Written by Gary
The tech heavy Nasdaq index rose to new historical highs today ahead of of a big week of technology earnings reports. The SP 500 and the DOW suffered ...
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Written by Sig Silber
Both the NOAA and JAMSTEC forecasts are signaling ENSO Neutral this winter but JAMSTEC shows near-El Nino conditions for January 2018 while NOAA shows near-La Nina Conditions for the same month. The sum of the difference is 1C in the ENSO Index for January 2018 which is a significant difference. Thus the North American forecasts for the Second Period namely DJF i.e. the winter of 2017/2018 are very different in the two forecasts. And the forecasts for the third period, Spring, are also very different. JAMSTEC projects a very cold winter for Europe.
24Jul2017 Market Update: Wall Street Opened Lower And Is Trading Mostly Sideways, Nasdaq Hit New Highs, Crude Prices Climbing Ahead Of OPEC Meeting, Gold Off Session Highs
Written by Michael Bret Hood
An Investigator's Guide To Ethics, Part 4
Much of our culture is driven by competition. Just as people pursue individual successes, organizations also aspire to achieve. When certain groups tend to compete against each other on a frequent basis, rivalries are born. After a rivalry is established or perceived, both people and organizations act and react differently. Competition, especially when battling with someone considered to be a rival, can easily change how you and others in your organization manage issues and problems. Such changes are often undetected by your mind and can result in you as well as your colleagues abandoning some of your most cherished ethical ideals without even realizing it.
We Worked Out What It Would Take To Wipe Out All Life On A Planet - And It's Good News For Alien Hun
Written by Gary
US index Nasdaq hit a new historical high while the SP 500 and the DOW were pulled lower by losses in Johnson and Johnson in early afternoon trading (SPY -0.1%).
24Jul2017 Pre-Market Commentary: Wall Street Set For A Lower Opening, OPEC Meeting Is Slated To Be A
21Jul2017 Market Close: Wall Street Claws Its Way Back Up After Very Negative Start, DOW Down32 Poin
Written by Steven Hansen
The headline existing home sales growth slowed with the authors saying "Closings were down in most of the country last month because interested buyers are being tripped up by supply that remains stuck at a meager level and price growth that's straining their budget". Our analysis of the unadjusted data agrees.