Chimera Investment Corporation (CIM)

8.94
NYSE
Prev Close 8.99
Day Low/High 8.81 / 9.03
52 Wk Low/High 6.42 / 22.98
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 185.86B
Market Cap 1.67B
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Favorite Long and Short

My favorite long is Chimera, and my favorite short is Nationstar. Favorite long: Chimera Investment (CIM). Favorite short: Nationstar (NSM).

Chimera Takes a Breather

Of course, this beast still breathes fire. By Tim Collins Chimera Investment (CIM) is a recent long for Doug and one I traded a bit ago based on the weekly chart. Chimera Investment (CIM) -- Daily Source: StockCharts.com View Chart » View in New Win...

Moni Moni

And then some. Here she comes now sayin' mony mony Shoot 'em down turn around come on mony Hey she give me love and I feel all right now Come on you gotta toss and turn And feel all right, yeah I feel all right I said yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah! -...

Bidding for Chimera

At $3.20. I am bidding for more Chimera (CIM) at $3.20 now.

Trade Update

Let's update my trading activity. When I was out this week, I added to the following shorts: Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), Nationstar (NSM), iShares Russell 2000 Index Fund (IWM), SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) and Henry Schein (HSIC). I also initiated ...

One Last Pair of Tantalizing Picks

One Last Pair of Tantalizing Picks

We'll finish out the day with an investment idea and one more spec play, both from the same family.

March Stock Madness

My March Stock Madness contest forecasts the winner among my favorite longs and shorts within a time frame of three to six months. "I'm living the dream." -- Dick Vitale Welcome to my 2013 long/short brackets for March Stock Madness. Unlike the NCAA...

That Was the Week That Was

Let's review. I have started a new end-of-week column that borrows from the title of a popular 1960s BBC comedy show hosted by David Frost for my look back at the week's daily diary highlights. On Monday, I started the week with "The Cyprus Blight C...

Chimera Is Charmed

My view is that Annaly ultimately acquires the company between $3.80 and $4.00 a share. As I mentioned late yesterday, there was positive news on Chimera Investment (CIM) after the close. My view is that Annaly (NLY) ultimately acquires the company ...

Good News From Chimera

One last thing. --Lt. Columbo  Some good news from Chimera Investment (CIM) after the close.

Taking Stock

Chimera at $3.17, that is. I am taking the $3.17 stock in Chimera (CIM) now.

Recommended Reading (Part Deux)

A Fool's take on CIM. Run, don't walk, to read this interesting post on Motley Fool on Chimera Investment (CIM). I expect to get $3.60-$3.75 in addition to a few dividends. Low downside risk in this name and reasonable upside.

Chimera Gets It Together

I expect the shares to respond positively to this news. For those who left early on Friday afternoon, Chimera Investment (CIM) avoided delisting and made its filings after the close (as I expected). There were no surprises (to book value and earning...

Favorite Long and Short

My favorite long is Chimera Investment, and my favorite short is Henry Schein. Favorite long: Chimera Investment (CIM) -- I am working on a write up now. Favorite short: Henry Schein (HSIC).

Setting Up a Speculative Play

Setting Up a Speculative Play

This mortgage REIT has everything I look for in a breakout.

Follow the Insiders

Follow the Insiders

If you don't know what officers and directors at small local banks are doing with their money, you're making a mistake.

Get Out Before It's Too Late

Get Out Before It's Too Late

Mortgage REITs are dangerously leveraged names foolishly relying on Fed promises that can't possibly be airtight.

Takeover Week

Many of the stocks in my portfolio or on my watch list were taken over this week.

The Leverage Hangover

The world got drunk on excessive leverage over the past decade, and certain REITs may offer a cure.

Make Mr. Market Work for You

By buying during market downturns, investors can assemble a reasonable income portfolio. It's just a lot harder than it used to be.

Sailing Into Two Harbors

Sailing Into Two Harbors

Investors looking for a high-yielding mortgage REIT should test Two Harbors' waters.

Sailing Into Two Harbors

Sailing Into Two Harbors

Investors looking for a high-yielding mortgage REIT should test Two Harbors' waters.