Category Archives: SAMPLE POSTS

QUICK BLURBS [ADS, AXP, BAC, IBKR, KMX, SVU]

(4,146 words) [IBKR] Partly due to an exceptionally low volatility trading environment, which has made it difficult to earn profits and which Petterfy says may continue “indefinitely,” the company is winding down its options market making operations. While the company will use the excess capital from market making to further support its brokerage operations, the latter […]

[SNI] FLIP OR FLOP?

(3,373 words) In somewhat oblique, discursive fashion, this post outlines some pro and con arguments for SNI and touches on a few broader media themes.  I’ve owned this stock since last summer but reduced my stake this quarter despite the company’s strong recent fundamentals to more accurately reflect my increasing skepticism over the company’s long-term competitive advantages.  As […]