List/Grid Monthly Archives: July 2018

Market Extra: Trump raises prospect of government shutdown — should investors worry?

Market Extra: Trump raises prospect of government shutdown — should investors worry?

An uncertain political environment has gotten even more uncertain for U.S. stock-market investors in recent days, as President Donald Trump has raised the prospect of the government shutting down later… Read more »

Key Words: LeBron James’s next stop after the Los Angeles Lakers: the White House?

Key Words: LeBron James’s next stop after the Los Angeles Lakers: the White House?

Is LeBron James taking his talents to Pennsylvania Avenue? ‘Well, in that case, I may [run]. If they have no one? I believe there’s some people out there. I hope!’… Read more »

‘Big Short’ author Michael Lewis takes on Trump and the weather in new audiobook

‘Big Short’ author Michael Lewis takes on Trump and the weather in new audiobook

Listening to most people talk about the weather is pure torture. Three minutes can seem like three hours. (Sorry, mom.) Fortunately, Michael Lewis isn’t most people. If anything, the author… Read more »

Outside the Box: It’s time for the Fed to activate safeguards against financial bubbles

Outside the Box: It’s time for the Fed to activate safeguards against financial bubbles

It is crucial for banks to maintain sufficient loss-absorbing capital buffers to weather the next economic downturn. Research shows, however, that bank capital levels are still too low. It is… Read more »

Here’s how stock market investors can control their emotions

Here’s how stock market investors can control their emotions

Investors’ emotions have been running high, according to emails I’ve gotten over the past few days. Emotions are a big enemy of investors. To control emotions, prudent investors must understand… Read more »

Meal kit sector is facing a shake-out as its business model is not sustainable

Meal kit sector is facing a shake-out as its business model is not sustainable

Meal kits were expected to overhaul dinner time in the U.S., helping busy workers indulge their love of cooking without the burden of shopping for individual ingredients. Now, it seems… Read more »

Even on the subway, wealthy New Yorkers have a very different experience

Even on the subway, wealthy New Yorkers have a very different experience

If you live in New York City, it’s likely you’ve been stuck underground for several minutes or waited not-so-patiently for a delayed train at least a handful of times over… Read more »

These 9 stocks will give you a piece of the esports craze

These 9 stocks will give you a piece of the esports craze

Judging by the amped-up energy inside Brooklyn’s Barclays Center for the premier Overwatch League finals, esports is here to stay — and it’s going to be a big, sustainable consumer… Read more »

The Tell: Former Target manager sticks to volatility strategy that made him millions as ‘three-headed horseman’ looms over market

The Tell: Former Target manager sticks to volatility strategy that made him millions as ‘three-headed horseman’ looms over market

It’s been a good year for Seth Golden. Not 2017 good, but still, the former Target TGT, -0.25%  manager, whose success story went viral a year ago, claims he’s up… Read more »

This psychological trick nudges people to pay their credit-card bills

This psychological trick nudges people to pay their credit-card bills

Encouraging people to pay their credit-card bills on time may be as easy as a phone call. If it’s the right kind of phone call, that is. There are two… Read more »

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