Topic Archives: Lyft (LYFT)

Today I’ve got a new service to look at — it’s from Keith Schaefer, whose Oil and Gas Investments Bulletin we’ve covered a few times over the past decade or so… but this time he’s getting away from energy stocks with a service he calls Investing Whisperer (currently $999/yr for “charter members”). He has also […]

Wyatt Research is doing another “how to buy pre-IPOs” seminar that’s actually a hard sell for his Million Dollar Portfolio ($795/year), and this one’s built on the “get in early on Flipkart” idea. Flipkart, if you’re unaware, is the leading e-commerce brand in India — sort of like the “Amazon of India,” though it’s very […]

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    I was going to sign up for this newsletter yesterday, (only $49), but the re-up was a whole lot more , (close to $200)BU...

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    Apparently, H2 is still a product of fossil fuels as per experts to be competitive fuel. (Does not mean has to continue)...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    The economics are more likely to Create a profit than, say, Uber or Lyft in the next five years... but, of course, that ...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Indeed... and autonomous cars are really the only thing that gives Uber or Lyft any hope of scalability (they've already...

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    Thanks a lot for the insightful articles. I guess you buy S&P puts to hedge against a 20-30% stock market dip. Like you ...

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    Absolutely!! And, now, that GSVC has tumbled roughly 16% since its pre-IPO LYFT high of about $8.35, how does Ian's mis...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Interesting how much of this freaking out over LYFT is based not on the actual value of the company, but on whether the ...

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    LYFT is changing its name to DRYFT after its share price fell back below the ipo price on Day 1 of trading, today....

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Well whaddya know, just a couple days in and anyone can now buy LYFT at well below the $72 IPO price that people were ca...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    FYI, interesting piece in The Information today about which of the venture funders was earliest and/or most committed to...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Yes, Lyft has been pretty liquid for a while and has a bunch of backers who might benefit now, though IEP has a lot of l...

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    Pardon my ignorance on IPO’s, but… With my broker, participating in an IPO is NOT easy, as the requirements are stee...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Excellent point, should have mentioned Rakuten — they own about 12% of Lyft and have clearly gotten a boost from that ...

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    IEP has a nice investment in Lyft and Carl Icahn knows how to make money....

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    Great synopsis on Lyft IPO and impacts on existing shareholder funds. However, it is relevant to note that Rakuten, a J...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Not for me, but lots of people have been buying it in the past month or two -- with the upward price pressure probably m...

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    If you ride the craze then that may not be such a bad idea as long as you know when to get off. I have made so decent mo...

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    This trip marks the first time I have come to San Francisco when I didn't get to spend time with my good friend and cele...

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    $KSS Funding Thank you Do what is best for you. 3 hour conference call !! “Generosity has moved me to tears....

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    Hi Rob: thanks for posting this. I also got this memo from them. I am by no means claiming my thought processes on what ...

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    Absolutely. If they want or NEED a return on capital, people have no choice but to move to riskier assets. They cannot g...

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    I may not understand al the issues about negative rates, but I believe this applies only to deposits by banks that are p...

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    Thanks, Ben. It's more my style to look at their major holdings and cherrypick from them. For example, they've got...

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