From Oscar Awards host Ellen DeGeneres who gathered celebrities for a selfie that went wild on Twitter to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio who did the same with reporters on the steps of City Hall a few days ago, the selfie craze seems to have no bounds. Show More Summary
By Zoltan Ban: In the past few years the peak oil crowd suffered a dramatic argument setback due to the rise of the unconventional oil industry as well as the price effect on conventional fields, which gave the aging supply sources new life. Show More Summary
The labor market is a long way from being full healed: Fear of Wages, by Paul Krugman. Commentary, NY Times: Four years ago, some of us watched with a mixture of incredulity and horror as elite discussion of economic policy...
Aeropostale, Inc. (ARO) Q4 2013 Earnings Conference Call March 13, 2014 16:15 ET Executives Susan Lewis - Vice President of Investor & Media Relations Tom Johnson - Chief Executive Officer Emilia Fabricant - Executive Vice PresidentShow More Summary
Emerge Energy Services (EMES) Q4 2013 Earnings Conference Call March 13, 2014 4:00 p.m. ET Executives Robert Lane - CFO Ted Beneski - Chairman Rick Shearer - CEO Warren Bonham - VP Analysts Matt Conlan - Wells Fargo Brandon Dobell - William Blair Selman Akyol - Stifel Nicolaus Ethan Bellamy - Robert W. Show More Summary
The Recorder: Deans Say U.S. News Rankings Penalize Schools in the Golden State: In the wake of declining rankings in the all-important U.S. News & World Report, one California law school dean says the problem is not underperforming schools, but an underperforming state economy. Tom Campbell, whose Chapman University School...
The parodies of fashion brand Wren's super-viral "First Kiss" ad keep flowing in. Here's ad agency Mother London's entry—"First Sniff," starring a bunch of dogs. Stranger dogs tend to get pretty intimate pretty quickly, and so all the hesitancy in the first half the video, I suppose, is the joke here. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- Stanley Fischer, the former Bank of Israel president nominated for the Federal Reserve's No. 2 job, defended his work on Wall Street and told senators at his confirmation hearing Thursday that he understood the effect of economic problems on average Americans.
Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-Ohio) has invited Pope Francis to address a joint session of Congress. If Pope Francis accepts, he would be the first head of the Catholic Church to ever address the legislative body. "The Holy Father's...Show More Summary
Double Eagle Petroleum (DBLE) Q4 2013 Earnings Call March 13, 2014 11:00 am ET Executives Richard D. Dole - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director Adam Fenster - Chief Financial Officer Analysts Richard Dearnley Presentation Operator Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Show More Summary
He may not have been a banker or trader, but the just reported passing of one Jeffrey Corzine, 31, son of the infamous Jon Corzine will likely raise more eyebrows than all previous recently reported banker deaths combined. AccordingShow More Summary
Group messaging startup GroupMe sold for $85 million just over a year after launch. Klutch believes group scheduling has just as much potential. With $1.5 million in fresh capital led by Los Angeles, Calif. startup accelerator LaunchpadLA, Klutch is debuting …
These male-centered cultures are causing women to walk out the door.
Callon Petroleum (CPE) Q4 2013 Earnings Call March 13, 2014 2:00 pm ET Executives Fred L. Callon - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President, Chief Executive Officer of Callon Petroleum Operating Company and President of Callon Petroleum Operating Company Joseph C. Show More Summary
The Financial Times is reporting that Barclays is planning cuts thousands of investment banking jobs. According to the FT, the cuts will come as part of an overhaul of the firm's investment bank. The FT is calling it a "radical overhaul." That...Show More Summary
Learn why Amazon is venturing into the game-development industry.
Here are a few facts about Pinterest and eCommerce: 47% of US online shoppers say they bought something as a direct result of a Pinterest recommendation. Buyers who came from Pinterest are 10% more likely to complete the transaction compared to those coming in from any other social media site. The average order value from […]
Shares of wireless operator Leap Wireless (LEAP) spiked late in the session, closing up 12 cents, or 0.7%, at $17.52, after the Federal Communications Commission this afternoon said it approved the purchase of the company by AT&T (T), which AT&T and Leap first announced last July. AT&T shares closed down 3 cents at $32.35. The Commission concluded [...]
Matador Resources Company (MTDR) Q4 2013 Results Earnings Conference Call March 13, 2014 10:00 AM ET Executives Joe Foran - Chairman and CEO Matt Hairford - President David Lancaster - EVP, COO and Chief Financial Officer David Nicklin-...Show More Summary