Return on Investment

Stop the Madness: 5 Reasons Architects Should Not Work Overtime

STEVE RAMOS IS PASSIONATE ABOUT DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURE. HE IS THE FOUNDER OF THE BUILDINGS ARE COOL BLOG, AN ARCHITECT FOR LS3P IN CHARLESTON, S.C., AND IS WORKING ON HIS FIRST BOOK, <i>BREAKING THE BOX: EXPLODE OUT OF ARCHITECTURE SCHOOL TO A SUCCESSFUL CAREER AS AN ARCHITECT.</i><p>This article presents …

United Airlines Vs. American Airlines - Same Fundamentals, Different Risk/Reward Profiles

For the most part, United Airlines and American Airlines are similar business models with similar fundamentals.<p>Despite its lower ROE, I believe …

Airlines

Secom breaks ranks to highlight reform failures of Japan Inc

Corporate stewardship code waiting on the support of big business<p>Last Friday a link to a one-page chart appeared on an obscure corner of the …

Corporate Governance

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals: Post-Earnings Analysis

REGN has a earnings surprise history over the trailing five quarters and solid consensus estimates.<p>Analysts are expecting company to post EPS of …

Stocks

3 Ways to Create Meaningful Relationships Using Social Media

Not all engagement is created equal. Sure, some engagement is better than none, but thankfully, we’ve moved past the days when impressions were the …

Business

‘MCAP TOKEN’ yields 470% return on Investment in Ripple

We predicted that investing in mining and ICOs is the new goldmine and the recent positive trend of rising prices has proved the same. The dedicated …

Bitcoin

5 Steps to Implementing Precision Ag on Your Farm Today

An informal review of over 150 Agri-Trend’s farm clients covering 500,000 acres of VR over the past 7 years revealed an average net return of $35 per …

Agriculture

From Private to Hybrid: Kansas Pivots on Cloud

Kansas is embarking upon a new cloud strategy. As we reported last year as part of the 2016 Digital States Survey analysis, the state had previously …

Government Technology

Why Smart Crooks are Snapping Up Ransomware

Cybercrime is market-driven, with criminals gravitating toward models that maximize their return on investment. Criminals will divest and lessen …

Cybersecurity

FactCheck: do Australian banks have double the return on equity of banks in other developed economies?

The banks in Australia have a return on equity which is about twice, if not more than that, what you see particularly in other parts of the advanced …

Investing

With Scammers Capitalizing On Altcoins Surge, How to Spot New Ponzi Schemes?

The activities of scammers within the cryptocurrency industry is on the increase. It is suggested that the increased popularity of Bitcoin and other …

Cryptocurrency

How To Engage With Subscribers Past Initial Sign-Ups

More subscribers are signing up for email marketing, according to a report released Tuesday by Yes Lifecycle Marketing -- but marketers are failing …

Digital Marketing

Mirrored glass prefab from ÖÖD is an instant AirBnB

One of the most popular posts on TreeHugger ever was one on a mirrored treehouse hotel in Sweden; it totally broke our site. So with some trepidation …

Treehouses

9 Reasons the MMORPG is Dead

The MMORPG genre is dead! Long live…MOBAs? No, that already burst. Survival games? 4v1? Ah, who knows what’s popular anymore. What we do know is that …

Gaming

BHP’s Mackenzie, Elliot Management face off

BHP’s chief executive Andrew Mackenzie had some “words of wisdom” for activist investor Elliott Management on Tuesday, as he addressed a mining-savvy …

BHP Billiton

Political chaos in Washington is a return on investment for Moscow

Russia has yet to collect much of what it hoped for from the Trump administration, including the lifting of U.S. sanctions and recognition of its annexation of Crimea.<p>But the Kremlin has collected a different return on its effort to help elect Trump in last year’s election: chaos in Washington.<p>The …

Russia

The UK’s lesson for Donald Trump on slashing corporate taxes

President Donald Trump wants to slash America’s corporate income tax rate, as part of the most ambitious tax reform package since Ronald Reagan’s in …

Economics

Does sponsorship provide a good return on investment?

As a marketing tool, does sponsorship really deliver tangible benefits? My Business asks Steve Scanlan of Brisbane-based recruitment and HR firm …

Manny Pacquiao

Potential 2020 Candidates Are Already Spending Big On Online Ads. Here's Why.

“It would be foolish for us not to tap into that outlet.”<p>WASHINGTON ― Having won office just seven months ago, Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) won’t face re-election for another 2,000 days or so. But already, she is spending massive amounts of money on digital advertising from her campaign …

Politics

Elders dividend on the horizon after 10 years as profit jumps 56 per cent

The chief executive of 177-year-old agribusiness Elders says a resumption of dividend payments later this year after a decade without one is the …

Stocks

Markets Live: Are the banks oversold?

Global miner <b>BHP Billiton is taking its first steps to preparing to drop "Billiton" from its name</b>, with the launch of a global rebranding which will …

Business (Australia)

How Much Should I Save for Retirement?

Not sure how much to set aside for retirement? Here are the factors that need to go into the equation -- and a calculator that can help you crunch …

Retirement

Medley Slashes Payout, Shares Fall, Dividend Yield Still at 10%

Earlier this week, Business Development Company <b>Medley Capital</b> (MCC) cut its dividend by 27%, reported a loss and shares plunged. The stock ended the …

Finance

When it comes to ROI, teenage hackers are smarter than hospital execs

Hackers are using old tools like Macros and Windows Powershell in new ways to infiltrate hospitals and other organizations.

Health Care Technology

Banks braced for post-Brexit restructuring costs

North American, Swiss and Asian groups are likely to be hardest hit<p>Banks are bracing themselves for hundreds of millions in extra restructuring, …

Brexit

The Digital Marketing Channels Small Businesses Use Most

Websites and social media are the digital marketing channels that small businesses use most, according to recent research from Drip. Read the full …

Digital Marketing

7 Website Conversion Strategies For 2017

Any article that you’ve read about digital marketing will tell you that you need to be consistently creating content. They’ll also tell you to drive …

Digital Marketing

Proven ROI in Virtual Reality and 360 Video (Return on Investment in VR)

One of the questions marketers often ask when embarking on their first VR project is <b>‘what return on investment can I expect?’</b>. It’s an understandable …

Virtual Reality

Should You Buy Macy's Stock Today?

<i>By</i> <i>Rob Otman</i><p>Macy's (NYSE:M) is a mid-cap company that operates within the multiline retail industry. Its market cap is $9 billion today, and the total …

Stocks

Polaris: A Once In A Lifetime Discount

Current valuation of PII provides an excellent opportunity for long term investors.<p>PII continues to lead the North American power sports market, and …

Stocks