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by jackdaww
April 23rd, 2019, 8:44 am
Forum: Sports Bar (all sports)
Topic: Dirty Leeds
Replies: 3
Views: 263

Re: Dirty Leeds

villa may beat them on sunday , and again in the playoffs , i hope.
by jackdaww
April 20th, 2019, 9:13 am
Forum: High Yield Portfolios (HYP) - Practical
Topic: Galliford Try ( GFRD) profit warning
Replies: 35
Views: 1508

Re: Galliford Try ( GFRD) profit warning

When I came to add a house builder to my HYP, I could have gone for the usual suspects of Berkeley, Persimmon or Taylor Wimpey, but I chose Galliford Try because it also was in the business of Construction as well as house building. My thinking was diversification would mean if there was a downturn...
by jackdaww
April 5th, 2019, 8:32 am
Forum: Share ideas
Topic: Small Cap Value Report at Stockopedia
Replies: 6
Views: 455

Re: Small Cap Value Report at Stockopedia

i do agree pauls and grahams comments are great , and i WOULD pay for them , but i dont need the masses of numbers stocko provides .

:(
by jackdaww
April 5th, 2019, 8:17 am
Forum: Cars, Driving, Motorbikes or any Transport
Topic: Car Servicing
Replies: 15
Views: 431

Re: Car Servicing

for a small service ( basically oil and filter change) and MOT (car out of warranty).

local nissan dealer quoted £270.

local ATS quoted £112. (using nissan approved oil)

so i saved £150+

no brainer .

:D
by jackdaww
April 4th, 2019, 1:34 pm
Forum: Share ideas
Topic: Small Cap Value Report at Stockopedia
Replies: 6
Views: 455

Re: Small Cap Value Report at Stockopedia

i have found this very useful but wont be subscribing . if i were , i would want paul scott to turn up when he is supposed to - minus excuses . :( Hmmm, those were free Reports for about 6 years. As Paul Scott has said over there Also, the disruptive element tend to be non-subscribers :D . As for t...
by jackdaww
April 3rd, 2019, 5:27 pm
Forum: Share ideas
Topic: Small Cap Value Report at Stockopedia
Replies: 6
Views: 455

Re: Small Cap Value Report at Stockopedia

i have found this very useful but wont be subscribing .

if i were , i would want paul scott to turn up when he is supposed to - minus excuses .

:(
by jackdaww
April 3rd, 2019, 8:42 am
Forum: High Yield Portfolios (HYP) - Practical
Topic: Stephen Bland - New HYP Portfolio @ Stockopedia
Replies: 157
Views: 9698

Re: Stephen Bland - New HYP Portfolio @ Stockopedia

Arborbridge wrote:Well, Pyad and myself are clearly thinking along the same lines: I also bought SMDS today, it having passed all my tests.

Arb.


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me to.

bought a month ago.

:)
by jackdaww
April 2nd, 2019, 9:53 am
Forum: High Yield Portfolios (HYP) - Practical
Topic: United Utilities: fit to keep holding?
Replies: 33
Views: 1380

Re: United Utilities: fit to keep holding?

UU carries a lot of debt , is very subject to regulation and politics , like most utilities.

their yield and size are good points , that's all .
by jackdaww
March 31st, 2019, 10:03 am
Forum: Brokers and Share Dealing
Topic: II operating an illegal lottery ??
Replies: 7
Views: 888

Re: II operating an illegal lottery ??

Although I am not really wanting to add to my ISAs at my age, I thought I might as well take advantage of their "lottery" and put in the requisite £2,500, only to find that since I hadn't added to it last year, I had to through all the palaver as if I were a new client, digging out my N.I...
by jackdaww
March 31st, 2019, 9:22 am
Forum: High Yield Shares & Strategies - general
Topic: Variations on PYADs HYP strategy
Replies: 53
Views: 2623

Re: Variations on PYADs HYP strategy

solution one for me , for total returns. i spend a few hours a day most days , mainly maintaining a database of company shares that interest me. as time goes by , i can envisage moving more towards investment trusts and away from growth shares , retaining my choice of reliable quality dividend payer...
by jackdaww
March 30th, 2019, 7:45 am
Forum: High Yield Shares & Strategies - general
Topic: Variations on PYADs HYP strategy
Replies: 53
Views: 2623

Re: Variations on PYADs HYP strategy

it is quite likely that he may come a cropper with at least one of his very high yielders. Yes, I'd say any eternity portfolio will have individual that stumble or even wipe out but hopefully the effect will be mitigated by having more than a dozen other shares contributing to the income and when o...
by jackdaww
March 30th, 2019, 7:39 am
Forum: High Yield Shares & Strategies - general
Topic: Variations on PYADs HYP strategy
Replies: 53
Views: 2623

Re: Variations on PYADs HYP strategy

of the PYAD selections shown here so far , only IMPS, BHP and RDSB are rock solid picks for me.

others would be L&G , GLAXO , PHOENIX, RIO, SDRC , ASTRA, BATS .

:)
by jackdaww
March 27th, 2019, 3:32 pm
Forum: Cars, Driving, Motorbikes or any Transport
Topic: What car?
Replies: 12
Views: 705

Re: What car?

honda jazz is a super smallish car with big reliability.
by jackdaww
March 25th, 2019, 8:07 am
Forum: High Yield Portfolios (HYP) - Practical
Topic: Dividends
Replies: 26
Views: 1258

Re: Dividends

remember though , that when the share goes XD , the share price drops accordingly , all other things being equal.

:)
by jackdaww
March 24th, 2019, 4:10 pm
Forum: Beerpig's Snug
Topic: How much would you pay for breakfast?
Replies: 43
Views: 1118

Re: How much would you pay for breakfast?

greggs would be the cheapest option , but jdw is a proper breakfast for little more , and morrisons isnt bad.

:)
by jackdaww
March 24th, 2019, 11:52 am
Forum: High Yield Portfolios (HYP) - Practical
Topic: British Aerospace
Replies: 6
Views: 527

Re: British Aerospace

the financial metrics are quite good - except the substantial pension deficit .

otherwise its about having to stomach the business dealings - saudi etc , and politics.

i hold for long term yield .
by jackdaww
March 23rd, 2019, 7:55 am
Forum: High Yield Shares & Strategies - general
Topic: Variations on PYADs HYP strategy
Replies: 53
Views: 2623

Variations on PYADs HYP strategy

.. this strategy is mostly fine by me. of crucial importance - are these phrases -- ....i consider other fundamental s that can influence my selection. ...it's not entirely a mechanical process because I apply some judgement to each share. so its more than high yield alone . thus i can involve facto...
by jackdaww
March 23rd, 2019, 7:32 am
Forum: The Natural World
Topic: Bird song app
Replies: 14
Views: 617

Re: Bird song app

try prokofiev's 5th symphony .

plenty of birdsong ( and steam trains ) in there!.

;)
by jackdaww
March 22nd, 2019, 5:00 pm
Forum: Does anyone know?
Topic: Car Parking Penalty notice
Replies: 13
Views: 801

Re: Car Parking Penalty notice

Penalty Charge Notice (Council) or a Parking Charge Notice (Private)? Then see, for instance, http://forums.pepipoo.com/lofiversion/index.php/t86603.html. There's a template letter there, if needed, if the ticket has been issued by a private company (assuming the laws haven't changed since 2014) an...
by jackdaww
March 22nd, 2019, 4:34 pm
Forum: Does anyone know?
Topic: Car Parking Penalty notice
Replies: 13
Views: 801

Re: Car Parking Penalty notice

Penalty Charge Notice (Council) or a Parking Charge Notice (Private)? Then see, for instance, http://forums.pepipoo.com/lofiversion/index.php/t86603.html. There's a template letter there, if needed, if the ticket has been issued by a private company (assuming the laws haven't changed since 2014) an...

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