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Tue Jan 27

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wittgenstein replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 11:14 AM

Re: Preferred Stocks Sales & Buys

Martin:

I own CHSCO and now have added CHSCL (thanks to your note)Call protection is actually to 2025, and 2023 on the CHSCO. There is always a decent market for these as Farmland members, of which there are a lot, have a preference for [more]

Mon Jan 26

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wittgenstein replied to the Value Hounds board. 2:12 PM

Re: FCAU

Target price of 13.80 Euros (raised from 11.50 by ESNBanca)
The US Pickup sales are looking good to Europeans. Now up 15% since bought in Dec, but I'll hang on to them (want my Ferrari shares)

jz

Fri Jan 23

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wittgenstein replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 10:44 PM

Re: Oil and Gas posts

I agree with both your observation about intelligent and polite people and your opinion that prices may be near the bottom with no certainty of a rebound.

Today I read the entire 1/17-1/23 issue of the Economist "Special report on [more]

Mon Jan 19

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wittgenstein replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:26 PM

Re: Forbes review of the Swiss suprise

I tend to believe the railway schedule theory. All the major armies had huge conscript armies that weren't maintained in peacetime. In order to mobilize such large masses rail was the only available form of transport. Rail required schedules that [more]

Thu Jan 15

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wittgenstein replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:57 PM

Re: Interesting sub-topics

what Canucks do with our relatively small amount of waste, bet we get it done long before y'all sort out the politics?



Tim:
Don't recall where I heard this, but....

I also believe y'all don't waste a bunch of [more]

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wittgenstein replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:35 AM

Re: Switzerland exits the euro zone

*I'm pretty sure we'll never get around to visiting Davos or St. Moritz, since we're not likely to receive an invitation to the World Economic Forum and, unfortunately, my legs won't let me snow ski any more.

If anyone is in that [more]

Tue Jan 13

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wittgenstein replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 9:08 PM

Re: Oil and BNSF

This important thread seems to be out on Route 66 sort of desperately hitchhiking. It needs to be picked up by someone with some pretty heavy computing power.

There's gotta be an answer in there, someplace, but YT was an English [more]

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wittgenstein replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:34 AM

Re: More details on Paris attack and aftermath

But it's quite revealing what's important to the liberals in America, and what's not important. When you look at the ugliness of what their snickering about, maybe then you'll question their other stated beliefs as [more]

Sun Jan 11

Wed Jan 7

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wittgenstein replied to the Value Hounds board. 11:54 AM

Re: Oil Price History

And that, in a nutshell, is why I'm heavily invested in oil companies and the oil service industries......$30 oil??? That train left the station decades ago.

And that in another nutshell is why I like to read posts by [more]

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wittgenstein replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:51 AM

Re: Terrorism In Paris

I hope to see Obama and Congress take strong steps condemning this

Not to worry. Obama will blow up the Ka'Bah any day now.

Mon Jan 5

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wittgenstein replied to the Falling Knives board. 3:31 PM

Re: FKA: SEC

That's OK. When I say the title, I thought maybe the Securities and Exchange Commission had closed

Shuda known : )

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wittgenstein replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 8:04 AM

Re: A new Singapore Data Centre REIT

Anyone have the name or SP ticker symbol of this REIT? Can't seem to find it on Bloomberg.

TIA

jz

Sun Jan 4

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wittgenstein replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 11:44 PM

Re: Question On Selling BRK.B

Sorry, you can only recommend a post to the Best of once.

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wittgenstein replied to the Value Hounds board. 9:53 AM

Re: Poll: re: Soycapital/Seadrill

I should have added the obvious... that much more information and speculation about JF/Troim goings-on can be gotten by Googling Troim

jz

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wittgenstein replied to the Value Hounds board. 9:39 AM

Re: Poll: re: Soycapital/Seadrill

You need to be objective and honest with yourself and in your assessment of SDRL so as to avoid making a second mistake. If need be, let some time pass before doing anything to allow your emotions to subside. Time heels all wounds, they say. If [more]

Sat Jan 3

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wittgenstein replied to the Value Hounds board. 12:21 PM

Re: Poll: re: Soycapital/Seadrill

I once had an affiliation with an investment group that included some Fredricksen acquaintances and took positions in group entities. I watched sort of from the sidelines as they picked from group companies. Only put money into one, which was SFL, [more]

Thu Jan 1

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wittgenstein replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:47 PM

Re: METAR Contest 2015

BIP would fit the METAR criteria

OK. Flip 'em Hohum! That with which I don't understand I shall never quarrel !

jz

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wittgenstein replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:23 AM

Re: METAR Contest 2015

Hohum

EPD

BIP

THANKS
jz

Wed Dec 31

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wittgenstein replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:31 AM

Re: Concierge care for the masses

In your place, I would ask, "Is my situation unstable? What might happen if I extend the time between visits? How do you intend to tweak my treatment if you see changes?"

Like working as a bank teller and asking the [more]

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