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    TEVA,GE,DBD,T,DAL,MCD (he said short MCD, but it doubled since that call) ...Just to name a few of his dogs. I cant thi...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    There are lots of places that sell burgers, too, but only one McDonalds... predictability, standardization of experience...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Yes, but mostly the same regulations as any other publishers. When it comes to the SEC, mostly it's about disclosure --...

  • Gr8Full!

    EXCELLENT post! https://www.stockgumshoe.com/reviews/real-wealth-strategist/comment-page-1/#comment-4975063 Author: ...

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    Look about me and check e-Trade for companies I admire. Years back when I noticed the Walmart parking lot was always fu...

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    NT,. Sitting at McDonald's, having a drink and burst out laughing. This forum is fantastic. The humor, wit, intelligen...

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    PIGS...Investment Thesis Squirrel was in the Philipine jungle and remarked that there, pigs are banks. Please, no...

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    I HAVE EATEN HEALTHY MY WHOLE LIFE THANKS TO MY PARENTS WHO WERE BOTH HIPPY VEGANS. I WAS SHOCKED WHEN I WAS DIAGNOSED W...

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    $Arth. Following the latest debacle from Dr.Norchi I was wondering if the FDA has the right people to ask questions rega...

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    I like the Oxford Bond Advantage and Steve McDonald's picks. The interest payments on the bonds are a welcome site when ...

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    I’m going to explain why I am very luke warm on scandium in the short and even medium term, and people who are thinkin...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    That's a quote attributed to Harry Sonneborn, who was the first CEO of McDonald's -- he left McDonald's in 1967 and pass...

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    The Garibaldi drill crews better be careful. You get tipsy and you can hurt yourself with that heavy equipment, or fall ...

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    Mr Nightengale, I was dismayed to hear this was your experience with the Club. I show you have been with us since 2004...

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    Fjordland Exploration...no opinion, no position. Interest by Friedland and HPX makes it interesting for sure. Lots o...

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    i don't know if i would take advise from someone not in the cryptospace. Is this newsletter writer legit? If you are ...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Royalties do work in other fields (McDonald's comes to mind, as does Qualcomm), but the specifics of the contracts matte...

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    I have had the same thought about Bread and Circuses. The attention and distraction of athletics is ubiquitous, and o...

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    Travis, I just read this from Doc Eifrig, who was on Porter's recent 10x podcast: "He's already recommended two such s...

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    I also thought of FRGI because of Chris Mayer's influence, but like you mentioned, they are not a burger chain. So I th...

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    Hi Travis, Hope all is well. During the recent discussion of their new offering, Stansberry Venture ...

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    its pulling back a bit here. Anybody know what Stansberry's venture small cap stocks are from todays tease webcast? ...

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    Has anybody heard of vodafone? It may be one of his choices that the airlines, coca cola and mcdonalds are currently usi...

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    Probably a very safe way to save and invest the bulk of your assets. Last night I watched The Founder. Its about Ray Kr...

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    But Lannas she aint gonna WIN with slow growing titans like Walmart and McDonald's!!! Mary's grand-daughter is flying th...

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    mary: since this is just a education exercise I would suggest that your grand-daughter pick companies that she knows, li...

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    My recommendation based on personal experience: DO NOT subscribe to the Oxford Bond Advantage. I have been purchasing St...

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    There are stats which suggest that wealthier people eat out more often than poorer people do because they can easily spe...

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    Don't be such a snob. I'm talking about investments, not my adaptation to the lifestyle of the customers ! You can in...

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    Hey, A.S., Were you able to get your subscription fee refunded? All the online sales material I've seen state that re...

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    Hey daddyovb, Thank you for your honest review. Mr. McDonald's claims to have made such returns. But, we only have hi...

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    In terms of conventional investments I would like positions in blue chip dividend payers who make consumer staples, mark...

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    We invested in DRIPs for a few years 1996-99 when we were DINKs (Dual Income, No Kids): $100 a month in each of four blu...

  • SoGiAm

    $MCD - Parvez Dara MD, MBA ‏@JediPD 2m2 minutes ago Former McDonalds CEO: "It's Cheaper To Buy A Robot Than Hire At ...

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    I think it was the head of Franco Nevada, he's often talking about the 'golden arches' of mcdonalds fame looking very mu...

  • SoGiAm

    $MCD, nada: EARNINGS ALERT: @McDonalds EPS beats $1.23 vs. $1.16 (est.) • Revs. beat $5.903B vs. $5.825B (est.) $MCD...

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    McDonalds is the nations largest buyer of eggs, and now that they are serving breakfast all day.......

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    McDonalds and Tim Hortons serve a similar customer base. The higher-end coffee places actually benefit from places like ...

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    "DITTO" - Netflix & McDonalds - Complete losers - sorry, HUGE losers October 2015 Bear Spread; placed on the 2 bigge...

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    Frank - I have always wondered if the unemployment figures this time of year are heavily influenced by the myriad part t...

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    I read this morning at Yahoo Finance that governor Cuomo has approved the $15.00 minimum wage. I began wondering at wha...

  • Dr. KSS, MD PhD

    Shares may sag a little on this news on perception it will be harder to have success in PWS. I don't feel success will b...

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    $BOJA Hi Ben, late answer but I remembered your inquiry and stopped in for the hell of it. The menu is mostly sout...

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    uh no actually even older now its year 2015. i've now spent like two hours reading all this whatever it is and seeing th...

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    $CLLS to show you how understated these guys are, take a look at the line where they mention improving the cold storage...

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    Now I have a collection of them I'd be happy to sell. Some are actually from 30 years ago when McDonalds had them as Ha...

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    Alan: Seems to me, a whole lot of financial "advisors" (including ones not connected with companies trying to sell us s...

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    I followed Steve McDonald's advice and bought Arch Coal Senior Notes, 7%, 6/15/2019 for$4,707 on 5/22/13. Current value ...

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    I see the Gummies are having an effect. ZFGN up 5+% today. Great writing KSS....I laughed (hopefully) all the way to the...

  • Dr. KSS, MD PhD

    Yes, agree. Appreciate thoughts on Shake Shack. I just don't eat burgers myself, though did well in Red Robin stock. It'...

  • Dr. KSS, MD PhD

    McDonald's Filet-o'-Fish definitely counts Mary!...

  • sogiam

    MCD-A Big Bite of This Fast Food Legend By Bottarelli Research Published Thursday, December 18, 2014 The fast food la...

  • Dr. KSS, MD PhD

    When I was in training, night and weekends often had me driving long and late into boondocks to cover night shifts in ti...

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    Every time I want fast food, I go to McDonalds because of years of habit when I would take the kids. I always have to w...

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    Re MCD- Some additional points to consider on this "dog". 1. the company generates $4 billion in free cash flow every...

  • Dr. KSS, MD PhD

    Not on biotech, but I am curious if anyone here owns or has an opinion on McDonald's ($MCD)? I have owned shares forever...

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    Of course what you can do is sample ALL surrounding sound and put it out of phase (cancels sound) then broadcast just on...

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    I love cars and spend a good amount of money on them, and am relatively young (38). As long as there are gasoline powere...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Yes, ARCO has been a falling knife for me as well. Haven't sold personally, but I may at some point (I'll let folks kno...

  • Dr. KSS, MD PhD

    True, but in many thousands of patients I have given it to, priapism has never happened once with trazodone. Studies of ...

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    Would very much appreciate someone's analysis of Steve McDonalds current "Oxford Bond Advantage" ads offering money back...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Good point! Yes, all the small donut shops are far better ... and all the local burger shops are far better than McDona...

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    The donuts have gotten worse even within the past few years If you have a family-run donut shop in your neighborhood (I...

  • frank archambeau

    I know of no sector with higher failure rate than restaurant business. That & the fact that franchised chains ,which was...

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    I have owned shares for several years and had an 87% return on the earlier shares, though in the past few months down to...

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    I like it. I'm interested in long-term investing (I'm 38 so lots of years before I plan to touch my investments), so th...

  • Myron Martin, Junior Mining Columnist

    Interesting reactions, having read the promo earlier this morning. I remembered that Travis had written about this one b...

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    I think a lot of people are missing the point of this article. The point is whether or not vaccine (and other) companies...

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    I think he means Wendy's, not McDonalds....

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    A minor problem with the Danielle's spiel about McDonalds is that over 3/4 of their workforce is already part-time, work...

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    Old threads never die so long as they still add value.....and I think this one may. (hat tip louis @ 12 above for http:/...

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    The first stock is McDonalds. The dividends paid by McDonalds match the graph exactly....

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    Hoping to find any reasonable quantity of Silver or even Copper in coinage by hitting banks is silly. 1. Your hunting...

  • Myron Martin

    Now there is a guy that does his homework, (Craig T.) which is admirable and sensible. It is at least interesting to ...

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    Hi Pocket and Everyone: Excellent on McDonald's - and Wendy's, Arby's, Burger King, Wells Fargo, B of A and most all ot...

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    The term, "Sound Laser", implies that the sound is focused in a narrow beam. I'm like Travis - I cannot see why this wo...

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    Travis, I'll bet I can find a Cabbage Patch kid in my garage! My former mother-in-law believed everything sold through t...

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    Also looking for opinions re: Steve McDonald's approach....

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    Got a point. There just aren't enough of them to compete in that price range. Especially when you have a Burger King o...

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    I just read an article that said A&W may disappear in 2012. The reason is they are too small in size compared to a ...

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    ...just want to let you know... I like their food, the quality is decent and so are the prices. My only complaint is t...

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    Hi Travis, Actually I have not subscribed to the Monstrous newsletter. Is that his real name? However, I have eaten a...

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    Ask yourself this question will Mcdonald's do better or worse than jbfcf? ...

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    There are supposedly 11 million Filipinos outside of the Philippines. I think they are probably counting those of us who...

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    When Ray Croc went public with McDonalds stock was the buzz around it that it could be the next XXXX. Or is first alway...

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    My first stock was McDonald's and I did well. I happen to be of Filipino mixed ethnicity and I have been to a Jolli...

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    Thanks for the good comment, Bruce -- yes, the HTS wire that AMSC produces is (or at least, so their presentation materi...

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    hi WM, are you still using mcdonald's bond trader as of today and will you continue to use it?...

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    goldbug, thanks for your input. it would be a real mess for me to transfer my account for the bonds. i trade these in ...

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    Nice article and certainly worth betting on it. But I would consider Vietnam as the next BRIC-betting. Reasons: politica...

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    How in the world can you plug a stock like OSK into smartscan? They are telling me WalMart and McDonalds are also in ...

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    i have been using mcdonald’s bond trader since september, 08 having bought 30 of his recommended bonds to-date. i have...

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    i have been using mcdonald's bond trader since september, 08 having bought 30 of his recommended bonds to-date. i have ...

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    True enough, I suppose -- and that's part of the image that Whole Foods is fighting pretty aggressively right now. ...

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    I'm talking about the stock. I know people who way prefer Starbucs coffee to McDonald's...wonderful for them...I prefer ...

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    Hi! When the volitility index (VIX) is over 40 it is a "sure thing" to sell covered calls. I look for "secure" sto...

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    Gumsters-OMG!! "THE HORROR.. THE HORROR" check today's IBD, page 7, article titled, "NEW ETF INTRODUCTIONS AND CLOSINGS"...

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    This is for the dial-upper: the Aristocrat Excel spreadsheet companies: 3M Co Abbott Laboratories AFLAC Inc Air Prod...

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