Archive for August, 2012

Source of my ABT Watch

Sunday, August 26th, 2012
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Decent pitch for Abbott Labs at http://www.investorplace.com/2012/08/the-live-off-dividends-retirement-plan-pm-mo-pep-cvx-kmp-ko/view-all/, though a bit pricey for me today.

Why I’m Watching NOV

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012
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In case I forget it was from this InvestorPlace article where they mentioned Bershire Hathaway had opened a position. Obviously going to wait for a pull back, but worth watching. Still thanking Buffett for GE.

Lazy Tracking Post for The Medicines Company (MDCO)

Saturday, August 18th, 2012
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A perfect stock in my portfolio, where perfect means I have already sold enough to cover my initial investment.

From Crash to Cash?

Friday, August 17th, 2012
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I picked up HGG when they dropped big in July…then they dropped a bit further. But I see some insider traction happening in August, so I’m going to hold on to what I got…for now.

China Integrated Energy Losing Steam

Monday, August 13th, 2012
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Question is, will it ever recover?

If They Build it, You Will Come…Into Money

Sunday, August 12th, 2012
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A reminder today in an article from InvestorPlace that I should have bought some Iron Mountain back when it was down. Well, you never know.

United States Natural Gas (UNG)

Saturday, August 11th, 2012
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I’m thinking that it is going to be a crappy winter and according to one news source, gas has 92% of the residential heating market.

SPDR S&P Homebuilders (XHB)

Saturday, August 11th, 2012
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Cheap, lazy tracking after coming across them while reviewing TPX at Motley Fool and reading this article. Looks to be on a tear now, and hoping to get in on the annual September pull back of everything useful.

A Pain in the Gas

Friday, August 3rd, 2012
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Unfortunately an LP, which makes it ineligable for some retirement accounts, but worth a watch and lazily found in this Wyatt Research article.