From: July 2016

A Day in the Life…New York 

I had one of those great New York days yesterday.  They start crazy early and end late They leave tons of room for flexibility.  It does NOT rain and the air is generally humid.  I was born and raised in Toronto, moved to Phoenix for grad school and settled for 25 years and moved to …

Apple is NOT Broken…Twitter Definitely is.

Apple is up $20 or so billion after market (nearly two Twitter’s). So many traders thought Apple would implode this quarter. They continue to forget Apple is beloved and not broken. Also the market is forward looking. EVERYONE knows Apple iPhone sales are slowing and that the iPad is not Jesus. We also know that …

Introducing The New Personalized SparkFin Watchlist

Here’s a cross post from the team at SparkFin. Very excited about how they’re changing up the traditional stock watchlist.  -H   The SparkFin app is all about finding compelling investment ideas in the stock market. But it’s also about you. What stocks you are watching. What stocks are on your radar. So with that …

Hello From Prague 

Today we did a walking tour of old and new Prague.  A gorgeous day and his photo comes from a rooftop bar where we stopped for a beer   Also very happy with our hotel up on the hill booked last minute on Hotels Tonight (Savoy Hotel) for 150 euros (included a good breakfast). Europe …

Free Speech … No Such Thing!

Everyone wants ‘Free Speech’, especially assholes.  Of course I can be an asshole myself. My own ‘free speech’ has probably cost me fortunes that I don’t even know about. I upset people (they tell me) and I’ve upset corporations.  Every time I blog, tweet, send a StockTwits message, talk to someone on the phone or …

I Miss Home … 

I’m sitting in front of the Danube as it flows by me in Bratislava. It’s gorgeous outside. I just had a great run along the river.  I’ve been in Europe for just 19 days but…. I miss my little corner of the earth on Coronado.  I miss seeing my kids.  I miss my dogs.  I …