Archive for April, 2015

  • Wynn Q1 2015 Earnings Call Tidbits
    Posted by on April 29th, 2015 at 8:56 am, Comments: 0

    I love listening to Steve Wynn’s $WYNN earnings calls because I think Wynn is the best operator in the business, and he speaks with a […]

  • Closed End Fund Arbitrage and Hostile Takeovers
    Posted by on April 23rd, 2015 at 8:25 pm, Comments: 0

    Our story begins with a closed end gold trust – GTU – that has been trading at a significant discount to its net asset value.   […]

  • Brewing Beer With No Water: Maple Sap Instead
    Posted by on April 15th, 2015 at 2:14 pm, Comments: 0

    I had a handful of gallons of late-season maple-sap leftover at the end of the season which I collected after our last boil as I […]

  • Maple 2015: The Rush
    Posted by on April 8th, 2015 at 9:12 am, Comments: 0

    I’ve written about our backyard maple sugaring exploits previously, and our system hasn’t changed much in the last few years.  You can see those previous […]

  • Convenience Has A Price
    Posted by on April 7th, 2015 at 8:33 am, Comments: 0

    It’s no secret to regular readers of this blog that I’m a huge fan of Amazon.com from a consumer standpoint – my wife and I […]