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Mon Nov 24

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readyteddy posted to the Dropout's Den board. 9:05 PM

Hey, Naj...

Meant to drop you a line. Otto can play. Really. Better shooter than I thought. Better rebounder than I thought. Longer than I thought. Better rebounder than I thought.

Of course, he's hurt at the moment. The guy is still so thin, when he [more]

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readyteddy replied to the Dropout's Den board. 8:52 PM

Re: Are We Having Fun Yet?

Naj, I am so underperforming my butt off, just like everyone else who holds some mid caps, some small caps, some bonds and has mostly large caps with a slight value bias.

At least BA is finally getting out of its own way.

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readyteddy replied to the Dropout's Den board. 8:47 PM

Re: Flying high

Congratulations, Dan!

Sat Nov 22

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readyteddy posted to the Dropout's Den board. 12:05 PM

Are We Having Fun Yet?

So, did you guys buy anything on the recent dip?

I know, I've been away a while. It all started when Fidelity changed their website.

In the middle of the recent excellent buying opportunity, I would ask for a quote and get a [more]

Thu Nov 6

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readyteddy posted to the Dropout's Den board. 9:07 AM

Dentist

I bagged it in the interest of the markets.

Saw this story this morning. Good news or kiss of death? You decide.

Alcoa Shares Could Reach $20 -- Barron's
BY Dow Jones & Company, Inc.
— 7:04 AM ET [more]

Thu Oct 16

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readyteddy replied to the Dropout's Den board. 5:32 PM

Re: November 6

I remarked earlier as how it "felt" like fall of 2007. Staring to feel more like 2008!

I think the ebola threat is overstated, but it sure makes a great news story. Looking for The Hot Zone to show up on the bestseller list [more]

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readyteddy replied to the Dropout's Den board. 3:45 PM

Re: November 6

Actually, I like Bullet's idea except how do you know today's low is the October low?

Yesterday looked kind of climaxy to me... huge range, VIX over 30 and 'tis the season to buy.

Unfortunately, I am chicken. I am 38% stocks at the [more]

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readyteddy posted to the Dropout's Den board. 3:41 PM

November 6

11/6/14. Dentist appointment... two extractions which will ultimately result in two implants. We are talking $15K worth of work here.

Be very afraid

Fri Oct 10

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readyteddy replied to the Dropout's Den board. 2:23 PM

Re: Watching the Market... NOT

Anyway, the risk premium is really widening between Treasuries vs Junk and between big blue chips and everything else.

Bet there are some credit default swaps that are showing interesting behavior but don't really know how to follow them. We [more]

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readyteddy posted to the Dropout's Den board. 2:17 PM

Watching the Market... NOT

Have had all the grandchildren in town and then went to the mountains with my youngest and his wife and four year old. Have been out of the loop for a week now.

Volatile, isn't it?

Tue Sep 30

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readyteddy replied to the Dropout's Den board. 9:26 AM

Re: Bill Gross and Pimco

I'm thinking fall of 1993...

If I knew, my name would be on the door. I will grant you there doesn't seem to be any alternative to U.S. stocks these days.

A real correction would sure be helpful.

Sun Sep 28

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readyteddy replied to the Dropout's Den board. 8:27 PM

Re: Bill Gross and Pimco

Sally, I was going to post about this too. There is some sort of investigation of PIMCO going on. Not only did Gross up and leave, Mohamed El-Erian left too. Check this out....

[more]

Mon Sep 22

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readyteddy posted to the Dropout's Den board. 11:02 AM

Beat the Reaper

My high school class just had its 50th reunion. There were 144 classmates, of which 21 are deceased. This seemed like a high number but I think it is probably pretty typical.

Interestingly, only two of 144 wound up on the east coast [more]

Fri Sep 19

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readyteddy posted to the Dropout's Den board. 7:57 PM

BABA

You gotta love a company named after Ali Baba. (Ali Baba was a poor woodcutter who discovers the secret of a thieves' den).

Open, sesame, or, in this case, up twenty five bucks!

Let's party like it's 1999.

Sat Sep 13

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readyteddy replied to the Dropout's Den board. 10:58 AM

Re: Blue Skies

I just connected with a guy on Linked in who was doing some work for us at BONY back in the day. His office had a view of the trade center. After nine eleven we didn't hear from him for two days. Finally, he called from Long Island where he had set [more]

Mon Sep 8

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readyteddy replied to the Dropout's Den board. 11:06 AM

Re: Pulled Pork

The 'que came out great. I was alarmed when I first tasted the pan drippings. Like, no flavor.

But I reduced it in a pan, thickened it with corn starch, added a little salt and it was really good. Would make again.

Here's the [more]

Sat Sep 6

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readyteddy posted to the Dropout's Den board. 11:04 AM

AA

Not the drinkie one, the stockie one. Wow, what an easy sneaky trade that has been. I hold but a modest amount and I bought late, but still...

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readyteddy replied to the Dropout's Den board. 11:01 AM

Re: stock charts:Arms Candle Stick

One of the problems I have with the tools I have previously used in charting is that the market has been so "balkanized" by dark pools and fast traders and ETNs and such that we don't really know what the volume is [more]

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readyteddy replied to the Dropout's Den board. 10:55 AM

Re: Pulled Pork

I'm about to put up the pork for a nine hour stay in the slow cooker. Flavor elements are; smoked paprika, molasses, bourbon, peach preserves, soy sauce, balsamic vinegar, garlic, onions, red pepper flakes, salt and black pepper, plus some stock to [more]

Thu Sep 4

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readyteddy replied to the Dropout's Den board. 10:58 AM

Re: Pulled Pork

Carnitas, eh? Chipotle is my usual source for those.

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