Please read Seekings article this morning and see why the ask is already over $27 on it's way up. Don't believe that post from yesterday saying LINN is finished. Also, the SEC if LINN was so out of line would have made a public comment when they released their recs.
I don't give much credence to these SA articles, but I do expect the Raymond James analyst knows what he is doing when he claims the distribution is safe with the new approach to calculating it. Someone else suggested on this board that Goldman Sachs has concluded the same thing, though I have yet to find that one. GLTA
I doubt all the SA/MF/Street articles put together haven't mover this security two cents. They're occasionally informative, and fun to bicker over in the comments, but institutions and traders? Come on, they don't give any credence to write for pay websites. Neither do we!