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The “Pfizer of Weed?!?

Another day, another email from Outsider Club. This one trumpets the ”Pfizer of Weed”, which offers 10X returns. I wonder which stock it is. Because of the online miracle known as Stock Gumshoe, I figure Travis and the Thinkolator can tease this one out, and save us Irregulars and patsies a whole lot of money […]

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On "Alpha Contracts" -- Agora hints, "Could It Really Be This Easy to Collect $5,092 a Month?"
Hey, Travis, I hope your vacation was enjoyable; I took a lot of time off this year, though it had more to do with a bad post-operative course than a vacation. But I digress. I saw this pitch also, and I had pretty much figured out the same thing as you. B[...]
On Sjuggerud's "Favorite Way to Profit from Trump's 'Trade War'"
I made a good profit on Tencent months ago, and bailed while I had my 20% gain (that took only a few months to get). Lost money on Baidu; I won't touch China stocks much. A good friend who works for a Chinese-owned tech company in North Andover, MA, a smal[...]
On Ketamine: Menace or Miracle?
I detect yet another miracle drug that ends up being fodder for lawyer ads during Judge Judy, you know, the kind where a voice says, Did you take ketamine and then your ears fell off, you may be entitled to COMPENSATION!!!" Call 1-800-BAS-TARD and a spokes[...]
On Updated: Can Americans now collect "Federal Rent Checks?"
Now Dent research is getting into the same teaser pitch, but broadening the scope to, apparently, include REITs in other-than-government properties. The basic premise is OK, but, if these things yield approx. 8%, you'd have to have at least $1 million inve[...]
On Explaining Kent Moors' "Mysterious Powder" that he says could create a "new generation of millionaires on November 1"
"Mysterious powder", eh? Could be what Kent Moors is putting up his nose....[...]
On Microblog: STeve Sjuggerud‘s melt-up event
I was there. It is GLUU. And, so far, it's been a winner. SO FAR.[...]
On Sleuthing Altucher's "Electronic Police" Pitch -- Gains Coming November 13?
This is America, folks. If you want to live where there are no more mass shootings, screw Altucher, move to Lapland.[...]
On Updated: Can Americans now collect "Federal Rent Checks?"
Add the guys from Dent Research to this list of hucksters but they pitch it with slightly different wording. They call it "being a Virtual Landlord". I'm starting to get really disappointed in Harry Dent and his Cosa Nostra of investment people. This is a [...]
On Leeb says, "At $2 a Share, Our Hero Company is an Absolute Steal Right Now"
I'm sure there are better copper, and other commodity, stocks. Steve Sjuggerud has a better batting average. But I gotta give you much credit for the line, "If you don’t like it, I’ll give you more of it!” That's a lot like my North Carolina lottery[...]
On Magic Metal! What's "The $2 Billion Commodities Play Nobody's Talking About?"
Jeezus, this Navellier guy pops up everywhere, like Eggo waffles. But not nearly as reliable, even if slathered with syrup. Now he's in with stansberry selling a $1995 newsletter peddling the usual crap. I'm a Stansberry Alliance member, since this newslet[...]
On "By March 19, 2019 Donald Trump Could 'Reboot' the U.S. Dollar" sez Jim Rickards
Much like the groovy religious guys (with apologies to Frank Zappa and L. Ron Hoover) that periodically predict the "End of the World". All variations of the same stuff dropping out of the backs of cattle.[...]
On What's the "Marked Stock" for an August 1 surge?
Here we are, a year after this particular article was done, and I got the exact same email from these clowns. They sure are good at writing these things. I'll have you know that anytime I get one of these pitches that sound good, I come to this website [...]
On What's the "Marked Stock" for an August 1 surge?
Better to spend that $1750 at a reasonably priced bar and grill. Then, you get a full belly and a buzz, far more reliable than risking $$$ on speculative stocks or anything from Agora, and far more satisfying.[...]
On Microblog: Project Prophesy- at least Jim Rickards stopped calling for the death of the dollar. But I just listened to a long winded
Let me throw in my thanks to all who came before me and exposed (or should I say de-classified) this Jim Rickards guy as the BS artist he probably is. I read the whole transcript and figured out that he was selling an options scanning service, so, being an[...]
On Alex Green's "No. 1 Stock in 2019" -- $3 "Single Stock Retirement Plan" trading under a "Secret Name"
I suppose that you could retire on this one stock if you: 1) buy 500,000 shares now then sell them in a few years and, 2)live in a rusty old trailer. *sigh*, just another bull&%$# teaser.[...]
On What the heck are "Alpha Contracts?" Can you really "Lock in $52,000 with just 4 clicks of the mouse?"
Whoo boy,ya gotta have some big brass ones to start monkeying around with junk bonds, or even anything BBB rated these days. As soon as the Fed ratchets up interest rates, whatever you're holding will become virtually worthless overnight. Of course, Zack S[...]
On Looking into Sjuggerud's ad: "Stocks That Nearly Every Wall Street Firm Will be Forced to Buy at 3:59pm on May 31"
As a subscriber to Sjuggerud's newsletters, he's definitely pushing KBA, and Ping An. Taking their advice, I have shares of KBA and Tencent, and you probably should as well. Naspers should also do well over time. But all of these are long positions, so I w[...]
On What's "The Netflix of Medicine" Being Teased by Technology & Opportunity?
Being an optometrist, I know a lot of people will never give up the face-to-face encounter. In the eye care sphere, online refraction technology is coming. And there are a lot of stupid optometrists who think it will never be allowed to happen, but it will[...]
On Ask a Stupid Question...
I love the part of the world where you live. But, did you freeze your nads this winter? And, yeah, I'd like to know if Harsimran Singh is mostly bogus. I have his service, have done some of his wacky option trades, profited on some, others not so much.[...]
On Looking Out for Your Own Wellbeing
I'm an optometrist, sort of the PCP of eye care. In my practice, I take care of everything my patients need except surgery (due to statute, not knowledge). Some states, like Massachusetts, are so over-lobbied by specialist MDs that the optometrists there c[...]

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