rd80’s Activity

Thu Jun 19

CAPS Outperform Pitch Reply

rd80 commented on rd80's pitch for TBT. 9:13 PM

Closing because it's unlikely the pick will ever dig out of the hole it's in.

Thu May 15

Blog Comment

rd80 commented on awallejr's blog post. 9:49 AM

Average Joe Really Did learn His Lesson

Nicely tickered.

Wed May 7

Blog Post

rd80 added a blog post. 7:30 PM

Two for 52-Week Hi-ku

My two winners from yesterday were up again today. :)NNBR Good quarter, new highBut no spiffy pop todayBearings spin [more]

Tue May 6

Blog Post

rd80 added a blog post. 8:48 PM

Two Winners in Today's Wreckage

Most of my portfolio followed the market into the red today, but two highlights snuck in.First up, NN, Inc. (NNBR), a little bearing and precision machinery manufacturer.  The company had a nice earnings [more]

Fri Apr 25

Blog Comment

rd80 commented on rd80's blog post. 11:50 AM

Magellan Pumps More Cash

Thanks for adding the tax free point - as you said, the distributions are considered return of capital so they aren't taxed until the cost basis zeros out.  Of course, lowering the cost basis does make any cap gains on a sale

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Thu Apr 24

Blog Post

rd80 added a blog post. 8:49 PM

Magellan Pumps More Cash

Got a raise today.Magellan Midstream Partners (MMP) upped the quarterly distribution from 58.5 cents per unit per quarter to 61.25 cents, nearly a 5% boost.  That doesn't sound like a lot, but Magellan [more]

Sun Apr 13

Blog Comment

rd80 commented on TMFJMo's blog post. 8:48 PM

Your Portfolio Versus a Bunch of Stocks You Own

I like to think of the portfolio as a team and the holdings as the players.  Just like a team is made up of people with different skills, a portfolio is made up of things with different characteristics.

Mon Dec 2

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rd80 published an article 12:00 AM

Income Stock Spotlight: Becton, Dickinson

Will the raises for Becton Dickson shareholders continue?

Mon Oct 14

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rd80 published an article 3:59 PM

Wells Fargo: Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats

Shining a SWOT-light on Wells Fargo’s Q3 earnings.

Fri Oct 11

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rd80 published an article 10:15 AM

5 Stocks on Sale

A market pullback puts stocks on the discount aisle. Here are five.

Mon Oct 7

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rd80 published an article 5:45 PM

Big Corporate Borrowing Stimulates Growth

Last week’s new corporate-bond highlights.

Mon Sep 30

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rd80 published an article 6:00 PM

A 3-Speed Bond Issue for GM

Last week’s new corporate bond highlights.

Mon Sep 23

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rd80 published an article 6:32 PM

Last Week's Junk and Near-Junk

A review of last week’s new bond issues.

Mon Sep 16

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rd80 published an article 7:15 PM

Verizon + Verizon Wireless = Record Bond Deal

Review of last week’s new bond issues.

Mon Sep 9

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rd80 published an article 7:07 PM

6 Billion Reasons to Watch Sprint

Review of last week’s new bond issues.

Sat Aug 31

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rd80 published an article 12:00 AM

7 Companies Winning Big in NASCAR

These companies’ investments in NASCAR have paid off big time, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have a piece of the action, too.

Tue Aug 20

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Article

rd80 published an article 12:00 AM

Income Match-Up: Consumer Staples vs. Treasuries

Comparing the outlook for 10-year Treasuries against consumer staples dividends.

Mon Aug 19

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rd80 published an article 7:05 PM

Last Week's Billion-Dollar Borrowers

A review of last week’s new bond issues.

Mon Aug 12

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rd80 published an article 6:35 PM

Companies Saving Big-Time With Low Bond Rates

A review of last week’s new bond issues.

Mon Aug 5

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rd80 published an article 6:35 PM

Halliburton, Celgene, and Others Bring Home the Bond Bacon

Review of last week’s new bond issues.

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CAPS Player Rating 98.45
Player Rank 1162 out of 74976
Score 2199.42
Score Change Today -18.79
Accuracy 68.57%
Active Picks 73
Total Picks 183
Best Pick HD (+226.45)
Worst Pick TSLA (-167.89)
Average Score per Pick 12.02
Charms Earned 13
Highest Rated Favorite TMFBabo
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