Torrid growth in real-estate investment in the Asia-Pacific is poised to slow this year, and the region will underperform an expected double-digit increase in real estate investment globally, according to a report this week by Cushman & Wakefield, the global real estate consultancy. Investment in real estate in the Asia-Pacific that climbed by 25% from [...]
Sizing up last week's unexpected congressional win by Florida Republican David Jolly, Kim Strassel of the Wall Street Journal wrote, "The Republicans who win this fall will be those who have serious answers to the attacks leveled on them – about Obamacare, the economy, women's and seniors' issues." Sound advice. Show More Summary
Yesterday I posted in frustration as to how the Democrats managed to allow the Republicans to both sabotage an effort to repeal the Sustainable Growth Formula and use the Affordable Care Act once again as a political pawn. I found that Greg Sargent had interviewed Paul Begala, who had said something similar to my conclusion [...]
Inter headed into this weekend’s fixture against Hellas Verona knowing a win would propel them above Fiorentina and into fourth place. Despite enduring another difficult campaign, doing so would represent significant growth for the rebuilding...Show More Summary
A series of crises, the latest being the ominous developments in the Ukraine and further evidence of disappointing growth in China, have rattled financial markets. Of course, with all major central banks at amazingly easy policy stances, the bet continues to be that the latest uncertainties will also pass. Show More Summary
Tax-free growth potential and tax-free withdrawals are just two benefits of a Roth IRA. Here are three lesser-known advantages.
By Confero: On March 14 Textron (TXT) announced that the acquisition of Beechcraft Corporation was closed and Cessna and Beechcraft would form the new Textron Aviation division. Although the acquisition of Beechcraft is still risky,Show More Summary
North Denver News: "The majors have shown that they cannot replace reserves. They talk about return on capital employed (ROCE) these days instead of reserve replacement and production growth because there is nothing to talk about there. Show More Summary
There are plenty of questions regarding how well Eric Decker will perform without Peyton Manning throwing him passes, but there is sense to the notion that the wide receiver will be critical in aiding the growth of New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith. Smith wasn't good statistically in his rookie season. Show More Summary
Maintaining revenue growth would be a snap for the social media king if they'd partner with Big Blue.
ByMichael Blair: In a previous article I pointed out the degree of dependency Salesforce.com (CRM) has on customer prepayments it records as deferred revenue to support its balance sheet. Many SA reader comments have correctly pointed...Show More Summary
I’m seeing more and more growth equity financings come to market with an over-sized component of the financing allocated to existing shareholder liquidity. I’ve seen enough of these transactions to consider it as a trend and to wonder what is motivating it. … Read more › The post Founder Liquidity and Growth Equity appeared first on Non-Linear.
Google prepares to apply its hugely successful smartphone strategy to another budding technology market.
The big wild card in the mining industry is China. How fast will the country grow and what does that mean?
Investors are selling off precious metals mining stocks in the aftermath of disappointing Chinese exports. But the market seems to be missing the long-term production growth prospects of Barrick Gold, Freeport-McMoRan, and Southern Copper.
Three salient takeaways from Phillip Longman’s excellent piece explaining why Texas is not the model for economic development that Republicans would like to think it is: Economic growth in Texas has been relatively rapid, but it has been driven almost entirely by 1)immigration (not migration from other states) and 2)the oil and gas boom. Per [...]
Wireless is a growth industry, right? If that's the case, someone forgot to tell Ericsson.
AutoZone, Advance Auto Parts, and O'Reilly Automotive, combined, account for over 14,000 retail automotive locations in the U.S. Despite beating expectations and trading near its all-time highs, AutoZone is still very much a growth story and can go a lot higher in share price.
After several years a deal had been reached to permanently repeal the flawed Sustainable Growth Formula but the House Republicans chose to play politics with it. The House Republicans showed a disregard for both physicians and Medicare beneficiaries. They attached the fix to a five year delay on the individual mandate, knowing that this would [...]