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Subject: Another alternative Date: 8/12/2000 5:38 PM
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I also was looking for a fixed income security with a high yield and safety with upside (hard to find!). My Paine Webber recommended GPW, a convertible preferred issue of Georgia Pacific which had been beaten down with the other paper stocks to the point where it was yielding 12% when I bought it at 30. It's now 33.
Convertibles can be good alternatives!
Bob
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