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  • Date: 11/20/17 10:36 AM
  • Number: 232677
  • Recommendations: 46
So there are some comments about how Tesla might make higher margins than a
traditional auto manufacturer due to cutting out the "middleman" of the dealer.

I am a bit familiar with the dealership business and would invite
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  • Date: 11/28/15 9:46 AM
  • Number: 220785
  • Recommendations: 44
First of all the equity part or paid in capital is related to the options issued to employees rather than selling equity to raise capital or cash

And salaries aren't a real expense? Or maybe you are saying that Amazon generated
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  • Date: 3/12/17 11:15 PM
  • Number: 228481
  • Recommendations: 39
@stilson

Your post comes across as sanctimonious backslapping to me. The sort that
usually accompanies a price run up in Berky shares. Granted, this is a bit rich
coming from me (pot meet kettle).

Regardless, although I
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  • Date: 1/22/16 4:59 PM
  • Number: 221959
  • Recommendations: 38
Since I am apparently the resident IBM cheerleader, I'll bite. Let me see if I can just make bullet points and not turn this into War and Peace.

1) The results for this quarter were not surprising, all the bad stuff had already been
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  • Date: 11/1/16 6:51 PM
  • Number: 226619
  • Recommendations: 37
I don't know how many other people have seen the following amusing (to
me at least) custom 404 error page that the FT site throws up (yeah, I
am bored).

Why wasn't this page found?

We asked some leading
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  • Date: 6/30/17 9:33 PM
  • Number: 230192
  • Recommendations: 35
Some general comments:

1) I am not a fan of investing in big banks (even though I have been doing it for a
while). For one, the accounting has very specific quirks and minefields. Second, even
if you understand the quirks,
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  • Date: 11/29/15 9:22 AM
  • Number: 220788
  • Recommendations: 35
Don't beat yourself. You have demonstrated very little cognoscenti. I don't get offended when an ignorant person indulges in disparaging.

You are certainly right that I am an ignorant lout. I don't understand Amazon at all. Further,
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  • Date: 2/27/18 8:35 PM
  • Number: 234902
  • Recommendations: 33
When Berkshire agrees to cover "long tail" claims like it did with AIG for asbestos, what exactly is happening?

Although Mungo has the basic point about time value of money right, the AIG deal is a bit more
interesting
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  • Date: 10/25/16 6:04 PM
  • Number: 24519
  • Recommendations: 32
Ok, so I have lurked this board for over a decade now, but since no one
seems to be pointing out the obvious (at least if you have followed PSA
for a while) I feel a public service announcement is required (hey the
abbreviations
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  • Date: 1/25/16 2:05 PM
  • Number: 222020
  • Recommendations: 32
I hope you're joking about leaving, TransverseSlice?

Just venting frustrations about a lot of things and
attitudes:

1) Coach we are behind you and the team no matter what, as
long as you draw or win.

2)
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