Category Archives: In the news

In the News: November 10, 2012

In the News: May 27, 2012

Why Intel Deserves Another Look at Barron’s

GMCR Director Steps Down; Company Shrinks Board at Barron’s

NetApp Off 13%: FBN Ups to Buy on Cash, Takeout Value at Barron’s

Buybacks Pressuring Investment-Grade Companies at Barron’s

Southwest’s International Adventure Wins Fans at Barron’s

Harry’s Dented ETF To Shut Down at Barron’s

Germany to the Euro: Drop Dead at The Atlantic

‘What if Facebook Debuted at $15 and Popped to $35? Nobody Would Complain’ at The Atlantic

The Best Way to Tell If People Are Smack-Talking Your Company on Twitter at The Atlantic

The Right Way to Debate Someone on the Internet at The Atlantic

Smack! The BRICs Hit a Wall of Their Own Making at The Atlantic

Why the Internet Makes It Impossible to Stop Giant Wall Street Losses at The Atlantic

Does It Matter Where You Go to College? At The Atlantic

How the Professor Who Fooled Wikipedia Got Caught by Reddit at The Atlantic

The Wacky World of Prices: Rental Cars, Hollywood, and HBO at The Atlantic

Timeshare Prices Plummet to $1 at SmartMoney

Skepticism grows around Medco/Express Scripts deal at Reuters

Without its PBM Partner, Walgreen is a Sell: Citi at Barron’s

JP Morgan to Settle Overdrafting Case at Barron’s

What a Quarter for GMCR! Can it be Repeated? at Barron’s

Facebook gets an “A” in Financial Reporting at Grumpy Old Accountants

Pimco: Foreclosure Deal Cheap for Banks at Bloomberg

I Didn’t Tell Facebook I’m Engaged, So Why Is It Asking About My Fiancé? at The Atlantic

IRS to Mom and Pop: Drop Dead at The Atlantic

Why Professional Licenses Are a Barrier to Growth at The Atlantic

Authors of Kindle Singles Are Raking in Tens of Thousands of Dollars at The Atlantic

The 400% Man at Smart Money

The Financial Consequences of Too Many Men at University of Minnesota

 

 

In The News: February 5, 2012

MFGlobal Told S&P ‘Never Been Stronger’ as Failure Loomed at BusinessWeek
EverythingYou Know About Peak Oil Is Wrong at BusinessWeek
InsuranceCompanies Investing in Real Estate at Preqin
Fairholme’Brutal Year: Performance -32%, AUM Declines 70% at ValueWalk
CanYou Sum Up Your Investing Philosophy in 10 Words? at Wall Street Journal
‘We’reNo. 1,’ Says Suze Orman’s Newsletter Guru. Is He Right? at Wall StreetJournal
The Myth ofChoice: Personal Responsibility in a World of Limits at Yale UniversityPress
Lower-incomeHouseholds and the Auto Insurance Marketplace at Consumer Federation ofAmerica
Fleecingthe flock at The Economist
Investingfor the cheap-money era at MSN Money
IssuerRetaliation: The Case of Richard Bove at Grumpy Old Accountants
Apple Moves IntoTextbooks at Gonzo Econ
TARPComponent Closes, Returns Tiny Profit for Taxpayers at Yahoo! Finance
WillAmazon Kill Publishing? at The Atlantic
WillFacebook Mark the Market Top? at Diary of A Mad Hedge Fund Trader
TheGreat Stock Switch of 2012 at Wall Street Journal
PolarisIndustries Announces 64% Increase in Cash Dividend for 2012 at PressRelease
WhyBuying on the Dips Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up to Be at Wall Street Journal

In the News: January 28, 2012

High-TechEmployee AntiTrust Litigation (PDF) at Lieff, Cabraser, Heimann & Bernstein,LLP
Apple,Google Must Face Antitrust Lawsuit Over Tech Employee-Poaching Ban atBloomberg
FormerGroupon sales reps countersue over tactics at Reuters
WhatMakes FPA Crescent Tick? at Morningstar
Olympuspanel clears accounting firms of blame in scandal at Reuters
TheFannie and Freddie Chronicles, Cont. at Barron’s
PaulsonDigs Deep Hole, Needs Big Returns To Recoup Losses at Barron’s
Digitalmusic sales top physical sales at CNNMoney
Milkfutures: Better than gold at CNNMoney
FHAsays: It’s ok to flip that house at CNNMoney
Yourcell phone is out of your control at CNNMoney
Gold,Silver Move Towards 3-4% Weekly Gains; Time To Sell Miners? at Barron’s
GoldETF almost a sell at MarketWatch
What’sbehind Netflix’s 22% spike? at CNNMoney
Is the ETFbubble about to burst? At CNNMoney
GoldIs The Hottest Currency In The World at Forbes
BePrepared To Sell Your Soul If You Use Google at Forbes
MerrillLynch Hit With $1 Million Fine For Employee Note Collections at Forbes
The Big401(k) Match Mistake at Forbes
ThePitfalls Of Variable Annuities at Forbes
FacingSEC Charges, Ex-Fannie Chief Daniel Mudd Resigns At Fortress at Forbes
Whathappens when you walk away from your home? at Reuters
Questioningthe Volcker Rule at The Atlantic

In the News: January 7, 2012


·        SECChanges Policy on Admissions of Wrongdoing at Barron’s
·        S&P500 Ends Heart-Stopping Year Down 0.003% at Barron’s
·        TheGoogle Interview Cheat Sheet at BusinessWeek
·        Quiz:How Dysfunctional Is Your Workplace? at BusinessWeek
·        AMissouri Town’s Sweet Dreams Turn Sour at BusinessWeek
·        AShifting Market Stings Chinese Homeowners at BusinessWeek
·        Bewareof ETFs on Steroids at BusinessWeek