Could it be that the after hours trades were
intended to boost the closing price so as to hoodwink
investors to believe that SBC will open DOWN today.
The NYSE close was under 51. Since the stock closing
price was "Moved" up to almost 53, any open betweent he
two will look like SBC is selling off. A lot of
Mutuals need to load up. Any trick is permissible to
them. Gotta stop those individual investors from buying
and driving UP the price before the MF's load up.
I've been reading the posts for a few week now
and have generally learned some useful
I'd like to share what probably will be considered
"hearsay", but my source is a respected member of the San
Antonio community, a personal friend, and a SBC
He told me that SBC "Execs" (friends of his) are
very upbeat about the company because of "solid
fundamentals", strong "financials" as well as a remarkable
vision for the company. "Just need to be patient for a
while longer until the AMERITECH activities have
completed themselves" is what I have been told.
Many of these "Execs" are in their 50's who are
looking forward to an exciting future. So if there is any
truth to what I've shared, I also remain long on SBC.
At first I thought you were a fun act. Now I
realize it's no act. You really believe we should be
interested in your "family" history, your vacation, family
members weddings and other mind numbing blather while you
castigate others for not being on topic.
Textel was a
fun act. Some of the time he was serious but he knew
and we knew when he was winging it for effect. He
kept the board fun without trying to be,"THE BOARD".
I'm sorry to see him leave but I can understand why
he went elsewhere.
time charges. There will be charges against the
merger. There always are. The question is when will the
street recognise that the merger is a GOOD thing and
pust our P/E up to where it needs to be for a company
So far, today, there is continued
Round about 10:00 AM Pacific time, this stock will make
up its mind about which way it want to go, and then
it will move that way.
Back to the dance. One
step or three step?
What are the chances of this board seeing 24
consecutive hours of posts confined to business
First personal post loses. And poster should be scalded
by all forced to read the claptrap.
is pretty simple. $2.50 earnings in 2000 with a
25-27 P/E. So we should be anywhere between $62.50 and
$67.50. But, someone has to be out beating the SBC drum.