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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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  • 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…
    - 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…
    - 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…
    - 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…
    - 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…
    - 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…
    - 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…
    - 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.
    - 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…
    - 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…
    - 5 Jun 20, 9:42am -

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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

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  • new“That’s Fascinating!” with Barry Ritholtz

    “That’s Fascinating!” with Barry Ritholtz

    Josh and I were discussing our 2020 bet about January 20, 2021, and he surprised me with some help on my segue game . . .   Subscribe to our channel: Listen to The Compound Show podcast: Talk with us about your portfolio or financial plan here: New…
    - 13 hours ago, 24 Jan 21, 4:00pm -
  • newTesla/Volkswagen

    Tesla/Volkswagen

      “How Volkswagen’s $50 Billion Plan to Beat Tesla Short-Circuited – Faulty software set back a bid by the world’s largest car maker for electric-vehicle dominance.” Will Tesla win in the end? Everybody said it wouldn’t, and most people…
    - 20 hours ago, 24 Jan 21, 9:00am -
  • new10 Sunday Reads

    10 Sunday Reads

    Avert your eyes! My Sunday morning look at incompetency, corruption and policy failures: • The Worst President in History Three particular failures secure Trump’s status as the worst chief executive ever to hold the office. 1) He failed to put t…
    - 22 hours ago, 24 Jan 21, 6:30am -
  • MiB: Andrew Beer, Dynamic Beta investments

    MiB: Andrew Beer, Dynamic Beta investments

         This week, we speak with Andrew Beer, Founder and Managing Member of Dynamic Beta investments. The firm manages several ETFs that seek to replicate illiquid alternatives at lower costs, with full transparency and daily liquidity. Their he…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Jan 21, 9:45am -
  • 10 Weekend Reads

    10 Weekend Reads

    The weekend is here! Pour yourself a mug of Organic Ft Vienna Mexican HG EP Co-Op Fesich coffee, grab a seat by the fire, and get ready for our longer form weekend reads: • America Abandoned Its Economic Prophet. The World Embraced Him. The pandemi…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Jan 21, 6:30am -
  • Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 1.22.21

    Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 1.22.21

    Succinct Summations for the week ending January 22th, 2021 Positives: 1. Smooth transition of power as Joe Biden becomes 46th U.S. President. 2. Jobless claims fell 26k w/o/w from 926k to 900k, meeting expectations. 3. Existing home sales came in at…
    - 3 days ago, 22 Jan 21, 4:30pm -
  • Election Bet: Taking a Victory Lap

    Election Bet: Taking a Victory Lap

    Barry Ritholtz takes a victory lap   Our discussion begins at 3:40 and we go over how close I came to losing. I won the bet, but Josh had insight into the fact that the loser of the Presidential election would do unthinkable things as he pursued the…
    - 3 days ago, 22 Jan 21, 11:00am -
  • 10 Friday AM Reads

    10 Friday AM Reads

    My end of week morning train WFH reads: • Attorney Roberta Kaplan is about to make Trump’s life extremely difficult Roberta Kaplan’s clients include writer E. Jean Carroll, who filed a defamation case after Trump claimed she was “totally lyin…
    - 3 days ago, 22 Jan 21, 6:55am -
  • 2017 Aston Martin V12 Vantage S 7-Speed

    2017 Aston Martin V12 Vantage S 7-Speed

    Like all Aston Martins, the Vantage is a beautiful, hand-built grand tourers (GT), with gorgeous line and perfect proportions. It sits on wide haunches in the rear, a long bonnet up front, and lovely curved form in between. The signature grill is lar…
    - 3 days ago, 22 Jan 21, 6:00am -
  • Trillions: Welcome to 2021

    Trillions: Welcome to 2021

        I have a lot of fun discussing markets, direct indexing and EVs with Joel Weber and Eric Balchunas on their podcast Trillions on Apple podcasts: It’s a new year, and maybe a new you. There’s also a completely new political landscape in Wash…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Jan 21, 10:00am -

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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