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"Well yes. Yes. Of course, it's a bit of a jump isn't it? I mean, er, chartered accountancy to lion taming in one go. You don't think it might be better if you worked your way towards lion taming, say, via banking?"

(Monty Python, December 1969)


Except I'm not an accountant, nothing so interesting as that.

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Hi truegent My approach is that a big loss is a wake up call to re-evaluate my reasons for holding. I'll usually check my purchase notes, and compare to the revised figures to see what's changed. If it's a company I'll want to be holding in a few months or years time then I'll hold, because I know I'm terrible at timing a re-entry &…

Hi Aislabie I don't think the percentage fees are normally much of a motivator for the average estate agent to get a better price for you when selling your home. If you think about it from the point of view of the agent, he or she will make more turning over more properties that they will investing more effort to get an extra, say 10%,…

Re Hostelworld (LON:HSW) Considering the statements... "..this will result in marketing investment as a percentage of net revenue coming in below the previous guidance of 45%-50% on a full year basis" and "However, the problem is that nobody will find the website unless you spend a huge amount on marketing, and keep spending" Then it does sound as if Hostileworld's squeeze on costs is going…

Hi rhomboid1 Many thanks, a very fast and comprehensive answer. I am enlightened! LT

Hi Paul I've just listened to the Zytronic (LON:ZYT) audio on your site (many thanks!) I have one question on which you might be able to enlighten me. At about 18:15 when discussing the cash pile and replying to your question about a special distribution, Mark Cambridge says "we haven’t got that level of distributable reserves". Well I can see the cash pile in the…

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