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patworth123 5 posts  |  Last Activity: Jun 24, 2014 1:31 PM Member since: Oct 20, 2009
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    $30! next stop $40 then buyout at $60 my guess

    by drewzzzz Jun 20, 2014 12:17 PM
    patworth123 patworth123 Jun 24, 2014 1:31 PM Flag

    Operative word "guess". I am long both, but speculating on buyouts is a waste of time and on the price to be paid even more so. If you have something constructive- please share- but screaming takeover, buyout, is a bunch of blah blah blah to most serious investors.

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    APPL buying AKAM by end of this year?

    by dougrich12b Jun 3, 2014 7:46 PM
    patworth123 patworth123 Jun 17, 2014 12:56 PM Flag

    And your saying this because you have information from ..where? M & A speculation is a waste of time when there is no valid information to support it. So, please, if you have convincing evidence- the operative word being evidence, share. Otherwise, shhhhhh.

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    MNK director buying 4000 shares! good sign!

    by jamiejaytrader Jun 13, 2014 4:21 AM
    patworth123 patworth123 Jun 13, 2014 2:28 PM Flag

    Also interesting is the acquisition of a majority interest by Paulson and CO of NY last month at about $74/share
    May 9, 2014 PAULSON & CO INC
    Beneficial Owner (10% or more)
    270,000 Indirect Purchase at $73.01 per share. 19,712,700
    May 8, 2014 PAULSON & CO INC
    Beneficial Owner (10% or more)
    87,248 Indirect Purchase at $76.84 per share. 6,704,136
    May 7, 2014 PAULSON & CO INC
    Beneficial Owner (10% or more)
    428,959 Indirect Purchase at $73.36 per share. 31,468,432
    May 6, 2014 PAULSON & CO INC
    Beneficial Owner (10% or more)
    5,938,593 Indirect Statement of Ownership

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    Shouldn't Hernando Be Calling SA Articles Out?

    by mickmack50 Jun 9, 2014 4:22 PM
    patworth123 patworth123 Jun 10, 2014 11:44 AM Flag

    Mick- Unfortunately, if you read the "bio" of the SA author "analyst" he is pretty green and although a Harvard grad, neither a scientist nor an investor with much experience. That said, and I am long PSDV and have significant shares which from multiple purchases are now up about 30%, I am a long time investor (+30 years), past scientist and healthcare professional, and a patient person. I do believe there will be approval and I do see this company over the next 3-5 years making our long term strategy worthwhile either as a stand alone or a buyout for the technology developed within its walls. I have made considerable investments in biotech, read clinical trials results, and hang in there when I see potential. Don't sweat the noise.

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    holding my SHORT at $45

    by derrick911smith Jun 2, 2014 4:50 PM
    patworth123 patworth123 Jun 9, 2014 12:47 PM Flag

    One insider selling shares, but a small relative percent to his holdings, does not constitute "so much insider dumping". It may just be that he wanted to free up some shares for us little guys and maybe buy a nice house since he knows he will be able to afford it long term, so you can hold onto your shorts and hope they don't fill with too much garbage.

    Sentiment: Buy

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