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I am not sure how this thread will fly. On my laptop, I have Windows 10. Every time Microsoft issues an update, the sound on Yahoo Finance and YouTube videos, and I am sure there are others, fails. I am tired of reloading speaker drivers and spending a few hours trying to fix it. I […]

I have accounts at TD Ameritrade and Fidelity and was disappointed with the news of the proposed merger of TD Ameritrade with Charles Schwab, TD’s website and trading platform, in my opinion, are excellent. I have never had any problems with my account or trading executions. I was wondering how others feel about this. If […]

I have had it up to here with all this discussion about ’the wall’ . Here is my proposal: Why not have an assessment to pay for the wall. There are 15 million taxpayers that earn over $100,000 per year. An assessment of $400 each for taxpayers in this category times 15 million equals 6 […]

Not many clues; which company is this? The best biotech investors consistently reap gigantic profits by recognizing true potential earlier and more accurately than anyone else. Let me cut right to the chase. There is a product in development that will revolutionize not just how we treat a common chronic illness, but potentially the entire […]

I just cannot understand why people have debit cards? With a credit card purchase, you get a minimum extra 30 days to pay. A debit card is paid immediately via a direct link to your bank account; how secure is that? Now there is another disadvantage coming from the Target breach ; ”JPMorgan Chase & […]

Today I watched a CNBC video with famous investor Leon Cooperman as a guest. He was asked ’what is he buying?’. Two of the new names he mentioned were ”Monetize” a mobile wallet company, and ”Technique” an LNG construction company. They didn’t give the stock symbols, so I had to do some gumshoeing to figure […]

A writer on Seeking Alpha (name not given) was going to take his profits on GOOG and buy VXX in this article, dated March 7,2013. http://seekingalpha.com/article/1257061-i-took-profits-on-google-should-you?source=yahoo Since I own GOOG, I was curious about VXX. This is the S & P 500 VIX short-term futures ETN (exchange traded note) issued by Barclays iPath on January […]

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On Fool's "Small-cap Canadian stock is about to 'catch on fire' as it takes on The Trade Desk..."

Travis will be taking the whole family out to dinner. Trade Desk is up almost 100 points after hours![...]

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On Trade Notes: Buying on a Bad Day

Vintee786: there are 18 stocks in your list. It would take Travis probably 8 to 12 days to research them. Why don’ t you give us a brief synopsis of each one with reasons why you like them.[...]

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On Stutman's "#1 Stock of This Generation"

This sounds similar to the company Travis reviewed on Sept 19, 2018 , resTORbio (#TORC). https://www.stockgumshoe.com/reviews/oxford-income-letter-the/can-you-earn-huge-royalties-from-the-fountain-of-youth-drug-marc-lichtenfeld-says-was-discovered-on-east[...]

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On What's Empire's "Buy This SPAC on October 8" Pitch About? Enrique Abeyta says it's a "Pre-IPO deal that could make you 25 times your money"

Wow, I can't win; I am losing plenty on my short sales and now I am even losing points on Stock Gumshoe![...]

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On What's Empire's "Buy This SPAC on October 8" Pitch About? Enrique Abeyta says it's a "Pre-IPO deal that could make you 25 times your money"

Funny off topic Correction: Do not let Covid dominate your *death*,” Dr. Jeremy S. Faust, an emergency medicine physician at Brigham and Women’s, wrote in response to the president’s tweet telling people not to let the virus “dominate” their li[...]

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On Update on "Moore's Law is Dead in the Water" -- Chris Wood teases "109X" gains from a Shorted Stock

If you are a paying member, Travis talks about this in his Friday File of Sept 11, 2020[...]

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On Friday File: "Pre-IPOs" and some Real Money Portfolio updates

Wow that is one volatile stock! Down 21% today at$39.00. I guess you can start patting yourself on the back again.[...]

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On Friday File: "Pre-IPOs" and some Real Money Portfolio updates

Hi Travis Re #SFIX, You mentioned this '(I also have some short-term bets on both puts and calls for SFIX, since I think there’s a good chance that investors will react big to the next quarter one way or the other)'. I see a call posted dated 8/20/2020 i[...]

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On Friday File: Overvalued Holds (and a Sell), plus more Video Games

More info https://www.cnbc.com/2020/08/24/unity-s-1-ipo-filing-drops.html[...]

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On Friday File: Overvalued Holds (and a Sell), plus more Video Games

bunion132 it looks interesting and the good news is that it’s losing money so the ‘momentum’ crowd will be all over it. Here’s the link for those interested; https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1810806/000119312520227862/d908875ds1.htm[...]

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On Friday File: Overvalued Holds (and a Sell), plus more Video Games

Tankiki if this helps, I received the email for the trade note on September 2 so I don’ t think it’s a problem on Travis’ end. Note that he didn’t sell his entire position only 15 percent[...]

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On What's "The 20X Weight Loss Drug?" Looking into Lashmet's New Teaser Pitch for Stansberry Venture Technology

Hi Elaine; Travis is one step ahead of you; here https://www.stockgumshoe.com/reviews/technology-profits-confidential/whats-this-apple-fi-business-from-ray-blanco/[...]

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On Update on "Moore's Law is Dead in the Water" -- Chris Wood teases "109X" gains from a Shorted Stock

When you say ‘following’, does that mean you have bought shares?[...]

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On Brown's "6G" Tease -- Most Powerful Tech Company, Plus a "Backdoor Play" to Profit

Hi Tom I am not too familiar with synthetics but it sounds like your technique uses options only. This is slightly different than the information given on Investopedia. A synthetic put occurs when you are short the stock and buy an ‘in the money’ long [...]

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On Friday File: A Light Trim for the Flyboys?

I got nervous and sold Fastly #FSLY at $82.50 near the end of today's trading. Now is probably a good time for everyone to jump in and buy, if everything goes as planned whenever I sell.[...]

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On Eric Fry's "Secret Behind the Coming 50X Gold Bull Market"... explained

Even Vivian was amazed ' but I certainly did not get as much information from my broker as I got here'.[...]

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On Can we "Make 611% Scaring off Amazon and Apple?"

Found another one here: https://www.stockgumshoe.com/2019/09/friday-file-two-new-small-cap-buys-in-hated-businesses-two-partial-big-tech-sales/[...]

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On Can we "Make 611% Scaring off Amazon and Apple?"

@Lewis B I think it was the Motley Fool on 3/2/2020 Travis reviewed here: https://www.stockgumshoe.com/reviews/motley-fool-ipo-trailblazers/are-the-fools-fazer-stocks-the-next-faang/ But, I seem to remember an earlier one, possibly in 2019.[...]

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On Friday File part 1: "Accidental Discovery" and a 10-Cent Stock?

Hi Travis; Thank you for Fastly #FSLY another rocket that you bought in the Real Money Portfolio. I hope I am not putting the curse on it, but I purchased it on 4/20/2020 at $25.15 and today it is around $86.00 for a fantastic gain of 242% in a little over[...]

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On Will "The Edge Eat The Cloud?" What's being teased by IPO Insider?

Hi Travis; minor typo in the write-up 'but AKAM, LLNW, FSLY and CDN would make up most of the list for the “pure play”. CDN should be NET.[...]

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