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Started investing at 12.  25+ years on Wall Street. 

Expert in value investing, growth, technical analysis, and options trading/ selling volatility. Managed two successful hedge ... more


E GNC:  Strategic Fit For Amazon Or Wal-Mart
While GNC Holdings's stock is not attractive to value investors at this level, there are opportunities to profit in GNC. Debt is an issue, but the brand is valuable and would make a strategic fit with Amazon.
Fear Vs. FANGs
So much has changed over the past 2 days. Changing market psychology. GS: Goldilocks is over Anger at downgrades.
Dillard's: Getting Paid To Wait
Dillard's is attractive based on all of the important metrics that smart value investors like David Einhorn look for: earnings, low p/e, stock buybacks, solid free cash flow, in a stock and sector that is out of favor with investors.
E Missed Opportunities Hurt Performance For Buffett
Mr. Buffett missed incredible opportunities during the financial crisis. As a value investor with ample liquidity, Mr. Buffett had the opportunity to create exceptional returns for his shareholders. This missed opportunity still weighs on returns.
E It's Happening Again: When Media Loves Investing, Investors Should Worry
The recurrence of media popularity of hedge funds, investing and Wall Street is an ominous sign.
Lessons On Investing From Bill Belichik And The NFL Draft
It's a difficult market due to the premium valuations we see. This market requires discipline to wait for better opportunities. Due to the Fed intervention in the market, assets are fully valued.


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Profit On Genworth Deal Uncertainty
7 months ago

Thx joe.

The recommendation wasn't to buy the stock. The buyout has already been announced.

Good luck to you

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Profit On Genworth Deal Uncertainty
8 months ago

Thank you Susan, Kurt, and Gary. Appreciate it. 馃憤

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Hedge Fund CIO: "Expect Enormous Losses In The Next Correction As There Is No Price Discovery In Index Investing"
8 months ago

The article is basically about the view from someone named VICE, and there is no attribution.

Who is VICE? Might be helpful. Certainly interesting views. And I agree w most of it.

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Merging Two Iconic Brands: Goldman, Sachs And American Express
Combining these two Icnonic brands makes sense for a number of reasons.  The emerging company would be able to achieve true organic growth.  A higher p/e of the combined company would create value for shareholders and a higher share price. 

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