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Mon May 23

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jkm929 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 12:06 PM

Re: Bear Market?

Apologies if this is a crazy question but does anyone out there think that we are in a bear market? I know we probably are not by the official definition but it sure kinda feels like one, no?

The recent behavior of the S&P 500 [more]

Sun May 8

Thu May 5

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jkm929 replied to the Value Hounds board. 3:33 PM

Re: BKE

Some of the Buckle's problems may be due to low commodity prices.

Ken Perkins, president of research firm Retail Metrics in Massachusetts, agreed with CEO Nelson that the falling sales might have to do with the fact that the Buckle [more]

Thu Apr 28

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jkm929 posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 12:51 PM

Berkshire to Acquire Gemvara

Gemvara announced Wednesday it has been acquired by Richline Group, a Berkshire Hathaway ($BRK.A) subsidiary that specializes in jewelry marketing, manufacturing and distribution. The acquisition will take Gemvara back to its early roots, [more]

Sun Apr 17

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jkm929 replied to the Dividend Growth Investing board. 1:58 PM

Re: More "Dividends for 100 Years"

IN April 1974, directors of the Consolidated Edison Company of New York made a decision that had a devastating impact on their company's stock and simultaneously sent shock waves rippling through shares of other electric utilities. For the first [more]

Thu Apr 14

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jkm929 posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 3:55 PM

Precision Cast Parts Air Pollution

Link to an article about same.

http://www.opb.org/news/series/portland-oregon-air-pollution...

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Wed Mar 30

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jkm929 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 2:50 PM

Re: BRK takes WFC stake over 10%

As Wall Street remakes itself on a former rail yard in the far west of Midtown Manhattan, one surprising name is leading the way.

Wells Fargo & Co (WFC.N), the San Francisco-based lender known for its retail banking business, has
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Tue Mar 29

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jkm929 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 11:31 AM

Re: BRK takes WFC stake over 10%

UBS has put out a sell recommendation on Wella Fargo.

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Fri Mar 25

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jkm929 replied to the Value Hounds board. 1:28 PM

Re: HRS?

They're writing down the value of a business they acquired from Schlumberger.

MELBOURNE, FL/HOUSTON, TX, November 8, 2010 — Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) an international communications and information technology company, has entered into [more]

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jkm929 replied to the Value Hounds board. 1:17 PM

Re: HRS?

Since they have increasing dividends, I will check the US Dividend Champions spreadsheet. I love this info, it's a one stop shop for data. 14 years of increasing dividends (not a big factor, but a plus). EPS Payout 253.16% (minus), % vs Graham [more]

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Tue Mar 15

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jkm929 posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 12:56 AM

Dairy Queen

Dairy Queen to add 60 locations to its present 33 in Massachusetts over the next five years.

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Mon Mar 7

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jkm929 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 1:17 PM

Re: OT: S&P500 TTM P/E > 23

Any thoughts on why Mr. Market all of a sudden changed his mood and is now feeling very bullish?

In the fourth quarter of 2015, oil companies were forced to write down the value of their oil reserves to account for the new lower price [more]

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jkm929 replied to the Value Hounds board. 1:01 PM

Re: Those plans for productions cuts

I think the real issue is that falling prices take longer to cut supply than people think or wish specially seeing that there are in place "strategic reserves" and lots of room to store the stuff.

For some producers, oil is [more]

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