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Several folks have requested an ”Options 101” idea. I’m guessing the Prof might be picturing the workload of actually teaching a real semester course! (I for one, might be willing to pay separately for such a course. Anybody else?) Alternately, we could try a much smaller workload model, a thread of single individual questions. Let’s […]

I’d be interested to hear your opinion about any fundamentals that could be sleuthed out, of Luckin Coffee (LK). I do realize that finding any REAL info might be impossible, just now…

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On "How Did a Tiny, $20 Million Startup Make Tesla’s Entire Product Line Obsolete?" -- What's the tiny electric motor stock teased by Alex Koyfman?

For splitting water into hydrogen and oxygen , you HAVE TO provide outside energy from somewhere - it's not free.[...]

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On Friday File: Buys on the Edge, plus a look at Dividend Growth and Compounding

Me too. Plus their product keeps getting more and more cumbersome to use (noticed on the occasions when i "have to" use it, for outside reasons).[...]

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On Friday File: A Hodgepodge of Earnings

Me too![...]

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On Pot Buyout Targets teased in Mengel's "Who's Buying Weed" pitch (part 1)

Re iam4rams, above: Moosehead boss man said '...we felt very comfortable as a team walking away from the testing that it lived up to the claims of fast onset/offset.' Reminds me of how C.Chong once said "Oh, wWOWw, Mann!""[...]

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On Eric Fry's "Secrets of the Richest Zip Code" Teaser Picks

Also, William, it is clear that you reject the common advice of "don't try to time the market." My suggestion is to reconsider that. While not as exciting or "sexy", the buy-and-hold strategy does tend to pay off better, year after year. A financial adviso[...]

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On What's "The One-Hour Fix for Memory Loss?"

The level of detail (and therefore length) of the article was good, in my opinion.[...]

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On Competing with Beijing's Death Star -- What's "The Laser Defense Firm That Will Let You Retire Early"

"...those actually desirous of peace" - strongly agreed! Let us not shoot our goal in the foot by funding (nor profiting from) the opposite.[...]

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On Competing with Beijing's Death Star -- What's "The Laser Defense Firm That Will Let You Retire Early"

Looks like the Wealth Warrior found a good portion of his 'science-y bits' in a Popular Mechanics article - not exactly a bastion of peer reviewed high technological understanding... https://www.popularmechanics.com/military/weapons/a28916407/china-laser-c[...]

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On What's Bonner's "FDA Fast Tracks $6.8 Billion Miracle Antibiotic" pitch about?

Oooo, i gott'a join THIS game! i LOVE U.S. geography! Been through there enough times, but never lived there. A favorite story is when i had to spend a weekend in a tiny berg farther NorthWest. Trying to look it up, from map memory. Maybe Drury, or Charle[...]

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On What's Bonner's "FDA Fast Tracks $6.8 Billion Miracle Antibiotic" pitch about?

I noticed that “antibacterial infections" too![...]

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On Investigating Mampilly's "Battery Breakthrough of the 21st Century" Teaser Pitch

Thanks for mentioning reality! I had an awful cringe too - and only read the brief excerpts.[...]

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On Investigating Mampilly's "Battery Breakthrough of the 21st Century" Teaser Pitch

U forgot to mention that it's guaranteed to Skyrocket![...]

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On What's the $6 Stock Pitched by Jeff Brown for the "#1 Tech Pick of the Decade: The 'C-V2X' Revolution?"

That problem is deeply rooted in the intractable Laws of Physics (shorter wavelength scatter more). So no matter how clever a gadget we invent, Physics still holds sway.[...]

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On Microblog: The Crisis That No One’s Talking About… JUSTIN SPITTLER APRIL 14, 2020

Boy, i guess THAT sure was an invitation to have his teaser inspected![...]

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On Updated Look: Leeb's "Devastating 5G Flaw Exposed" Teaser Pitch

Bangkok ? You're not the same Monty who was working on a large cat in drydock, while I helped work on a neighbor's ketch - outside of Kuala Lumpur a few years ago -- perchance?[...]

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On What's Whitney Tilson's "TaaS?" He says "It could put up to an extra $5,600 back in your pocket each year"

Looking at autonomous vehicles from a computer-design point of view, we have to try for absolute zero accidents (an impossibility), to defend ourselves from a lawsuit-happy society, looking for someone to sue. From a Highway Safety point of view, all they[...]

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On Thinkolating on Oxford Club's "The Three Biggest Winners of the Coronavirus Recovery"

And now I have a question for Travis, too: Please give us a little discussion on how you go about choosing a strike price, when you purchase an option.[...]

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On Thinkolating on Oxford Club's "The Three Biggest Winners of the Coronavirus Recovery"

I had some difficulty looking that one up, too. It's an option: [Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities] One good dictionary is here: https://www.investopedia.com/financial-term-dictionary-4769738[...]

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On Microblog: Luckin Coffee (LK)

Thanks for the response. Pretty much what i expected. I had already nibbled a few weeks back - the Foole was pushing them pretty hard. Now my few shares are down enough that i wouldn't get much benefit from selling 'em. So I think I'll hang on, instead, an[...]

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On A "Rule Breaker" and some "Cloud Disruptors"... A Smorgasbord of "Secret" Fool Picks

Orange?[...]

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