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ConocoPhillips: ‘Somebody Intervened In Washington’

ConocoPhillips: ‘Somebody Intervened In Washington’

ConocoPhillips: ‘Somebody Intervened In Washington’ by Alec MacGillis ProPublica, Dec. 21, 2015, 5 a.m. This story was co-published with Politico Magazine. From his seat in the small plane flying over the largest remaining swath of American wilderness, Bruce Babbitt thought […]

Value vs. Glamour: Emerging Markets

Value vs. Glamour: Emerging Markets

Value vs. Glamour: Emerging Markets Brandes Institute Brandes Investment Partners April 1, 2013 Brandes Institute Research Paper No. 2013-02 Abstract: According to the International Monetary Fund, emerging markets now represent more than a third of global GDP — and are […]

Fitbit Inc Surges After Positive Analyst Report

Fitbit Inc Surges After Positive Analyst Report

Fitbit shares climbed by more than 4% to $28.86 per share after a report from an analyst who claims that the company’s sales are “exploding.” Sentiment on the wearable manufacturer has been decidedly negative since earlier this year, with the […]

Qihoo 360 Technology To Go Private

Qihoo 360 Technology To Go Private

Qihoo 360 Technology signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by a consortium of investors, who will take the company private. According to the Chinese internet company, the transaction is valued at approximately $9.3 billion in cash including the redemption of […]

How Passive Investing Creates Concentrated Portfolios

How Passive Investing Creates Concentrated Portfolios

Broad Is The New Narrow: How Passive Investing Creates Concentrated Portfolios Brandes Institute Brandes Investment Partners December 1, 2013 Brandes Institute Research Paper No. 2013-06 Abstract: Passive investing, particularly in emerging markets, has become an increasingly popular means of quick, […]