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  2. The Best Sources of Financial News & Commentary

    The world today is chock-full of information, far more than any one person could possibly digest or hope to read. For this weeks blog post I decided to give a list of the news sources I use and find helpful, as well as inviting others to share their ideas ...

    87 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 21 2017 - 11:13am -

  3. How should I read WSJ?????????

    Hi, I'm a freshman thus know practically nothing about what wsj talks about. But I know keeping up with these stuff is very important, so could you guys give me some advice on where to start with this awesome website? Thanks guys wsj read ...

    153 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 18 2016 - 1:19pm -

  4. Get a Goldman Tattoo on your forehead for "Job Security"!

    "What kind of a jerk would fire an employee that has the logo tattooed on him?" I just found out that the Wall Street Journal isn't exclusively dry and serious all the time. For those of you who are looking to express your loyalty to your w ...

    15 comments - 1 silver bananas - Mar 4 2018 - 7:08pm -

  5. WSJ subscription worth it?

    I currently do most of my reading on the free Bloomberg iphone app where there are tons of free articles updated daily and I was wondering is this enough for a sophomore in college to stay up to date with the markets? I was thinking of maybe doing a WSJ s ...

    65 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 12 2012 - 7:05pm -

  6. Will A Watch Help Spawn New Start-ups?

    During the unveiling of the much anticipated iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus, very few people knew about the unveiling of Apple's Watch. For simplicity and due to many Apple products, lets put an "i" in front of "Watch." Apple's i ...

    19 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jan 17 2015 - 11:05pm -

  7. The Rules For Future Rulers

    Stop being nice. Don't believe the hype. Every day I see more kindness propaganda, destroying our future captains of industry. Smile...buy cookies...hold doors...pick up the check. BBBAAAaaaah...humbug!!!! I can't take anymore of this beta male, ...

    28 comments - 4 silver bananas - Aug 16 2010 - 1:27pm -

  8. I'm being asked to give comment to WSJ

    Hi guys. I'm being asked to give a comment on an old startup I worked for with the WSJ. What is the general consensus on talking to the press about an old job (people always asked about [redacted company], but my severance was on the line). I have no ...

    13 comments - 2 silver bananas - Oct 29 2016 - 7:14am -

  9. WSJ Subscription

    Do you guys have a subscription to WSJ? It's like $25 a month, pretty expensive for a student. Any ways around this? I can barely read the first page of the articles until I get to the subscription content Do your companies pay for it? wsj ...

    20 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 24 2013 - 2:59pm -

  10. Latest WSJ Best on the Street Rankings

    I just saw the ranking in print. I'm pretty excited where everything shook out. Top 4 1 Standard & Poor's (with 10 out of 79) 2 William Blair (with 7 out of 32- highest batting average and top ranked investment bank) 2 Robert W. Baird (with ...

    20 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 10 2011 - 10:16am -

  11. You Are Obsolete

    I have come to the conclusion that after much reflection and internal debating, that the WSJ is fundamentally and wholly obsolete. Like that Twilight Zone episode where a librarian was deemed obsolete, so too is the WSJ. Especially for those of us who wor ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 17 2012 - 10:45am -

  12. is the online version of FT/WSJ the same as the paper version?

    this is a serious question...the reason I'm asking is that I am subscribed to the online version of these publications, and was wondering if someone in an interview asked me what was on the front page of the WSJ/ FT, or what was some of the major new ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 14 2010 - 6:12am -

  13. Banking is NOT the Best Paying Industry?

    Here is an interesting WSJ article that compares median incomes across various industries: The data reveal the types of firms where lucrative jobs are the norm rather than the exception. Some of the highest reported median wages were paid by pharmaceutica ...

    7 comments - 2 silver bananas - May 25 2018 - 5:01pm -

  14. WSJ/FT Delivery Time

    What time does the WSJ and FT arrive at your doorstep in the AM EST? Trying to time my day. Thanks. FT wsj ...

    9 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 18 2016 - 1:19pm -

  15. WSJ's best/worst jobs 2010

    Check out #14: Bank officer lol http://online.wsj.com/public/resources/documents/s... wsj ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 3 2010 - 9:38am -

  16. The end of the WSJ as we know it

    So it finally happened. Rupert Murdoch is changing the journal. http://www.nytimes.com/2009/03/23/business/media/2... So the journal now will focus on things like this: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123800913277240685... and compete with reuters and blg ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 25 2009 - 5:55pm -

  17. "How to Get a Real Education"

    I understand why the top students in America study physics, chemistry, calculus and classic literature. The kids in this brainy group are the future professors, scientists, thinkers and engineers who will propel civilization forward. But why do we make B ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 11 2011 - 10:12am -

  18. Is Self Regulation Possible?

    I make no qualms about disliking government intrusion into markets, but I also accept it as an occasionally necessary evil. Over the years the case, has been made again and again that properly motivated self-regulation is better for any and every industry ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 20 2011 - 11:44am -

  19. Read WSJ for FREE

    Don't know if I am the only one who didn't know this, but here you go: http://www.businessinsider.com/how-to-read-wsj-free wsj Wall Street Journal free ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 18 2010 - 5:38am -

  20. Wal-Mart Offering Tax Services?

    Is Wal-Mart partnering with Tax Products Group and Republic Bank & Trust Co. to start a tax service? It is quite possible. Wal-Mart is taking another step towards providing financial services beyond its money transferring services that it started last ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 22 2015 - 4:24pm -

  21. What if your mom worked on Wall Street?

    Kids only a Wall Street mother could love Commentary: Success depends on how we define achievement By David Weidner, MarketWatch http://www.marketwatch.com/story/story/print?guid=... NEW YORK (MarketWatch)-- Chinese mothers, if you weren't aware, are ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 19 2011 - 9:06pm -

  22. Front page of the WSJ

    I guess I'm a lot less mature than I thought I was. When I picked up this morning's journal, I burst out laughing at the front page headline. Anyone else find this headline hysterical? Colleagues[/embed] Finger Billionaire. wsj ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 19 2009 - 10:10am -

  23. Bernie Gets a Faceful of Justice

    In perhaps the most unsurprising news since Tiger's decision to return for the Masters, Lenny Dykstra losing all of his money to late night infomercials, or Cramer getting investigated by the SEC, The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Bern-alicio ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 18 2010 - 5:15am -

  24. WSJ- Login info with me?

    hey guys, anyone on here that knows how to get a free subscription to the WSJ, or doesnt mind sharing their login info with me? lol wsj ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 24 2016 - 1:24pm -

  25. Why the Dollar's Reign Is Near an End

    Dr. Eichengreen, the George C. Pardee and Helen N. Pardee professor of economics and political science at the University of California, Berkeley, argues that the dollar is soon to lose it's role as the primary reserve currency. http://online.wsj.com/ ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 6 2011 - 12:03pm -

  26. WSJ: "The buyout business has become downright mundane."

    http://online.wsj.com/article/SB100014240529702043... I have a problem with this article. It sounds like Zuckerman is sensationalizing the fact that PE is not immune to a business cycle. He takes the facts that deals can't get done at pre-recession l ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 6 2012 - 10:23am -

  27. Free Pearl Necklace?

    WSJ posted an add for a FREE pearl necklace worth over $250 with a 25.95 S&H charge. What do you think, good deal? See add below from their website: http://www.stauer.com/item/5.5-6mm-Cultured-Pearl-... "/17068/19 "How Do You Spell Pearl Nec ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 27 2009 - 5:04pm -

  28. Can someone pull a PDF of a WSJ article?

    One of my clients is featured in this but alas, I no longer have a WSJ subscription. If you could save and send me a PDF of it, I would award you with SBs and eternal gratitude. http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB100014241278... Thanks! wsj ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 2 2014 - 3:25pm -

  29. Carlyle-owned fund refuses to refund near 2/3 of amount requested by investors

    Interesting to see that one of the great companies is struggling right now. Anyone know anybody at Claren Road AM? From WSJ (link inside the post): A struggling hedge-fund firm owned by Carlyle Group LP won't immediately pay back about two-thirds of ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 2 2015 - 1:05pm -

  30. Wall Street Slashing Jobs- How is this going to affect FT recruitment?

    "The goal is to remove people who aren't "pulling their weight," said one investment-banking head at a major bank, adding that "banks are overbuilt" in relation to the work available. As compared with years past, banks are le ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 24 2012 - 10:40am -

  31. What will happen Saturday if no spending bill?

    WASHINGTON--U.S. Senate leaders were negotiating the details Friday of a must-pass measure to fund the federal government into early 2011, racing against a deadline of midnight Saturday to prevent a shutdown of government operations. The need for a short- ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 17 2010 - 1:22pm -

  32. free online access to bloomberg & wsj?

    any idea? bloomberg wsj ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 10 2009 - 9:42am -

  33. Remember that movie called Margin Call? Here is why fiction might soon meet reality...

    The whole premise of the movie was that an investment bank had borrowed too much on margin and owed more than the bank was worth when it was hit by the financial crisis. What is concerning here is that, according to an article by the WSJ, the rise of borr ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Feb 25 2018 - 8:20pm -

  34. Interesting Podcasts To Help The Day Fly By

    I understand that there have been previous podcast threads in the past, and I listen to all the main "Finance and Business Related Ones" Barry Ritholtz, Planet Money, WSJ xyz, Bloomberg Deal of the week. I also listen to a couple non-business re ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jan 9 2017 - 10:18am -

  35. WSJ's Bernanke Video Game

    Just stumbled upton this today. If you haven't played it yet, WSJ came out with a video game featuring Bernanke. It's called "The Federator". Check it out here: http://projects.wsj.com/games/thefederator/?mg=ine... Hint: If you hit a & ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 30 2013 - 1:50pm -

  36. Subscribing WSJ Print Edition in Canada

    Hi everyone. New member here. I think this site is great and I look forward to learning from you guys. I've been trying to figure out how to have the WSJ print edition delivered to me but haven't had much luck. Their customer support said they d ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jan 29 2016 - 12:13pm -

  37. How To Sue For Your Job/Bonus

    Sure, Wall Street is getting a bad rap right now. AIG is cowering in fear that any modicum of spending will be perceived as another opulent bailout-wasting extravaganza. But just cuz those suckers are under the gun doesn't mean you guys should throw ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Nov 18 2008 - 6:13pm -

  38. Historical WSJ Headline Articles?

    For a finance club, I have to put together a weekly summary of events in the US and world markets. The WSJ usually has a daily top left markets article giving a nice summary of what happened that day in the US and touches on world events. I was wondering ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Mar 27 2011 - 5:24pm -

  39. I don’t know what the problem is exactly

    I don't know what the problem is exactly When I print off WSJ articles clicking the printer friendly version, some article gets printed and some articles do not get printed. It's annoying to copy and paste it at MS word every time it doesn' ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Apr 14 2009 - 8:13am -

  40. WSJ- data/earnings released today section?

    Does the WSJ paper have a section where they list what data is coming out that day and what earnings are being released that day? I can't find it. Thanks. wsj ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Mar 25 2009 - 10:40am -