The clock shift in the spring is almost always difficult on our family. However, this year showed us a great little trick that really helped with the switch. It turned out that Sunday – the day after our clocks moved forward an hour – was a really nice day outside. Show More Summary
In order to survive, firms must embrace customer intimacy — online and off.
From 2011 to 2013, Norfolk Southern's intermodal shipment volume grew 11% and revenue increased 12% driven by a recovery in the global economy and supported by the expansion activities undertaken by Norfolk Southern. However, a key factor limiting growth in Norfolk Southern's intermodal business has been its revenue per unit for the segment.
Over the past six seasons, Mad Men's womanizing, alcoholic, fundamentally damaged protagonist Don Draper has been held up as an icon of masculinity. (He does, admittedly, look pretty great in a suit.) But if you're looking to channel...Show More Summary
By Marc Chandler: The Chamber of Deputies approved the electoral reform bill that Renzi and Berlusconi had negotiated before Renzi squeezed out Letta to become Prime Minister of Italy. The bill goes to the Senate now. That Renzi got the lower chamber to approve the bill is a minor victory, after all he enjoys a majority. Show More Summary
Previous administrations primarily counted only those caught in the interior of the U.S. by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.- A key sentence from a Washington Times article.
What could Google possibly do with a failed Android gaming company from the co-creator of Guitar Hero? Perhaps turn its rumored media box into a pseudo-game console. Google has confirmed its purchase of the remnants of Green Throttle Games, a …
ID Theft may affect 200 University of Northern Iowa employees. KWWL.com reports: In February, when the issue was first discovered, […]
It has been nearly three months since the Target data breach, and see what progress we have made: • Numerous congressional hearings were held on data security. • A chorus of calls for shared responsibility arose regarding data security...Show More Summary
Okay, so some people still like New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R), but their ranks are dwindling. And according to a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll, every single voting demographic views Christie more negatively than favorably. Show More Summary
We believe that Urban Outfitters brand will perform better eventually, driven by its several initiatives. Meanwhile, the company has stated that customer response to its other brands, Anthropologie and Free People, has been very strong so far. This indicates that given the right product mix and marketing, these brands can propel Urban Outfitters’ long term growth.
By Stephen Simpson, CFA: Wright Medical's (WMGI) acquisition of BioMimetic Therapeutics and its Augment biological product for bone healing has been almost nothing but trouble. At seemingly every turn the FDA has thrown up obstaclesShow More Summary
Question: How do you get angsty, indifferent high school kids to raise money for a charity? Beg? Bribe? Try torture. A Washington high school is blasting Justin Bieber's song "Baby" on repeat between class periods and during lunch until the student body reaches its goal of raising at least $500. Show More Summary
"Maddie," a minute-long commercial by young Canadian director Lloyd Lee Choi, didn't win Chevrolet and MOFILM's Oscars competition. That honor went to a whimsical exploration of creativity by Jude Chun, whose ads about kids making a movie with a 2014 Chevy Cruze aired during the Academy Awards on ABC. Show More Summary
We believe that Cotai will be the driving force for Macau gaming in the coming years. Overall Macau gaming will continue to grow due to the growing number of high net worth individuals (HNIs) in the region as well as gaming becoming a bigger part of the country's culture.
If you like to search for hidden winners, then Tim Hortons might fit the bill.
By Matt Margolis: I wrote my first Seeking Alpha article on GT Advanced Technologies (GTAT) on January 21, 2014, GT's share price was around $9 and there was a lot of questions regarding Apple (AAPL) and the use sapphire cover screens. Show More Summary
Best known for its role as the Dunphy household on Modern Family, this Los Angeles, Calif. property is newly on the market for $2.35M. Potential buyers should take note that the 2,792-square-foot home comes with serious income potential, as the...