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Wither MFC Industrial(MIL)?

Anyone in Gumshoe land have a clue about why MIL has been taking ye olde nose dive lately? The company released this statement 2 days ago- NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — MFC Industrial Ltd. ( MIL ) (”MFC” or the ”Company”) announces that it is not aware of any material adverse developments relating […]

buying MIL?

I bought some MFC Industrial (MIL) a while ago at around $8 , & I’m tempted to pick up some more now that it’s down to about $7.50. But I’m getting a bit spooked because virtually every analyst opinion I read is either sell or strong sell. Any irregular thoughts on whether this is a […]

Foreign settlement fees?

I’m a fairly new irregular & have a question. STTYF was down to $1.63 today,& I decided to jump in. When I went to purchase shares through my Fidelity account, I was surprised to see they were tacking on an estimated $50 ”foreign settlement fee”. I have bought SAND several times through them & never […]

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On Stutman's "New 5G technology will soon be available to every American household" Pitch
It is truly amazing to me that so few people actually bother to read things in their entirety these days.[...]
On Stutman's "New 5G technology will soon be available to every American household" Pitch
Anti-Trump? Anti-Fox? How do you construe that from what Travis wrote? More than a bit over defensive.[...]
On Friday Unlock Bonus: "Bud Takes Over Tiny Pot Stock?"
Since our Pres. is obviously a man of true, heartfelt convictions that is not easily swayed & almost always follows through on his very firm policy statements, I wish you luck. Way too risky for me @ this time.[...]
On Cabot says "$38 Biotech Doubler to Hit $80: Buy Now" -- what is it?
Playing in the biotech sector is far from my idea of excitement thank you very much! :-)[...]
On Cabot says "$38 Biotech Doubler to Hit $80: Buy Now" -- what is it?
My experience with Zafgen & a few other stocks has convinced me that the biotech sector is much too risky for a retiree like myself.[...]
On Deciphering Ray Blanco's "Stockchain" pitch about the "Wyoming Stock Exchange"
Interesting article about cryptocurrencies in this month's Smithsonian Magazine - https://www.smithsonianmag.com/innovation/founding-fathers-money-problems-bitcoin-180968393/[...]
On Magic Metal! What's "The $2 Billion Commodities Play Nobody's Talking About?"
By all means, stockpile food & weapons & huddle in the basement - or even better your fallout shelter - to await the end. "Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they're not out to get you!"[...]
On Rickards: "This $0.70 Crypto Game Changer Could Make You a FORTUNE in 2018… Starting Next Monday"
Interesting article in today's NY Times about Bitcoin & cryptos... https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/22/insider/bitcoin-cryptocurrency-digital-reporting.html[...]
On Casey's "5 Tiny 'Pot' Stocks Set to Soar in 2018 Pot Boom" teased in "Become a Marijuana Millionaire in 2018"
I agree with you about states rights & devoting real attention to the opioid disaster , but as long as he is in office there is the potential for problems causing additional sector volatility that as a retiree I'm not willing to accept. He is a complete hy[...]
On Casey's "5 Tiny 'Pot' Stocks Set to Soar in 2018 Pot Boom" teased in "Become a Marijuana Millionaire in 2018"
I'll start considering investing in weed-related stocks when Jeff Sessions is gone....[...]
On What's Navellier's "Crytpocurrency Master Key" -- is it "the "Holy Grail of cryptocurrency investing?"
Very well put Travis. I sat on the sidelines during the tech bubble & will do the same here. Time will tell....[...]
On What's Navellier's "Crytpocurrency Master Key" -- is it "the "Holy Grail of cryptocurrency investing?"
VERY interesting article about Bitcoin by Robert Shiller in the NY Times. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/12/15/business/bitcoin-investing.html[...]
On Friday File: Bitcoin, Volatile Week, Two Sells and a Buy
VERY interesting article about Bitcoin by Robert Shiller in the NY Times. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/12/15/business/bitcoin-investing.html[...]
On Digging into Personal Finance's "Does the Government Owe You An Extra $1,003 a Month in Benefits" pitch
Because of the first amendment & the fact that there really is a sucker being born every minute! :-)[...]
On Angel's "World's First Trillionaires Will Come From THIS" pitch, detangled
Took a position in Intel in 2010, up about 77% as of today. I can find nothing all that compelling about XLNX to convince me to jump in at these prices.[...]
On Could this "Secret IPO Crush Comcast and DirecTV?"
Took a small position in GSVC last spring, down 9% as of today. I've learned the value of patience, & I've also learned it can bite you in the posterior![...]
On What's the "Jupiter Engine" Being Teased by the Oxford Club?
I picked up some shares when Morningstar upped it to a 5 star stock a few weeks ago. Of course they made their bad earnings & dividend cut announcement not long after I bought it! Oh well, I've done very well with almost all the 5 star stocks I've boug[...]
On What’s New this Summer?
I was having a physical when I was 48 years old & asked my doctor if I should have a PSA test. He basically said that although I was on the young side to have one, he was doing blood work anyway so what the heck. It came back with a reading of 5.3 &am[...]
On Friday File: Stephen Leeb's "$20,000 Gold" Pick, plus Three Sells and a Buy in my Real Money Portfolio
Thanks for the update. Just another roll of the dice for me, see which way the proverbial cookie crumbles on this one![...]
On Friday File: Stephen Leeb's "$20,000 Gold" Pick, plus Three Sells and a Buy in my Real Money Portfolio
Here's Morningstar's take on Qualcomm from 7/19 , I'm hanging in there.... "Qualcomm reported solid fiscal third-quarter results despite a host of ongoing legal challenges related to its licensing business, QTL, and its pending acquisition of NXP Semicondu[...]

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