The New York Post reports that the Washington Post’s Richard Cohen, a friend of Nora Ephron’s since the seventies, when she began dating Carl Bernstein, will write Ephron’s biography. A judge has approved the final two settlements in the e-book price-fixing case, calling Macmillan and Penguin’s deals “fair, adequate and reasonable.”...read more
House Speaker John Boehner was asked about a Politico story today reporting that Rep. Randy Forbes (R-VA) was campaigning for the party to withhold funds for openly gay Republican candidates, specifically Richard Tisei and Carl DeMaio. Boehner was asked by...
Sgt Richard Berns had an interesting Wednesday. For an unknown reason the London based policeman pulled over Arsenal full-back Carl Jenkinson on Wednesday afternoon as the defender was on his way to the Emirates before the match with Hull. After realising who he had stopped (Jenkinson’s full Arsenal tracksuit must have heloed in the identification process), the [...]
Quote of the day Carl Richards, “Diversification, in combination with our financial plan, helps us behave like adults by creating opportunities to buy low and […] The post Tuesday links: creating opportunities appeared first on Abnormal Returns.
Carl Richard Hagen put his cellphone by the bed before he retired Monday night, just in case. The call from Stockholm, if it came, would come before dawn Tuesday. But he wasn’t optimistic. Two other people seemed much more likely ….
With a sharpie and a stack of napkins, financial planner and personal finance blogger Carl Richards is on a one-man mission to save consumers from financial suicide. Richards knows a thing or two about the subject. Within a few years of purchasing his dream home in 2003, the housing crisis threw him into a downward spiral of debt. Show More Summary
By Richard K. Barry Who: The Carl M. Sciortino campaign Where: Massachusetts What's going on: Democratic State Representative Carl M. Sciortino is a candidate for the Democratic nomination in the 2013 special election to succeed Ed Markey as a U.S. Show More Summary
Quote of the day Carl Richards, “At its core, subscribing to an investment newsletter is an expression of hope that someone somewhere knows more than […] The post Tuesday links: an expression of hope appeared first on Abnormal Retur...
Joe Heller has picked up a group of 26 newspapers in his post-salaried position move to more aggressively self-syndicate. Richard Gehr talks to George Booth. Rob McMonigal profiles Jess Fink. Carl Antonowicz talks to Jon Chad and Alec...Show More Summary
Quote of the day Carl Richards, “It may seem counterintuitive, but if you have something in your portfolio that you’re complaining about, it’s a good […] The post Tuesday links: portfolio complaints appeared first on Abnormal Return...
Carl Richards discusses what individuals can learn from investors who manage to separate emotion from investing.
Quote of the day Carl Richards, “Forecasts about the future of the market are very likely to be wrong, and we don’t know by how [...] The post Tuesday links: incredibly important decisions appeared first on Abnormal Returns.
Well, this is news to us, but Carl Warner, who’s spent the last several years in Atlanta, first at JWT then briefly at Engauge, has returned to his old stomping grounds at Dallas-based The Richards Group, where he now serves as creative group head. Show More Summary
By James Picerno: Financial planner Carl Richards advises that "what you don’t know about your portfolio may help you." He laments that watching the market has become a "spectator sport" and that obsessing over the daily or even minute-by-minute...Show More Summary
Victims Richard Russell Jackson Fred Wyatt Betty Jo Ephlin Liddie Matthews Evans Joe Cleveland Patton indicted in 1973 killing-for-hire Murder suspect’s wife: ‘He killed Liddie and Joe’ DNA ties man to four 1977 execution-style slayings Patton Pleads Guilty in 1977 Murder Case Man gets two life terms for 1977 killings Man gets life for murder […]
Generally speaking, activist hedge funds usually receive wider media coverage than their passive peers. One of the activist hedge funds we track is Richard Breeden’s Breeden Capital Management, who, unlike the Carl Icahn’s or the David Einhorn’s of the world, does not get as much press. Still, he’s an investor with an activist history worth [...]
Carl Bernstein. the journalist who, With Bob Woodward made a name for himself during the Watergate scandal, says President Obama is no Richard Nixon. It’s terrible,” Bernstein said of the IRS’s targeting of conservative groups during an appearance on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.” “Outrageous. Heads ought to roll. Simple as that. … From what we know [...]
Protective Life Corporation (PL) Q1 2013 Earnings Call May 07, 2013 10:00 a.m. ET Executives Eva T. Robertson - VP, Investor Relations John D. Johns - Chairman, President & CEO Richard J. Bielen - Vice Chairman & CFO Carl S. Thigpen - EVP& Chief Investment Officer Carolyn M. Show More Summary
Universal American Corporation (UAM) Q1 2013 Earnings Call April 30, 2013 10:00 AM ET Executives Richard Barasch – Chairman and CEO Tony Wolk – SVP, General Counsel and Secretary Bob Waegelein – President and CFO Analysts Carl McDonald...Show More Summary