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  • Music for babies ... that doesn't suck

    Music for babies ... that doesn't suck

    The rift between Taylor Swift and Spotify shows just how tough the music business is right now.Streaming songs for a small cut just isn't as lucrative as selling an entire album.But there's one small record label that is still thriving in the digit…
    - 15 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • Boo! These five stocks are scary

    Boo! These five stocks are scary

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.It's trick or treat time ... W…
    - 31 Oct 14, 7:00am -
  • Pepsi to test homemade colas with SodaStream

    Pepsi to test homemade colas with SodaStream

    Want to make your own Sierra Mist at home? You soon may have the chance to do that.Pepsi (PEP) said on Friday that it will be working with do-it-yourself carbonated beverage company SodaStream (SODA) on a limited test of homemade Pepsi-branded sodas…
    - 24 Oct 14, 2:25pm -
  • All aboard! Railroad stocks soar on takeover talk

    All aboard! Railroad stocks soar on takeover talk

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.Shares of big U.S. railroad CS…
    - 13 Oct 14, 1:16pm -
  • Nadella blunder worse than any of Ballmer's

    Nadella blunder worse than any of Ballmer's

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.Los Angeles Clippers owner Ste…
    - 10 Oct 14, 1:47pm -
  • Zombie retailers: Sears, J.C. Penney plunge

    Zombie retailers: Sears, J.C. Penney plunge

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.Sears and J.C. Penney are two…
    - 8 Oct 14, 4:02pm -
  • It's good to be a Dow dropout

    It's good to be a Dow dropout

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.There are only 30 stocks in th…
    - 6 Oct 14, 1:53pm -
  • Hack attacks = big $ for cybersecurity IPO

    Hack attacks = big $ for cybersecurity IPO

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.The Nasdaq was in blood red mo…
    - 25 Sep 14, 1:38pm -
  • Citizens is not the Alibaba of banking

    Citizens is not the Alibaba of banking

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.More U.S. consumers have proba…
    - 24 Sep 14, 4:15pm -
  • Ebola drug maker's stock soars

    Ebola drug maker's stock soars

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.Sadly, there is still no cure…
    - 23 Sep 14, 1:26pm -

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RealClear Markets

  • Wildly Off: Economic Forecasting Is Unhinged

    Wildly Off: Economic Forecasting Is Unhinged

    Barkley Rosser, EconoSpeak Forecasters were wildly off about employment. Will they miss on GDP too?
    - 2 days ago, 4 Jul 20, 1:04am -
  • No US Stock Funds? Is This Young Investor Crazy?

    No US Stock Funds? Is This Young Investor Crazy?

    Brett Arends, MarketWatch Do-it-yourself retirement saver goes against the Wall Street crowd
    - 2 days ago, 4 Jul 20, 1:04am -
  • With Q2 Data Coming Soon, Expect Awful

    With Q2 Data Coming Soon, Expect Awful

    Market Minder, Fisher Investments Analysts have expected dismal Q2 data for months.
    - 2 days ago, 4 Jul 20, 1:04am -
  • Why Stocks Can Predict The Next President

    Why Stocks Can Predict The Next President

    Ryan Detrick, LPL Financial Research Market Blog Although the fight against COVID-19 continues to dominate the headlines and our thoughts are with those affected, this is an election year and as we get closer to November it will begin?
    - 2 days ago, 4 Jul 20, 1:04am -
  • How Well Has Socially Responsible Investing Done?

    How Well Has Socially Responsible Investing Done?

    Michael Iachini, Charles Schwab It's natural to ask if there's a downside to SRI.
    - 2 days ago, 4 Jul 20, 1:04am -
  • Here Come The Corona Capitalists, Part 3

    Here Come The Corona Capitalists, Part 3

    Joseph Calhoun, RealClearMarkets Congratulations taxpayer! You just bought a trucking company. Well, not an entire trucking company but you did get 30% of the equity in a trucking company. 
    - 2 days ago, 4 Jul 20, 1:04am -
  • 12 Compelling Wide Moat Stocks

    12 Compelling Wide Moat Stocks

    Susan Dziubinski, Morningstar These high-quality names were recently added to the Morningstar Wide Moat Focus Index.
    - 2 days ago, 4 Jul 20, 1:04am -
  • Markets Have Jumped The Shark

    Markets Have Jumped The Shark

    Macromon, Global Macro Monitor Welcome to Twilight Zone.    Nothing seems real anymore -- not the economy, not the markets, not the politics -- and it is increasingly difficult to distinguish the difference between what is and what isn't.  It trul…
    - 2 days ago, 4 Jul 20, 1:04am -
  • You Have To Keep Running!

    You Have To Keep Running!

    Morgan Housel, Collaborative Fund “Keep running” just to stay in place is how evolution works. It’s how business and investing work, too.
    - 2 days ago, 4 Jul 20, 1:04am -
  • How the Black Death Made The Rich Richer

    How the Black Death Made The Rich Richer

    Eleanor Russell & Martin Parker, BBC When a third of Europe's population was lost, wealth concentrated into tiny groups. Could Covid-19 trigger something similar?
    - 2 days ago, 4 Jul 20, 12:15am -
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Reuters: Breakingviews

  • Breakingviews TV: Easy way out

    Breakingviews TV: Easy way out

    Investors including Warburg Pincus plan to take 58.com private for $8.7 bln, a deal announced just days after a group led by Tencent agreed to buy out Bitauto. Both acquisitions offer the U.S.-listed Chinese outfits an easy exit from an unwelcoming m…
    - 18 days ago, 17 Jun 20, 8:46am -
  • Breakingviews TV: Stock bonanza

    Breakingviews TV: Stock bonanza

    Companies are issuing equity at a record pace, bringing some $2.5 bln in fees to investment banks that facilitate offerings. Central banks are to thank, as $15 trln in capital injections have sent investors searching for yield in risky places, says L…
    - 19 days ago, 16 Jun 20, 3:21pm -
  • Breakingviews TV: African debt

    Breakingviews TV: African debt

    Zambia is in talks with creditors to restructure its debt. That will force the IMF and private Eurobond holders to sit down for the first time alongside China, the continent’s biggest creditor. Ed Cropley explains how the outcome could set some awk…
    - 20 days ago, 15 Jun 20, 9:51am -
  • Breakingviews TV: Kiss of death

    Breakingviews TV: Kiss of death

    The “Lipstick effect”, coined by an Estee Lauder chairman, was meant to forecast economic downturns from women buying cheaper cosmetics over pricier things like shoes. Masked faces after the pandemic mean the idea needs a makeover. Karen Kwok sug…
    - 23 days ago, 12 Jun 20, 9:50am -
  • Breakingviews TV: Grubhub grab

    Breakingviews TV: Grubhub grab

    Just Eat Takeaway.com nabbed its U.S. food-delivery counterpart in a $7 bln deal as Uber dithered. There are some benefits including a low regulatory hurdle. But as Jennifer Saba explains, there are unappetizing aspects like small cost savings and sk…
    - 24 days ago, 11 Jun 20, 12:53pm -
  • Reuters Newsmaker: Bruce Flatt

    Reuters Newsmaker: Bruce Flatt

    Offices aren’t going away – if anything, companies will need more space. Neither are malls, as retailers marry the shopping experience with online fulfillment. These are just two predictions Bruce Flatt, head of Brookfield Asset Management, made…
    - 25 days ago, 10 Jun 20, 4:41pm -
  • Breakingviews TV: Stormy skies

    Breakingviews TV: Stormy skies

    Airlines are being rescued by governments and buyout funds as Covid-19 weighs on travel. Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific was the latest to be saved on Tuesday, announcing a $5 bln, state-led recapitalisation. It’s a dicey deal amid the city’s unrest…
    - 25 days ago, 10 Jun 20, 6:46am -
  • Breakingviews TV: Face value

    Breakingviews TV: Face value

    IBM is stopping sales of controversial software that can recognize faces. Doing so will win it plaudits, but Robert Cyran explains why the low cost to Big Blue due to competition and potential regulation helped the decision.
    - 26 days ago, 9 Jun 20, 2:19pm -
  • Breakingviews TV: High wire

    Breakingviews TV: High wire

    HSBC Chairman Mark Tucker is walking a tightrope in Hong Kong. The $108 bln bank must placate China’s government, which is exerting more control over HSBC’s ancestral home, while keeping U.S. and UK regulators on side. As Liam Proud argues, there…
    - 27 days ago, 8 Jun 20, 9:41am -
  • Breakingviews TV: Looking glass

    Breakingviews TV: Looking glass

    Democracy advocates in Hong Kong mourned victims of the Tiananmen Square crackdown on Thursday. U.S. politicians are mulling sanctions as Beijing tightens its grip on the city, but they sabotage their credibility by deploying troops against American…
    - 30 days ago, 5 Jun 20, 9:42am -

strategy+business: Finance

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  • Finance, disaster, and you

    Finance, disaster, and you

    The Financier, an often-overlooked 1912 novel by the iconic American writer Theodore Dreiser, isn't just a page-turning morality tale about early American capitalism. It offers contemporary businesspeople valuable insights on hubris, risk, adversity…
    - 11 Feb 19, 1:00am -
  • Facing up to a four-generation society

    Facing up to a four-generation society

    Until now, few people routinely lived into their 90s. Welcome to the first four-generation world, where adults can expect to know their great-grandparents. The last similar shift, to a three-generation (3-Gen) world, transformed society completely.…
    - 1 Feb 19, 1:00am -
  • Why You Need to Pay More Attention to Indirect Taxes in 2019

    Why You Need to Pay More Attention to Indirect Taxes in 2019

    Three key trends that are shaping value-added and sales taxes. For more insight, read "It Pays to Keep Tabs on Indirect Taxes."
    - 21 Dec 18, 1:00am -
  • It Pays to Keep Tabs on Indirect Taxes

    It Pays to Keep Tabs on Indirect Taxes

    The speed and scale at which countries around the world are announcing changes to their indirect tax systems -- value-added tax (VAT), general sales tax (GST), customs duties, and excise taxes -- are giving even the biggest and best-resourced busines…
    - 17 Dec 18, 1:00am -
  • What happened after India eliminated cash

    What happened after India eliminated cash

    Two years ago, the Indian government abruptly wiped out most of the nation's currency in hopes of ending black money and curbing corruption. Has the experiment worked?
    - 7 Dec 18, 1:00am -
  • Why your next deal may be a partnership

    Why your next deal may be a partnership

    In response to various external and internal pressures, companies are pushing partnerships beyond their traditional limits. A recent PwC analysis of more than a quarter-century of global data shows that the combined number of alliances and joint ven…
    - 3 Dec 18, 1:00am -
  • How financial institutions can put risk management back in the driver's seat

    How financial institutions can put risk management back in the driver's seat

    Although beefing up risk detection and management practices has improved banks' ability to oversee and refine important elements, the approach has kicked the actual risk takers involved in day-to-day business out of the driver's seat. Here's how to…
    - 15 Oct 18, 1:00am -
  • Midsized Public Companies Are Going, Going...

    Midsized Public Companies Are Going, Going...

    They're not gone. But they are struggling as the market splits into behemoth platforms and a multitude of small, niche players that those platforms enable.
    - 4 Oct 18, 1:00am -
  • Back from the Brink?

    Back from the Brink?

    A new book argues that the global financial crisis that began in 2008 would have been much worse without American financial innovation.
    - 25 Jul 18, 1:00am -

The Banker: Markets

  • Crossroads: where sharia financing meets ESG
    Tenets of Islamic finance have similar aims to Environmental, Social and Governance investing and the crossover between the two approaches is growing. 
    - 16 days ago, 19 Jun 20, 1:29pm -
  • Why China’s carbon market is failing to take off
    In 2015, China asserted its commitment to becoming the world’s largest national carbon market – it now needs to find the political will to fulfil that promise.
    - 24 days ago, 11 Jun 20, 10:44am -
  • Citi leads new wave of European corporate bond issuance
    With corporates hungry for cash, European bond markets rebounded from a hiatus in early March in a big way – and Citi has been at the helm of many of the deals. 
    - 26 days ago, 9 Jun 20, 6:42am -
  • A sustainable framework for affordable energy
    Energy access for the poor is essential to economic recovery but companies need long-term viability, which is why the International Finance Corporation has developed a tool to help.
    - 37 days ago, 29 May 20, 5:43pm -
  • Debt capital markets enjoy record-breaking run
    As corporates, sovereigns and agencies go on the hunt for cash, it's been boom time for bond markets.
    - 49 days ago, 18 May 20, 3:37am -
  • Al Rayan Bank: Islamic finance has key role in ESG boom
    Peter Horton, chief executive of Al Rayan Bank, talks about the rapid development of the UK’s Islamic finance market and the close alignment between ESG principles and sharia-compliant banking.
    - 52 days ago, 15 May 20, 5:37am -
  • Will oil producers recover from the new shock?
    Already suffering from low prices, oil producers have suffered a body blow from the coronavirus pandemic, as global demand suddenly fell away. We look at the outlook for the Gulf states, South America and other key oil-producing nations. 
    - 52 days ago, 14 May 20, 6:55pm -
  • Absa takes long-term view on Africa growth story
    Cheryl Buss, CEO of Absa’s international arm, on taking a long haul view when supporting clients taking advantage of Africa’s economic development and investment opportunities.
    - 52 days ago, 14 May 20, 6:24am -
  • NEoT Offgrid Africa securitisation helps light up Côte d’Ivoire
    A bespoke financing package from NEoT Offgrid Africa will boost the adoption of solar energy in Côte d’Ivoire, especially among unbanked households.
    - 53 days ago, 13 May 20, 8:54am -
  • UBS: AI poised to transform advisory services
    Application of data analytics technology could revolutionise capital markets advisory and client services, says Ronald Jansen, head of UBS’s global banking data lab.
    - 53 days ago, 13 May 20, 7:02am -

The Big Picture

  • new10 Sunday Reads

    10 Sunday Reads

      My helpful collection of resources and information for your easy like Sunday morning reads: How to Stay Safe: • Millions track the pandemic on Johns Hopkins’s dashboard. Those who built it say some miss the real story. (Washington Post) •…
    - 11 hours ago, 5 Jul 20, 6:45am -
  • newHamilton Lessons

    Hamilton Lessons

    1 No one is an accidental success. You’ve got to want it, you’ve got to pursue it like you’re running out of time. Did you watch “Hamilton” on Disney+? “Hamilton” is the biggest musical event of the past five years, far eclipsing Ariana…
    - 12 hours ago, 5 Jul 20, 6:00am -
  • MiB: Robin King, Navy SEAL Foundation

    MiB: Robin King, Navy SEAL Foundation

    This week on our Masters in Business interview, we have a special Fourth of July episode: we speak with Robin King, Chief Executive Officer for the Navy SEAL Foundation, a 501(c)(3) national nonprofit organization that provides critical support and…
    - 1 day ago, 4 Jul 20, 9:30am -
  • 10 Weekend Reads

    10 Weekend Reads

    July Fourth is here! Pour yourself a mug of Organic Ft French Guatemalan Quetzaltenango coffee, grab a seat on the beach, and get ready for our longer form weekend reads: • The 3 Weeks That Changed Everything: Imagine if the National Transportation…
    - 1 day ago, 4 Jul 20, 6:30am -
  • Succinct Summation of Week’s Events for 7.3.20

    Succinct Summation of Week’s Events for 7.3.20

    Succinct Summations for the week ending July 3rd, 2020. Positives: 1. Second half begins on positive note, with Markets gaining for the week. 2. Nonfarm payrolls rose 4.8M m/o/m, above expectations. 3. Unemployment rate fell to 11.1% in June, down fr…
    - 2 days ago, 3 Jul 20, 12:00pm -
  • 10 Friday AM Reads

    10 Friday AM Reads

    Pre-July Fourth 3-day Weekend morning reads: • The ‘Rocket Ship’ Economic Recovery Is Crashing: Real-time data suggest a quick resurgence of business activity is leveling off nationally — and reversing in states like Arizona and Texas. (Upsh…
    - 2 days ago, 3 Jul 20, 6:45am -
  • 1958 Land Rover 109 Series II 4×4

    1958 Land Rover 109 Series II 4×4

    So, I am getting a little bored with the Orange monster. We haven’t really had snow in a while, and there is only so much beach driving one can do. (If I lived in Arizona, I could spend some insane weekends rock crawling). I also love the idea of…
    - 3 days ago, 3 Jul 20, 6:00am -
  • What Do Stock Markets Say About Presidential Elections?

    What Do Stock Markets Say About Presidential Elections?

    It is part of the American quadrennial experience: Every four years, we elect a new President (and a third of the Senators, and every Representative). The economy also does its thing: Smart Presidents have passed some form of economic stimulus in the…
    - 3 days ago, 2 Jul 20, 10:00am -
  • 10 Thursday AM Reads

    10 Thursday AM Reads

    My morning train WFH reads: • ‘Still Catching Up’: Jobless Numbers May Not Tell Full Story (New York Times) see also U.S. Jobless-Claims Figures Inflated by States’ Backlog-Clearing (Bloomberg) • The Madness of Crowds: How to Cope with Tod…
    - 3 days ago, 2 Jul 20, 6:55am -
  • Hot Spots in the United States

    Hot Spots in the United States

    Sources: CDC, NIH, New York Times     More than 2,703,200 people in the United States infected with the coronavirus. At least 128,100 died.  The map above shows where new cases are rising and where it is falling in the last 14 days. We really are…
    - 4 days ago, 2 Jul 20, 6:00am -

TheStreet: Latest Headlines

  • Hershey Rejects $23 Billion Acquisition Offer From Mondelez

    Hershey Rejects $23 Billion Acquisition Offer From Mondelez

    Updated with additional details. Hershey's business may be looking too sweet to for one fellow food giant to ignore. Shares of the iconic chocolate maker were up 15% to $111.87 in afternoon trading Thursday following a report by The Wall Stree…
    - 30 Jun 16, 2:43pm -
  • Tiger Woods Is Falling Apart and so Is Nike Golf

    Tiger Woods Is Falling Apart and so Is Nike Golf

    With a surgically repaired back keeping golf's biggest spectacle Tiger Woods off the links, the Nike golf business he once put on that back is struggling. Nike reported this week that sales at its golf business plunged 8% to $706 million for the…
    - 30 Jun 16, 9:10am -
  • 'Mad Money' Lightning Round: You Should Own General Electric

    'Mad Money' Lightning Round: You Should Own General Electric

    Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. Here's what Jim Cramer had to say about some of the stocks during the Mad Money Lightning Round Wednesday evening: Dominion Resources : "I…
    - 30 Jun 16, 6:00am -
  • Deutsche Bank, Santander Fall After Another Fed Test Failure

    Deutsche Bank, Santander Fall After Another Fed Test Failure

    U.S. operations of Deutsche Bank and Santander  have again failed the Federal Reserve's stress test, leaving them unable to send cash back to their European parents and drawing a rebuke from regulators. The results leave Santander Holdings US…
    - 30 Jun 16, 5:56am -
  • Obama: Brexit Could Pose Threat to Global Growth

    Obama: Brexit Could Pose Threat to Global Growth

    Global growth could be under threat now that the U.K. has voted to leave the European Union, President Barack Obama has said. Speaking at a press conference in Ottawa, Canada, following a summit with the leaders of Canada and Mexico, Obama said, "Th…
    - 30 Jun 16, 4:03am -
  • Asia Stock Markets Mixed; Fitch Downplays Brexit Impact in Asia Pacific

    Asia Stock Markets Mixed; Fitch Downplays Brexit Impact in Asia Pacific

    Green outweighed red among Asian stock leader boards on Thursday as Fitch Ratings underlined the region's relative insulation from the Brexit storm by stating it had no immediate ratings impact on Asia Pacific banks and sovereign debt. The report, w…
    - 30 Jun 16, 2:10am -
  • Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: What a Relief! This Rally Has Legs

    Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: What a Relief! This Rally Has Legs

    Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. Tuesday was a relief rally, Jim Cramer told his Mad Money viewers Wednesday. Today's move, however, is a welcome change that is also likely per…
    - 29 Jun 16, 8:07pm -
  • Where to Invest Now? How About Multi-Family Real Estate?

    Where to Invest Now? How About Multi-Family Real Estate?

    With all that's going on in the world from Brexit to Zika, U.S. investors may want to consider keeping their money at home in multi-family real estate projects.   But not necessarily in publicly traded real estate investment trusts.   "Bu…
    - 29 Jun 16, 6:21pm -
  • Walmart Takes on Amazon Prime; Facebook Shakes Up Its News Feed -- Tech Roundup

    Walmart Takes on Amazon Prime; Facebook Shakes Up Its News Feed -- Tech Roundup

    In a challenge to Amazon.com Prime, Walmart said on Wednesday that it will offer a 30-day trial of ShippingPass, its two-day, unlimited shipping service. "Starting today, we're offering a free 30-day trial of ShippingPass, which gives you unli…
    - 29 Jun 16, 5:24pm -
  • Jim Cramer -- Buy Some Constellation Brands Before, After Earnings

    Jim Cramer -- Buy Some Constellation Brands Before, After Earnings

    Constellation Brands  shares, at around $159, are on a momentum ride to the stars, up 12% so far this year and 37% over the past 52 weeks. That's why TheStreet's Jim Cramer is particularly interested in the beer, wine and spirits purveyor's ear…
    - 29 Jun 16, 11:49am -

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