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Vintage Conn Cavalier Silver-Plate Alto Saxophone

Throughout the history of instrument manufacturing, instruments have been ‘stenciled’ – made by one company and sold to another with a different name on it. In many cases, the informed buyer can get a very good instrument at a lower price than a sometimes -identical instrument with the more sought-after branding affixed. 223 more words


7 Stocks With Short Interests of 40% to 80% of Their Float

Investors have collectively had a mixed view of short sellers through time. After all, aren’t they doing the un-American thing of betting against the value of stocks? 686 more words


Living In: Southport, Conn.: Historic, With an Aristocratic Air

The coastal enclave of Southport, part of the town of Fairfield, offers a rich array of 18th- and 19th-century architecture that reflects the area’s affluence during its heyday as a seaport. 36 more words

Painted Bunting returns to SW Connecticut

No, I’m not on vacation in Florida. Why would I leave New England in the winter? I love New England winters. (I say that now, the day before a big storm is supposed to hit.) 410 more words

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Warren Buffett Purchases Highlight Huge Energy Insider Buying: Phillips 66, Summit Midstream, Crestwood Energy and More

For the second week running, energy insiders are stepping up to the plate and buying huge blocks of stock. With the price of crude dipping under $30 this week, and bearish analysts touting a possible trip to $20, the contrarians are making big bets that this possibly could be the low for the sector. 568 more words


JA Students Meet Warren Buffett

This story originally posted on Junior Achievement of Southwest New England’s website.

A group of Junior Achievement students had the opportunity to spend time Thursday night with one of America’s greatest investors – Warren Buffett. 257 more words

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