Buffett’s Letter to Shareholders (a Week Early)
Warren Buffett’s annual letter to shareholders will hit in a few days. For the first time ever, Buffett will address the performance of Precision Castparts Corp. This is a really big deal.
How to Play Trump’s Tax Policy in One Move
If President Trump is successful in reducing the corporate tax rate to 15% or 20%, hundreds of millions of dollars will flow into the restaurant industry. Here’s why Dinequity Inc. (DIN) is poised to benefit the most.
Two Simple Ways to Decipher Earnings Announcements
Earnings season is now officially in high gear. It started in earnest last week and continues this week, with over 250 companies set to report. So what earnings stats should we focus on to help determine future stock prices?
Where Would We Be Without Bacteria?
Recent research has shed a lot of new light on the role of bacteria in human life, in the very beginning and at the cutting edge of modern bioengineering.
Cybersecurity: The Alarming Truth About This Cyberweapon
Today, Donald Trump inherits control over the country’s burgeoning cyberweapon arsenal that pierced Iran’s nuclear centrifuges. But the cyber threats to our own freedom and security are just as grave — and we’ll have to “imagine big” in order to protect ourselves.
Are We Headed for Another Ice Age?
A huge crack threatens to leave a chunk of ice the size of Delaware floating off from Antarctica. It’s a fascinating development. But it’s not necessarily a “climate change” phenomenon.
Is Stephen Hawking Full of Sh*t?
Stephen Hawking may know more about cosmology, general relativity, and quantum gravity than anyone on Earth — but his reductionist theory on obesity is full of potholes.