Archive for February, 2012

Bargain Basment Bingo

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012
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Picked up Vocus today on a 40% plunge following their purchase of iContact.  The purchase used up their war chest, so makes it a bit scary, but sometimes I can’t resist a bargain.

Bravdo or Bull?

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012
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Came across BDX from a one sentence article on Yahoo Finance. Looking at the Motley coverage, I see an instance (tempted to call it a trend, but once is not a trend) where when they missed their estimates the following quarter they walloped them out of the park. The chart shows steady though volatile growth. If they drop lower, might be worth a shot. Setting a watch today at $74.

Should Have Picked Up On Sallie Mae When She Was Slimmer

Friday, February 3rd, 2012
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But I do notice that the current support is around $12, so looking for that to happen again and pick some up. See

Sallie Mae Stays Outperform

for how this came back on my radar.