Monday, May 21, 2018

Unibail Rodamco And Westfield – Markets Don’t Really Work Quite Like...

It's entirely true that there's money to be made even in a declining market. Being better at making a return on capital than the...

The Observer On Sir Philip Green And BHS- How Does This...

It is necessary to ponder a moment to grasp the full idiocy of this view being promulgated by The Observer. One must taste the...

Apple’s $1.8 Billion Tax Backpayment To Ireland Is Not A Fine

It has to be said that there's a certain amusement that Apple is now paying some parts of that tax bill to Ireland. The...

Elon Musk Is So Traditional – Tesla’s Restructuring

There, right there on page 1, of Management for Dummies is the stricture that when deep in the doo doo announce a restructuring. Thus...

10% Of High Street Shops Are Empty – 10% Of Sales...

This is one of those things we're supposed to be celebrating - but then there's no one a conservative as a lefty in the...

Wringing Money Out Of The Newspaper Carcass

Jack Shafer writes in the center-left Politico about “vulture capitalist” Randall Smith of Digital First Media, the owner of the Denver Post and several...

Walmart’s Scan And Go Fails – That’s Why Walmart Succeeds

It's odd to insist that something failing is evidence of someone being successful. But that is how I will read this from Walmart: Walmart has...

As Paul Krugman Says, Trump’s Nafta Demand For Higher Mexican Auto...

Now it's entirely true that we don't have to take as gospel everything that Paul Krugman says in his New York Times column. He...

Michael Cohen’s $600,000 From AT&T – That’s The Swamp’s Tax Upon...

Michael Cohen, Trump's personal lawyer, was signed up to a $600,000 consulting contract with AT&T. Well, yes, how do you think The Swamp feeds...

Business And The Rule Of Law- Yup, It’s Important In Iran...

From our Special Correspondent in the oil industry: From the BBC: France has condemned as "unacceptable" a US move to re-impose sanctions on companies trading with...