Archive for November, 2010

Looking for a Medical Buy Alert

Friday, November 26th, 2010
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A Fool article I read today gave me a good health check on Medtronic Inc. (MDT). I would like to see the price drop more and the debt lowered before I hook up to this medical machine maker.

Consider Jumping Off the Sleigh Ride

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010
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The Santa Claus Rally is fairly regular. I was hunting around for ideas on picks for this Christmas when I ran across a convincing article for dropping lots of stocks that may peak around then, then pick them up in the following plummet.

My Dream

Thursday, November 18th, 2010
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Dilbert.com

Optional Options Offering Online

Wednesday, November 17th, 2010
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I know I need to learn more about options as an addition to my cheap lazy approach. Heavy on the cheap and light on the lazy, but compromise is nothing. When I do get around to learning more, one place I will go back to is this article on Investor Place I saw today.

Follow the Bouncing Dividend

Saturday, November 6th, 2010
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Credit Suisse Asset Management Income Fund Inc. (CIK) seems to climb up then drop off before beginning another climb. Even with its current 8.6% dividend, it is easy to pick up an extra 10% by watching for this pattern.

My last run was in at 3.29 and out at 3.7. Setting an alert for 3.4 to buy in again at 3.3.