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Slow Food Nations Embraces Equity, Inclusion and Justice in Food

SLOW FOOD NATIONS EMBRACES EQUITY, INCLUSION AND JUSTICE IN FOOD

The Slow Food Leader Summit in Denver approved a formal commitment to food justice. To conclude the Slow Food Nations festival, Slow...

After A Great Week, The S&P 500 Is Now Up 3.9% This Year

AFTER A GREAT WEEK, THE S&P 500 IS NOW UP 3.9% THIS YEAR

From Jill Mislinski : The S&P 500 started lower on Monday and had four days of gains, ending the week up 1.5% from last week. The index...

 
 
 
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says he'll sell off all his stock after a slew of ethics questions

COMMERCE SECRETARY WILBUR ROSS SAYS HE'LL SELL OFF ALL HIS STOCK AFTER A SLEW OF ETHICS QUESTIONS

US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said he would sell all of his remaining equity holdings and buy US Treasuries after receiving a letter...

GlobalEdit Is Hiring A Business Development Associate In New York, NY

GLOBALEDIT IS HIRING A BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATE IN NEW YORK, NY

We are a leading provider of a powerful SaaS platform that optimizes and accelerates creative production. The company is Private Equity-backed,...

 
 
 
Why Japan Is No Longer A Buy

WHY JAPAN IS NO LONGER A BUY

From BlackRock : Richard Turnill explains what's behind the decision of downgrading our two lowest-conviction equity markets. Financial...

 
 
 
BANK OF AMERICA: The stock market's most-important driver is going to be more powerful than we'd expected - and one sector towers above the rest

BANK OF AMERICA: THE STOCK MARKET'S MOST-IMPORTANT DRIVER IS GOING TO BE MORE POWERFUL THAN WE'D EXPECTED - AND ONE SECTOR TOWERS ABOVE THE REST

Equity strategists at Bank of America Merrill Lynch revised their estimates for 2018 and 2019 earnings per share higher. The energy...

Checking In On The Performance Of The S&P 500 ETFs

CHECKING IN ON THE PERFORMANCE OF THE S&P 500 ETFS

From Jill Mislinski : The S&P 500 index is arguably the most well-known worldwide. It is based on the market cap of the 500 largest...

 
 
 
Bullish Case For S&P 500 Weakens With Latest Pullback

BULLISH CASE FOR S&P 500 WEAKENS WITH LATEST PULLBACK

From Larry McMillan : Last Monday the S&P 500 gapped down below support at 2740, and a rout was on. Within a few hours, SPX had fallen...

Financial Sector's Leader Is Breaking Down

FINANCIAL SECTOR'S LEADER IS BREAKING DOWN

From Chris Kimble : The chart below looks at JP Morgan over the past 16 years. JP Morgan has been done very well since the 2009 lows,...

 
 
 
SimpliSafe Sold to Private Equity Firm as Home Security Heats Up

SIMPLISAFE SOLD TO PRIVATE EQUITY FIRM AS HOME SECURITY HEATS UP

More deal-making in home security today: SimpliSafe has sold a majority stake in the company to private equity firm Hellman & Friedman....

How To Face The Next Bear Market With Confidence

HOW TO FACE THE NEXT BEAR MARKET WITH CONFIDENCE

We're about nine years into the economic recovery following the Great Recession. It's been an extraordinarily profitable period for...

 
 
 
Home Depot, growth equity company invest $11M in Tampa tech firm

HOME DEPOT, GROWTH EQUITY COMPANY INVEST $11M IN TAMPA TECH FIRM

Homee, a Tampa company with an on-demand property maintenance app, closed an $11 million financing led by Activate Capital Partners...

We asked Barclays' new head of prime sales what's driving massive hedge-fund launches and how the bank plans to win back business from Wall Street competitors

WE ASKED BARCLAYS' NEW HEAD OF PRIME SALES WHAT'S DRIVING MASSIVE HEDGE-FUND LAUNCHES AND HOW THE BANK PLANS TO WIN BACK BUSINESS FROM WALL STREET COMPETITORS

Barclays Barclays is in the early innings of an overhaul of its equities division. It recently promoted rising star Betty Gee to run...

 
 
 
GE is selling off its power business as it prepares to leave the Dow

GE IS SELLING OFF ITS POWER BUSINESS AS IT PREPARES TO LEAVE THE DOW

General Electric is selling off its power generation business to a private equity firm for $3.25 billion. The move is a continuation...

US partner John Danhakl expressed conerns over Topshop statements

US PARTNER JOHN DANHAKL EXPRESSED CONERNS OVER TOPSHOP STATEMENTS

An American private equity partner of Sir Phillip Green expressed concerns over the accuracy of financial statements from Topshop provided...

 
 
 
GameStop Confirms Potential Buyout Rumors

GAMESTOP CONFIRMS POTENTIAL BUYOUT RUMORS

Yesterday, Reuters reported on sources suggesting GameStop was looking into being acquired, after buyout equity firms expressed interest...

'No one wins from a trade war' - A $2.5 billion portfolio manager explains why markets could plunge further into chaos if Trump's standoff continues

'NO ONE WINS FROM A TRADE WAR' - A $2.5 BILLION PORTFOLIO MANAGER EXPLAINS WHY MARKETS COULD PLUNGE FURTHER INTO CHAOS IF TRUMP'S STANDOFF CONTINUES

Major US equity indexes dropped more than 1% Tuesday as President Donald Trump threatened an all-out trade war with China. Kevin Caron,...

 
 
 
GameStop Is Discussing Potential Buyout

GAMESTOP IS DISCUSSING POTENTIAL BUYOUT

GameStop has had issues for some time now and now it is in talks for a potential buyout. Speaking to a number of private equity firms,...

You Are Not Beyoncé. You Do Not Want To Get Paid Only In Equity

YOU ARE NOT BEYONCÉ. YOU DO NOT WANT TO GET PAID ONLY IN EQUITY

Over the weekend, to the delight of Beyoncé and Jay-Z stans over the world, The Carters released their first joint album, Everything...