Topic Archives: Enron

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    Travis: Kudos for selling part of the position when things looked good and for sticking to stop loss discipline for the ...

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    I'm a veteran of market newsletters, from the days before the Internet, when everything arrived via snail mail and trad...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I don't think I've ever heard that accusation (that Stansberry picked Enron mid-collapse, right before the SEC opened an...

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    I gave up believing ANYTHING that Porter Stansberry says. In September/ October of 2001, he was touting ENRON as " Th...

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    I stopped reading ANYTHING Porter Stansbury said after he touted the ONLY investment you needed to own was ENRON (about...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    Man after my own heart, eyedoc. My blood simmered over with the ridiculous advent of Oracea, an egregious gesture of pha...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    Agree....and major shenanigans with biotech Aveo where he did epic idiotic things like promo'ing the company and talking...

  • JohnM

    Alan, I share your frustration, but this is not a "paid for" report, he didn't commission it, and he didn't control when...

  • SoGiAm

    $VRX NO position - Here is a fun chart of market caps and value loss. Enron, Worldcom and Valeant: https://pbs.twimg.c...

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    Pre-established financial plan. Triggers were met so an automatic sale was generated. We do not know the specifics of th...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    Sam managed nearly to bring down MD Anderson Cancer Center around 2001 because of his close relationship with Anderson f...

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    Gilead is on the cusp of a public relations debacle perhaps as big as Enron though it's anything but fishy finances so i...

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    Thanks for the words of wisdom, arch1. If referring to how many shares to buy to be able to buy the jag, it was my very ...

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    Great discussion on how Theranos and Holmes suck on CNBC Power Lunch right now. 3 panelists all discussing how it's sci...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    HA ha ha.....just one more scandal for MD Anderson and its expletive deleted president Ronald de Pinho. Being a scam art...

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    The next "Exxon" ?? Was that a typo ?? I think he meant ENRON. Trav-I don't where find the time for such insightful a...

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    My biggest turkeys have been shorts, and the worst of the lot has been TSLA, Tesla, which goes to show that some turkeys...

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    Any thoughts about Jim Rickards august 2015 teaser "The Biggest Accounting Hoax Since Enron"? He is projecting a time ...

  • Gui_

    VRX: " The Enron of pharmaceuticals" Stocks Surrender Gains as Healthcare Sector Weighs By MT Newswires, Octob...

  • Anamorph

    Thanks Jo! I am of course not implying that this is an Enron type scam (nor are you) but I do think we have to be caref...

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    Amen, Anamorph. About 15 years ago, I had a quite similar situation with having knowledge about a company associated wit...

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    I've never made the assumption that reverting to a mean is something individual stocks do. Wish I'd saved my Enron cert...

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    Well in some cases yes and most cases no. Even the relatively short history of biotech is replete with cases of charlata...

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    Don't feel so bad about those sales, fellow gummies. Here's what would have really happened (NOT NECESSARILY IN TRUE...

  • Dr. KSS, MD PhD

    The three strongest biotech boards I know of are GILD, CLDN and Alkermes, and I am long all three. I think it is key tha...

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    Never, ever, ever, ever did I think of Enron as a "blue chip." I can't tell you how many clients I talked OUT of getti...

  • Myron Martin, Special to Stock Gumshoe

    Agree with you Robert, best to be positioned BEFORE the official announcement, you can miss out on major profits by bein...

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    I don;t know how far back you go with this guy but he was hooked up with another newsletter a Dr. leab or someth...

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    Whatever stock you pick, don't put all of your eggs in one basket. Today's Microsoft coudl become tomorrow's Enron. Mo...

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    When Kinder lost his opportunity to become CEO of Enron and left, his advice to one of the disillusioned people left beh...

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    We all have short term memory deficit. Not long ago when another Macquarie stock was compared as Aussie's Enron. ...

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    I for one would not necessarily take comfort from the fact that Deloitte are the chosen auditors for CCME. Auditing f...

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    Its a great story that that could turn out very well for those with a little "faith". When I compare to Enr...

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    It's not safe to invest your hard-earned cash in some company that has no oversight. And again if you look at what Enro...

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    Yea, I'm a "Charter" member of the MDCP, frustrated as anyone about how very poorly their recommendations have performed...

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    Re: Utility Forecaster I'm a 10 year subscriber, and I like those reco's most of the time. I've made $ on even Enron, b...

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    I have read Stephen Leeb's basic newletters for a long time. Now I can't find any of my old issues - before "The Comple...

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    I find Navellier to be a bit of a putz. He claims early discovery of growth situations in their infancy, but in fact us...

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    Can you say Enron? Too large for Aussie regulators to get a handle on. W.B. says if you don't understand it..............

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    You're right, sorry -- that's definitely an exaggeration on my part. KMP's predecessor was Enron Liquids Pipeline -- t...

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    Hey Gumshoe, I know these MLPs quite well. Just a correction KMP was not born out of the wreckage of Enron. Richard K...

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    Clearly I'm talking to the walking brain dead, ever hear of ENRON and the dozens of other corporate cancers? or the tril...

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    Calpine is also a supplier of Geothrmal energy. It is an electric Utility which got into trouble over its entanglement w...

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    Does anyone know if Enron had DRIPs? If so they would be a definate model to watch out for!...

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    As someone who provides information to women investors, I always include the ethical considerations involved in companie...

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    I've been invested in MLP's for the past seven years and they have all been been good to fantastic (except for the one t...

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