European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi stopped short of simply saying “trust me” at his Thursday, following the meeting of the governing council of the ECB. But he did try to defuse some of the economic tensions in Europe by expressing his personal confidence that reasonable...
Investing in marijuana stocks has been one of the most popular trades over the past three years. Some pot producers have delivered astonishing returns on speculations that the companies that produce the commodity will hit the jackpot once Canada legalizes cannabis for recreational use. That's set to happen next...
Even with the best intentions and emerging tools, the current investment framework makes it difficult to match investment portfolios to values. Tufts University students rally calls for the administration to divest its fossil fuels holdings. Courtesy Boston Globe In recent years, digital technology has given the public more access to...
Recently I was having a conversation with a private banker who manages wealth portfolios, and she lamented the difficulty of getting her HNW clients interested in Impact Investing. She was recounting to me the challenges she was having in getting her HNW clients interested in Impact Investing. Having...
US President Donald Trump’s actions with China at the G20 may have just strengthened Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s resolve on what to do at this week’s OPEC meeting: “Kick the can down the road”, as analysts say, on production cuts. MbS, as the Crown Prince is...
When it comes to his shows, Jack Johnson is something of a diva. Before agreeing to play somewhere, his team hands the venue a detailed rider ― a list of demands that need to be met for him to play the show. But while more infamous riders from well-known artists...
markets will be on heightened alert to any hint of rising or falling supply in this week’s countdown to Iranian sanctions, while could continue rising on speculation about the US mid-term elections and President Donald Trump’s clashes with the Federal Reserve. But the overarching factor for...
US futures rebound; STOXX Europe 600, Hang Seng tick higher on HSBC earnings beats boosts Oil, yen and gold fall on dollar strength Yields enter downtrend on investors' flight to safety Key Events Europe shares opened higher and US futures rebounded this morning, shaking off the negative sentiment permeating Asian markets as...
* Reports Q4 2018 earnings Tuesday, Feb. 26 before the bell* Consensus EPS: $2.53* Revenue Expectation: $8.44B Investors are finding it hard to bet on the turnaround of Macy’s Inc (NYSE:) in 2019, especially after the retail giant shocked the markets by expectations last month, citing weakening sales...
Peter Fusaro, of Global Change Associates, was ahead of his time 13 years ago, when he first launched the Wall Street Green Summit and he still is. Instead of a summit for traders looking for "green companies," the intimate Columbia Club hosted leaders from big government and multinationals,...