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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 1 hour ago

Re: Legal & General shareholding

in reverse order...
2) can anyone tell me whether this cashback is worth having or what form it make take ?

From the horse's mouth...

Legal & General shareholders, including friends and family, get 1% cashback on [more]

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 11:53

Re: HSBC interim dividend

Dod101: I do not know if the facility exists in an ISA or share dealing account on a platform.
richjfool: I do hold HSBC, but in a normal UK (nominee) share dealing account, so no options there for me.

HMRC's rules for [more]

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breelander replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 21:48

Re: How to retrieve my old Fool posts?

Is there a way I can list all my previous posts - currently I only know how to find my last 99.

No, as far as I am aware. But there other ways to find an old post, at least on a board by board basis. Go to the board you want to [more]

Sun Sep 28

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 01:29

Re: PYAD's HYP

It would seem those marked * are original members.
Those marked # kind of morphed into replacements for originals, presumably with no effort required.
Not sure where the others came from.

The history of HYP1 was complicated by [more]

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 23:38

Re: Grabbing some BLT

sorry, the FT link needs registering, so I ignored it

Registration is free and allows you to read up to 8 articles a month. If you prefer not to register, then Google the article's title "BHP bows to investors and offers London [more]

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 14:52

Re: PYAD's HYP

RDSB at 2,435.24p is the equivalent of 8475.32p for each old SHEL share held.

As if! Make that 699.72p

Bree (it's 'times', not 'divide', *Doh!*)

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 14:17

Re: PYAD's HYP

Shell (LSE: SHEL) Oil 572
2005 delisted and became Royal Dutch Shell. Who knows what the equivalent price is now (RDSA RDSB?)

Those of us who bought our Shell before the change. For each Shell Transport & Trading (SHEL) we [more]

Sat Sep 27

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 00:27

Re: Tesco - double up, sell, or stick?

...a busy Woolworth last weekend in Solingen, Germany. (I assume this is another firm with the same name - but in the same business).

Like the UK Woolworths, the German one was once part of of the American chain started by Frank [more]

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 12:17

Re: Tesco - double up, sell, or stick?

If on 23 October when they announce their half year results they cancel the dividend I would sell that day. No ifs or buts.

There was a thread on HYSS recently discussing 'When to sell a cutter'. TJH made the point that a cutter is [more]

Fri Sep 26

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 15:36

Re: De La Rue (DLAR) Trading Update

Gradual, fitful deterioration followed by a sharper markdown from the New Year. Continuously in the Danger Zone since Jun.

Much as I admire (and rely on) your research, I do take your 'zones' with a pinch of salt. :-)

I like [more]

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breelander replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 14:02

Re: UK Tide Tables

They don't list Lyme Regis itself, so you'll have to choose a nearby location for that one.

Sidmouth seems the closest they have...
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breelander replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 13:42

Re: UK Tide Tables

Try here for Whitby...
http://www.tides4fishing.com/uk/england/whitby
...you can select any day in 2015 from their calendar.

The don't list Lyme Regis itself, so you'll [more]

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 13:15

Re: Tesco - double up, sell, or stick?

I am tempted to follow the Warren Buffet adage and buy when others are fearful ... is this a great opportunity we should be relishing?

I see nothing to change the opinion I formed back in March (if anything, it's been reinforced). [more]

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 12:23

Re: De La Rue (DLAR) Trading Update

...an interim dividend of 8.3p per share (2013/14:14.1p).

A dividend cut by 41% and the SP down by 32% so far.

I do so hope for Julian1106's sake that DLAR isn't another one "...that I am considering reducing or [more]

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breelander replied to the Lloyds Banking Group plc board. 12:02

Re: Selling another 11.5% of TSB

All sold at 280p, which was yesterday's closing price before the placing was announced.

Further to the announcement released on 25 September 2014, Lloyds Banking Group plc announces that it has sold 57.5 million ordinary shares (the [more]

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 11:57

Re: Lloyds sell some more TSB

And they're gone...

Further to the announcement released on 25 September 2014, Lloyds Banking Group plc announces that it has sold 57.5 million ordinary shares (the "Placing Shares") in the Company, representing approximately [more]

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breelander replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 11:47

Re: northern rock ass xs0117031194

Welcome to the Fool!

The experts on such things live on the Banking Sector board, try asking there.
http://boards.fool.co.uk/banking-sector-50033.aspx

Bree.

Thu Sep 25

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 18:42

Re: My lesson learned from TSCO & TATE

Terry has noted several times that duffers have often risen steadily over a period of time after an initial large drop.

Most recently over on HYSS, where he said "In the past I have found that it is better to wait until knees [more]

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breelander replied to the Tesco plc board. 18:30

Re: overstated profits

That tops it for me. In 10 minutes I'll be an ex TSCO shareholder.

Ian, did you know that you've just been quoted in a Fool article?

Meanwhile, an ordinary Fool quickly visited our discussion boards to reveal his
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breelander posted to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 18:14

Lloyds sell some more TSB

Some of us still hold onto our Lloyds. You may be interested to know that they are selling a further 11.5% of TSB by way of a Placing, announced after today's close.

Following the sale the Group expects to retain approximately 50% of the
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