soycapital’s Activity

Wed Sep 17

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:50 PM

Re: Drinking Water

From what I understand the EPA is forcing municipalities to abandon using surface water for drinking in favor of deep drilled wells. Our county is spending 4.5 million to form a new water district that will include 3 small towns to drill wells and [more]

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Falling Knives board. 10:41 AM

Re: SDRL

Added SDRL yesterday had not dreamed I'd get a chance to do that under 30 dollars.

Sat Sep 13

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Value Hounds board. 11:34 PM

Re: AIG

I kind of had the idea that if you found something about a stock that you knew someone owned and put it up for them that perhaps they might respond but guess not this time. I guess actually I've got better things to do [more]

Fri Sep 12

NL

Boards Post

soycapital posted to the Value Hounds board. 9:05 AM

AIG

Thought about Denny when I looked at this article on Seeking
Alpha although the author says it is a good investment for a PATIENT investor.

Clearly, the insurance business has done a great job under Chief Executive Officer Benmosche [more]

Wed Sep 10

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Markel Corporation board. 8:56 PM

Re: Markel - buy now, short or ignore?

MKL a fairly large portion for me also although I bought in December 2012 around the time of the acquisition as I remember the stock took a fair dip at that time. I'm up about 50%, I wish I owned more during the recent run up but can't bring myself [more]

Sun Sep 7

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 10:26 AM

Re: Bloomberg: EPA Rules favor dirty Illinois Coal

<Bloomberg article today reports that EPA rules forcing power plants to install scrubbers allows them to use dirty Illinois coal rather than shipping in low sulfur western coal as from Powder River Basin.>

I'm just taking a wild guess [more]

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Hohum's RollerCoaster Ride board. 10:09 AM

Re: Sep 2014

Pretty nervous about SDRL business relationship with Rosneft at this point. Russia's leadership seems bound for further troubles and it seems to me halfway normal business dealings may become a thing of the past.

Sat Sep 6

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Hohum's RollerCoaster Ride board. 11:42 PM

Re: Sep 2014

thanks for posting that I did do some searching but not on the Fool.

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Mining and Metals board. 8:31 PM

Re: Six days, no posts?

six days no posts?

contrarian time to buy PM's?

I already bought some SLW off 9% and SGDM off 5% fairly recently. Meant to just stick my toes in to test the water and bought more SLW than I should have. Really just meant to track [more]

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Hohum's RollerCoaster Ride board. 5:03 PM

Re: Sep 2014

Hohum, noted that SDRL had a pretty rough week. was kind of looking around as to why and haven't seen anything have you?
thanks...........

Wed Sep 3

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Value Hounds board. 9:48 PM

Re: "Peter Lynch" in Oregon

<but I was still amazed at how many RVs were moving on the roads>

I noticed the same thing in North Florida along the gulf coast this year in fact we rented a cabin at a couple of busy KOA RV parks in the area. I was also amazed at the [more]

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 11:20 AM

Re: WPZ Williams Off Topic

<just too many other nice buys in this space right now. >

Not seeing those nice buys right now, must be looking in the wrong places...............

Mon Sep 1

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:30 PM

Re: Great interview with John Butler in London

Rec+1
I hardly ever would sit through a 19 min video but it is very interesting and also very revealing with a look at international finance at the highest levels. Macro for sure thanks for posting it!

Tue Aug 26

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:25 PM

Re: Stock market is the only good news.

sorry I did not intend to post that previous reply to the boards.

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:20 PM

Re: Stock market is the only good news.

So I ran across an article on ATT on seeking alpha I thought you would be interested in. I guess it is all about sports from what I read, big money in sports! I'm not a TV guy but I can see it. I understand what ATT is after now after reading this. I [more]

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Hohum's RollerCoaster Ride board. 10:58 PM

Re: Aug 2014

Hohum did you see the post about RDC on the value board? You might want to check it out.
So you must be pretty comfortable with OAK hey? Been considering it myself after doing some looking around on it. With that yield best in not taxable [more]

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Value Hounds board. 10:56 PM

Re: Nabors turnaround thanks to Blue Harbour

Nice write up on RDC, have not researched it before in fact have never heard of it. I do own a substantial chunk of SDRL. Bought some around the time of the BP gulf oil spill and more recently. I'm surprised Hohum hasn't commented about RDC since he [more]

Sun Aug 24

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:08 PM

Re: Poll: EU regulates Hoover Wattage

<There's a good question, how much of the energy consumed by a Hoover is used to generate noise, instead of vacuuming?>

From practical experience I'd say 50%. lol

On the other hand the cheap piece of crap we bought from [more]

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:57 PM

Re: OT: Fargo Newspaper

So in Fargo I would expect a weather report of sorts, after all old man winter is on the way. Of course winter is just around the corner all summer up there right?

[more]

Fri Aug 22

NL

Boards Post

soycapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:04 PM

Re: Islamic Caliphate

<Awful as it is for me no Macro implications at all but each must decide.>

Okay I guess I'll go back to sleep then............Wake me up when the cr##p hits the fan.

Show More Activity ...

CAPS Stats & Trivia

CAPS Player Rating < 20
Player Rank 67605 out of 75038
Score -693.46
Score Change Today -4.26
Accuracy 41.59%
Active Picks 8
Total Picks 119
Best Pick WNR (+448.96)
Worst Pick GNK (-133.96)
Average Score per Pick -5.88
Charms Earned 8
Highest Rated Favorite foolsMeThrice
Go to soycapital’s CAPS page

Boards Stats & Trivia

Big red star, 1000 posts
Board Posts 1257
Recs Received 1538
People who have rec'd these posts 378
Recs to Posts Ratio (last 30 days) 4.60
Threads Started 110
Threads Started Percentage 8.75 %
Most Frequent Board Macro Economic Trends and Risks
Very First Post A II: Open Forum post. (10/15/2008)
Percentage of Posts Rec'd 54.81 %
Show soycapital’s 10 Latest Posts