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Fri Apr 24

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tecmo replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 11:52 AM

Re: SKX up, still a buy, what now?

What P/E does a company deserve?
- It depends on a lot of factors - including the rate of a risk-free return which is pretty much zero right now. I would say that trying to apply a PE based valuation tends to be tricky as you need to try [more]

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tecmo replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 8:35 AM

Re: SKX up, still a buy, what now?

Chris, I would take some time to consider the risks in your calculations. Everything could work out like you have stated; but it could also work out a bit differently. I think you have put on the best case at 31% expected return, but what are some [more]

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tecmo replied to the Canada (General) board. 1:17 AM

Re: Mortgage Market

Some more scary news:

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Thu Apr 23

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tecmo posted to the Canada (General) board. 2:07 AM

Mortgage Market

http://business.financialpost.com/personal-finance/mortgages...

Some interesting data in [more]

Tue Mar 31

Fri Mar 27

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tecmo replied to the Canada (General) board. 12:35 PM

Re: Norbert's gambit

FYI: My only experience with large FX was a few years ago; I actually phoned up TD and they quoted me a rate which was much better than the posted rate. I am a long term customer with TD but I suspect that for amounts > $50K you can get a much [more]

Fri Mar 20

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tecmo replied to the Canada (General) board. 2:21 AM

Re: Bad News for ...

What you should do is setup a spousal RRSP; fund it as much as you can (even consider taking a loan) and then have her withdraw the money once she leaves her job. There are some rules along the timing of this approach but it should allow you to push [more]

Tue Mar 17

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tecmo replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:35 AM

Re: Control Panel: Busy central banks

How long can China hold its USD Peg? To me this is probably one of the biggest questions facing the world economy.

What is the impact of they break their currency peg?

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tecmo posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:41 AM

US Dollar Impact

http://business.financialpost.com/2015/03/13/the-world-must-...

Conclusion: The last currency crisis in [more]

Tue Feb 24

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tecmo replied to the Canada (General) board. 10:04 AM

Re: Bad News for ...

Ah but the devil is in the details.

First; I agree that anyone not in the highest tax bracket should not even think about RRSPs; and those that have a government pension should probably avoid them as well. That probably eliminates 50% of the [more]

Mon Feb 9

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tecmo replied to the Canada (General) board. 2:35 PM

Re: Poll: Dead Cat Bounce

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/citi-oil-could-plunge-20-17220...

Here is a $20 prediction!

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Thu Feb 5

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tecmo posted to the Canada (General) board. 10:55 AM

BCE @ $60.00

Another strong quarter for BCE and the stock is trading to its 52W high now (actually this is an all time post-Nortel high). A nice 5.2% increase in the dividend is a bonus.


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Wed Feb 4

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tecmo polled the Canada (General) board. 10:20 AM

Poll: Dead Cat Bounce

Is the recent bounce in the price of oil sustainable or is this just a dead cat bounce?

Tue Jan 27

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tecmo replied to the Canada (General) board. 3:22 AM

Re: Macro Outlook

Our banks have become transaction machines and not real "banks" anymore (at least when it comes to mortgages). They are just middle men who package up loans and then sell them to the government and then pocket a decent profit. Good for [more]

Mon Jan 26

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tecmo replied to the Canada (General) board. 2:26 PM

Re: Macro Outlook

http://fw.to/sGgq8RV

Summary
- Prediction for a "low 0.70" dollar
- Another rate cut expected in March
- Call for some sort of controls on mortgage lending

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tecmo replied to the Canada (General) board. 12:01 PM

Re: Nibble

More nibbling; purchased some more Microsoft shares today. They report earnings after the market today; expectations are for 0.71 per share and revenue of $26.33B.

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Tue Jan 20

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tecmo posted to the Canada (General) board. 10:03 AM

Macro Outlook

Would be interested to hear from others on what sort of Macro outlook you have for Canada the next 18 months. In my simple minded view.


US Economy continues to expand at 3% or higher; which raise US short term interest rates and Bond [more]

Thu Jul 31

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tecmo posted to the Canada (General) board. 4:57 PM

Nibble

Took a nibble at the market today - I have a feeling there will be more (and better) opportunities through now and the end of August).

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