Toys ‘R’ Us in Demand

Toys ‘R’ Us Receives Multiple Bids

Toys ‘R’ Us Inc.’s U.S. business is in the midst of a wind-down, but its Asian business may have hope for survival. The toy retailer has received multiple bids of more than $1 billion for a majority stake in its Asian business, the company’s bankruptcy attorney said in court on Wednesday...

By | April, 12, 2018|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Danielle DiMartino Booth

‘Tis the season for bunnies, baskets and bill auctions. Wait – one of those did not belong. And yet, April will herald Treasury bill auctions that put optimists’ posits to the test. Is the spike in short rates a technical glitch that will right itself or is there an underlying issue?

Will Bitcoin Destroy the Gold Market?

Dave Bellamy

Bitcoin is the digital peer to peer currency launched around 2009 with little or no monetary value at the time. It was even discussed back then whether it would ever have any use or monetary value. Now each unit is worth over $10,000, varying from day to day as it trades and there are about 17 million Bitcoin units outstanding, giving a total market value of around $170 billion to the current Bitcoin currency supply...

EARNINGS EPIDEMIC, UNDER PROMISE AND OVER DELIVER

Firms are lowering their earnings outlook, in hopes of beating analysts' forecasts, this is a trick for the ages to create a buying frenzy in stocks. The most famous for that manipulative trick is AAPL, GOOGL and CSCO who repeatedly talk down their earnings only to blow them away...

By | October, 30, 2017|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

American Freedom? Not According to Yahoo

In Yahoo We Trust...?

Reuters has reported that last year Yahoo Inc. secretly built “a custom software program to search all of its customers' incoming emails for specific information provided by U.S. intelligence officials.” This is one of the reasons I have mixed feelings when it comes to computers and technology. Every damn thing we do or say is being watched...

By | October, 5, 2016|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments