General Electric

What the sad decline of GE tells us about America's cultish CEO worship

GE's problems are the fault of Jeff Immelt, but also of Jack Welch: Our view<p>The fall of General Electric has been nothing short of spectacular. The world’s most valuable company in 2000, it has been in a state of accelerating decline ever since. It has sold off key units. Just last month it …

Market Capitalization

Boeing weighs first new airliner since Dreamliner

LONDON—Boeing Co. Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg said the aerospace giant will decide next year whether to pursue a new multibillion-dollar …

Aviation

Has The Lean Startup Finally Jumped the Shark?

No innovation strategy fits every problem<p>In 1997 Clayton Christensen published <i>The Innovator's Dilemma</i> and it sparked a revolution. It seemed that for years all anyone could talk about was disruptive innovation. That was until Henry Chesbrough published <i>Open Innovation</i> in 2003 and that got hot. Then …

Money

Boeing, Airbus Strain to Deliver the New Jets They Have Promised

Some airlines have been left waiting for months for new planes because of engine shortage, production delays at fuselage maker<p>By<p>Robert Wall and<p>Robert Wall<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@R_Wall<p>robert.wall@wsj.com<p>Doug Cameron<p>Doug Cameron<p>The Wall Street …

Aviation

Nigeria:Nigeria Will Never Have Electricity Sufficiency Using Main Grid - Nebo

[This Day] He was Nigeria's Minister of Power for two years where the enormity of the power challenge stared him in the face. He is convinced that …

Renewable Energy

Trump, Putin and bank earnings highlight the week ahead

The week kicks off with the long-awaited summit between President Trump and Russian President Putin in Helsinki.<p>The latest indictments of Russian intelligence officers in Robert Mueller’s probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election will put extra tension on this meeting between the two most …

Markets

Most lawyers are introverted, and that's not necessarily a bad thing

• Home<br>• In-Depth Reporting<br>• Most lawyers are introverted, and that's…<p>Cover Story<p>Airina Rodrigues. Photograph by Arnie Adler.<p>As a child, Airina Rodrigues …

Behavioral Sciences

Post-Mugabe Zimbabwe set to frustrate eager investors

A European investor’s phone rings in a Harare restaurant and it’s good news: an $80 million construction deal has been agreed with the Zimbabwean …

South Africa

‘Stealth’ companies grab the spotlight in Asia300 ranking | Financial Times

They may not be household names, but the companies topping this year’s Asia300 ranking show that you don’t need to be famous to be …

Tata Consultancy Services

As General Electric Co (GE) Valuation Declined, Dumont & Blake Investment Advisors Has Cut Its Stake; Trinity Street Asset Management Llp Has Trimmed Its Fedex (FDX) Stake by $2.76 Million; Stock Price Declined

<b>July 15, 2018 - By Catherine Diaz</b><p>Trinity Street Asset Management Llp decreased its stake in Fedex Corp (FDX) by 5.7% based on its latest 2018Q1 …

Cannabis Industry

Coming to Healthcare: What Upended Toys ’R’ Us & Blockbuster

By next week, a single Blockbuster location calls the United States home. A few weeks ago, every Toys “R” Us location in the country shuttered. …

Health Care

Bank stocks, interest rate hike and Hydro One: What you need to know in investing this week

<i>Looking for investing ideas? Here’s your weekly digest of the Globe’s latest insights and analysis from the pros, stock tips, portfolio strategies plus what investors need to know for the week ahe</i>ad.<p>Why Canadian bank investors should shudder with each rate increase<p>The Bank of Canada announcement on …

Investing

Twitter is the latest battlefield between the US and Iran

The Trump administration has turned to social media to target the Iranian government’s central mainstays: its funding and support of Islamist terror, along with its wholesale subjugation of its people.<p>Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has used social media to robustly condemn Iran on numerous fronts. …

Opinion

Top Fund Manager Favors AMD Over Intel

Technology is the top performing sector so far this year; same as last year. One of my managers, Tony Mitchell, runs an Internet Fund that has done better than the top performing U.S. equity mutual fund manager over the last 10 years according to Morningstar. Recently AMD became one of his top 5 …

Investing

New CEO destroyed GE he inherited

Jack Welch developed a healthy company. His only mistake was choosing the weakest of possible successors: Opposing view<p>When Jack Welch turned the keys of the General Electric Co. over to Jeff Immelt in 2001, GE was a well-run and greatly admired profit machine, stocked with exceptional management …

Leadership

Engine Maker to Boeing-Airbus: Not So Fast on 737, 320 Rate Jump

The largest manufacturer of jet engines has a message for Airbus SE and Boeing Co. executives who’re mulling a boost in production of their …

Aviation

The new GE still faces many old problems

<b>1. Power problems:</b> General Electric has embarked on a sweeping makeover aimed at returning the iconic company to greatness.<p>Wall Street loved GE's decision to break itself apart by getting rid of its health care, oil and gas and locomotive businesses. The beaten-down stock enjoyed its best day in …

Business

1970-1974: A Brutal Period for Drag Racing

October 16, 1971, was a chilly day in Lewisville, Texas. It rained that morning at Dallas International Motor Speedway, but the pavement had dried …

Drag Racing

Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation awards $1M to support Buffalo-area trails and parks - Buffalo - Buffalo Business First

By Tracey Drury <br>– Reporter, Buffalo Business First<p>Jul 13, 2018, 1:04pm EDT<b><br>Updated</b> Jul 13, 2018, 2:42pm EDT<p>With a goal of expanding access and …

Buffalo

​FARNBOROUGH: Boeing shows off Biman Bangladesh 787

The first of four Boeing 787s for Biman Bangladesh Airlines will be taking part in the flying display at the Farnborough air show next week.

Hampshire

Washington rural telecom companies go beyond usual services

Netflix out in Endicott? Need a grave dug or a hunting license? Pioneer Telephone Company has you covered. Tiny telecom companies provide rural towns …

News (U.S.)

Banks Report Earnings, and Google Faces Antitrust Fines

BANKING<p><b>Strong earnings expected from banks this week.</b><p>Will big banks keep clocking big profits? JPMorgan, Citigroup and Wells Fargo kicked off earnings season for the largest United States banks on Friday, revealing another quarter of strong growth despite a relatively small increase in lending. …

Business

Get ready for the Farnborough Airshow

The most important aviation trade show of the year will kick off tomorrow, attracting about 100,000 trade visitors from 100 countries.<p>Alternating …

Air Shows

Global Trade Spat Unnerves Plane Makers

LONDON—Aerospace executives at plane makers Boeing Co. and Airbus SE, along with their suppliers, said they are worried new trade barriers could drive up plane manufacturing costs and lead airlines to put off purchases.<p>“Aerospace thrives on global trade—free and open trade,” Boeing Chief Executive …

Business

FARNBOROUGH: UK continues to punch above its weight in global aerospace

When the first Farnborough air show took place in 1948, the UK was a very different place. Germany's defeat had left Britons buoyant but resigned to …

Aviation

FARNBOROUGH: Challenges remain for Canada's aerospace sector

Was Airbus taking majority ownership of the CSeries on 1 July good or bad for Canada s aerospace sector? It depends if your pint glass is half full. …

Aviation

Stocks To Watch: Prime Time In Retail

Welcome to Seeking Alpha's Stocks to Watch - a preview of key events scheduled for the next week. Follow this account and turn the e-mail alert on to …

Investing

GE's nightmare could continue when it reports earnings next week

General Electric earnings on tap. Is more pain ahead for GE? With CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders, Mike Khouw, Carter Worth and Guy …

Trading

Resource for Designers: Here's How to Get Instant Quotes for On-Demand Manufacturing

With the merger of Xometry and MakeTime, making things in America is about to get a lot easier<p>"The ease of being able to upload a part," says Josh …

Manufacturing

Who Was J.P. Morgan? The Man Behind the Powerhouse Bank

Both on and off Wall Street, it seems as though JPMorgan Chase (JPM) is always in the news. Whether it be making an $8.3 billion profit, or its …

Panama Canal