Worked 4 out of the last 5 years. I did try to get a "buy in May and stay I say" chant going last year, but it didn't take, although in hindsight it was the right thing to do. Personally I am hoping more for a sideways moving market to consolidate gains and let earnings catch up. I suspect any dips will be bought up by those on the sidelines dying to get in.
I have been advising PVR since 2008 (along with many other MLPs and BDCs). But I always dreaded earnings day for them. They always just seemed to miss, but its yield always kept me in the company. [more]
I have blogged many times and even gotten into heated arguments with others about the culpability of Jon Corzine. I also charged that he was getting a free pass just because of who he was. The SEC, the CFTC, the US AG all leaving him alone. Finally the trustee for MF's BK is showing the guts to hold Corzine accountable. [more]
Since this was the topic of a TMF Post of the Day here: http://caps.fool.com/Blogs/boston-thoughts/817985, I am curious of other's feelings regarding the capture of Tsarnaev. Personally I thought it was important to capture him alive, mainly because there is then a chance to actually find out what the whole reason was for the bombings. If I was a victim I would want to at least know why. Killing him would probably have left too many unanswered questions. [more]
I have been accumulating shares of Xerox for awhile, as well as selling puts. My thesis is best stated in this thread: [more]