First, two quick notes about Nota bene #4. There’s a small correction, for starters: The sums done by Rebecca Goldin at George Mason (thanks again, Rebecca!) were based on children under 6, not children 6 and under.
Secondly, I got quite a lot of feedback about lead incidence over time, saying essentially that the levels of lead which we’re very worried about today were commonplace....More>>>
I’ve been renovating my house for far too long now, and when I bumped into my neighbor the other morning I apologized for the incessant and seemingly endless noise from construction. “Not to worry” he jovially exclaimed. “You’re increasing the value of all our houses!” Ahh… the beauty of nice neighbors. Such is the case with Toronto, Ontario....More>>>
Box (NYSE:BOX) provides a SaaS enterprise content management platform that enables small to large organizations to securely manage enterprise content while allowing secure access and sharing of this content. It provides modern cloud architecture combined with enterprise-grade security and controls, and integration to multiple corporate technology solutions.
24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of the major companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this coming week. The broad markets closed out last week with the Dow and S&P 500 holding near all-time highs. However, the Nasdaq has fallen off but could stand to make a handy recovery. A strong earnings showing from these stocks could help the markets reach even higher highs.
Investing in biotech and pharmaceuticals is always a bit of a wild card. The industry is often at the mercy of government regulators, and a clinical trial can always present unexpected challenges. When biotech and pharma stocks hit it big, however, its big news that often yields big returns. A lesser promoted biotech sector is the medical devices arena, which is hardly as sexy and....More>>>
Over the past 12 months, Las Vegas Sands (NYSE:LVS) has risen by approximately 23%. As we enter 2017, investors must ask themselves whether these returns will continue or can they find better returns elsewhere. In my view, Las Vegas Sands’ shares are going to come under pressure in 2017, because dividend investors may begin to realize that the dividend does not have room to grow for reasons....More>>>
Lately, there have been a lot of questions about the overvaluation of stocks in the cybersecurity space. I’ve had contributors who think the entire sector should be shorted. I mean, regardless of growth rate, ROIC or P/E, just short the entire sector and its glory.
Well, I understand the concern. Most of the hottest stocks in this sector have disappointed a lot of optimistic....More>>>
Singapore's largest property developer, CapitaLand (OTCPK:CLLDY) (CATL.SI) had a pretty good 2017. Helped by improving conditions in Singapore and China, not to mention significant project openings, CapitaLand's local shares climbed 20% and the ADRs did even better.
A power outage hit the CES consumer electronics show in Las Vegas, dimming the lights in one of the main convention halls hosting demonstrations from the likes of LG Electronics Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co.
“There is an isolated power outage at the Las Vegas Convention Center. W
In Lahore and Karachi, American flags were burned in front of TV cameras after President Trump’s decision on Jan. 4 to withhold $2 billion of security aid from Pakistan to punish it for allegedly harboring terrorists. The country’s government issued angry statements claiming no ins