October 26, 2021

Gasparino: With the economy, Trump ‘Crazy’ like a fox

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By f mcguire From Newsmax Economic guru Charles Gasparino is advising savvy investors to ignore the mainstream media’s criticism of President Donald Trump and to focus on the dollar-and-cents verdict as the stock market seemingly sets new record highs on a daily basis. If there ever was an “insane” president, at least in the economic […]

United Airlines lost $185 million due to the hurricanes

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By Alana Wise, Reuters From Business Insider United Airlines reported a third-quarter drop in profits partly due to flight cancellations triggered by recent hurricanes.  The company forecast a decline in passenger revenue per available seat mile, a gauge of profitability, for the current quarter.  (Reuters) – United Airlines on Wednesday said its third-quarter net income fell slightly […]

IBM’s cloud business helped it top Wall Street revenue targets

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By Becky Peterson From Business Insider IBM benefitted from new and old businesses in the third quarter, as its cloud computing offerings as well as sales of its heavy-duty mainframe systems helped the company beat Wall Street revenue targets. Shares of IBM were up nearly 5% in after hours trading on Tuesday, following the earnings release. IBM’s overall […]

A small Minnesota-based investment bank you’ve never heard of got in on a $3.6 billion Wall Street deal

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By Frank Chaparro From Business Insider Think of Minnesota, and the first thing that probably comes to mind is the state’s 10,000 lakes. Not multi-billion dollar pharma deals. But that’s exactly what’s on the mind of the 50-plus financiers at TripleTree, a Minneapolis-based investment bank focusing on healthcare and healthcare tech deals. The boutique investment […]

Man pictured ‘humping’ Fearless Girl statue unveiled on Wall Street for International Women’s Day

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More By Niamh McIntyre From The Independent A photo of a man “humping” a Wall Street statue symbolising female empowerment has gone viral on Facebook, just two days after the artwork was installed to mark International Women’s Day. The photo shows a man in a suit posing behind the “Fearless Girl” sculpture which has been […]

A top hedge fund discovered 4 ways millennials differ from older employees

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By Matt Turner From Business Insider The millennial generation is a fascination for many. Many have tried to figure out how the generation differs from those before it on things like spending habits and career expectations — and how to adapt. Wall Street firms, in particular, have tried different tactics, like investment banks limiting hours […]

Driverless air taxis are the future

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By Michal McDonald. OilPrice.com Ford is the latest major company to jump on the driverless vehicles bandwagon announcing that it intends to develop fully autonomous vehicles. That announcement is just the latest in the long string of big companies interested in driverless tech from Tesla and Google to Uber and (rumored) Apple. In that context […]

AP: Pence ‘Beside Himself,’ Wife enraged over Trump remarks

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From Newsmax Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence suddenly canceled a campaign appearance on behalf of embattled Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump Saturday — a growing sign of dissension in Republican ranks as calls mounted for Trump to step down after a sex tape emerged Friday. CNN reported that Pence was canceling the even with […]

History is repeating itself and America may not survive

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By Richard Lawless From Caribbean News Now In 2006 a financial crisis of unprecedented magnitude hit America. Wall Street, with at least complicit support from our legislators, the DOJ and regulatory agencies began to create new financial instruments to sell to the American people. Unfortunately, these new investments consisted of pools of troubled mortgages. It […]

Old China is drowning

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By Linette Lopez From Business Insider China could be about to plunge us all into a world of pain There haven’t been many days in 2016, but every single one of them has been ugly for China’s economy. It should surprise no one, then, that Wall Street’s most lauded China analyst, Charlene Chu of Autonomous […]