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Gravitational and magnetic fields vary. The Earth is lumpy.
Orient has multiple good options at that price range. The Japanese brand has excellent reliability and quality. If you don't mind quartz, the Orient Capital is regularly available for $99 on-line. A very stylish beater. .
The SRP667K1 is one my favorite Seiko 5's.   
 Yes, this looks like a very good value, with a screw-down crown and 300 m water rating, surgical grade 316L stainless, and sapphire domed anti-reflective crystal. Scurfa also makes the model below. Both are $175 delivered. They use decent Swiss quartz movements (Ronda 515 Power Tech). A dive watch you might actually dive with.
I'd get 4 or 5 watches from the brands you mention. I find I need the variety from a wardrobe perspective (dressy, casual, white face, black face, black leather band, burgundy croc band, silver band, etc.)  I end up wearing 4 -5 watches on a regular basis exactly for that reason. Plus the quality from Seiko and Orient is outstanding - I don't have anything from Hamilton or Tissot, so can't comment on them. I also find the quality and value of the Swiss brand Titoni to be...
New arrival at my house: Comfort All-Rounders (B543LN) in black. Although they're advertised as walking/work boots, I find them dressy enough for most social settings, and they have the same comfort as the Comfort Craftsmen, albeit at a lower price.
A real poor man's watch: stylish and cheap! And it's the stock strap!
What's the diameter?
I understand the warnings to stay away from Union Square, Fidi, North Beach, and Pier 39. But what's wrong with Soma? And what's in Outer Richmond, or am I missing the sarcasm?
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