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Subject:  Re: CWH Earnings and much more.. Date:  2/26/2013  7:38 PM
Author:  BruceCM Number:  73757 of 78780

Well, to screw the preferred shareholders, RMR would have to cut the common dividend to zero, which if they have REIT taxable income, I don't believe they can...and the BOD would have to do it, not RMR.

One of the things I like so much about exchange traded equity REITs is they are so transparent and losers are so easy to spot. RMR management h