I'm at "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" the other day, cradling a drink the size of Marlon Brando, 40 corpulent ounces of sugar water priced higher than Texas crude. If this thing capsizes, I may well
There are five advantages for Apple to do a five-to-one stock split: The Math: the stock doesn’t become cheaper, it just becomes affordable. Expectations for Apple stock price are now around $1,000 per
From Twitter lacking a single female on its board to sexist prank apps at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in San Francisco, the past few weeks have seen increased debate about the discrimination faced
What would happen if Congress doesn't raise the debt ceiling and the U.S. defaults on its debt later this month? The broad economic implications are unpredictable, but a default could cause huge trouble
With the debt ceiling threshold 10 days away, the big question on everyone's mind is: what will happen if the government defaults? The story usually goes like this: 1. Congress does not raise the debt
ISM's monthly gauge of the American services sector came in well below expectations, and stocks have been falling while bonds have been rising since the 10 AM release. The S&P 500 is now down 1.4%, trading
When Annabelle Diamantino, co-founder and CEO of Video Recruit, was considering where to locate her company, a top priority was finding a city in which the cost of doing business and living was affordable.
IT businesses with roots in India are moving closer to their US customers by way of Mexico. Mexico shares time zones and language with the US, and another significant draw for Indian companies: culture.
Based on a July poll of 120 leading companies and NGOs, as well as roundtable discussions with senior practitioners from both sectors, the recent C&E Advisory Corporate-NGO Partnerships Barometer report
The company is using a "secret" IPO process, meaning it has less than $1 billion in annual revenue Twitter announced today — on Twitter, of course — that it has filed with the SEC to go public. The move
In 2010, Eike Batista announced that he would soon become the world’s richest man, and it didn’t seem particularly hyberbolic. Brazil’s economy was thriving, and investors around the world were lining
Nasdaq OMX Group Inc. issued a deeper explanation for the technical problems that halted trading for three hours last week. As Reuters and Bloomberg explain it, Nasdaq's systems were overwhelmed when the