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ep0001 replied to the Options Beginners board. 7 minutes ago

Re: Confessions of a Covered Call Junkie

I may decide to roll the position forward to avoid assignment (For example, I buy shares at $19, sell a call with a strike price of $20, and prior to expiration the share price climbs to $25).

A couple of questions:

1. What [more]

Sat Mar 28

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ep0001 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 11:20 AM

Re: New ideas for a screen

$10K invested at 168% per year for fifteen years leaves you with $26B and change; so yes, I think some serious doubt may be in order.


I should have read all the posts before I replied. Also I was lazy and didn't want to get my [more]

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ep0001 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 11:18 AM

Re: New ideas for a screen

You need to ask yourself why would someone need to sell this for only $2,500 a year if it actually worked as well as they claim.

Why sell it at any price? Use it if it really works. If the return is only 100%, with $1000, you could be [more]

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ep0001 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 8:21 PM

Re: magic of 5

Options make my head hurt.

I view options as a way to time the market and since I don't time the market I have absolutely no interest in options.



I took it as kidding. But seriously, I don't understand options either but [more]

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ep0001 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 2:43 PM

Re: magic of 5

Get that sideline cash invested guys and gals!

Options - calls on the S&P ?

Wed Mar 18

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ep0001 replied to the Current Events board. 9:55 AM

Re: Antarctica

You apparently missed that the WSJ piece is not a news article but an "Opinion."

Opinion pieces can contain fact. I hope you are not going to claim reporters are accurate purveyors of fact. Brian Williams?

Mon Mar 16

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ep0001 replied to the Current Events board. 7:40 PM

Re: Antarctica

Who knows. An article in Saturday's WSJ claimed that Antarctica is getting larger

Wed Mar 11

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ep0001 posted to the Options - You Make the Call board. 8:48 AM

Options & Timing.

Has any work been done on options and market timing such as the Bear Catcher work on the MI Board?

Option action around earnings date?

Option action during the time of stock buyback?

Mon Mar 2

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ep0001 replied to the Current Events board. 8:33 AM

Re: whiner

We're ready, but the question is not Hillary as a female, but her integrity & judgement. Remember the commodity trades before Bill became Prez & now the donations to their foundation.

Sun Mar 1

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ep0001 replied to the Current Events board. 7:28 PM

Re: whiner

Do you actually think America is now "post-racial"?<?B>

Of course not. But not nearly as bad as Holder thinks

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ep0001 replied to the Dividend Growth Investing board. 8:55 PM

Re: What are the 25 best dividend growth stocks?

start-up companies such as in the seventies


But they weren't DG stocks at that time

Mon Feb 23

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ep0001 replied to the Current Events board. 6:51 PM

Re: the sun charted with global warming

I just saw an article (unfortunately can't find it now) sating that the sun is very quiet now and hence the winter we are having

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ep0001 replied to the Current Events board. 6:49 PM

Re: Wei-Hock Soon climate denier for hire....

fossil fuel interests paid more than $1.2 million to fund the research of a prominent climate change


Doesn't bother me. I wouldn't be surprised if Tesla or Solendra (Oh they're bankrupt) or others are paying researchers who claim [more]

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ep0001 posted to the Current Events board. 7:41 AM

The party of "no"

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Sun Feb 22

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ep0001 replied to the Dividend Growth Investing board. 8:59 AM

Re: Dividend/non-dividend stock performance...

I saw the same thing then as I see now in the DGI arena.

True.

One difference is the dividend and some companies with a long history of continuing dividends and even increases.

I don't believe the DGI companies will [more]

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ep0001 replied to the Dividend Growth Investing board. 8:55 AM

Re: Restaurant/Food Dividend Payer

I would choose Sysco(SYY);


I'm thinking of bailing on SYY. Meager dividend increases, high payout ratio, easy entry to the business. Different strokes for different folks.

Consider MCD if you think they can turn it [more]

Sat Feb 21

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ep0001 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 7:56 AM

Re: Fool Ads

YES & how can I get rid of them

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