Tag: fiscal cliff

S&P 500 Earnings Season: Words With Friends

S&P 500 Earnings Season: Words With Friends

S&P 500 Earnings Season: Words With Friends by LPL Financial Key Takeaways Examining the number of mentions of certain buzzwords across news stories, we see a pattern of spikes that are followed by consistent declines over time. While these buzzwords […]

Morgan Creek: Why 2014 Will be the Inverse of 2013

Morgan Creek: Why 2014 Will be the Inverse of 2013

Morgan Creek has $4.5 billion in AUM and is hosting a conference today in North Carolina with guest speakers including John Brubank of Passport Capital, Van Hoisington of HIMCO, David Hornick of August Capital, author Burton Malkiel and David Zervos […]

Sequestration Day Explained in Under 400 Words

Sequestration Day Explained in Under 400 Words

Well, it’s March 1st and the dreaded sequestration “cuts” are slated to begin, except as I understand it those spending cuts will not actually “bite” until March 27th. If that’s correct, our legislators have until then to arrive at a […]

Earnings Misses: Hiding Behind The Fiscal Cliff

Earnings Misses: Hiding Behind The Fiscal Cliff

EARNINGS MISSES HIDING BEHIND THE FISCAL CLIFF The US corporate governance system is based on the principle of operational freedom for the management and oversight by the non-executive directors (NED). This free hand given to the managers, including the Chief […]