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nadsmis 151 posts  |  Last Activity: Feb 28, 2015 10:36 AM Member since: Jun 23, 2009
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  • Reply to

    Mega blocks

    by edsha28 Feb 11, 2015 11:17 AM
    nadsmis nadsmis Feb 11, 2015 5:28 PM Flag

    True that...

    Regardless, a very nice day here with a +2.5% gain to PPS on big volume and in a flat market.

    Once the Fed begins to raise the interest rates, and T-bills begin their move, income stocks in the BDC, REIT and utility sectors will find small caps with good yields a good harbor. FLY, and the like, fit that bill. Gotta be there or be square.

  • Reply to

    MAIN is not worth holding for dividend

    by mphayman Jan 18, 2015 2:26 PM
    nadsmis nadsmis Feb 11, 2015 5:10 PM Flag

    rc,

    i simply love your sense of humor. you are making me laugh again.

    pump, pump, pump.

    lol

  • Reply to

    MEETING

    by jimmccar Feb 6, 2015 5:43 PM
    nadsmis nadsmis Feb 11, 2015 4:34 PM Flag

    geez pickle, newspaper business a relatively minor component of JRN business. it's all about radio and TV plus internet.

    Sentiment: Strong Buy

  • closed them all. latest pounding across utility stock sector looks like it will continue and expect a correction to this whole sector as Fed preps for interest rate hike and T-bills on the rise. a correction was due for this sector anyway. hate to see the cash flow end from dividends but the yield will not cover loss of capital from PPS cut. sold off LNT, WEC, TEG and ED.

    anticipate putting down into financial/banking sector.

    Sentiment: Strong Sell

  • closed them all. latest pounding across utility stock sector looks like it will continue and expect a correction to this whole sector as Fed preps for interest rate hike and T-bills on the rise. a correction was due for this sector anyway. hate to see the cash flow end from dividends but the yield will not cover loss of capital from PPS cut. sold off LNT, WEC, TEG and ED.

    anticipate putting down into financial/banking sector.

    Sentiment: Strong Sell

  • closed them all. latest pounding across utility stock sector looks like it will continue and expect a correction to this whole sector as Fed preps for interest rate hike and T-bills on the rise. a correction was due for this sector anyway. hate to see the cash flow end from dividends but the yield will not cover loss of capital from PPS cut. sold off LNT, WEC, TEG and ED.

    anticipate putting down into financial/banking sector.

  • Reply to

    why does stock price drop after dividend

    by soosandso Feb 11, 2015 10:10 AM
    nadsmis nadsmis Feb 11, 2015 2:38 PM Flag

    both you and sail are correct, you simply split hairs. at the end of the day, baring after market trading, the drop in PPS with the ex-div pay, is completely proportionate. the tax exposure is also totally relevant if you sold and paid tax for capital gains or tax for dividend distribution.

    i like that sailhappily guy... He puts it plainly.

    isn't it interesting how many investors don't understand why PPS drops on ex-div day?

  • Reply to

    Is WY buying stock??

    by unposter76 Dec 19, 2014 12:51 PM
    nadsmis nadsmis Feb 11, 2015 12:42 PM Flag

    if WY is buying, they are the only ones. this POS is like a rock rolling downhill.

  • Reply to

    analyst dump

    by bluebloodedtrader Feb 11, 2015 10:36 AM
    nadsmis nadsmis Feb 11, 2015 12:17 PM Flag

    FSYS my worst investment in months. the dip looks like it is going to continue. downgrade was has merit. this is junk.

  • Reply to

    MEETING

    by jimmccar Feb 6, 2015 5:43 PM
    nadsmis nadsmis Feb 11, 2015 12:03 PM Flag

    tjob.

    good post. without Scripps, JRN goes dead in the water. PPS will plummet.

    here is a portion of the Feb 8th recommendation of The Street......

    RECOMMENDATION
    We rate JOURNAL COMMUNICATIONS INC (JRN) a BUY. This is driven by some important positives, which we believe should have a greater impact than any weaknesses, and should give investors a better performance opportunity than most stocks we cover. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has
    had somewhat disappointing return on equity.
    HIGHLIGHTS
    JRN's revenue growth has slightly outpaced the industry average of 7.3%. Since the same quarter one year prior, revenues slightly increased by 8.5%. This growth in revenue appears to have trickled down to the company's bottom line, improving the earnings per share.
    Compared to where it was a year ago today, the stock is now trading at a higher level, reflecting both the market's overall trend during that period and the fact that the company's earnings growth has been robust.

    Sentiment: Strong Buy

  • Reply to

    MAIN is not worth holding for dividend

    by mphayman Jan 18, 2015 2:26 PM
    nadsmis nadsmis Feb 11, 2015 11:55 AM Flag

    well, i for one would like him to buy back. 80% of MAIN outstanding shares are owned by individual investors, not institutions.

    also, it is very very good to hear from sellers vs. just buyers or holders. group think is not good and is why those stock clubs of old dried up due to their documented overall poor performance. we don't want to just hear from pumpers, shills, and the like. need to hear and see both sides of the coin. don't ever want to from just advocates looking for others to reinforce their paradigms

    hopefully mphayman comes back and buys in strong. hope you increase your position. hope others follow suit. by the by, he did raise a valid issue.

    comprende muchacho?

  • Reply to

    Mega blocks

    by edsha28 Feb 11, 2015 11:17 AM
    nadsmis nadsmis Feb 11, 2015 11:45 AM Flag

    ed,

    thx for the info. interesting.

    am thinking those blocks coming from an institutional buyer(s). a good sign. overdue.

    we individual buyers have to try to always be there before the institional buyers get there whether it be selling or buying. same goes for the joke analysts which, like it or not, have a huge impact on shareprice.

    IMO (which of late means little) FLY very undervalued and oversold. P/E reflects that and is also a reason for over inflated dividend and yield. still, it's all about Mr Market and metrics seemingly mean little in today's markets.

    good fortune to us little people....

    Sentiment: Strong Buy

  • Reply to

    Should PPL reduce or suspend

    by investors_liberation_movement Feb 8, 2015 3:19 AM
    nadsmis nadsmis Feb 11, 2015 11:19 AM Flag

    haven't owned mutual funds since i rolled 401K into self directed Roth IRA. however, my record over the last 8 trading days is abysmal as i underperform the DJI consistently in that time. i would have been better off in a fund and am going to have to do some soul searching. i am more a trader than investor and haven't performed well lately and - it's all about lately, not months ago....

    thought green and gold meant GB Packers.

  • Reply to

    Where is everyone?

    by harvey_bakke Dec 15, 2014 7:02 PM
    nadsmis nadsmis Feb 10, 2015 5:25 PM Flag

    lost 25% since your 010715 post. plunging.... as is Russia.

  • Reply to

    Should PPL reduce or suspend

    by investors_liberation_movement Feb 8, 2015 3:19 AM
    nadsmis nadsmis Feb 10, 2015 4:49 PM Flag

    interesting. i didn't know that.

    how goes the revolution?

  • Reply to

    FSC management

    by frigator Feb 9, 2015 9:29 AM
    nadsmis nadsmis Feb 10, 2015 4:46 PM Flag

    i hold MAIN and it's a sizable position within my portfolio. i recently sold some off and bought into ARCC. they are the 2 BDS's i hold and, with BDC performance the last 12 months, i am glad of it. also don't like paying high taxes with MAIN when they're treated by IRS as straight income tax. another beating.

    i am hoping the hits to PSEC and now FSC are not endemic to the sector as once again, the BDC sector took a hit on an up day in the markets. they've radically underperformed the market in general and capital losses not covered by high yields. seems to be the trend since the Russell and S&P gave BDC's the boot.

    FSC looks like it is still searching for some support and will be interesting to see its bottom.

    what is your take on ARCC?

  • Reply to

    Added more FSC at 6.93

    by thewisejman Feb 10, 2015 3:21 PM
    nadsmis nadsmis Feb 10, 2015 4:35 PM Flag

    lol. how many toots does your horn have left?

  • Reply to

    Dividend

    by loren33498 Jan 16, 2015 8:45 AM
    nadsmis nadsmis Feb 10, 2015 4:28 PM Flag

    only because it's a Long-Term Sentiment. if it was Short-Term Sentiment Disclosure then yes, i would Sell.

  • nadsmis by nadsmis Feb 9, 2015 5:05 PM Flag

    bad earnings, downgrade, cut dividends. bad day with that BDC. selloff at 10 times avg volume. PPS down nearly 15% at the bell.

    here is an excerpt from a Feb 6th Zack's article for FSC ahead of today's earnings report there. just goes to show....

    "Given that FSC has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and an ESP in positive territory, investors might want to consider this stock ahead of earnings. Clearly, recent earnings estimate revisions suggest that good things are ahead for Fifth Street Finance, and that a beat might be in the cards for the upcoming report."

  • Reply to

    Cramer said dont go down the food

    by oneday2trade Feb 4, 2015 7:12 AM
    nadsmis nadsmis Feb 9, 2015 4:38 PM Flag

    Cramer is a health nut. he lets that bias him. he doesn't like tobacco stocks or fast food companies. he likes Whole Foods and that sort. obviously, (other than McD) wall street doesn't share his views when it comes to future stock performance.

    Sentiment: Buy

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