I too was sweet on Sauer due to the weekly hype
that by "next Monday" (for several next Mondays) that
an announcement would come that there would be a
buyout ranging from 18 to 26. Is this all down the
drain? Of course, if I hit the Calif. lottery tomorrow
night, I will forget this.
Frankly, I don't think this was a "pump and dump"
deal, the volume never got high enough to convince me
of that. I thought the ploy was selective leaking to
drive the price up and pressure a sale (and that may
have been the case). I've been through these before
and understood the risk. My feeling was that the
company was fundamentally sound so the downside was lower
than the upside so I took a flyer. Sometimes you get a
nice warm piece of toast, sometimes you get toasted!
Unfortunately without the prior hype this would probably have
kicked the stock up a point or two.
then it's too good to be true. An honest Joe
doesn't get the free lunch....you have to earn your
money. With SHS, we will now all have to earn it the
hard way -- we'll have to wait. Congrats to the
hypsters on your latest coup. What's your next target?
I have a call in to a soon to be former broker
who got me into this little piglet. Even if the
fundamentals are good, there will be continuing selling on any
rise until all those who bought on rumor are out. I
May stay long and be ok but it's going to take at
least a year, probably two.
and pumped SHS to $17. It's on its way to $ 9/10
as I suggested quite some time ago. After all that
braggadocio, JAYRITE and Loops, you've been cought: you've
bought high and are compelled to sell low. Enjoy your
The best consideration to the sale would be when
sees the price get to $18 or above. He has shown a
genuine concern for the employees who invested when SHS
After $18 look for the announcment.
some voices of reason here on the shs board! be
still my heart! if the last few posts are correct (and
they sound like they probably are) the sale may
actually happen. still a bunch of rumor tho, so is cool
that others are still advising caution. that is the
rule concerning pure rumor, and that is what we have
good luck all