I just found a fun food themed dataset that I’d never heard about and that I thought I’d share. It’s from a project called What’s on the menu where the New York Public Library has crowdsourced a digitization of their collection of historical restaurant menus.
Since its separation from the financial sector, real estate investment trusts or REITs have attracted investors’ attention. According to ETF.com, the broader real-estate sector ETF – Real Estate Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLRE) – registered a healthy inflow of $2.
Did The World’s Biggest Oil Company Cheat In Valuing Its Reserves? by Dave Forest, Pierce Points A very important issue just emerged in the oil and gas world. Driven by an investigation from some of the biggest prosecutors in America.
The John Hancock Tax-Advantaged Dividend Income Fund (NYSE:HTD) is one of my favorite income funds and I like it even better today. After the close on September 19, 2016 the fund announced it is raising its monthly dividend 14% to $0.1380 per month, up from $0.
Uncertainty a Boost for Gold and Treasuries in August Reflecting on the market turmoil of August in his Financial Times column on Wednesday, Martin Wolf noted that investors had little confidence in policy makers and considered two asset classes to be the least risky, Treasury bonds and gold: Thos
Financial market commentators sometimes misrepresent the relationship between payrolls, equity prices and NIPA Profits, a severely lagging variable. Taken at the core, concurrent profits drive real-time equity prices, but we won’t see that until one quarter later.
Can we be certain that buying cheap stocks works? I’ve talked a lot about my investment strategy of buying cheap stocks. I’ve also explained why I do it.
Get the entire 10-part series on Timeless Reading in PDF. Save it to your desktop, read it on your tablet, or email to your colleagues. A few days ago I was lucky to find another great interview with Mr. Chanos, this time from FT Alphachatterbox released on April 25, 2016.
Roulette is not a “fair” game, but it’s about as close as you can get in a casino. Assuming a standard wheel with 18 black slots, 18 red slots, and two green slots (0 and 00), your odds of hitting on black or red are 47.37% (18/38). The “house edge” is 5.26% as they will … More Martingales and Markets
Wednesday morning, Sam Zell, billionaire chairman at Equity Group Investments, spoke with Stephanie Ruhle and David Westin on Bloomberg’s “GO” TV.