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Take me back to where I was.
  • Date: 5/5/19 12:14 PM
  • Number: 242510
  • Recommendations: 0
If you are referring to the kid that asked about delayed gratification, Buffett didn't give the answer that Dad expected, I suspect.
  • Date: 1/25/18 5:57 PM
  • Number: 13582
  • Recommendations: 4
To the Editor:

Every time a purported blue chip like General Electric causes massive stock market losses, it’s helpful to try to identify clues that would have told us to get out ahead of time (“What GE Holders Can Do Now,” Striking Price,
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  • Date: 1/24/18 5:54 AM
  • Number: 13572
  • Recommendations: 0
Thanks, Rob.

And "explaining" goes well beyond something like "the new CEO will turn things around!". ;) Which is something that often appears on this board.

Good point!


hewitt
  • Date: 1/23/18 3:56 PM
  • Number: 13569
  • Recommendations: 3
NR -

Thoughts:

1 If you can't explain why General Electric is a fifty-cent dollar, sell. You can always repurchase your shares later, once the dust settles. As I pointed out in a letter to the editor that Barron's published
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  • Date: 11/26/17 11:29 AM
  • Number: 1817
  • Recommendations: 4
Copied from the Nov. 27, 2017 issue of Barron's mailbag https://www.barrons.com/articles/letters-to-barrons-15115767...

To the Editor:

Every time a
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  • Date: 11/26/17 11:29 AM
  • Number: 13522
  • Recommendations: 0
Copied from the Nov. 27, 2017 issue of Barron's mailbag https://www.barrons.com/articles/letters-to-barrons-15115767...

To the Editor:

Every time a
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  • Date: 3/9/16 8:43 PM
  • Number: 1816
  • Recommendations: 4
I had the chance to give a Talks at Google presentation last month at the Googleplex in Mountain View, CA.

There are tips here about position sizing and exit strategy that are not in the book, but which you may find helpful.

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  • Date: 10/9/14 7:12 AM
  • Number: 1815
  • Recommendations: 2
Thanks StatMatt2000! E-mail me Dec. 15 and I will send you a "beta" version to test drive. I just ask, tell me what you like and dislike. Hewitt.Heiserman@earningspower.com
  • Date: 10/31/13 10:28 AM
  • Number: 1813
  • Recommendations: 1
John -

Probably in early 2015. I am working on it several hours every day. But there are more than 300 chapters, so lots of material to cover. For the type of book that it is, it's pretty damn good, though. I hope you like it.

I'm
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  • Date: 7/8/13 2:25 PM
  • Number: 1811
  • Recommendations: 3
Ditty -

As with stocks, I try to evaluate precious metals in terms of reward vs. risk.

Mohnish Pabrai describes this thinking as: "Heads, I win; tails, I don't lose much."

The late Leon Levy, the founder of the
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