Monthly Archives: April 2018

Take Our Rorschach Test

Watch Brazilian surfer Rodrigo Koxa ride an 80-foot wave in Portugal last November. Koxa was recently recognized for the feat at the Big Wave Awards in Santa Monica, California. Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: Please view the … Continue reading

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David Tepper Dishes On Markets…

David Tepper, MBA ’82, [spoke] at the Cohon University Center on April 26 for a university-wide event. The Tepper School of Business welcome[d] David Tepper, founder and president of Appaloosa Management, L.P. Tepper [who] join[ed] students for a Q&A session, … Continue reading

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“Deja Vu All Over Again” In Korea

That was then (2005), North Korea vows to abandon nuclear weapons project · Cautious welcome by Bush for road map deal · Aid and US promise not to invade seals agreement  North Korea has agreed in principle to end its nuclear weapons … Continue reading

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Week In Review – April 27

Markets were able to hold up on the back of blow out earnings from Amazon and other tech companies, finishing flattish for the week.  The S&P500 made a lower high and a  lower low compared to last week. The S&P500 … Continue reading

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Sector ETF Performance – April 27

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Global Risk Monitor – April 27

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Trump Says Unified Korea Could Happen

Do you think President Trump has consulted with President Xi about a unified Korea? It is highly doubtful China will allow a unified Korea, one under Western influence. Different Scenarios Our best case scenario is the South and North move … Continue reading

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Draghi’s Monetary Policy Statement

Apr.26 — European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks at a news conference in Frankfurt about the economy, monetary policy and inflation after the ECB maintained its pledge to move slowly in removing euro-area stimulus. (This is his opening statement.)  … Continue reading

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Buster’s Date Night At The Movies…

You have to be a San Francisco Giants fan to really appreciate this commercial. Too funny. Giants manager, Bruce Bochy, is known for having one of the largest cap sizes in Major League Baseball. With Houston, his nickname was “Headly,” due to his … Continue reading

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