Struggling Ascent Hiding Under Brinks

Author: Dan Gelinas, Published on Aug 07, 2018

The market cap of Brinks Home Security, Monitronics, MONI, Ascent Capital Group (whatever one calls them) is down 96% over the past 5 years as the stock chart below shows:

***************** ******** ***** ***** ** ****** **** ******** ** ******** 2018, **** *** **** * ******, *** ***** ** **** 62% (**** ********* **** ~**% ******* ********** **** *********) ** *** ***** ***** *****:

*** ******* ** ******* **********. *** ** ***** '****** **** Security' ****** ** *** ******? *** ** *** ******* *********** hiding ***** *** ****** ****? ** **** ****, ** ******* those *********.

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****** **** **** **** ***** *** **** ******:

*** *********** ** ** ** ****** **** **** ** ****** brand ** *** ** ********* *********** ** ** **** ******** market. ** *** ********* ****** ******** *** *** ****** **** Security **** *** ************* ****** ********* **** *** **** ******. Therefore ** **** **** ********* *** ** *** ******** ***** the ****** **** ******** ***** ***** ***** ** ** ********** on **** ***** **** ****** *** ****** ********.

Where *** **** ****?

*** '****** **** ********' ******* ******** *** ** ******* ** Moni ** ***:

******, **** *** '***** **' **** *** **** ******** ** MONI *** ***********. ******, **** ***** '*****' ********** ********** **** from ***** **+ **** '*****':

********, ** *** **** '***** **' *******, **** *******:

*******, ****** *** ** ***** ****** *** *** **** ** for ****** *** **** ****** ** *** **** **** ***** the **** ******.

****** *** ****** **** ******** ******* *** ****** *,*** ***** according ** ******, ***** *** **** * ******** ** **** or ***********:

* ****** ** ********* **** ******** ************* ** * *** ******** ** *** *** ****.

*** ************ *** ******** ******:

**** * ******** ****** ** *******, ********* *** *******'* ******** **** **** **** *** **** out ** ********:

Perfectly *****, ********* ** *******

********** **** ** ******* * ****-********** *** ****-********** ******** ** perfectly *****, ********* ** * *** ***** ******* ** *********** and ******** *** **** *********. ********, ******** ********* ** *** part ** ****/****** ** * "*******," ********* ** *** ******:

** ******* **’* ********** ***** ** *******. ** *** ******** had * ******** **********, ***** ***** ** ** ******** **** people ***** ** ********, *** ****’* * *******. ******** *** old ********* ***** *** *** **** ** ******** ** ******* anyone ** * *** **** ***** * ********** ** ***** market *******.

******* ****** **** ***** ** ***** **** ********* * ****-********* trademark **** *** *********** **** * ******** **** ** **********:

*** ******** *** ** **** **** **** ** ******* *******, but ** *****'* **** ** ** **** ********. ********* ** supposed ** ** * ****** ** ***'* ******** ****** *** goods ** ********, *** ********* ****** *** ***** ********* **** to *** ***** ********** **** *** ****** ** **** ***'* make ******** ***** **********.

Reverse ****** **** * ***** ***

*** **** ****** ****** ** **** * ***** ***** *** company ***** ** ****** ********** *********** ** ****. ********** **** ********** ********** *** ****, **** *** ******* *********** **** "****" *** seen ** **** **-**-****, ****** *** ******** ** *******:

********, ** ****, **** **** ******* ***** * '*********** **** security *******':

*** ***, **** *** * *********** **** ********************:

*** *** **** ******** ** *** ******* ** *** ***** name ** ****-***** *** *** **. ***-*****-*** ** ******* ***** logo ** ****** *** ***** **. ****, *** ******* ** not ******** **** *** *** ***** ** ******* *** *** bottom ****.

** *** ****** ** *********** ** *** ******** *** *********** on *** ***** ****** ******* **** ******? ** ***** ********* have **** ****** ***** *********? * **** ** ******'* **** 10-K ***** **** ******** **** **** **** **** *** **** two ***** *** *** **** **** ********** ********** *** **** up.

** ** *** ***** ** **** ************ ** ************ $* ******* *****-**** ** ********* **** ****** **** ****** *** ****** ***** **** *** ***, *** ******'* **** with ****** ** ********* *** * ***** **** ********** ** place ** ***** *** ** ****** ** *****, ** ***** there's ***** ****.

***** *** ***** ** *** *********, **** **** **** ********* use ** *** ****** *** ****** **** ******** ********** ******* to *** *********** ***** **** *** **** ******** ********** ** the *.* *** ******. **** **** *** *****’* ********* ********* fees *** ******* *** ******-***** ********* **** **** ******** ******** as *** ****** **** ******** ***** ** ************. **** ******* to *** *****-**** ********* ** ************* $* *******. *** ********* provides *** ** ******* **** ** ***** ***** ***, ******* to ******* **********, ****** *** ********** ******* ******* ******* **** can ****** *** ********* ****** ** *****.

****** ****** ******* ** ******* *****.

Poll / ****

Comments (12)

***...** *** **** * ******, **** **** ******* *** **** moni **** *** *** *** ** ***** ****** ******** ** valley **** ** ** ****** **** *** ** **** **** a ****.

* ***** *** ****** **** *** **** ***** ******* *** they **** **** ******* ***** ******** *********** ******.

**** *** * *** ********** **** *** ** ****** ** quick.

***** **** *****.... *** **** ****** ** ****** **** ******** would ** * ********* ****…. ** ** **** *** *** late….way *** ****. *** ****** **** **** ******* *** *********, but *** ***** *** **** ********* ** ******** *********. *** the **** ** ******* **** ******* ** ******* ** ***********. High ****, *** ****, **** *********, ****** **********…. ***.

***** *** $* ******* **** ******* ******** ** *** ***** year, *** **** ********* ** **** ****** / **** ** attract ** **** ** **********?

***** *******, ***'* *** **** *** ******* ** *** $** per ***** *** ******* **** *** ******* ** *** ****** name. ** $* ******* *** ****, **** ***** **,*** ******** won ******* ** *** ****** ****. ** *** ***** **** is * ********** **********? ** *** ***** ****** ** ****** enough ** *** ** **** ********?

* *** ***** **** * ****** ****** *** **** **** years *** *** ****** *** *** ****** *** **** ********** name *** *** ******** *** ******** ***** * ******** ******

* *** ******* **** *** * ****** (*) *** **** it ******* *****, (*) *** **** ** ******* ** * competitive ******** *** (*) ******* ** ** ***** **** **** are ******.

* ** ** ******** **** *** ** ***** * ****** like ******** ** * ***, * *********** **** **** **** not ******* ***** *********** ********. *** ***** ***** ********** ********* stock *****, ** ***** **** ********* *** *** *********...

**** *********, * ***** *** ***** ******* ** *** ********* no ********** **** ** *** ********** **** *** *** ******* state ** *** **********.

******, **** *** '***** **' **** *** **** ******** ** MONI *** ***********.

**** ** *** ****!

******;*** **** ****** *******• ****** **, ****

Brinks **** ******** ***** **** **** $*** ******* '**** ****' ************* *****

LAJ *******:

********, ********. ***** ********* **** *** *** **** *** *******, but *** *** *****.

******* *********??? **** ** ** ******** *** *********** *** *******. Remove *** ******** **** **** ***MY ***** founders and angel investors, then BK. Assets purchased for pennies and renamed ***********.

>***<

****** ** ***** ** ***** ******. *** ** *** *** “dead *** ******”…???

"******** *** *** ********* ***** *** *** **** ** ******** to ******* ****** ** * *** **** ***** * ********** to ***** ****** *******."

** **** ****** *** *****, **** *** **** ***** **** rebrand ***** * ****-***** - *** ********* ******* - *****? Especially ***** ***** ****** ********** ****** **** ****?

******:

********** ** ***** **** *** ****'* ****, ** **** ****** to ******* ******* * '*********' ***** *** **** ********** **** thing. *.*. ********** ** **** * ********** ** ********* ********* market *******.

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