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Walmart CEO Makes 1,888 Times Median Worker Take Home Pay: Anyone See A Problem?
Article By: Mish Shedlock
Sunday, April 22, 2018 11:47 AM EDT
Walmart ranks 10th in CEO to median take-home pay. Public firms in the S&P 500 now generally disclose how much they pay employees. The median wage across all the groups in the feature image is about $69,000.
In this article: WMT
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ECB Tells Deutsche Bank To Simulate A "Crisis Scenario"
Article By: Tyler Durden
Sunday, April 15, 2018 4:02 PM EDT
Despite all the operational and management turmoil over the past three years, few if any of the outstanding concerns involving Europe's Deutsche Bank, including €48 trillion in net notional derivatives, has been resolved.
In this article: DB
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Pass-Through Entity Taxation And New Tax Law
Article By: Bankers Anonymous
Sunday, April 15, 2018 3:51 PM EDT
This year we begin to react to changes in the tax reform law of December 2017. The point was to make the world safe for businesses and their owners, who received healthy tax cuts. If you weren't a business owner, the tax reform was not about you.
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Trump’s Trade War Hits Wall Street As Tech Downturn Begins
Article By: Paul Hodges
Sunday, March 25, 2018 10:25 AM EDT
President Trump's trade wars are further unsettling Wall Street, which was already worried by the problems of the super-hot tech sector. With the S&P 500 priced for perfection, downside risks are mounting.
In this article: GOOG, AAPL, MSFT, FB, AMZN, NFLX
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U.S. Oil Producers Projected To Eat OPEC’s Lunch
Article By: Robert Rapier
Sunday, March 11, 2018 2:42 PM EDT
Conventional wisdom says U.S. oil producers are going to take market share away from OPEC and from Russia, but some U.S. oil producers are cautioning against such predictions.
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Retail 2018: Are Retailers' Problems Really Over?
Article By: Zacks Investment Research
Sunday, March 4, 2018 5:46 PM EDT
Change is the only constant for the retail sector, undergoing a major transformation due to shifting consumer preferences. While the overall outlook for the sector was rosy after the holiday season, retailers may still have some challenges to face.
In this article: RAD, TGT, WMT, NKE, AMZN
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Worsening Lumber "Supply Crisis" Is Driving Record Home Prices Higher
Article By: Tyler Durden
Friday, March 2, 2018 7:38 PM EDT
A lumber shortage has pushed prices to their highest levels since the financial crisis as wildfires and a blossoming trade spat between the US and Canada have choked off some supplies.
In this article: WOOD, CUT
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Garment Bots Will Replace 60 Million Apparel Workers
Article By: Mish Shedlock
Sunday, February 18, 2018 2:48 PM EDT
The end of the line is coming for 60 million global apparel workers, mostly in Southeast Asia.
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Bioengineered Skin, Alginates Lead Wound Market Growth
Article By: Patrick Driscoll
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 10:44 AM EDT
Big revenues, as in billions of dollars, are turned over every year in traditional wound dressings and gauze while emerging technologies designed to have far more impact on wound management are driving the fastest percentage revenue growth.
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Visualizing A Global Shift In Wealth Over 10 Years
Article By: Jeff Desjardins
Friday, January 26, 2018 7:10 PM EDT
The world has now accumulated $215 trillion in private wealth, a 12% increase over 2017, according to the latest report by market research company New World Wealth.
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GE: Will An Equity Raise Cure A $31 Billion Pension Shortfall?
Article By: Shock Exchange
Monday, January 22, 2018 4:46 AM EDT
At the end of 2016 GE had a pension shortfall of over $30B. In addition to a need for $15B in reserve contributions over the next 15 years, the pension shortfall could create major headwinds.
In this article: GE Also: BHGE, SPY
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E Casual Dining Caution: Is "Labor Lite" Workable?
Article By: John Gordon
Sunday, January 21, 2018 9:01 PM EDT
As conditions at some (but not all) casual dining grow more difficult, the desire to cut costs can miss the mark and turn off even more consumers. See the recent example posed by Red Robin Gourmet Burgers..
In this article: RRGB Also: DRI
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E How Technology Is Redefining The Gambling Industry
Article By: Maithya Kitonyi
Saturday, January 20, 2018 1:40 PM EDT
The casinos and resorts industry has undergone tremendous changes over the last couple of decades. Most land-based casinos now have sought to open online platforms or partnered with online gaming companies.
In this article: CZR
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How Sound Economics Birthed The Video Game Era
Article By: Mises Institute
Friday, January 19, 2018 7:30 PM EDT
There's no telling how long an amazing advance in computers would have lain stagnant in universities had it not been for Atari founder Nolan Bushnell’s profit-seeking motivation and singular understanding of the importance of the price mechanism.
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Beware The Tales Of Techlash
Article By: Shelly Palmer
Sunday, January 14, 2018 12:20 PM EDT
Tom Donohue, president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, recently warned of the consequences of the strengthening “techlash” — the “backlash against major tech companies that is gaining strength … both at home and abroad."
In this article: BIDU, AAPL, GOOG, NFLX, BABA, FB
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Great Time To Expand Business
Article By: Kurt Kallaus
Thursday, January 11, 2018 2:04 AM EDT
With corporate tax cut stimulus effects still ahead and restrained capital spending data, it appears there is room for growing euphoria in 2018.
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