Archive for October 2007

Bernanke Action Figure

October 31, 2007  ·  Category: Humor
Being The Shiznit means you get your own action figure (Picture).
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It’s Bad!!!! ….. Oh ….. No ….. Wait …. It’s Good!!!

October 31, 2007  ·  Category: Federal Reserve, Market Commentary
The market's first move in response to the Fed Decision was down, but it's second move was up - big (Intraday Chart).
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FOMC Cuts 25 But Says Inflation Risk Has Increased; Policy Stance Back To “Neutral”

October 31, 2007  ·  Category: Federal Reserve, Market Commentary
I think this was a little more hawkish than the market was expecting.  Bernanke and Co. did cut rates 25 basis points but they said that inflation risks had increased and that "upside risks to inflation ...
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Google Powers Through $700 – Can It Close There?

October 31, 2007  ·  Category: Market Commentary, Stocks
Just 17 trading days after closing above $600 for the first time Google is threatening to close above $700 for the first time. A Wall Street Journal article (subscription required) that Google is in "advanced" talks ...
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Double B In Da House

October 31, 2007  ·  Category: Federal Reserve, Market Commentary
"Traders are just focusing on the Fed." - Michael Metz (subscription required), Chief Investment Strategist, Oppenheimer It's Fed Day today which means Double B, Ben Bernanke, is in da house baby. Analysts everywhere are trying to get into his head ...
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Chipotle Reports Another Excellent Quarter – But Can The Stock Go Higher?

October 30, 2007  ·  Category: Stocks
Well, no surprise here: Chipotle (CMG) reported another awesome quarter (CMG 3Q Earnings Release): Revenues were up 36% to $286 million - analysts were looking for $279 million.  Same store sales were up 12.4% from the third ...
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Can Chipotle Continue To Rip?

October 30, 2007  ·  Category: Stocks
"When a stock gets to this level, you just have to sell because the risk-reward becomes awful." - Jim Cramer, talking about Chipotle (CMG) on his "Mad Money" TV show, Thursday October 11  If you thought Under Armour (UA) ...
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Under Armour Continues To “Protect This House”

October 30, 2007  ·  Category: Stocks
Last Tuesday, The Wall Street Journal ran a "Heard On The Street" column on the front page of its "Money & Investing" section making the argument that there was a good chance Under Armour (UA) ...
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Stocks Tread Water Ahead Of Fed – Except Google

October 30, 2007  ·  Category: Federal Reserve, Market Commentary, Stocks
"Stocks are directionless ahead of a blockbuster day tomorrow.  Other markets are about the same - bonds, currencies.  [Stocks] won't do a lot before we get a read on the Fed...." - James Paulsen (subscription required), ...
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Uncle Ben: Shiznit

October 29, 2007  ·  Category: Ayn Rand, Federal Reserve, Humor
Shiznit, adj: (1) the best (2) the greatest in a certain category or universally (3) gaddam' phenomenal, bi-atch! In the spirit of "Malibu's Most Wanted", which I had the pleasure of watching last night, and on ...
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