Tag Archives: Investing

Amazon takes a bite out of Costco & Home Depot shares, time to buy?

Both Costco and Home Depot have been regarded by money managers as “Amazon proof” until recently. Historically, these two retailing stocks have traded at very high valuations compared to other retailers. Last month, news that Amazon was buying Whole Foods sent grocery stocks reeling. Costco, along with Kroger, Supervalu, Target and Walmart all tumbled in […]


What Lions Rugby can tell you about your Company and Management

Management/Leadership is something that a lot of companies seem to take the “set it and forget it” approach with. But times are always changing. Your business is changing, your clients are changing, and the way you communicate with one another is changing too. With that in mind, it only makes sense that your managers should […]


U2’s Bono Just Invested in a Food-Tech Startup

U2 frontman Bono and lead guitarist The Edge performed together for years until they became world-renowned rock stars. The musicians are now collaborating again, this time as food-tech investors. The duo has invested an undisclosed amount in two-year-old Irish startup Nuritas, the company announced on Tuesday. Nuritas uses artificial intelligence and DNA analysis to discover…


Bezos Sells Record $757 Million of Amazon Shares

Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos sold one million shares of his holdings in the company raising $757 million last week, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. That is a record sale amount for Bezos, exceeding the $671 million worth of shares he sold in May. Like the May sale, Bezos…


5 Lessons After Attending A 4-Hr Seminar On Trading & Investment For The First Time

(Source: dollarsandsense.sg) This article was first published by Vulcan Post. When it comes to words like investments, stocks and trading, I tend to tune out and shut down. I never considered myself anywhere within an income bracket where I had enough money to buy stocks or have anything to do with that. Throw in words like […]


Apple Shares Jump 7%, But Long Term Questions Remain

With iPhone sales steadying in mid-2016, Apple proved on Tuesday that it’s not about to fall off a cliff. But questions persist about whether new iPhone models in the fall can get growth back on track. CEO Tim Cook said Apple’s just-completed fiscal third quarter offered several encouraging signs, despite a 15% drop in the…


5 Rules for Building a Great Relationship With an Angel Investor

The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute answers to timely questions about entrepreneurship and careers. Today’s answer to the question “What’s the best way for young startup owners to develop relationships with angel investors?” is written by Rohan Ayyar, project manager at…


Here’s Why Apple’s Shares Are Rebounding

After months of declines in Apple‘s stock, sentiment appears to be mending as investors focus on steady earnings expectations and bet that the expected launch of a new iPhone will add badly-needed fuel to sputtering sales. Battered by nearly a year of off-and-on declines from record highs because of fears of a slowdown in iPhone…


Here’s the Biggest Thing Apple Investors Should Worry About

Just looking at the numbers Apple unveiled earlier this week you’d never imagine that a multitude of skeptics are calling the iPhone maker a colossus in decline. For its first fiscal quarter of 2016 (ended December 28), Apple aapl earned $18.4 billion, extending perhaps the greatest winning streak in corporate history. Over its past four…