What truly is a social enterprise? To me, a social enterprise is one that prioritizes serving a purpose or fulfilling a need over financial gain. Rebel Nell was established as a result of living next door to a women and family shelter. Show More Summary
TT Club has announced its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2015, and AM Best affirms its A- (Excellent) rating for the 10th consecutive year. Knud Pontoppidan,
Lenovo has released its yearly financial and sales results, showing some losses. In particular, the company’s revenue in Q4 2015 was $9.1 billion, down 19% year over year. Full year revenue is down only 3%, though, so Lenovo isn’t facing obvious trouble. However, in this financial report, the Motorola acquisition was touched upon. Motorola sold nearly 5 [...]
Personal side projects are a cornerstone of creative growth and discovery. While they might not always result in financial gain, the long-term benefits are often much more useful. Benefits such as personal growth, creative exploration...Show More Summary
There are better solutions to the "reproducibility crisis" in research, according to an editorial published today. Should an academic institution refund its financial payment if the basic science or pre-clinical results prove to be irreproducible? Such...Show More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - Mitsubishi Motors Corp on Wednesday restated its financial results for the past business year to reflect a special loss of 19.1 billion yen ($173.73 million) related to its manipulation of fuel economy data. Japan's sixth-largest automaker said net profit fell 39 percent to 72.6 billion yen in the year that ended in March. Show More Summary
Real estate investment trusts in MSCI and S&P Dow Jones indexes will soon move out of the "financial" sector and into a newly created, separate "REIT" classification. Goldman Sachs' David Kostin and his band of U.S. equity strategists estimate that forthcoming index changes will result in $19 billion in REIT-buying demand from active mutual fund managers. Read More »
The only "growth" we're experiencing are the financial cancers of systemic risk and financialization's soaring wealth/income inequality.The Keynesian gods have failed, and as a result we're in the eye of a global financial hurricane.The...Show More Summary
Premium Focused Strategy Results in Highest Profitability Ever for LG Appliances and TVs LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced first-quarter 2016 operating profit of KRW 505.2 billion (USD 420.25 million), a 65.5 percent increase from the same period in 2015 on sales of KRW 13.36 trillion (USD 11.12 billion). Show More Summary
"... has resulted in her losing most of the leverage she had in her upcoming contract negotiations."In fact, her boss Roger Ailes was apparently so tickled by the fact that he would not have to pay her a reported $25 million to remain...Show More Summary
Autodesk (ADSK) recovered from a steep initial loss that came on the heels of fiscal first quarter financial results. The shares were up 0.8% during after-hours market, having initially dropped almost 4% immediately after the closing bell after weak financial forecasts overshadowed stronger-than-expected fiscal first quarter financial results. Show More Summary
Salesforce.com’s(CRM) share price rose almost 4% to $81.02 after the company boosted full-year sales and profit projections after unveiling fiscal first quarter financial results late yesterday that topped expectations.
Fewer than half of Americans know Puerto Ricans are U.S. citizens, a new poll shows. The results reflect a stark reality about the nation's awareness of the Caribbean territory and the island's financial crisis. The Economist-YouGov survey of 2,000 U.S. Show More Summary
Take-Two has reported its financials for Q4 and FY16, with “stronger than expected” results. The firm also said Rockstar is “hard at work on exciting future projects.” Rockstar “hard at work on future projects” to be revealed soon – Take Two FY16 In a prepared statement, the firm said it predicts its fiscal 2017, which […]
Analog Devices (ADI) posted better-than-expected second quarter financial results. But the market reaction to the news was tempered after the chip maker unveiled soft guidance for the current quarter.
In 2015, Dutch animal feed company Nutreco reported higher financial results. Growth was seen in all segments: animal nutrition, aquafeed and Nutreco Iberia.
The first quarter earnings season is almost over (91% of companies have reported) and the results, while not quite as dire as forecast just over a month ago, still led to the worst quarterly report since the financial crisis, mostlyShow More Summary