| O-T Lounge|| Finding Old/Salvaged Wood Flooring- NOLA - greenhead11 on 4/29/13 at 1:50 pm|
Redoing my wood flooring, anyone know of any old houses being torn up, auctions, dealers who have original wood? Trying to match my original cyrpus
| O-T Lounge|| Where to get Kegs Uptown Nola - greenhead11 on 3/12/13 at 1:29 pm|
Where is the cheapest place to get kegs uptown? Rouses is $110 for bud light. Used to pay $80 in BR...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Where to "Legally Catch Snapper" March 23 - greenhead11 on 3/1/13 at 1:12 pm|
[quote]If there were such a place, do you think anyone wold post it? [/quote]
Good point, just figured there maybe a few generous soles out there. Its not like there aren't enough to go around.
[quote]You don't want to know.[/quote] :yack:
Your probably right. Guess i'll just have to h...
| Outdoor Board|| Where to "Legally Catch Snapper" March 23 - greenhead11 on 3/1/13 at 11:43 am|
Other than Venice, is there anywhere else that you can catch snapper 3 miles out? For that matter, is there any place where you can catch them 10 miles out other than Venice. Generally run 25 out of cocodrie/Fourchon.
It will certainly be interesting to see how federal agents enforce the law. Abo...
| Outdoor Board|| Building My first tuna rod- OB recs - greenhead11 on 1/15/13 at 8:21 pm|
Just getting into the rod building thing, any recommendations on jigging or stand up blanks?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Where to buy a sac of oysters in Gulfport/coast - greenhead11 on 12/24/12 at 9:07 am|
Trying to find a sac of oysters any place along I-10, any suggestions from northshore to Gulfport?...
| Outdoor Board|| Good Snapper, AJ Reels/Set Up - greenhead11 on 12/3/12 at 5:22 pm|
Looking to get outfitted with a decent set of Snapper rods and reels that will last- but not looking for the calcuta or stella's here. Maybe something to that can handle black fin and an occasional yellow...
Thinking about Penn Senators, Fin Noir star drag,
Shimano TLD 25, etc..then a few spinni...
| Money Talk|| re: How to handle 401K Stocks and the Fiscal Cliff - greenhead11 on 11/27/12 at 12:23 pm|
[quote]so for you 38% bonds, 62% stocks[/quote]
At 38, given our current state of affairs, I would NOT have 38% in bonds...Way too high of an allocation- that is not as safe as one may first think.
If you have the option, put your bond money in Emerging markets corporates and sovereigns, and M...
| Money Talk|| re: Cocoa Futures - greenhead11 on 11/27/12 at 1:18 am|
My favorite investing commodity: Wine. No cap gains tax and if else fails- you still got a bottle of wine.
I like many commodities long term- I don't care where they go tomorrow so my opinion may not be of any substance if your trading futures.. Some of the commodities middle men such as ADM, Nob...
| Money Talk|| re: How to handle 401K Stocks and the Fiscal Cliff - greenhead11 on 11/27/12 at 1:07 am|
[quote]Emerging markets still look like a decent opportunity to me based on valuation.[/quote]
China is down right cheap... I've been a big china proponent - albeit cautiously now for a years and people have written me off. Just think about the emerging middle class and how nouveau riche spend m...
| Money Talk|| re: How to handle 401K Stocks and the Fiscal Cliff - greenhead11 on 11/26/12 at 12:49 pm|
Depends how much faith you have in our government to get things accomplished in the crunch...
If your 38, and your money is in a 401k, I woudlnt be excessively worried about it. IF we "go off the cliff" the market will take a hit- temporarily until a solution is found. If we can't find a solution...
| O-T Lounge|| General Contractor Recommendations in Nola? - greenhead11 on 11/26/12 at 12:45 pm|
Need some post isaac repairs done- sheetrock mainly due to leaks.
Any recommendations or people to stay away from?...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Fried Speck Recipe? - greenhead11 on 11/25/12 at 9:24 am|
[quote]DO NOT GET THE slime on the filets[/quote]
I think this is key! But we often all get lazy or drunk at the dock- usually one follows the other!
Never thought of the yellow mustard idea. I'm doing that! I bet it will work well on my frozen tuna as well- as that did not freeze as well as I...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Oven Roux? - greenhead11 on 11/24/12 at 4:35 pm|
At least I'm not using instant store bought...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Fried Speck Recipe? - greenhead11 on 11/24/12 at 4:34 pm|
[quote]2/3 cornmeal and 1/3 flour or pancake mix[/quote]
I like this idea- frying in part pancake batter :cheers:
I'm thinking maybe adding a part of pancake batter a part Louisiana, and a part corn meal and dipping in egg- and spicing it up a bit myself...
| Food and Drink Board|| Oven Roux? - greenhead11 on 11/24/12 at 4:23 pm|
Anyone ever do their roux in the oven? Yes its cheating but damn, whose got the time.
200 over night someone told me?
DO you need to start it on the stove first? ...
| Outdoor Board|| Fried Speck Recipe? - greenhead11 on 11/24/12 at 4:22 pm|
How do yall batter and fry yall's specks?
Louisiana Fish Fry?
Also, someone told me if you batter white trout then freeze them they dont get mushy?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Jackson Hole to Big Sky! I Need A Ride!! - greenhead11 on 11/14/12 at 6:14 pm|
[quote]get a job[/quote]
Im in medical school. I'll have a job. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Jackson Hole to Big Sky! I Need A Ride!! - greenhead11 on 11/14/12 at 6:13 pm|
[quote]When you going? Ill be up there for 2 months[/quote]
I'll be in Jackson from Jan 1-7, then I'm doing a one week internship in big sky on the 7-14 and need a ride! Flights are retarded expensve and no such public transport is to be had...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Jackson Hole to Big Sky! I Need A Ride!! - greenhead11 on 11/14/12 at 6:12 pm|
its during peak season so most of the car companies dont want there cars left up there is what they are telling me, cheapest I can get someone to commit to is 350ish.. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Jackson Hole to Big Sky! I Need A Ride!! - greenhead11 on 11/14/12 at 5:52 pm|
Anyone know how I can get from Jackson Hole, WY to Big Sky, MT?
Flights are retarded expensive for a 3 hour drive...
| Money Talk|| re: What Up MB?/Current State of Affairs - greenhead11 on 11/14/12 at 1:34 pm|
I should have seen it coming honestly. MTGE who is more of a hybrid REIT is getting hit today. Both of these I use as cash generating machines. I need to do a litte research but I'm starting to think NLY at $14 is overblown...
| Money Talk|| re: Does DOW bottom at 10,500 again? - greenhead11 on 11/14/12 at 1:32 pm|
If. And a big IF, Congress and our president can engineer a comprimise before Jan 1, I think there is potential to miss out a fairly significant move to the upside.
To me it seems like China's economy is "bottoming" out from their over publicized and dramatized "slow down" from 8.5%+ GDP growth ...
| Money Talk|| What Up MB?/Current State of Affairs - greenhead11 on 11/13/12 at 9:55 am|
So i've basically been living under a rock for the last few weeks- someone told me there was this election or something?
Anyone know what has happened to some of the mREITs? Spreads getting squeezed by Fed MBS purchases? NLY has taken a hit!
Anyone else raising some cash in case we go off the ...
| Money Talk|| re: A Who's Who of the Money Board... - greenhead11 on 10/22/12 at 1:16 pm|
[quote]I'm usually an alpha hawk, but right now, I'm just trying to avoid negative alpha. [/quote]
Yea Im at my highest cash allocation ive ever had... I feel even more compelled right now to chase alpha since I opted not to use the assets I had to help payful school. Thus my benchmark may as we...
| Outdoor Board|| Crabs Running in the Lake? - greenhead11 on 10/21/12 at 8:58 am|
Wondering if anyone had caught some crabs on the south shore? ...
| Money Talk|| re: A Who's Who of the Money Board... - greenhead11 on 10/19/12 at 7:29 am|
What's your take on near to intermediate term US treasury rates? Tried shorting a few bonds last spring- no bueno, timing was off.
I expected the downfall in the USD and played that. It's probably got more downside to go (flight to quality has let up some)
With the market in my eyes being art...
| Money Talk|| re: Playing Castro's Death - greenhead11 on 10/18/12 at 6:59 am|
Pretty sure it's not possible for a US citizen to own stock directly in Cuba. However, through Canadian brokers you may be able to. There a few O&G companies I know based out of Canada who drill around Cuba, Columbia, Venezuela ...
| Money Talk|| re: Anyone here work in IB? - greenhead11 on 10/17/12 at 2:00 pm|
Get experience. Get into a top B school. You pay for the who you sit next too and the connections/alumni the school has ...
| Money Talk|| re: A Who's Who of the Money Board... - greenhead11 on 10/17/12 at 1:56 pm|
[quote]Brink, I think Greenhead is an engineer in the oil industry, but I'm not sure. [/quote]
Well this greenhead is no engineer. Although petroleum engineering sounds pretty damn good.
I'm actually in medical school. I worked as a junior equity analyst for 2 yrs- but pretty much exclusively ...