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wooglin_kai 364 posts  |  Last Activity: Mar 27, 2015 4:11 PM Member since: Apr 3, 1999
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  • Reply to

    obama economy

    by martikinz Dec 31, 2014 11:34 AM
    wooglin_kai wooglin_kai Dec 31, 2014 11:58 AM Flag

    A more pressing question:
    Why oh why are you posting such an off topic post on an INVESTMENT; specifically KMI equity, message board?
    My answer: you are seeking attention; something I unfortunately just gave to you (for all of eight seconds-- you are now out of my mind)

  • wooglin_kai by wooglin_kai Jan 23, 2015 9:23 AM Flag

    I love the fact that Kinder insists that he won't sell any of his KMI shares, but here's some perspective:
    KMI's quarterly dividend was increased by a penny. Based on Kinder's KMI holdings A/O 12/2/14, that one penny increase equals an additional $2,448,460 into Rich's hands! Total quarterly payment to Rich: $110,181,100. Although KMI represents most of Rich's wealth and it is prudent to be diversified, when one is at the level of wealth such as Rich, diversification may be a moot point given he must have a few hundred million bucks in cash type holdings or other investments. The only meaningful downside if KMI were to disappear is that the recipients of his estate will receive less.
    Well done, Rich!

  • wooglin_kai wooglin_kai Jan 23, 2015 1:52 PM Flag

    You beat me to it; what a contradiction in that poster's posts!
    Loved your earlier statement: "Usually if something looks like it's wrong in the market, you'll find out what by looking in a mirror."
    You consistently write great posts--Cheers.

  • Reply to

    This sector is hot

    by rjp3245 Feb 20, 2015 5:58 PM
    wooglin_kai wooglin_kai Feb 25, 2015 2:41 PM Flag

    Actually FBIOX has outperformed.
    Perhaps you made the same HONEST mistake I did a few months ago. A particular poster tar and feathered me for doing so, even after I acknowledged my mistake and provided ACCURATE return numbers.
    If you simply did a comparison of FBIOX & IBB on YahooFinance, you'd only be seeing a share price comparison that does not include any distributions.
    I just did a three year comparison on a Bloomberg for 2/24/12 - 2/24/15.
    First figure is simple price appreciation; second is Total Return (this includes distributions):

    FBIOX 148.08% 195.00%
    IBB 180.55% 182.50%


  • Reply to

    What;s the problem? I spray Roundup in my yard

    by donkergen Mar 21, 2015 9:35 PM
    wooglin_kai wooglin_kai Mar 23, 2015 2:31 PM Flag

    Given you have no clue what RoundUp is used for, I'm sensing you are once again LYING.
    Sure is FUN! to post, isn't it?!!!!

  • wooglin_kai wooglin_kai Dec 31, 2014 10:36 AM Flag

    Emotion is an investor's worst enemy!

  • Reply to

    Next div payout

    by foomooboo Jan 7, 2015 4:05 PM
    wooglin_kai wooglin_kai Jan 7, 2015 4:59 PM Flag

    KMI's next dividend will be paid in February; it has yet to be declared. For perspective, KMI's Feb div was paid 2/18 with 1/29 ex date; declared 1/15.
    A great resource for dividends is the Nasdaq site. Easy way to get there is to Google "KMI dividend" or whatever company you are interested in and hit the first result.

  • Reply to

    PE still is high here for an oil and gas company

    by ronswalker63 Jan 16, 2015 10:22 AM
    wooglin_kai wooglin_kai Jan 16, 2015 11:14 AM Flag

    Good thing KMI isn't "an oil and gas company"!

  • Reply to

    end of the day dip

    by ralphemerson387 Feb 4, 2015 3:58 PM
    wooglin_kai wooglin_kai Feb 4, 2015 4:09 PM Flag

    Please remember mutual funds are LONG TERM investments.
    It would be nice if every time an investor bought shares, the share price would only go up. But we live in reality and in reality, it doesn't work that way. I entered into biotech over ten years ago and in hindsight, my timing was terrible given my position dropped around 50% and hung down in that area for a few years. I did sell a small portion last spring.
    There is no need to micro watch a mutual fund; in your case, by doing so, it appears you become even more jittery. This may affect rational thought resulting with an unwise decision.
    Again, what weighting does your biotech exposure have relative to all your investments?
    To state the very obvious, biotech is volatile.
    "If you can't stand the heat...."

  • Reply to

    Buy KMI in your IRA, DRIP the divvys....

    by thewzrdaz Mar 26, 2015 1:35 PM
    wooglin_kai wooglin_kai Mar 26, 2015 3:57 PM Flag

    Even more fun when one holds their KMI in a ROTH IRA!

  • wooglin_kai wooglin_kai Mar 11, 2015 3:19 PM Flag

    Seriously (there's no need to shout), why was I able to determine where all the Shacks are in MA, Las Vegas, DC, Chicago and all of their international locations?
    You appear to have been "horribly" educated.
    On that note...Cheers!

  • wooglin_kai by wooglin_kai Jan 15, 2015 2:22 PM Flag

    "Alex: May I have Frequently Spammed Stocks on Yahoo Finance Message Boards that have ZERO posts on their own boards for $200"

    Alex: "This is a junk company"
    bevubucyfij: "What is Start Scientific?"
    Alex: Correct!

  • Reply to

    JNJ buy under $90 when market crash soon....

    by shortsp500 Jan 21, 2015 5:10 PM
    wooglin_kai wooglin_kai Jan 22, 2015 10:19 AM Flag

    Does your "chart" tell you this LOL???
    You're quite the rabble-rouser! Nice silly post on the KMI board.
    Why not just invest, reinvest divs and hold some stocks instead of posting National Enquirer type posts?
    Sure is FUN! to post, isn't it?

  • From 24/7 Wall St.; can be found below quote:

    "It turns out that Kinder Morgan was not only not sold by MLP mutual funds. It was held, and by a large margin. In fact, Kinder Morgan is now a top holding for many of the closed-end funds which hold the MLP sector. After reviewing the prospectus and proxy materials for these funds, most of the closed-end mutual funds have the luxury of holding “companies” on top of partnership interests — some can even hold private companies as well. On the flip side, ETF and ETN products tracking an index may have more strict limitations."

  • Reply to

    JNJ: Buy under $100

    by buffett_berkshire Jan 7, 2015 3:04 AM
    wooglin_kai wooglin_kai Jan 7, 2015 10:31 AM Flag

    "a better entry point"
    Thanks for making it clear that buying JNJ under $100 would be "a better entry point" than its current, higher price.
    That said, what happens IF JNJ does not trade below $100?
    It's fun to post!

  • wooglin_kai wooglin_kai Jan 12, 2015 10:02 AM Flag

    Way to stay on topic.
    Typical; when one doesn't have a clue what is being discussed, they divert to politics and their's that working out for you?

  • Reply to

    Kinder's Bakken Play: Trouble Ahead

    by sbrown101750 Jan 22, 2015 3:50 PM
    wooglin_kai wooglin_kai Jan 22, 2015 4:59 PM Flag

    You mentioned the conference call...
    Here are a few quotes from it:
    "We think we can do in the Bakken the kind of expansion that we did on our Kinder Morgan Crude and Condensate system down here in the Eagle Ford, which has grown from less than 50,000 barrels a day throughput to having virtually all of its 300,000 barrel per day capacity contracted for in future deliveries. So think of what we’re doing as building a spider web that we intend to expand over the coming months and years."

    "We believe that the risk of the oil being produced is largely mitigated by the quality of the acreage that is dedicated to Hiland and will be driving the economics of the oil gathering. As we mentioned in the release, the acreage driving our economics is largely located in McKenzie, Mountrail and Williams counties and represents some of the best drilling economics in the Bakken and in North America."

    "Again, let me start with this, and I'm not sure if we posted this on the Web site, but if not, we should have. If you look at acreage around the country and what are the breakeven price is based on WTI prices, this area of the Bakken is right at the top of the list. It's one of the two top producing basins in terms of breakeven prices. So we don’t think that it is nearly as bleak as other parts of production are if you want to use that word."

  • Reply to

    Rich Kinder and his Boots

    by wooglin_kai Jan 23, 2015 9:23 AM
    wooglin_kai wooglin_kai Jan 23, 2015 12:22 PM Flag

    Where's your alter ego "scam_from_day_one?
    No, I feel only the need to apologize for my transgressions, not those perhaps made by a news outlet. Guess what? I have NEVER watched Fox news. Here's another one for you: I never check the box on my 1040 to donate 3 bucks or whatever to political parties or whatever it is...Regarding politics, I have donated funds only once and that was for Bernie's re-election a few years back; my incentive? A free "Bernie" T Shirt.

  • Reply to

    Shift in the order

    by ralphemerson387 Jan 23, 2015 9:53 AM
    wooglin_kai wooglin_kai Jan 23, 2015 10:06 AM Flag

    ralph, you need to chill.
    Guess what? The biotech sector will not always be in favor and it won't always have performance numbers as it has in the past few years. That is why it makes sense to own different sectors and or stocks. I've been in the sector for 10+ years and you know what?, although my entry timing was terrible, from point A to B, my return has beaten the overall market; that's a win. Dollar amounts invested are irrelevant, but I'm curious what percent weight your FBIOX holding is relative to all your investments. You just bought shares and now you're posting buyer remorse type posts. Could biotech be topping out? Yes, no, maybe. Re-read swanstedt's excellent post. Mutual funds are for long term investing.
    There's no need to either micro manage individual holdings as some are prone to do, nor look at a fund's daily NAV...doing so will drive you crazy, unless you are already there.
    Again, chill

  • Reply to

    shut up goof.

    by stipakustipaku Feb 11, 2015 3:25 PM
    wooglin_kai wooglin_kai Feb 11, 2015 3:41 PM Flag

    Let me guess: you're a millennial?
    Why not engage in constructive dialogue? Why do you get defensive when I challenge your "thinking"
    SHAK is NOT comparable to MCD. That is my opinion. I already stated two reasons.
    Why do you think they are comparable?

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