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Monday, September 21, 2020

Vikram Pandit, CEO of Citigroup Inc. (C) Unexpectedly Resigns

In what can only be described as shocking news, CEO, Vikram Pandit has stepped down as CEO of Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) this morning. Vikram Pandit also...
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Once Something is Used for Hedging, it Becomes Useless for Predicting

“Once something is used for hedging purposes, it becomes useless for predictive purposes.” I know this is kind of a trivial insight now, but when...

While S&P 500 Is Fairly Valued, Small Caps Are Rich: JPMorgan

S&P 500 fairly valued and small caps rich The S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) has a 14.3 forward Price over Earnings (P/E) ratio as of September 2013, which...
Johnson Controls

Johnson Controls Looks To Unlock Value By Offloading Underperformers

Johnson Controls, Inc. (NYSE:JCI) – supplier of auto parts to automakers including General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) and Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) – spiked yesterday after reports surfaced...
Free Money

The Federal Reserve And The End of “Free Money”

The End of "Free Money" by Ben Strubel, Strubel Investment Management It’s looking increasingly like the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates around June of...
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David Tepper Thinks Goldman Sachs Asked him to Make Illegal Trades

David Tepper is the CEO of Appaloosa Management, a hedge fund with approximately $14 billion under management. In 2009, Tepper had a fantastic year...

Investors Sell Tech As Growth Story Unwinds

BoA's clients are moving to sell tech as the growth story unwinds. After a brief period in which investors sold equities, Bank of America’s private...
Concentrated Mutual Funds Passive Investing IPOs Market Volatility

Closing Bell: Updates on AXP, EBAY, IBM, YUM, C, GS, T, CVX, PG, SYK,...

  Post Market Update Market Levels   US:  Dow: 12908.70 (0.81%), S&P 500: 1372.78 (0.67%), NASDAQ: 2942.60 (1.12%) Europe: CAC: 3235.40 (1.81%), DAX: 6684.42 (1.60%), FTSE: 5685.77 (1.00%). Asia-Pacific:...

Mayo: Breakups Will Increase Value, Morgan Stanley Disagrees

Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) both have divisions that could be “ripe for divesture”, according to noted CLSA...
Trump Presidency & Economic Plan

A Narrative For Every Season

"All is for the best in the best of all possible worlds" – Voltaire (Candide/The Optimist) Consider the media headlines and stories published before and...
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Money Market Fund Regulations Still Unresolved

The Securities and Exchange Commission released a 700+ page explanation of its proposed money market reforms over the summer, but even after hearing from...
reminiscences of a stock operator pdf

FSB May Tag Funds With Over $100 Billion “Too Big To Fail”

The Financial Stability Board (FSB) may label investment funds that manage over $100 billion in assets as too big to fail. FSB and International Organisation...
Litigation Finance

2016 Litigation Finance Survey: Outside Counsel Becomes Key

Burford Barometer 2016 Litigation Finance Survey Latest Burford Capital Research Shows Explosive Growth and Ongoing Evolution of Litigation Finance Outside capital fuels innovation and opportunity for...
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Young Adult Fiction Novels You Should Read

When you think of young adult fiction – or YA fiction – what themes come to mind? Dystopian novels? Vampire stories? Coming of age...
Relational Investors

Ralph Whitworth’s Relational Investors Officially Closed

Ralph Whitworth's Relational Investors Officially Closed Join our free newsletter for some exclusive info we don't share elsewhere. Ralph Whitworth's Relational Investors has officially closed down its...