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  • No Sequel to 'Massacre at the Shopping Mall'
    on December 14, 2017 at 6:26 pm

    Amazon didn’t stop retailers’ Christmas from coming. Somehow or other, it came just the same. […]

  • Fox Gives Disney Muscle for Next Net Fight
    on December 14, 2017 at 6:18 pm

    Getting bigger as Disney is doing gives it improved leverage to negotiate favorable distribution terms with cable and wireless companies, which stand to gain by the rollback of net neutrality. […]

  • How to Tell If Disney Is Getting Fox for a Good Price
    on December 14, 2017 at 5:19 pm

    Rupert Murdoch is selling out to Disney and getting a fairy-tale ending. Disney shareholders shouldn’t be too worried about overpaying though. […]

  • Stop Worrying About the Flattening Yield Curve
    on December 14, 2017 at 3:55 pm

    Economists are generally hopeless at forecasting recessions. By contrast, the U.S. yield curve has a formidable record, so the narrowing gap between two- and 10-year yields grabs attention. It isn’t the only number that matters, though. […]

  • Disney's Fox Deal Is Bet on the World
    on December 14, 2017 at 1:09 pm

    Despite a global brand and some glitzy theme parks in Europe and Asia, Disney remains a quintessentially American company. After its deal with 21st Century Fox, Disney will be much more a citizen of the world. […]

  • Steinhoff's Sleepy Board Needs Clearing Out
    on December 14, 2017 at 10:50 am

    More heads need to roll if Steinhoff International is to regain credibility after its accounting scandal. The situation can’t be resolved by the regime that failed to spot it. […]

  • China Still Fears the Fed
    on December 14, 2017 at 8:23 am

    Markets had largely stopped worrying about capital outflows from China. The People’s Bank of China’s rate increase shows that may be a mistake. […]

  • Why Apple Is Chipping In on Finisar
    on December 14, 2017 at 6:01 am

    Apple is awarding $390 million to Finisar, which makes the key components in the types of 3-D sensing arrays that Apple uses in its iPhone X to scan the user’s face. […]

  • The Fed Gets It Right, for Now
    on December 14, 2017 at 3:27 am

    The biggest shock about the Federal Reserve this year is it got its prediction of interest-rate increases right. The danger for investors in 2018 is the Fed will get it wrong and rates will end up higher than expected. […]

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