The Deipnosophist

Where the science of investing becomes an art of living

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A private investor for 20+ years, I manage private portfolios and write about investing. You can read my market musings on three different sites: 1) The Deipnosophist, dedicated to teaching the market's processes and mechanics; 2) Investment Poetry, a subscription site dedicated to real time investment recommendations; and 3) Seeking Alpha, a combination of the other two sites with a mix of reprints from this site and all-original content. See you here, there, or the other site!

30 November 2007

Google: bid higher

Google/GOOG is bid higher by ~$13/share (to ~$710) in pre-opening trades; the most likely reason is this tidbit of speculation from
"The FTC is poised to approve Web omnipresence Google's $3.1 bln acquisition of online ad provider DoubleClick/DCLK, without any conditions, according to a lawyer involved in the merger review. The approval is expected as early as next week, the lawyer said, with the deal likely to close soon afterward."

Full Fisclosure: Long the shares of Google/GOOG
-- David M Gordon / The Deipnosophist


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