Berkshire Hathaway, the conglomerate controlled by Warren Buffett, agreed Wednesday to buy a stake in the troubled Canadian mortgage lenderHome Capital Group in a $1.8 billionrescue plan.
Berkshire will pay $300.7million for a 38.4% stake of the Toronto-based company and extend a $1.5 billion line of credit.
“This investment from Berkshire not only addresses Home Capitals....More>>>
Currently, we have one affordable, fully functional EV on the market – the Chevy Bolt. My parameters are a cost of under $40,000 and a driving range of over 200 miles. The Tesla (TSLA) model 3 will be widely available in 2018. In baseball terms the first batter has entered the batting box in the top of the first inning – EV 1.0.
EV trends following the same trends in solar
Just as a rising tide lifts all boats, an ebb tide, while it doesn’t sink them, makes the going a bit tougher. For natural gas producers, a relatively mild winter so far has left storage caverns at elevated levels and weighed on the commodity price of the fuel.
From a high of around $3.80 per million BTUs at the beginning of the year, natural gas for April delivery closed Friday at....More>>>
Even as the automaking world has gone global, Detroits Big 3 automakers still are in the lead when it comes to making cars with the most American components and labor, a new study finds.
Three General Motors models– Buick Enclave, GMC Acadia and Chevrolet Traverse — were tied at the top the list of the most American-made car models in the 2017 Kogod Made in America Auto Index,....More>>>
Please note that all amounts are in Canadian dollars, due to it being UrtheCast’s reporting currency.
UrtheCast Corp. (OTCPK:LFDEF) is a provider of geo-spatial and geo-analytics data and engineering services. The company obtains this data through two sensors installed on the International Space Station (ISS) and through two company-owned satellites, Deimos-1 and Deimos-2. Its imagery....More>>>
What do Canadian Venture stocks, Arizona, Private Placements, and gold mines have in common? Well, stand alone, not much, but put the components together and you have a series of non-brokered private placements into Canadian small cap companies that have gold mine properties in Arizona. Hmmm….
This morning Silver Spruce Resources Inc. (TSX: SSE.V,....More>>>
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Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes are sweeping through China’s beloved pastime of karaoke.
Traditionally, karaoke in China involves getting a group of friends together, booking a room at a karaoke bar and singing into the night.
But a bunch of companies are now enabling people to use their smartphones to unlock their inner divas anytime and anywhere.
Analyzing history as a guide to the future is riddled with caveats, but if you’re mindful of the limitations there’s a mother lode of perspective waiting to be mined in the cause of modeling relationships in macro and markets. One of the more useful techniques in this corner: impulse-response (IR) simulations by way of vector autoregression (VAR) modeling. As econometric applications....More>>>
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