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Storming Area 51; Uber and WeWork “Almost Worthless”?
September 20, 2019 Great StuffFriday Four Play: The “Storm Area 51” Edition Are we alone in the galaxy? Today, some quirky millennials are going to try to answer this existential question — while “Naruto running” past government military security. It’s officially “Storm Area 51” day. This bizarre mess all started as a joke on Facebook. Millions of people signed […]
Trump’s Tweets Impacts Chinese Tariffs; Tesla’s Shocking September
September 12, 2019 Great StuffAs the Trade War Turns Big news: The hike in Chinese tariffs has been delayed! There were also reports from Bloomberg that tariffs could be rolled back in some cases, due to an interim China trade deal. (This interim trade deal was later strenuously denied by the White House.) Everybody rally? Last night, President Trump […]
Friday Four Play: Boeing’s $4.9 Billion Q2 Loss, WeWork CEO Takes $700 Million
July 19, 2019 Great StuffThis week has been very bizarre. How bizarre? (How bizarre. How bizarre.) People are planning a civilian raid on Area 51, and the Fed is planning to cut rates — despite a growing U.S. economy, for Pete’s sake. Unfortunately, you’re not in an episode of Black Mirror. This is the timeline we’re stuck in right […]
Don’t Wreck It, Ralph
June 20, 2019 Great StuffI’m no Ralph Kramden, but even I can see that the market is ready for launch. Like I said in yesterday’s Great Stuff, anything but complete inaction by the U.S. Federal Reserve was likely to spark a rally — and save Fed Chair Jerome Powell’s job. All Powell had to do was drop the word “patient” from the Fed’s […]
Why Investors Love Share BuybacksShare buybacks have risen in popularity because corporations see them as a good way to return value to shareholders. But lawmakers think this deal is too good to last. Anthony Planas explains why you don’t want to miss the buybacks trend.