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  • keekefretter keekefretter Apr 18, 2004 6:57 PM Flag



    I snapped this sucker at $23� for a 9.6% rate of return.

    Greed is income! Kiki

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    • oh come on...just one more post ha ha ha.....nvda may actually be good long term yeah good job...

    • kiki,

      I see hill's answer to your question is in message 139822 on that other board, the answer you posted is from a different poster.

      Good luck!

    • I like

      From Friday:

      "Counter-cyclical bear trends in a secular bull market are a reality we must accept, much like death and taxes. Learn to live with them and, if possible, profit from the lower prices that now prevail. But don�t be surprised if the gold price continues to fall even further -- in the short term at least. And don�t be discouraged if the gold price remains in the doldrums for while. In the longer-term, I am still as confident as ever that we will see gold at over a thousand dollars an ounce." PVE


    • KiKi,

      Yes, DUK fooled me but I sold mine with, as I recall, a $1-2 loss. I did not think it through; before and since I have put the money in Vang Wellesley (VWINX) and last year was rewarded with a 9% return. It has had one down year in 30... something like that.It's a good compromise in this time of low interest rates.

      No, I don't understand it. Why take a chance on a preferred and get sucked in with a higher rate. Buy a preferred fund and spread your risk.

      The excuse for wanting income must include perservation of principle and you sure could lose both.


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