| Robinhood App, and Everyone's an AnalystNow that Spacetime has launched their new stock market-related iOS app, I'm pretty sure some of you use it already.
For those who do not, Robinhood lets you create recommendations about buying or selling stocks. You get a score depending on how good your advice is. The TNW article labels it as "...|| 2 years 7 months|
| The Week Ahead : April 15th to April 19thHello fellow monkeys !
After a choppy week during which indexes closed at all-time highs, the situation can be described as okay despite a slowing growth. Some bankers would still want more credit as a sign of financial stability along with more trading volume. On the economic side, the data...|| 2 years 7 months|
| The 3 Rules of Pricing by Neil BlumenthalFor all those who are interesting in launching a product, this WSJ post might have some sound advice for you. As he puts it, Neil Blumenthal was at Wharton with his budies when they had the idea behind Warby Parker (you know, nice glasses for a fraction of the price), and as they started their...|| 2 years 7 months|
| The Week Ahead : April 8th to April 12thHello fellow monkeys !
After what has been called a disappointing week ending with poor jobs and payroll reports, some argue that the bull market is running out of steam. This view is supported by the fact that this quarter's best performers are companies in healthcare and utilities, a shift...|| 2 years 7 months|
| Everyone Retreating But JPM and GSAccording to GS President Gary Cohn :
[quote]You’re seeing big international banks, outside of ourselves and JPMorgan, really taking a pretty substantial step back from the markets, and we hadn’t seen that in the entire history of banking.[/quote]
Moreover, he insists that market-making and...|| 2 years 8 months|
| The Week Ahead : April 1st to April 5thHello fellow monkeys !
What's next after last week's record breaking sessions ? Some argue that the SPX and DJIA will be going down, or as an S...|| 2 years 8 months|
| Toys 'R' Us IPO WithdrawalThree years after seeking to raise $800 million by going public, KKR- and Bain-owned Toys 'R' Us finally withdrew its fillings for an IPO. What are we to make of this ?
The buyout deal was one of the biggest in the mid 2000s, and the company cited “unfavorable market conditions" among the...|| 2 years 8 months|
| The Week Ahead : March 25th to March 29thHi fellow monkeys,
This week, most of the attention will be on Cyprus. It starts on Monday with the deadline for a new ECB-Cyprus deal. If this deal goes through, Reuters speculates that stocks could go beyond the indexes' all-time closing highs given European policymakers find a common ground...|| 2 years 8 months|
| 10 Words You Should Drop from your ResumeI know it's "another post about this," but Robert Half Int. posted an article about what words you should avoid putting on a resume. This was based on a survey of 1300 HR managers in the US and Canada asking them about what specific words tend to be over- or misused. Here's the list :
Hard...|| 2 years 8 months|
| The Week Ahead : March 18th to March 22ndHi fellow monkeys,
According to a Reuters article, the S...|| 2 years 8 months|