Anything the governent gets their mitts on becomes a losing proposition. (Think U.S. Post Office and Amtrack)Medicare is going broke and you want another 45 million added to suck on the government teat. Doesn't make sense to me.
Without commenting on your remarks I'll just say you will have to excuse trub if he appears testy. He has had a crush on NM for years and is more than a bit perturbed that his value play proposition it not a view shared by the market.
Meh, go blow a goat. I am a long term investor who can clearly see what Ms. Frangou is doing and I can do the very simple math that illustrates how accretive the stuff she has done is. If you have a different time horizon, good luck. I doubt I will ever see as attractive an investment opportunity as this company was when I was buying stock for $2 and bonds at 60.