Fool on the Hill
1999 Archives

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

2001, 2000, 1998

December

  • 12/31/99 -- It Takes a Market to Raise a Child
  • 12/30/99 -- The End of History? Bring it on.
  • 12/29/99 -- Online Customers Don't Come Cheap
  • 12/28/99 -- A Hunger for Restaurant Companies
  • 12/27/99 -- Toys "R" Us: The e-Grinch Who Stole Christmas
  • 12/23/99 -- It's a Wonderful Life
  • 12/22/99 -- The Price of a Dream
  • 12/21/99 -- Investing in Biotech
  • 12/20/99 -- 'Tis the Season to Be Shopping
  • 12/17/99 -- Risk vs. Return
  • 12/16/99 -- SEC Levels Playing Field
  • 12/15/99 -- The Anatomy of a Bubble
  • 12/14/99 -- NVESTing for the Future
  • 12/13/99 -- A Must-Read for Every Investor
  • 12/10/99 -- The Tangled Web of European Telecom
  • 12/09/99 -- Kodak: Undervalued or Understood?
  • 12/08/99 -- Stop the Telemarketers!
  • 12/07/99 -- Growth Characteristics at a Value Price
  • 12/06/99 -- Pennies From Heaven
  • 12/03/99 -- Is Internet Capital Group Really Worth $20 Billion?
  • 12/02/99 -- Vanguard 1, Fool 0
  • 12/01/99 -- Trump's Modest Proposal
November
  • 11/30/99 -- Learning From the Windsor Master
  • 11/29/99 -- Shop Online, But Beware of Inflated Revenues
  • 11/26/99 -- What Do Valuations Mean?
  • 11/24/99 -- Giving Thanks on Thanksgiving
  • 11/23/99 -- Fun With Coke's P/E Ratio
  • 11/22/99 -- Equal Access for All Investors
  • 11/19/99 -- Do You Invest to Live or Live to Invest?
  • 11/18/99 -- Microsoft: Why the Market Loves Judge Jackson
  • 11/17/99 -- How Revenues = Share Price
  • 11/16/99 -- It's Fun, But Is It Investing?
  • 11/15/99 -- Not All UPS Employees Are Created
  • 11/12/99 -- Home Field Advantage
  • 11/11/99 -- Of Course Microsoft is a Monopoly
  • 11/10/99 -- Is the Internet Revolution Over?
  • 11/09/99 -- Don't Forget FDX in UPS Hoopla
  • 11/08/99 -- Read This Before Shopping at priceline's WebHouse Club
  • 11/05/99 -- Bad Reasons to Sell
  • 11/04/99 -- The High Cost of "Helpers"
  • 11/03/99 -- When to Sell
  • 11/02/99 -- No Balm of Gilead Today
  • 11/01/99 -- Creating Good Customer Experiences
October
  • 10/29/99 -- The Day the Sky Fell
  • 10/28/99 -- The Unbearable Silliness of Price Targets
  • 10/27/99 -- What Does the Banking Deregulation Bill Mean?
  • 10/26/99 -- Researching Quintiles
  • 10/25/99 -- The Trouble With Options
  • 10/22/99 -- Nokia Continues to Lead
  • 10/21/99 -- Fortune Brands: Cheap for a Reason
  • 10/20/99 -- Does the SEC Read the Fool?
  • 10/19/99 -- Whole Foods' Internet Story
  • 10/18/99 -- The Internet Has Arrived
  • 10/15/99 -- When the Market Bites Back
  • 10/14/99 -- Farewell, Fool
  • 10/13/99 -- Why Regulators Never Learn
  • 10/12/99 -- The Wonderful World of Disney
  • 10/11/99 -- Visor Steals the Show at Internet World
  • 10/08/99 -- The Qwest-US West Merger
  • 10/07/99 -- Costco Q4 Conference Call, Part 1
  • 10/06/99 -- Mr. Market is a Manic-Depressive Idiot
  • 10/05/99 -- How Good Does Talbots Look?
  • 10/04/99 -- Pixar: This Movie Looks Awfully Familiar
  • 10/01/99 -- The BEST Stocks!!! Circa 1995
September
  • 09/30/99 -- Managed Care's Liability Scare
  • 09/29/99 -- A High Tech Company You Never Heard Of
  • 09/28/99 -- One of My Biggest Holdings Warns
  • 09/27/99 -- Standard 100 List a Good Idea But Needs Work
  • 09/24/99 -- Teach Your Children Well
  • 09/23/99 -- Merrill Lynch: An Anniversary to Forget
  • 09/22/99 -- Is Online Trading Dangerous to Your Wealth?
  • 09/21/99 -- Looking Through the Outback
  • 09/20/99 -- FairMarket Network a Blip on eBay's Radar Screen
  • 09/17/99 -- Notes From the Fringe
  • 09/16/99 -- Estee Lauder Wrongfully Accused
  • 09/15/99 -- Wise Journalist Confesses He Blew It
  • 09/14/99 -- Digital Products Electrifying Best Buy
  • 09/13/99 -- Showdown at the Accounting Corral
  • 09/10/99 -- When Morals Come to Bear
  • 09/09/99 -- Quintiles Transnational: Priced Right?
  • 09/08/99 -- Why Accounts Receivable and Inventories Matter
  • 09/07/99 -- Is There Any Value in Value?
  • 09/03/99 -- Kicking Through the Glass Ceiling
  • 09/02/99 -- Capital One not the ONE
  • 09/01/99 -- Gap: The Challenge of Branding Basics
August July

June

  • 06/30/99 -- Thoughts on Success and Succession
  • 06/29/99 -- Scoring Fair Isaac & Co.
  • 06/28/99 -- Black and White on Wall Street
  • 06/25/99 -- Business Week Profiles Buffett
  • 06/24/99 -- What Do Valuations Mean?
  • 06/23/99 -- AOL and Hughes: A Serious Warning Shot
  • 06/22/99 -- Investing in Intel
  • 06/21/99 -- Thinking about ROA
  • 06/18/99 -- Biotech Big Boy Biogen
  • 06/17/99 -- Valuation Myths
  • 06/16/99 -- Inflection Point? We'll See
  • 06/15/99 -- Waiting for Value
  • 06/14/99 -- A Value Investor's Look at Net.B@nk, Part 3
  • 06/11/99 -- A Value Investor's Look at Net.B@nk, Part 2
  • 06/10/99 -- A Value Investor's Look at Net.B@nk, Part 1
  • 06/09/99 -- Gucci Gucci Yah-Yah-Yah
  • 06/08/99 -- Jonesing to Achieve Financial Success
  • 06/07/99 -- Certain about Uncertainty
  • 06/04/99 -- Yet Another Slant on Amazon
  • 06/03/99 -- Wanted: Financial Writer With a Clue
  • 06/02/99 -- The Flow on Amazon
  • 06/01/99 -- Yippee! Prices are Falling

May

April

March

February

  • 02/26/99 -- Financial Karma, Part 2
  • 02/25/99 -- Financial Karma's Gonna Get You
  • 02/24/99 -- Bluefly Passes Go, Investors Collect $200 Plus
  • 02/23/99 -- Financial Analysis Is Worth the Effort
  • 02/22/99 -- A Little Dow History
  • 02/19/99 -- Investors Warming Up to Lady Luck
  • 02/18/99 -- Amazon and the Future of E-Commerce
  • 02/17/99 -- Onsale and the Future of E-Commerce
  • 02/16/99 -- It's the Long Term That Matters
  • 02/15/99 -- Holiday
  • 02/12/99 -- A Delicious Stock
  • 02/11/99 -- The Misunderstood Market
  • 02/10/99 -- $1 for 90 Cents. Sounds Great!
  • 02/09/99 -- Higher Returns, Higher Volatility
  • 02/08/99 -- Know Business Risk Like an Insurer
  • 02/05/99 -- Another Great Stock Will Always Be Available
  • 02/04/99 -- The Weakness of Relative Strength
  • 02/03/99 -- Margin Speedbumps
  • 02/02/99 -- Comparing Furniture Makers
  • 02/01/99 -- Meteor Looming Over Competitive Landscape?

January

  • 01/29/99 -- Digging for Value
  • 01/28/99 -- Bank Analysts Mis-Estimate
  • 01/27/99 -- The EMC Effect?
  • 01/26/99 -- Should Management Profit From Screwing Up?
  • 01/25/99 -- "Discretionary" Capital Expenditures
  • 01/22/99 -- A Bubble's Going to Burst Sometime
  • 01/21/99 -- My Bookshelf: "The Emperors of Chocolate"
  • 01/20/99 -- Market Bubble? Prove It
  • 01/19/99 -- A Bright Future for Coast Dental?
  • 01/18/99 -- Holiday
  • 01/15/99 -- Converting to Foolishness
  • 01/14/99 -- Estelle's Legacy
  • 01/13/99 -- What to Make of Compaq's Deal For Shopping.com
  • 01/12/99 -- Slowly Building a Fortune
  • 01/11/99 -- Pacific Gateway "Exchanging" Shares
  • 01/08/99 -- Clocking Growth at Fossil
  • 01/07/99 -- Reversion to the Mean
  • 01/06/99 -- JDA Software's Hard Landing
  • 01/05/99 -- CBRL: A Slowing Ship Adding New Propellers
  • 01/04/99 -- Adaptec Adapts
  • 01/01/99 -- New Year's Day Holiday