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Valuation Of Precision Castparts Corp. (PCP)

Valuation Of Precision Castparts Corp. (PCP)

Valuation Of Precision Castparts Corp. (PCP) by Dr. David Kass, University of Maryland On August 10, 2015, Berkshire Hathaway and Precision Castparts issued a joint press release announcing  that the boards of directors of Berkshire Hathaway and Precision Castparts have […]

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Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac: Weiss Fires Blanks At Investors

Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac: Weiss Fires Blanks At Investors by Investors Unite Yesterday, the Treasury Department’s “Counselor” Antonio Weiss came out guns blazing against recapitalizing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, but after reading his op-ed, we’ve concluded that Weiss […]

China’s GDP Growth: An Important Rebalancing Milestone

China’s GDP Growth: An Important Rebalancing Milestone

China’s GDP Growth: An Important Rebalancing Milestone by Andy Rothman, Matthews Asia The Wall Street Journal and Financial Times share a pessimistic view of China’s third quarter macroeconomic results, with headlines declaring that 6.9% GDP growth was the slowest since […]

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Team Health Stock Surges After Rejecting AmSurg Bid

On Tuesday, AmSurg unveiled a proposal to buy Team Health Holdings in a stock and cash transaction worth about $5.17 billion to enhance its efforts to gain scale amid a wave of consolidation in the health-care industry. Reacting to the […]

Google Takes Minority Position In Beijing Startup Mobvoi

Google Takes Minority Position In Beijing Startup Mobvoi

Google has taken an undisclosed minority ownership position in Mobvoi signifying its first direct investment on the mainland since leaving China in 2010. Google’s strategic partnership with Mobvoi In early September, Android Wear announced a partnership with Mobvoi (Chumenwenwen) to […]