September, 25, 2017|

Being a citizen of the United States of America comes with certain rights, one being freedom of speech and expression. President Trump over the weekend said; “If NFL fans refuse to go to games until players stop disrespecting our Flag & Country, you will see change take place fast,”...


September, 22, 2017|

SEC Draws Scrutiny for Hack

Many of the most senior officials at the Securities and Exchange Commission remained unaware of a 2016 hack of the agency's computer system for months after it occurred, raising questions about how the breach was initially handled...


September, 21, 2017|

Pfizer vs. Johnson and Johnson

Two of the world's largest drug makers are heading to court over a blockbuster arthritis treatment. Pfizer on Wednesday filed a complaint against Johnson and Johnson, claiming the world's largest pharmaceutical company was taking anticompetitive steps to block the sale of a drug called Inflectra...


September, 20, 2017|

Ford to Cut Production

Ford Motor Co. is cutting production at five North American assembly plants through the rest of this year as U.S. demand new vehicles slips due to lower gas prices...


September, 19, 2017|

Next IPO Up: Roku

Roku, the independent company successfully fending off Apple, Amazon, and Google in the streaming TV device category, hopes to raise more than $252 million in its initial public offering, according to documents filed Monday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. That's more than double the $100 million the company originally forecast for the IPO...

Wall Street and Main Street Farther Apart

September, 18, 2017|

The Stock market continues to rally, having its biggest up week of the year, making new highs in the DOW. S&P and Nasdaq. The Russell is not far behind, but had the best performance last week gaining 2.4%. The NYSE as the broadest proxy for US stocks. That index, now at 12,080, has a top target of 12,000...

Can Softbank Save Uber?

September, 15, 2017|

Uber's New Investor?

Softbank is in talks with Uber about a massive $10 billion investment in the company, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal on Thursday. The deal could give Japan's Softbank as much as a 22% stake in the ride-hailing company if it is able to carry out the full investment...

Trump’s Dinner for Three

September, 14, 2017|

Tax Talk

President Donald Trump said Wednesday the emerging Republican tax proposal won’t cut taxes for the wealthy, and in fact, they may go up, an assurance that appeared to contradict the plan that his administration and GOP leaders are drafting...