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[Ed. note: Today we have another article from Jim Skelton, the Blind Squirrel, who writes to share what he learned about investing in his many years in the trenches as a financial advisor. He has agreed to our trading restrictions, the opinions he expresses are his own, and we haven’t reviewed, approved or screened his […]

[Ed. note: Today we have another article from Jim Skelton, the Blind Squirrel, who is sharing his experiences as a financial advisor with us. He has agreed to our trading restrictions, the opinions he expresses are his own, and we haven’t reviewed, approved or screened his ideas. His previous articles can be seen here.]  Hello, fellow […]

[Ed. note: Here is the next exciting installment from Jim Skelton, the Blind Squirrel, who is sharing his experiences as a financial advisor with us. As with all of our contributors, the opinions he expresses are his own, and we haven’t reviewed, approved or screened his ideas. His previous articles can be seen here.]  Greetings […]

[Ed. note: Here is our first article from Jim Skelton, the Blind Squirrel, who is writing about his experiences as a financial advisor. As with all of our contributors, the opinions he expresses are his own, and we haven’t reviewed, approved or screened his ideas.] Hello and welcome to all you citizens of the Gumshoe […]

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  • theblindsquirrel

    First, may I offer my sincere thanks for the the warm welcome I have received from many of you upon my return from hiber...

  • DrKSSMDPhD

    Well....paint me green and call me a cucumber! If it ain't Jim Skelton! How've you been keeping, Blind Squirrel? Nice to...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Sharon: You provide as concise a summary of what I believe would be the primary concerns of most of us that bought into ...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Off topic here, but wanted to commiserate with you re that lost article you are having to re-write. Been there, done tha...

  • DrKSSMDPhD

    I'm "permabull" on it for now because I feel it has higher MC's within easy reach. Would be interesting to get opinions ...

  • Jim Skelton

    Bob - Wow. I thought this thread was long dead and over. Looks as if I was wrong! Thanks for the reply, but I have bad ...

  • theblindsquirrel

    As always, beautiful work from a beautiful mind. I am constantly in search of medical device companies in which to posit...

  • Jim Skelton

    Dr. KSS: This is your friend Jim, The Blind Squirrel, bringing you good tidings and wishes for a most joyous and happy C...

  • DrKSSMDPhD

    Ben: I tend to agree money can be made in marijuana plays if chosen carefully. A shout-out to Jim Skelton, Blind Squ...

  • Jim Skelton

    David, like you, I rather imagine that the management of Stellar is a bit more than put off with this happening. It does...

  • Jim Skelton

    To All: The question is answered. The one about how far can this run. High today $2.38 Current price $1.78. Hope all...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Hello Fellow Gummies! Jim Skelton here, your resident "Blind Squirrel" and monthly contributor to the Gumshoe site. Thi...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Roger, you make a good point here, one that is often passed over. Using limit orders can make sense at times, keep you f...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Walter: Gotta say - one of the very best descriptions of anyone who strives and fails and keeps on striving to the ulti...

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    Thanks Travis. I have a watch list of companies who are said to be the leaders of the new wave internet of things. My ...

  • Jim Skelton

    DR., thank you for the comment. How in the world you find time to share all you do within your area of expertise, then s...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Very good question, thanks. I would suggest that everyone should always be skeptical of any financial suggestions or id...

  • Jim Skelton

    Hey Doc.. Really good, real-world, helpful stuff you have for us here. The comments on glucosamine answered a couple qu...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Very well said, Dr. Well said indeed. I now have two quite interesting and potentially profitable companies on my radar ...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Travis: I don't know about this "perfect stock" idea, but I do know this; your take here on the extreme caution investo...

  • theblindsquirrel

    To: Dr. KSS. et al: Jim Skelton here, "The Blind Squirrel" as some of you may know me. Like the good Doctor, I too am a...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Nope, haven't ever owned that one and I'm pretty skeptical of the valuation. Jim Skelton owned it for a while, don't kn...

  • theblindsquirrel

    DG Cannon: With all due respect, your thinking on this entire matter of lower priced stocks having an advantage in term...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Margaret; Thank you for that comment. Your description of getting the feeling of sitting on the porch with a friend and...

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    Some of you may have missed a thoughtful post by Jim Skelton, The Blind Squirrel. You can find it in the thread of comm...

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    Alan - post 23 -- I prefer all caps. For me, messages would be is much easier to read. I'm blind in one eye and ...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Dr. KSS .. Your compatriot and partner in crime for Stock Gumshoe, Jim Skelton, "The Blind Squirrel", here. Took me awhi...

  • theblindsquirrel

    I am not a tax advisor - so take this as simple info and not tax law or advice. Unless you violate the wash-sale rules, ...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Yep - you are right, Vincent. Sister Greed took me for that ride, but it's all on me. Some people say I'm half a nut any...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Bill .. gotta add this about "penny" stocks. Your implications is that none of them are worthwhile. Not true. Some, the ...

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    Does the Blind Squirrel still advise? I Googled but couldn't find a Jim Skelton. If yes, could you post an information l...

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    Jim Skelton likes acorns--maybe we need his read on this one! Acorn is certainly a highly speculative play at this poi...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Hey Myron - nice to hear from you! I truly do admire your work here and hope to measure up. If anybody ever calls the Bl...

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    Xencor has a very promising pipeline and is in my favorite field--immunology. There's an excellent article on Seeking Al...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Hey Myron, Jim Skelton here, the Resident Blind Squirrel of Gumshoeland. I've just read through your post and the commen...

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    Greetings to all Limpet Lovers, and best wishes for a happy and prosperous New Year! This is your resident Blind Squir...

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    ATTENTION ALL GUMSHOERS: YOUR RESIDENT BLIND SQUIRREL, JIM SKELTON, HERE WITH A MESSAGE THAT MAKES ME LOOK NOT ONLY BLIN...

  • Jim Skelton, The Blind Squirrel

    OK .. this hurts on several levels. But sometimes The Blind Squirrel ain't only blind but a bit stoopid as well. Here's ...

  • Jim Skelton, The Blind Squirrel

    AH: I hadn't thought of it as a "movie ending" but you're right, It was. A happy one for all. I hope no one thinks I ma...

  • Jim Skelton, The Blind Squirrel

    Addendum to the S/A comments: The title of the article is "Stellar Biotechnologies: Innovation, Experience, and Upside"....

  • Jim Skelton, The Blind Squirrel

    FINALLY!! RECOGNITION!! by Jim Skelton The Blind Squirrel At long last, Stellar Bio has attracted some attention. Tod...

  • Jim Skelton, The Blind Squirrel

    Decision time for John & Helen: yesterdays post continued .. by Jim Skelton The Blind Squirrel First, action with...

  • Jim Skelton, The Blind Squirrel

    "What a difference a day can make!" by Jim Skelton The Blind Squirrel OK then. The $1.50 support - "floor" if you wil...

  • Jim Skelton, The Blind Squirrel

    "If you like it at $1.60, what's wrong with $1.45?" by Jim Skelton The Blind Squirrel Hello AH - and anyone else payi...

  • Jim Skelton, The Blind Squirrel

    "These are the times that try mens souls" by Jim Skelton The Blind Squirrel I must admit it .. I had somewhat hoped...

  • Jim Skelton, The Blind Squirrel

    EPILOGUE TO A CRAZY DAY by Jim Skelton The Blind Squirrel Hello again Fellow Gumshoers and fans of Giant Keyhole Limp...

  • Jim Skelton, The Blind Squirrel

    Dennis: I'm thinking you've had one too many tokes of that medical weed you suggest Leo began. Don't get me wrong - I am...

  • Jim Skelton, The Blind Squirrel

    Greetings once again to the Gumshoe Nation in general and Stellar Biotechnologies c0-conspirators in particular! Jim Ske...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Hey Jana .. Yeah, still out here. Have almost posted up something or another several times over the past two weeks but...

  • theblindsquirrel

    My Mama used to tell me "Son, if you want your pancakes hot, you gotta get to the table early." She was right .. althoug...

  • theblindsquirrel

    To AH; I hope that neither you or anyone reading these musing I post think I am talking down to them when I get into w...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Epilogue to this early mornings (Tuesday) comments by Jim Skelton, the Blind Squirrel What a difference a day - or at ...

  • theblindsquirrel

    TO: AH - AND THE REST OF THE "STELLAR INVESTORS" COMMUNITY: FROM: JIM SKELTON, THE BLIND SQUIRREL AH: Thanks for the...

  • theblindsquirrel

    TRIP is the "Angies List" for travel info instead of home renovation or root canals. Expensive? Yes. Worth it? Yes - if ...

  • theblindsquirrel

    From The Blind Squirrel Jim Skelton First, this; I'll not venture a guess as to how far this current downdraft will go...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Herbert: Jim Skelton here, a/k/a "The Blind Squirrel." Thanks for the kind words about what you see from me from time t...

  • theblindsquirrel

    I'm thinking Vin Diesel has gotten involved here. It's nothing if not "Fast and Furious!" Seriously - I've not personal...

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    More great news for Stellar Biotech--read the latest blog by Jim Skelton on this site (search under Stellar or the word ...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Thought I'd wrap up my week with some honest revelations re my sale of SBOTF last Wednesday in hopes of picking it back ...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Jana: The "Aftermath" post I wrote was meant to be a one-off comment, not a thread to develop. Of course, people can ad...

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    Somewhere in all these posts I began to disclose my actual positions and actions regarding SBOTF. Earlier today I said I...

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    Wendesday, 12:00 PM Hello fellow Gumshoers. Couple ramblings: First, Jana - I'd be interested in you finding out what ...

  • theblindsquirrel

    I'm wondering if many people realize just what a "roller coaster" this action has been. Consider these facts: (1) The c...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Deborah, thanks for the blurb for us to stop already with the testosterone-fueled duels. This isn't the place for that w...

  • theblindsquirrel

    Just a note of congrats to those of you who are invested in Stellar that understood the market action due to the financi...

  • theblindsquirrel

    ALERT: IIroc has removed the trading halt on SBOTF. No news story has yet been released by the company to explain the r...

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