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    Thank you Travis -- You do have a calming way of cutting to the heart of the issue (which I greatly admire). However, th...

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    Thank you Travis, I've just had "The more I learn , the more I realise how much I don't know" moment but I do know enoug...

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    That's awful. You can file a complaint with your state Attorney General. You might consider doing so, as that extra le...

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    "...not using leverage, and that you’re therefore the captain of your own destiny," i LOVE it !...

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    Hello Marissa, the short answer is- it will cost you 10.04$ to buy NVTA at 55. so your breakeven is 65/ss on NVTA. This...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I see it on IB at SLAC U -- not sure why anyone else wouldn't. Sometimes searching by the name instead of the ticker (S...

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    IPOE.U and IPOE are the same company, but IPOE.U includes a partial warrant. Warrants can be redeemed for a share of st...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Yes, to all of those ideas. I’m overweight US stocks because that’s where I’ve found the best ideas, and because ...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Warrants are a result of the SPAC structure, they trade like stocks (usually the ticker just adds a “W” to the end f...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Have never looked at it before, but my first impression is that it’s probably wildly levered to Bitcoin as a Chinese ...

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    Incompetent market trade recommendations I purchased one-year subscription to "Andy Krieger’s Big Trades", on Feb. 25...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    One is the stock itself, the other is the "right" that was stapled to the SPAC -- the rights are leverage, sort of like ...

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    I only know of ProShares and Direxion leverage ETFs. Personally, I prefer the ProShares list of inverse and magnified ET...

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    That's a very thought provoking question. Are you looking for a "beginner" service; or you looking for a "blue collar, ...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    The daily nature of the matching results, combined with leverage and the cost of using derivatives and futures to create...

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    That's a riskier one with a lot more leverage -- from a quick glance it looks like they're closer to being a mortgage RE...

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    Thanks for the response, Travis! US-listed stocks being the lead for most of the "old world" SEs, options trading is ava...

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    It all depends on timing (when you buy). Perhaps right now likely not the best time to buy investment properties. I bou...

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    Hi Travis. I appreciate your annual review and have a question. I also purchased a bit of SPCEWS, same reason to be a ...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I haven’t written about that, I don’t think, but I expect “Cannabis Lots” are simply call options on cannabis-re...

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    ACV currently trading at 2.49% premium. The premium high was about 5.5% and low was -8.24% (That was probably Dec. las...

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    For a thinly traded crypto the newsletter buzz will create a pop, but if there's enough liquidity market forces will pre...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Short answer is "double leverage" -- you get the leverage to the gold price, but also leverage to exploration as more go...

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    This answer is leverage. Gold is up 18% YTD. RGLD is up 58%, FNV is up 40%, SAND is up 29%, etc....

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I expect all the tower stocks will do well, but prefer CCI for its better valuation and leverage to small cells and the ...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Haven’t looked at any of them recently. With closed-end funds I’d always look at expense ratio, leverage and discoun...

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    I also joined Money Calendar. You need. He states that most of his recommendations could make money. So if you only pick...

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    Have you traded REAL money yet..? What leverage do you trade in FOREX and what monies pair do you trade? ….....

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    HCHC has the highest ROEs of all companies in the Conglomerates industry. Breaking down the ROE, HCHC has a profit margi...

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    You don't take anyone's advice blindly, why would you do it here? I find that Brett "narrows the field" for me. I'll th...

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    Thanks. Was pretty sure. Still good salesmanship too leverage a company worth less than 2 billion for 5 hundred million ...

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    I'm surprised he's touting $680. Lee's trades in his own Smart Option Seller are almost exclusively selling extreme OTM ...

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    Travis, as always a thoughtful review. Based on your identification of HNHPF's dismal labor history and doubts about it ...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    That's an insane amount of diversification that's probably giving a false sense of security -- almost all bond investmen...

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    There otta be a law -- maybe there is and the SEC will come down on these smooth-talking con artists. They basically tr...

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    I signed up to one of Doug Caseys newsletters predicting gold would soar in april 208 because of some Amnesty in India, ...

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    Hi Jon, Thank you for your feedback. Foxconn will continue to invest in the research and development of new products,...

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    Facebook or Google could launch a competing service in two days, and leverage their existing global presence and clout, ...

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    I investigated that information regarding the Pittsburgh Project and came upon the company that may go public. It's cal...

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    This is paid advertisement not stock tips or anything based of financial truth don’t be confused or mistakenSmart Cann...

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    This is a copy of a response from Travis from a recent question regarding options. I think it's as good an explanation a...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Contract For Difference -- a derivative that provides leverage like options or futures... it's actually a type of future...

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    $PTNUF I was reading the HC comments night before last and saw many who are not happy with management, their transparen...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Unless you don't have to pay taxes, it gets tricky and is not necessarily worthwhile -- unless you can use a lot of leve...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Because relative to the underlying stock price, it's also the most expensive. Options provide leverage, and you get m...

  • SoGiAm

    "Our new approach will continue to leverage real world evidence and incorporate safeguards for safety and quality. We’...

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    Roberthebel - TRTC$ Terra Tech Corp. Provides Strategic Business Update for 2018 9 hours ago by Marketwire Companie...

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    What if it on the DL until closer to the election? Maybe more leverage in the campaign. Just a thought...

  • SoGiAm

    $TEUM - Pareteum Awarded $10 Million Contract from Established Carrier to Launch a Global MVNO NEW YORK, NEW YORK, Fe...

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    $TEUM - Pareteum Awarded $10 Million Contract from Established Carrier to Launch a Global MVNO NEW YORK, NEW YORK, Fe...

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    #Ionic Industries February Update: Research update, commercial products and industry outreach ...an update on all tha...

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    $margin Is there anyone incredibly patient out there? I applied for a margin account at IB, and was granted one. ...

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    Here are the Trump cabinet members and administration employees that have charges against them. This is the list so ...

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    Because I'm sharing facts vs. trying to pump a stock that was endorsed here? I beg to differ, some of the most intellige...

  • SoGiAm

    #RADIUM 170M folks in US exposed, 27 states exceed limits in #H20. https://www3.epa.gov/radtown/private-wells.html L...

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    Hi Agree took the bait after being offered the 10 double gainers and Kramer send emails saying sell now we have made 1...

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    Travis, One of the "brands" Disney will be able to leverage is the reuniting of the X-Men and Fantastic Four franchises...

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    yeah STOCK GUMSHOE!!! TTRAVIS KNOWS HIS S#%@ AND HE PRESENTS IT IN A "WHAT IF I WERE BUYING THIS" MANNER AND IN EVERYDAY...

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    $halo calls - here is what I have done, (thanks option trader and doc!) sell my Jan 19 25 calls. Use half of the procede...

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    Yes, I like Amir Adnani but do not have as strong a conviction about him as the others. My only U position is UEC and he...

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    We're up against the limit of the marginal utility of new debt, partly because the energy-cost of finding and extracting...

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    Hi niizajim, $HALO long call options - All valid points. It adds an element of complexity that you have not only have...

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    Interesting reminder of the CleanTeq proximity! And good timing on the call from Williamstown and you - from a low pric...

  • DrKSSMDPhD

    Hi: Thanks for asking. This calendar year burdened me like few life years have: a home in another state flooded, and the...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    They're in that "strategic review" process, and this is a very small company, so it could be just about anything. I hav...

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    $NoTicker Over the weekend I read everyone’s musings on ARTH with great interest and respect. It occurs to me t...

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    Still adds much value to AUPH's leverage at the eventual bargaining table. The 50-patient study will show off PK advanta...

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    $Halo - long Jan '19 calls with 30 strike; as stock moves up we gain unrealized profit and also lose leverage. Is there...

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    $CLTEQ - Clean TeQ Holdings Enhances cobalt leverage https://www.dropbox.com/s/3z7moa1ck0q3v12/Macquarie%20Resear...

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    I would love to hear you expound more on option strategies you use Helen. Options are intriguing way to increase your le...

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    Thanks, Griffin. Barras looks like is a very high leverage long shot. Because of the prices they have to have to ac...

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    The graphene application may be valid, but it is not here-and-now, or even next week. Long way to go before the winners ...

  • DrKSSMDPhD

    In follow on to redsox's comment, certainly $CELG is a premiere place to invest and behaves perennially like a good biot...

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    $AXON Not a problem... If I thought it was going to go 90, I'd be long... I'm not greedy here... just looking for a mom...

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    $PTNUF Platina Resources...Just my conjecture, but I still think there is behind-the-scenes negotiations with CleanteQ....

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    I like the MXIM story....very much. Also think you can buy 100 shares here with the idea of having another 400 or so (so...

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    They want 3000 for a "lifetime" subscription which only means that they will then come to pitch all the harebrained idea...

  • DrKSSMDPhD

    In the case of Aurinia and phase 2b vs 3, none of the sites participate but for more than one study. This would tend to ...

  • DrKSSMDPhD

    I think we'll have regular visitations from people who loathe what a good thing we have going here and how we get along,...

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    $BIOC: Share price rising: what would it look like? A razorblade. Since the introduction of BIOC on the board (smoke)...

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    $axsm - thanks for the in depth information and corrections. I will add it to my notes. Great question cleveland, would ...

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    Totally agree. When the upside is so great, is the downside less important? This is the greatest blog for high risk i...

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    OT- any good bullish plays you see on CUR or STML calls? They both have upcoming catalyst. If I remember correctly CUR w...

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    $BIOC - the Dec 17 $2.50 are $.20 bid and 160 traded at that price today. Unless one knows of a catalyst that could ca...

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    Alan haven't run the numbers to see if it's favorable at 5x leverage but my guess is that it would be better to have 5 o...

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    Option Trader, Am long APTO, but would appreciate your comments on my obese ow position in AUPH Oct 7.50 calls. Being...

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    Hey Glenn You got how it works. Great job !! I am using your summary and showing the Market Cap for each and the Bagger...

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    My understanding is that warrants are simply a right to acquire stocks at a certain price within a certain timescale,lik...

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    Glenn, you said "$CLRBZ ended up at the top because even though I assign a low Confidence Rating (2) the leverage per yo...

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    Hi Glenn I was wondering if you would emerge. Interesting. If you would post the bagger numbers I could comment but can...

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    $ALLTICKERS. Cleveland, here’s how I currently calculate the ‘ideal’ allocation for Doc’s long ideas. My actual ...

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    $SAND Sandstorm Gold...because of my long-term enthusiasm and supoort for Sandstorm, I think it ias important to share ...

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    $HALO Looking at leverage and risk in January 2019 calls, per $1000 invested: Leverage Buy 2.5 Jan'19 10's @ $4.00 -...

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    Interesting, wondering if there is an arbitrage opportunity here with these different exchanges. I'm guessing there are...

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    Just placed half of my Halo options trade . 25 strike for the '19. Plan on placing the the other half of the trade in '1...

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    Great work by Travis, as always, in sleuthing this to UPS. "Amazon needs UPS and FedEx, but it also has a lot of leve...

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    $APTO--Doc, you know how much you hold, and Helen, as a friend, can probably indicate to you how much she holds. Add tha...

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