew uses it. It is a classic Peter Lynch type of investment.. the masses keep using the product. There are competitors but FB is not going away. It has become a [more]

Sun Jul 16

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drillerjim101 replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 4:14 PM

Re: Conviction can be dangerous

Thank you, Saul, for your steady hand in keeping this board from wandering into the wilderness of politics and God knows what else.

We have the best board in the Motley Fool kingdom. Let's keep it that way.

Jim

Tue Jul 11

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drillerjim101 replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 8:12 AM

Re: Great article on autonomous driving

"And it's there that there will be an enormous conflict between what the technology will offer and what consumers are willing to accept. Anecdotally, I'd argue that the majority of drivers I know, if offered a Level 5 vehicle, would say, [more]

Sat Jun 24

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drillerjim101 replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 2:15 PM

Re: Conviction can be dangerous

Wow, GauchoChris,

What an honest post! How refreshing to hear someone honestly admit their stock performance history... warts and all.

I strongly suspect that most all of us have had similar experiences, but few have the courage to [more]

Mon Jun 19

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drillerjim101 posted to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 7:17 PM

Bull market continues

This market continues to march ever upward. I'm up 28% YTD with a relatively conservative portfolio consisting of 70% aggressive growth (Saul like) stocks and 30% high dividend paying stocks. Some of you are up much more.

I'd like to [more]

Fri May 12

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drillerjim101 replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 10:57 PM

Re: ZIOP secondary $50M offering at $5.15/sh

MrTBS,

Thank you for your cogent analysis of ZIOP and the ramifications for share holders.

Have you taken a position in this stock? If so, what percentage of your portfolio have you allotted for ZIOP?

Thanks!

Jim

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drillerjim101 replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 12:42 PM

Re: OPM

volfan84,

Exactly right.

bamafan75

Jim

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