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COMMENT
COMMENT
December 13, 2007
Caller is considering selling her holdings for a tax loss and then buying back after a month. Well run bank. Suffering from the same issues that other banks are suffering from. Earnings in the last little while we're actually quite good. In the long run they are going to do very well.
Barclays Bank PLC (BCS-N)
December 13, 2007
Caller is considering selling her holdings for a tax loss and then buying back after a month. Well run bank. Suffering from the same issues that other banks are suffering from. Earnings in the last little while we're actually quite good. In the long run they are going to do very well.
Paul Harris, CFA
Partner and Portfolio Manager, Harris Douglas Asset Management
Price
$43.240
Owned
No
DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
December 13, 2007
Cut their dividends. Highly leveraged to the mortgage industry.
Cut their dividends. Highly leveraged to the mortgage industry.
Paul Harris, CFA
Partner and Portfolio Manager, Harris Douglas Asset Management
Price
$15.590
Owned
Unknown
HOLD
HOLD
December 13, 2007
Likes most of the fundamentals for the stock. One of the issues that he has is that they have made a couple of bad acquisitions, which has hurt the stock. Zinc, coal, their interest in the oil sands are all good things for this company. Would be an aggressive buyer at $30.
Likes most of the fundamentals for the stock. One of the issues that he has is that they have made a couple of bad acquisitions, which has hurt the stock. Zinc, coal, their interest in the oil sands are all good things for this company. Would be an aggressive buyer at $30.
Paul Harris, CFA
Partner and Portfolio Manager, Harris Douglas Asset Management
Price
$36.320
Owned
Yes
BUY
BUY
December 13, 2007
Feels metallurgical coal is going to be much higher in price. Coal assets are really great and this is one of the cheapest ways of energy.
Feels metallurgical coal is going to be much higher in price. Coal assets are really great and this is one of the cheapest ways of energy.
Paul Harris, CFA
Partner and Portfolio Manager, Harris Douglas Asset Management
Price
$38.760
Owned
No
BUY
BUY
December 13, 2007
The LCD business has been difficult because of competition. A good company and have some very strong parts to the company. Over the next 2 to 3 years it will do well.
Corning Inc (GLW-N)
December 13, 2007
The LCD business has been difficult because of competition. A good company and have some very strong parts to the company. Over the next 2 to 3 years it will do well.
Paul Harris, CFA
Partner and Portfolio Manager, Harris Douglas Asset Management
Price
$24.700
Owned
No
PARTIAL BUY
PARTIAL BUY
December 13, 2007
Got rid of their CEO who they replaced with a man that used to run the NYSE. You'll have to wait till these things bottom out. You can start buying them slowly.
Got rid of their CEO who they replaced with a man that used to run the NYSE. You'll have to wait till these things bottom out. You can start buying them slowly.
Paul Harris, CFA
Partner and Portfolio Manager, Harris Douglas Asset Management
Price
$57.830
Owned
No
TOP PICK
TOP PICK
December 13, 2007
(London Stock Exchange)6% yield. Stock has fallen a lot because of the housing industry but they have been very astute. They held back on purchases when they saw the market collapsing and now they are back in buying smaller companies at very good prices.
Wolseley PLC (WOS-LSE)
December 13, 2007
(London Stock Exchange)6% yield. Stock has fallen a lot because of the housing industry but they have been very astute. They held back on purchases when they saw the market collapsing and now they are back in buying smaller companies at very good prices.
Paul Harris, CFA
Partner and Portfolio Manager, Harris Douglas Asset Management
Price
$14.800
Owned
Yes