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Outside the Box: Active managers see value in these 3 company practices but indexers hate them. Who’s right?

Savvy investors see value in combining CEO and chairman role; staggered director terms and dual share classes, writes Lawrence A. Cunningham......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 21st, 2020

Why Would Indexers Become Anti-Competitive Monopolists?

  I have previously discussed all of the ways active managers have been slagging low cost indexers, but here is my quick reminder for you: “Active-investing advocates warn us that low-cost indexing is “worse than Marxism,” is “devourin.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureMay 14th, 2019

Google’s star AI ethics researcher, one of a few Black women in the field, says she was fired for a critical email

Timnit Gebru, a star researcher who has criticized the company’s lack of diversity, emailed co-workers that she felt “constantly dehumanized." Her managers, she said, abruptly fired her shortly after......»»

Category: topSource: washpostDec 3rd, 2020

Sequential Brands stock soars after potential sale of company being considered

Shares of Sequential Brands Group Inc. soared 18.5% in premarket trading Wednesday, as the active and lifestyle brands company said it would explore a potential sale of the company. Sequential Brands, which brands include Je.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytDec 2nd, 2020

BlackBerry"s stock soars after development agreement with Amazon"s AWS

Shares of BlackBerry Ltd. soared 34.6% in active premarket trading Tuesday, after the security software services company and Amazon.com Inc.'s Amazon Web Services Inc. cloud business announced a "multi-year, gl.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytDec 1st, 2020

Fund Managers Hate Working From Home as Much as the Rest of Us

Nothing beats the osmosis that comes from working in an office......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 23rd, 2020

Why Teladoc"s Stock Is Trading Higher Today

Teladoc (NYSE: TDOC) shares are trading higher on Friday after General Catalyst Group Management Holdings disclosed a 5.6% active stake In the company. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 20th, 2020

Why HighPoint Resources Stock Is Trading Higher Today

HighPoint Resources (NYSE: HPR) shares are trading higher on Thursday after the company disclosed that Bonanza Creek Energy had a 46.5% active stake in the company. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 19th, 2020

Outside the Box: Indexers blast these 3 corporate decisions but they actually can boost a company’s — and shareholders’ — results

Savvy investors see value in combining CEO and chairman role; staggered director terms and dual share classes, writes Lawrence A. Cunningham......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 19th, 2020

Why it’s easy to hate Facebook but hard to leave

Leaving the social network has been a rallying cry for years, but the company's Groups feature make it difficult for many people to say goodbye......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 19th, 2020

GruntStyle to donate over $100,000 to veteran, military support organizations

San Antonio-based retail company Grunt Style will donate more than $100,000 to 10 charities and nonprofit organizations that support veterans, active military, and their families f The patriotic-themed clothing company will donate funds from Nov. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2020

No Lift For Lyft As Company Misses On Active Riders, Cash Inferno Continues

No Lift For Lyft As Company Misses On Active Riders, Cash Inferno Continues Tyler Durden Tue, 11/10.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 10th, 2020

Encision Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2021 Results

BOULDER, Colo., Nov. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Encision Inc. (PK: ECIA), a medical device company owning patented Active Electrode Monitoring (AEM®) Technology that prevents dangerous stray elec.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaNov 5th, 2020

Dunkin’ looking to hire 1,000 employees across Northeast Ohio

Positions open at the company's franchises include managers, assistant mangers, store openers and crew members......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2020

Dockwa parent company pulls in $14.2M to bring the outdoors online

The Wanderlust Group's Series B round will be used, in part, to launch a new platform aimed at RV park managers......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2020

Twitter plunges 17% after posting a major slump in daily active users in the third-quarter

While the company delivered better-than-expected revenue for the quarter, it fell fall short on user growth. John Nacion/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Twitter's third-quarter earnings sent its stock price as much as 17% lower in e.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytOct 30th, 2020

Nation"s most active SBA lender coming to Philadelphia, led by a familiar face

When Covid-19 limitations on in-office working arrangements dissipate, it plans to open an office focused on SBA lending, auto finance and lending to specialty medical practices......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 28th, 2020

Startup"s digital brainstorming tool thrives with remote work

Between February and April, signups for Cardsmith's collaboration tool tripled. The number of active users also tripled. So did the number of paying users. While the growth leveled as fall rolled around, the momentum led the company to restart fund.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 27th, 2020

Affiliated Managers Group: Q3 Earnings Insights

Shares of Affiliated Managers Group (NYSE:AMG) rose 0.5% in pre-market trading after the company reported Q3 results. Quarterly Results Earnings per share were up 3.48% year over year to $3.27, which beat the estimate of $2.84. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 26th, 2020

Why J.Jill"s Stock Is Trading Higher Today

J.Jill (NYSE: JILL) shares are trading higher on Tuesday after TowerBrook disclosed a 70.4% active stake in the company. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 13th, 2020

Lennar plans new homes in booming Apopka

The company is Central Florida's most active homebuilder......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 13th, 2020