John Cochrane recently noted: Stock Buybacks Are Proof of Tax Reform’s Success… A short oped for the Wall Street Journal here on stock buybacks. As usual, they ask me not to post the whole thing for 30 days though you can find it ungated if you search. Show More Summary
“We’re putting a for sale sign on everything,” the Wall Street Journal quotes CEO David Brandon as telling Toys R Us employees Wednesday. The company, which started as a baby furniture store following WWII, will be closing or selling its over 700 US stores, putting up to 33,000 jobs...
President Trump’s job approval is up to 43 percent in the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll, but Republicans are seeing their 2018 prospects worsen.
A new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll has found that President Donald Trump is seeing increased favorability among voters, though he remains unpopular.
David Pierce, reviewing the Galaxy S9 for The Wall Street Journal: Samsung paired this lovely hardware with half-baked software. I love Android and use it every day, but I don’t like any of what Samsung does to it. If Samsung would just...Show More Summary
Intel is preparing to address a potential Broadcom-Qualcomm merger, viewing the tie-up as a major threat, according to The Wall Street Journal.
McCabe had already turned over the memos to the special counsel. Special counsel Robert Mueller already has in his possession the contemporaneous memos written by former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, the Wall Street Journal reported Saturday. ...Show More Summary
In The Wall Street Journal this week, I interviewed actor Dennis Quaid for my "House Call" column in the Mansion section (go here). Dennis talked about his early love, Gertrude, and why she went missing for so long. Dennis is... ...
According to the Wall Street Journal, the two have reached a temporary truce rather than an ironclad peace treaty.
Ever since The Wall Street Journal reported that Donald Trump (or at least an attorney working for him) had paid $130,000 to adult film star Stormy Daniels as “hush money” so she’d keep quiet about an affair they had shortly after Melania Trump had given birth, the world has been nervously curious to hear what… Read more...
My easy like Sunday morning reads: • Tesla’s Make-Or-Break Moment Is Fast Approaching (Wall Street Journal) but see McLaren: We Won’t Follow Ferrari, Corvette Into the Electric Future (Bloomberg) • What Is Jeffrey Gundlach Worried About Now?...Show More Summary
Pro-Israel activism gave journalist Bari Weiss quite a career. As a youth she bagged one Zionist fellowship after another, leading to opinion editing at The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times in her early 30s. Which is no surprise, given the Times's employment of several pro-Israel columnists.
Last week, Ohio-based Dana Inc. announced that it is planning on moving its headquarters to the United Kingdom. In The Wall Street Journal, the CFO said that “even with the new tax legislation, there is a benefit for us.” The company expects that even under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), this move will […]
How often do Jeffrey Sachs and the Wall Street Journal editoral writers agree?
Amazon, 2018's go-to example of capitalism run amok, is reportedly eyeing a new industry to muscle in on. Personal banking. According to The Wall Street Journal, the online retail giant has approached several large banks about creating a "checking-account-like product" aimed at "younger customers and those without bank accounts". More »
Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi could make its debut in the U.S. as soon as this year, according to its CEO. Lei Jun, the serial entrepreneur who leads the phone maker, told The Wall Street Journal that the company — which is being linked with an IPO this year — plans to finally begin selling phones Stateside within the next twelve months. “We’ve always been… Read More
Wall Street Journal op-ed: The TurboTax Defense, by James Freeman: A New York Times correction blames the popular software, but a liberal academic still isn’t satisfied. The search continues for Americans who will not benefit from the Trump tax cuts on individual and corporate income. The New York Times has...
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The Wall Street Journal reports that this could be one of the weakest spring homebuying seasons in a while. But this paragraph caught my eye: The next few months are a critical test of the housing market, as buyers look to get into contract on a home before summer vacations and the new school year. […]