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After Jared & Ivanka said their Secret Service details couldn’t use any of their house’s 6 bathrooms, the agents tr… days 2 hours ago
One of the biggest charitable gifts ever somehow got a little smaller... Kodak director George Karfunkel cuts the s… days 33 min ago
Reported, anyway: days 2 hours ago
A Black officer faced down a mostly White mob at the Capitol. Meet Eugene Goodman. days 3 hours ago
RT : ⬇️ This seems big for Trump Org days 17 hours ago
“There is no other way I can engage Congress other than walking in unannounced and taking the floor.” One Trump Fan… days 18 hours ago
JPMorgan is hating all PAC donations for six months, while Blue Cross and Marriott are pausing funding to Republica… days 22 hours ago
Apple has threatened to ban Parler, a free-speech focused social-media network favored by conservatives, for failin… week 21 hours ago
RT : "The world needs a wash and a week's rest." ― W.H. Auden — 1 week 23 hours ago
Very smart column (as usual): Markets reflect a country's economic, not democratic, health. Investors want… week 1 day ago
I want the meeting he’s having — 1 week 1 day ago
RT : So, uh, obviously there's other more important stuff going on right now, but... New from me: The Democrats' win i… week 2 days ago
Good (short) thread. week 2 days ago
That's pretty remarkable. week 2 days ago
Special programs and extra financial assistance have assisted workers who lost jobs during the pandemic and related… weeks 7 hours ago
RT : Spending sagged in November, as Americans’ income continued a decline that has followed a surge from early governme… weeks 3 days ago
Corporations say they are using their financial might to fix inequities; tracking those efforts can be tough weeks 4 days ago
Congress is likely to prevent alcohol taxes from rising Jan. 1 while offering a business-meals deduction that Presi… weeks 5 days ago
Some Cities Are Paying You $10,000 To Relocate - weeks 6 days ago
Dear subscription services, apps, magazines, etc.: Bombarding me with endless emails is counterproductive. Eventual… weeks 6 days ago
Welcome back to the office — stick this up your nose... Goldman Sachs, Netflix ramp up Covid-19 testing for workers weeks 6 days ago
Unexpected consequences: NYC traffic deaths rise during Covid-19 pandemic weeks 7 hours ago
For many, 2020 was a terrible year. For big business, it was a surprisingly good one. via 4 weeks 1 day ago
Remarkable story: “We didn’t keep our eye on the North Star.” Coke is revamping initiatives to improve hiring and p… month 1 day ago
RT : Think those companies are moving from CA to TX because of lower taxes? Perhaps, but only if they care about individ… month 1 day ago
Oracle, HPE and other California companies moving to Texas won’t see their tax bills change much. But their employe… month 1 day ago
Shoppers have a new mantra this year during the Covid-19 pandemic: Treat yourself. month 1 day ago
The U.S. economy was buffeted by three major shocks in 2020—but now it’s primed for innovation and new expansion month 6 days ago
Fascinating: 17 other states have joined a lawsuit by Texas asking the Supreme Court to block Georgia, Michigan, Pe… month 1 week ago
The Securities and Exchange Commission says GE failed to disclose problems in its power and insurance units month 1 week ago
RT : month 1 week ago
Web Scraping Is Not a Crime | Revue month 1 week ago
How Jenna Ellis rose from traffic court to Trump’s legal team month 1 week ago
UPS recently imposed shipping restrictions on Gap, Nike and some other large retailers, a sign that online shopping… month 2 weeks ago
Worth noting: Exchanges are industry self-regulatory bodies... Nasdaq filed a proposal with the SEC that would requ… month 2 weeks ago
Americans visited malls this weekend saying they wanted to do Christmas shopping before potential lockdown restrict… month 3 weeks ago
Trump planned to meet Friday with two Michigan lawmakers as his continuing effort to challenge Biden’s election vic… month 3 weeks ago
Vornado didn’t get the $5 billion it was seeking for the properties because of a weak office market and worries abo… month 3 weeks ago
A covid-fighting tool is buried in your phone. Turn it on. month 4 weeks ago
When Jack Ma criticized Chinese regulators in an Oct. 24 speech, he so angered President Xi Jinping that it doomed… months 4 days ago
Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Cases Above 100,000 for Seventh Day in a Row - months 6 days ago
President Trump would need sweeping legal victories for any chance at contesting Joe Biden’s election victory. That… months 1 week ago
This may be the big lesson. But we’ll see if the dynamic lasts once President Trump himself is no longer in office… months 1 week ago
Truly the end of an era — I remember seeing Toles cartoons as a kid... Tom Toles’s final cartoon months 2 weeks ago
Working from home during the coronavirus pandemic, Americans saved 60 million hours in commute time each workday. T… months 2 weeks ago
Households boosted spending last month as incomes rose, another sign the U.S. economy continued recovering into the… months 2 weeks ago
I once made a soup or stew recipe that called for LOT of bay leaves. It was amazing. — 2 months 2 weeks ago
"Let's just use as much Latin as possible." — 2 months 2 weeks ago
Which CEOs have given Trump and Biden how much? Here are the top donors so far, from this week’s 2020 Election+Busi… months 2 weeks ago
Hey, with that kind of volume, you could almost make a business launching ... th… months 2 weeks ago
Hah. Here in DC, just one ballot measure — something about de-prioritizing the policing of "ethnogenic p… months 2 weeks ago
Companies raised new debt as the pandemic hit, but little went to expand businesses. Good piece from… months 2 weeks ago months 2 weeks ago
And that’s just for the presidential efforts. I know Bloomberg has spent a lot more beyond that, and… months 2 weeks ago
Can the Gap be fixed? The pandemic has spurred its new leader to retreat from malls and take more fashion risks. months 3 weeks ago
Business on Biden: Not So Bad, Given the Alternatives months 3 weeks ago
Americans’ desire to gather at events as well as eased restrictions helps explain the jump in new Covid-19 cases months 3 weeks ago
The real James Bond: Discovery creates a new mystery; 'a totally laid-back person' via 2 months 3 weeks ago
Worth reading: Nationalists in China are attacking anyone seen as criticizing the country. “If America or Europeans… months 3 weeks ago
Congratulations! Wonderful news. — 2 months 3 weeks ago
The federal lawsuit against Google follows an investigation stretching over more than a year and accuses the search… months 4 weeks ago
RT : Important pieces. Plural. months 4 weeks ago
RT : A true statement every day. months 4 weeks ago
In California, some hospitals turned down or held up transfers based on Covid-19 patients being uninsured, on Medic… months 4 weeks ago
Picking the winner for 17 presidential elections is pretty good. With ~3,100 counties and coin-flip odds, I think y… months 4 weeks ago
To Zoom, Microsoft Teams and anyone else whose conference software is used in schools: PLEASE give hosts some way t… months 2 days ago
So true. Hardest job ever — and I only have a class of one, and don’t have to come up with any of the lessons (or d… months 2 days ago
RT : The halt in US Census count could heavily impact California via 3 months 4 days ago
Some good tips here for managing in the pandemic, including: One step to take: Make sure every Zoom call has a purp… months 6 days ago
Didn’t we go through this in 2008-2010? ... As officials gather for the annual meetings of the International Moneta… months 6 days ago
In a vacuum, aren’t pay cuts are deflationary? (Along with so many other pressures on the economy.) This is one to… months 1 week ago
Two federal agencies are moving forward with conflicting plans to commercialize a chunk of wireless spectrum contro… months 1 week ago
This is a must-read, and really nicely presented too. Coronavirus Hit the U.S. Long Before We Knew months 1 week ago
Worth reading: A Corporate Sleuth Claims Squarepoint Capital Took Her Content. The Hedge Fund Is Threatening Action… months 1 week ago
Pandemic hastens shift to asset-light economy, Greg Ip writes in his Capital Account column months 1 week ago
Some U.S. business groups are pushing back against a White House directive to limit racial-sensitivity training. Th… months 1 week ago
Thanks, ! — 3 months 1 week ago
Small towns pushed to revitalize their downtowns after decades of losing ground to malls, big-box stores and online… months 1 week ago
That's OK. Next time she'll say: "Aw, Mom, just Microsoft Bing® it!" — 3 months 1 week ago
RT : Six months into the pandemic-driven unemployment crisis, we've made a lot of progress, but still have a long way to… months 1 week ago
The recovery is complete for some companies, workers & regions — but it has barely begun for others. Welcome to the… months 1 week ago
CEO John Stankey called deals a first step in a “wash-repeat cycle” that AT&T has used effectively for decades to b… months 1 week ago
CEO John Stankey called deals a first step in a “wash-repeat cycle” that AT&T has used effectively for decades to b… months 2 weeks ago
Want a break from 👋🏼 all this 👋🏼? Here's Sting talking about jazz great Kenny Kirkland, courtesy of — ch… months 2 weeks ago
How the Pandemic Is Pressuring the Latino Success Story — smart piece by Neal Templin in Barron's months 2 weeks ago
Turn. Off. The. Camera. And step away from the video call.... ‘Zoom fatigue is real.’ Companies are giving their st… months 2 weeks ago
Business may just find that it misses Notorious RBG. explains, in this excerpt from our weekly 202… months 3 weeks ago
Making bets on the new normal: CEOs shift focus from surviving the pandemic to charting new paths through it months 4 weeks ago
Treasury has opened an investigation into allegations of racial harassment and discrimination at the U.S. Mint afte… months 8 hours ago
Political strife is a reality in boardroom and c-suite too — in the latest 2020 Election+Business newsletter,… months 3 days ago
Another Kodak moment: Watchdog is looking into plans to provide Kodak $765 million for drug production via 4 months 4 days ago
How Biden’s tax plan might affect five American households months 1 week ago
This market rally courtesy of the big wagering on the huge: SoftBank’s Bet on Tech Giants Fueled Powerful Market Ra… months 1 week ago
I do not think that covid rate means what you think it means: The Covid-19 positivity rate is a useful, but flawed,… months 2 weeks ago
Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook will prohibit new political advertisements in the week before the U.S. presidential e… months 2 weeks ago
Interesting: AT&T is taking a fresh look its DirecTV business, according to people familiar with the matter, explor… months 3 weeks ago
RT : New: This is a story about frustration, about watching the West burn when you fully understand why it’s burning — a… months 3 weeks ago
September has long been considered the greatest month. Now it’s just another slice of Marchtober, as remi… months 3 weeks ago
Big box stores, beset by Amazon, turned out to be ready for the pandemic. months 3 weeks ago
This may be one of the more important long-term developments in American society: The share of Americans holding st… months 3 weeks ago
Internal Justice Department Disagreement Arises Over Possible Google Antitrust Suit - WSJ months 1 day ago
“All of the historical benchmarks that we’ve used...none of that has a correlation anymore.” How Home Depot tackled… months 2 days ago
U.S. stocks are hovering near a record high, a stunning comeback since March that underscores the new phase the eco… months 5 days ago
If you read one meteorite story, read this one — it’s beautiful science writing: An unusual meteorite, more valuabl… months 5 days ago
Fascinating study from UChicago: Police pulled over Black drivers more often after local 2016 Trump rallies, but no… months 1 week ago
RT : McDonald’s alleges that CEO Easterbrook approved a stock grant to an employee with whom he was having a sexual rela… months 1 week ago
States should soon be able to distribute the federal jobless payments to help workers laid off during the pandemic,… months 1 week ago
RT : Join us for a lively conversation about whether laughter can ever belong in the same sentence as the Holocaust. months 1 week ago
Your School District’s Reopening Survey - McSweeney’s Internet Tendency months 1 week ago
My latest in the Kodak saga, with & : A $KODK insider’s well-timed gift of $116 million in sto… months 1 week ago
RT : Here's the math corporations are looking at. A $1 million loss in 2020 is worth up to $350,000 in tax savings.… months 1 week ago
My podcast debut! I'm on The Journal with and host , talking about how Kodak's Big Moment Dr… months 1 week ago
Me too. — 5 months 1 week ago
Wait. We did a story together recently? I'm confused😉 — 5 months 1 week ago
Kodak's wild ride brought some investors riches — and others big losses. The sudden rise and plummet of $KODK stock… months 1 week ago
If you haven’t read Hersey’s Hiroshima, do: Writer John Hersey exposed U.S. lies about Hiroshima’s human suffering… months 1 week ago
Saudi Arabia, With China’s Help, Expands Its Nuclear Program - WSJ months 2 weeks ago
RT : . is investigating how $KODK disclosed a $765mn loan from the U.S. and stock trades ahead of the announcem… months 2 weeks ago
House Chairmen Issue Subpoenas in Probe of U.S. Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia - WSJ months 2 weeks ago
Turns out editors make great co-writers. Who knew?! — 5 months 2 weeks ago
RT : Latest from me and : Kodak Executive Chairman Jim Continenza stands to make more than $95 million from… months 2 weeks ago
I mean, who are we to get in the way of nature's grand designs? — 5 months 2 weeks ago
Executive Chairman Jim Continenza stands to make more than $95 million from stock options granted as recently as Mo… months 2 weeks ago
How Coronavirus Is Hitting Small Businesses Near You via 5 months 2 weeks ago
Households boosted spending in June but not enough to offset the sharp drop this spring caused by the coronavirus months 2 weeks ago
The move will affect the vast majority of the roughly 200,000 full-time and contract employees across Google parent… months 3 weeks ago
Thanks, ! — 5 months 3 weeks ago
Wow. Fascinating. The deadly secret of China's illegal fishing armada: It's killing impoverished North Korean squid… months 4 weeks ago
RT : The latest from (who is also for the time being, till Twitter gets its screwup with… months 4 weeks ago
Citing the coronavirus pandemic’s effect on hiring, LinkedIn said it will lay off about 960 people, or around 6% of… months 4 weeks ago
Companies are sitting on piles of tax credits they may not be able to use for years. They want Congress to let them… months 9 hours ago
With some 25 million Americans set to lose $600 a week in jobless payments July 31, Congress must decide whether th… months 1 day ago
It’s easy to offer a statement. It’s the second step, after the furor has died down, where companies show how serio… months 1 day ago
RT : I wrote something about politics and markets. So it’ll probably just piss everyone off. Sorry. With ⁦ months 1 day ago
Miss the latest 2020 Election+Business newsletter? Here’s the column — and a (free) signup link: Those playing the… months 4 days ago
Retail was already undergoing seismic shifts before the pandemic. Pier 1, GNC and JC Penney are closing hundreds of… months 4 days ago
RT : Wall Street Turns Bullish on Biden From this week’s 2020 Election+Business newsletter by Read now:… months 5 days ago
As always, a smart column from : Why It Seems Like Bullies Are Everywhere—and How to Stop Them - WSJ months 5 days ago
Observation: DCA became “Reagan National” in '98, and many have called it that from around that time. Dulles, since… months 5 days ago
Thanks! As always, we get a lot of help and insight from the ’s politics, economics and corporate reporters (am… months 5 days ago
The largest U.S. bank just set aside more than $10 billion to cover potential losses months 6 days ago
Smart piece from & : Frustrated by talk but little action and a lack of resources, many… months 1 week ago
Guess which is more risk averse? Fed, Treasury Disagreements Slowed Start of Main Street Lending Program - WSJ… months 1 week ago
Covid-19 Cases Jump in Sun Belt Nursing Homes - WSJ months 1 week ago
RT : Dozens of Florida hospitals out of available ICU beds, state data shows months 1 week ago
Wouldn’t that make us Louisiana in summer? 🤔 — 6 months 1 week ago
RT : I still can't wrap my head around how high this number is: 59% of working-age people in America don’t have any mone… months 1 week ago
RT : Small business loans for: Boies Schiller Flexner LLP, the law firm headed by David Boies; Newsmax Media, the media… months 1 week ago
P.F. Chang’s, Girl Scouts, Boies Law Firm Among Recipients of PPP Loans via 6 months 1 week ago
If calling the team the “Sadness Machine” is a little too harsh: Have you talked to a Washington, D.C. football fan… months 2 weeks ago
A missing $2 billion. A former senior executive who can’t be located. The collapse of Wirecard has left lots of que… months 2 weeks ago
“Her, hold my mask...” — 6 months 3 weeks ago
And friends, they may think it's a movement... Unilever PLC said it would halt U.S. advertising on Facebook & Twitt… months 3 weeks ago
RT : Under D.C. statehood, a smaller federal enclave would remain. House voting on the bill today:… months 3 weeks ago
A tale of speed and unintended consequences: “I have nothing to show for it now.” Many business owners quickly spen… months 3 weeks ago
I am to please. Happy to flood your inbox with more filings if you like... — 6 months 3 weeks ago
Central planning with American characteristics? The White House has explored ways to counter Huawei’s explosive gro… months 3 weeks ago
Staying open in a pandemic isn’t cheap — smart piece from : From $198,000 at the Red Robin burger chain to… months 3 weeks ago
Former Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure will buy 5 million shares with a loan made by SoftBank as it moves to sell roughly… months 3 weeks ago
“Strategically, nothing will change.” T.J. Maxx’s owner is betting its post-coronavirus future will be people crowd… months 4 weeks ago
RT : You, a Keynesian tearing your hair out after watching the federal response to the prior recession, might think Sena… months 4 weeks ago
Dash for cash! Nicely put. Why didn’t we think of that? — 6 months 4 weeks ago
RT : We wrote the other day about companies bringing back foreign profits as the recession hit. ⁦⁩ and ⁦… months 4 weeks ago
Money money money — my latest, with : “Liquidity is still an asset we want to have in our back pocket.” Ame… months 4 weeks ago
AP PHOTOS: A first-person view inside Beijing's virus tests months 17 hours ago
RT : Just updated from and me: Corporate America was making a dash for cash in the first quarter -- bringin… months 18 hours ago
Multiemployer plans are squarely in the storm's path, once again. months 2 days ago
ICYMI — this week's newsletter, on why you should be watching the Senate if you care about the White House: 2020 El… months 2 days ago
T-Mobile cutting jobs faster than initially planned after Sprint merger, while AT&T informs union of more layoffs i… months 2 days ago
“You get the money. You’ll get it the same day.” Promises of forgivable loans to small businesses hurt by lockdowns… months 2 days ago
Worth reading: “If the type of chaos that racked Georgia this week and Wisconsin’s primary last month recurs nation… months 6 days ago
Good read: Goodbye, bulls and bears. Hello, volatility traders. Investors big and small are wagering billions on ma… months 1 week ago
Coronavirus Is Accelerating Colleges' Retreat From SAT, ACT Scores - months 1 week ago
Over 1,300 Chinese Medical Suppliers to U.S.—Including Mask Providers—Use Bogus Registration Data - WSJ… months 1 week ago
California Is Examining Amazon’s Business Practices - WSJ months 1 week ago
The coronavirus has gutted the price of coca. It could reshape the cocaine trade. months 1 week ago
How does use of those terms compare to usage by the general population? Otherwise it’s hard to know ho… months 1 week ago
Duty to intervene: Floyd cops spoke up but didn't step in months 1 week ago
Öopsiedåsies! It should have been Ikea’s moment to shine. Instead, customers complain of delayed orders and no curb… months 2 weeks ago
Moving storytelling here, from & : “Everything is gone.” Philadelphia’s 52nd Street corrido… months 2 weeks ago
RT : New: for the past several days we've been monitoring flight data. We've found military surveillance aircraft previo… months 2 weeks ago
Some 600 CEOs have taken salary cuts, but little change to bonuses & equity — the bulk of their pay. “Today, it’s h… months 2 weeks ago
RT : 2019 was the richest payday for S&P 500 CEOs. That was before coronavirus. Check out this graphic to see pay f… months 2 weeks ago
RT : .' latest edition of Election+Business looks at the pressure on CEOs to address racism, police violence… months 2 weeks ago
RT : What an outrage. I am so sorry Tony. As a former reporter and as an Arkansan, I extend deepest sym… months 2 weeks ago
RT : "Even in rural and suburban areas largely unaffected by the demonstrations, most people expressed support." months 2 weeks ago
The world has changed, but pay for big-company CEOs reached a new record in 2019, with a median of $13.1 million. E… months 2 weeks ago
People have taken to the streets in many small and midsize American cities that have seldom, if ever, seen large pr… months 2 weeks ago
RT : Jaw-dropping statistics show that less than half of black adults now have a job in this economic crisis we're in. months 2 weeks ago
RT : The flood of messages against racism and in solidarity with protestors reflects how much the world has changed for… months 2 weeks ago
RT : Seib: " . . . a look back at recent history suggests that it is precisely at moments like this, when shocks pile on… months 2 weeks ago
Manufacturers face higher prices as they ramp up production to serve businesses seeking added protections for worke… months 2 weeks ago
Your best-performing asset may surprise you — it’s probably your stake in Social Security. Smart piece from Jeff So… months 2 weeks ago
One-Thousand-Year-Old Mill Resumes Production to Supply Flour Amid Pandemic | Smart News | Smithsonian Magazine months 3 weeks ago
OK, Boomer — the Millennials really do have something to complain about. They’re the unluckiest generation in U.S.… months 3 weeks ago
Their Manhattan sales fell 80%+ — see what happened next (you’ll love the moustache!). Good Q&A from… months 3 weeks ago
File under “unexpected consequences” — smart & fun piece from : Gasoline demand has plunged, causing eth… months 3 weeks ago
This is pretty hilarious. Her Cellphone Number Used To Be Elon Musk's. You Can Imagine The Calls She Gets : NPR months 4 weeks ago
This is really striking. Fresh data from Michigan, one of the states hardest hit by the new coronavirus, show that… months 6 hours ago
Want the ins and outs of re-opening during a pandemic? will be talk live with Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine to… months 2 days ago
Some of the public companies planning to disregard the Treasury Department and keep their PPP loans warned investor… months 2 days ago
Three former partners at KPMG have agreed to temporary suspensions from public accounting roles over cheating on tr… months 2 days ago
Ahh, the circle of ... M&A? SoftBank in Talks to Sell T-Mobile Shares to Deutsche Telekom - WSJ… months 3 days ago
At the start of the coronavirus lockdown, the flower-delivery business was bad, says Geoff Levenberg. “Then, overni… months 3 days ago
RT : The Acela will ride again on June 1. That doesn’t mean there has been a flood of ticket sales. Amtrak officials ack… months 1 week ago
Dozens of U.S. companies are recording billions of dollars in benefits from the tax breaks that Congress passed to… months 1 week ago
White House pandemic supply project swathed in secrecy and exaggerations - The Washington Post… months 1 week ago
The bankruptcy industry, whose ranks have been thinned by a decade of economic growth, is preparing for a wave of b… months 2 weeks ago
All kinds of business models are cracking... In the coronavirus pandemic, ambulance crews are treating more 911 cal… months 2 weeks ago
Great choice. months 2 weeks ago
Lodging companies tied to Texas hotelier Monty Bennett to give back $68 million in SBA coronavirus-assistance funds months 2 weeks ago
Maryland Cancels Big Coronavirus-Mask Order - WSJ months 2 weeks ago
Yeah, it was a unilateral off-the-record. I take your point about “No comment,” he said... But someti… months 3 weeks ago
How the pandemic rippled through different industry workforces — smart piece from : The coronavirus pa… months 3 weeks ago
Small doctors’ practices across the country delay bills and seek funding to retain staff months 3 weeks ago
Fantastic news — especially for us! months 3 weeks ago
Do you think they genuinely believe going off the record is something they can do unilaterally, or is… months 3 weeks ago
But what is the practical difference between declining to comment and declining to comment off the re… months 3 weeks ago
OMG. This is awesome. I'm repeatedly amazed at what our graphics folks can do (and do!). months 3 weeks ago
I just saw an experienced PR person reply to an emailed question: "Off the record, we won’t have a comment on this". Sigh. — 8 months 3 weeks ago
J.C. Penney in Advanced Talks for Bankruptcy Financing - WSJ months 3 weeks ago
RT : The commandant of the Marine Corps has banned the public display of the Confederate battle flag, saying it has the… months 3 weeks ago
Consumer demand for meat is surging, and supermarkets are bracing for shortages as the coronavirus forces meatpacki… months 3 weeks ago
Victoria’s Secret Buyer Seeks to Cancel Takeover After Coronavirus - WSJ months 4 weeks ago
Inside the conservative network backing the anti-quarantine protests - The Washington Post months 4 weeks ago
RT : Why this is important: The loans are aimed at helping small businesses during the coronavirus pandemic, but without… months 4 weeks ago
Just like old times! months 4 weeks ago
RT : What happened today in oil markets? The monthly oil contract expired. So normally, folks who trade contracts like… months 18 hours ago
For federal small-business aid, it wasn't how much you need — it's where you bank... Great piece from &… months 1 day ago
RT : I've wondered about this. The weight of gasoline (where prices are falling) in our consumption is dropping a lot wh… months 1 day ago
My latest, with & Susan Pulliam: A ‘built-in potential for appreciation’: Executives get bargain-leve… months 1 day ago
Who Gets a Coronavirus Test? We’re Asking Every State for Its Algorithm – The Markup months 3 days ago
Will Google’s and Apple’s COVID Tracking Plan Protect Privacy? – The Markup months 3 days ago
RT : Nearly 2,000 doctors and medical workers are donating their time and skills to New York City hospitals. “This is th… months 4 days ago
RT : Its with deep sadness that I have to report that they are pulling the plug on our papers. More than 115 years of se… months 4 days ago
China’s Export Restrictions Strand Medical Goods U.S. Needs to Fight Coronavirus, State Department Says - WSJ… months 5 days ago
J.C. Penney says it is exploring strategic options after coronavirus prompted store closures months 6 days ago
News, definitely, but perhaps not a surprise: Business Leaders Urge Trump to Dramatically Increase Coronavirus Test… months 6 days ago
“Great quarter, Bob.” Fun piece by : A study shows that analysts who share a name with a CEO will make… months 6 days ago
Rite Aid’s CEO Heyward Donigan talks about battling toilet-paper hoarding and why “the world is moving to telehealt… months 6 days ago
"We have no software products. Everything is on hold." Layoffs are hitting people who thought their jobs were secur… months 1 week ago
The Federal Emergency Management Agency, the coordinator of the government’s coronavirus response, entered the cris… months 1 week ago
This is a fascinating thread on past responses to outbreaks. months 1 week ago
Fascinating visual walk through the wave of layoffs, guidance withdrawal and more, from & : How C… months 1 week ago
“We’ve just put our head down.” Ventilators are usually built at the rate of dozens a week. GM and Ford plan to pro… months 1 week ago
“You’re grounded” has kind of lost its sting. — 9 months 1 week ago
To deduct or not to deduct? That’s the messy tax question lurking in the new small-business loan forgiveness progra… months 1 week ago
But maybe bar fights are down? Stuck at home and unable to visit bars and restaurants amid coronavirus shutdowns, A… months 1 week ago
And in non-coronavirus news, a smart piece by — U.S. companies are booking billions in future tax s… months 1 week ago
How we live now: Life in Quarantine months 2 weeks ago
The Month Coronavirus Felled American Business months 2 weeks ago
After widespread backlash, Trump administration changes rules on eligibility for stimulus payments months 2 weeks ago
In West Virginia, hospitals brace for an influx of older and sicker Covid patients, straining already limited rural… months 2 weeks ago
Fed’s Rosengren said even as the central bank has moved aggressively to support the economy, it is critical that no… months 2 weeks ago
The program offers a good deal for borrowers but raises questions of whether it will be profitable enough to attrac… months 2 weeks ago
Amazing story here by and : “I feel like we’re being sent to slaughter”: A Bronx nurse’s t… months 2 weeks ago
Many companies are looking to suspend, delay or shrink their contributions to employees’ 401(k) accounts to conserv… months 2 weeks ago
The T-Mobile merger with Sprint marks the end of Sprint as a company and a brand months 2 weeks ago
“One sick employee could take out the whole center.” 911 operators grapple with how to ensure dispatchers are there… months 3 weeks ago
The General Services Administration auctioned off a case of N95 masks in February, masks that are now greatly in de… months 3 weeks ago
Good profile of two otherwise very different lawmakers: Witness stirs painful memories for two lawmakers - Roll Cal… months 3 weeks ago
Bonanza for Rich Real Estate Investors, Tucked Into Stimulus Package months 3 weeks ago
Workers at warehouses and trucking companies are facing the same concerns as other Americans over the coronavirus,… months 3 weeks ago
RT : The first of the month is coming up, and it’s a critical date for the U.S, economy. “Rent is due. Util­i­ties are d… months 3 weeks ago
America’s Make-or-Break Week - WSJ months 3 weeks ago
Consolidation and scale help explain why the U.S. doesn’t have more ventilators available to fight the coronavirus: months 3 weeks ago
RT : Writers, Journalists and Editors: If you need a backup of all your previous articles, but aren't in a situation wh… months 3 weeks ago
So which came first, the chicken shortage or the egg shortage? Stress-baking and hoarding has led to a retail egg s… months 3 weeks ago
Spend Generously, Take Care of Workers: Coronavirus Stimulus Takes Lessons From TARP - WSJ months 3 weeks ago
It’s a way of gauging relative resources, not a prediction. (Just like shareholders’ equity gives yo… months 3 weeks ago
“We learned in the last crisis that when people get laid off, it took a decade for people to recover. It’s much bet… months 3 weeks ago
The coronavirus aid package approved by the Senate would provide $349 billion to guarantee loans to small businesse… months 3 weeks ago
RT : : 418 Waffle House restaurants closed. 1,574 open. Call your local Waffle House today for a ca… months 3 weeks ago
Good data (can) make good stories! Thanks for your help. months 3 weeks ago
RT : Don't call it a comeback... Because it's called a carryback. My latest on the business-tax provision that will le… months 3 weeks ago
Pay over $425,000 would be frozen, over $3M would be cut, at companies receiving federal assistance. My latest tidb… months 3 weeks ago
Stress is stressful. Against Coronavirus, the Fed’s Banking Stress Test Doesn’t Look So Bad, by Dave Benoit via 9 months 3 weeks ago
Our weekly dive into business and the 2020 election — a look at the campaign through the lens of companies and the… months 3 weeks ago
Tax loss carrybacks are back! (Or could be.) This year could set records for corporate losses on tax returns—and Co… months 4 weeks ago
Is that 100th in each country, , or 100th globally? — 9 months 4 weeks ago
I was thinking that for a while, but concluded that it doesn’t help much — disease doesn’t spr… months 4 weeks ago
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RT : News orgs need to send science and health reporters to these briefings, not just political reporters. Too many ques… months 2 days ago
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Yes, good point — the attached chart is from that piece. months 2 days ago
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RT : I haven't tweeted for a long time, and haven't written under a byline for even longer. Here's my account of what li… months 1 week ago
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You’re on-fleck tonight. — 10 months 1 week ago
RT : American FactFinder (AFF) will be decommissioned and offline on March 31, 2020. is the new… months 1 week ago
Now I want explanations in the style of Keynes, the Austrian school, supply side... — 10 months 1 week ago
An economist explains! months 1 week ago
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And, of course, more broadly, working from home means living at work. months 1 week ago
RT : Morgan Stanley sees 9% U.S. car sales dip from coronavirus months 1 week ago
What market turmoil means for the election and what Joe Biden would do for business. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌… months 1 week ago
‘There is no question this is a severe recession for our industry and for us, and it’s a financial crisis.’ via 10 months 1 week ago
RT : Dow is off 1800 points (7%) at the open. We live in interesting times. — 10 months 1 week ago
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RT : Get in here. months 2 weeks ago
I like to think I provide readers with something worth reading *and* colleagues with headcuts. months 2 weeks ago
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Thanks for the feedback. Always good to hear from readers. — 10 months 2 weeks ago
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By contrast, I've thought about 409A waaay too much over the years. Still fun. — 10 months 3 weeks ago
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Thanks! That was our thought, so good to hear it resonated. — 10 months 3 weeks ago
RT : The latest newsletter with an overview of Bloomberg the company is a good one. All pretty well known t… months 3 weeks ago
Paging ! Millennials Show Loyalty to Employers - WSJ months 3 weeks ago
What Bloomberg’s company says about him, this time it isn't (so much) the economy, and the election’s stakes for he… months 3 weeks ago
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Michael Bloomberg’s campaign could be paying you to post messages like this one. months 2 days ago
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Great simple visualization here: What Trump proposed in his 2021 budget - Washington Post months 1 week ago
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$9 billion here ... pretty soon you’re talking about freak money. The IRS and Facebook are due to battle in court i… months 1 week ago
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One role the states can play is to erase doubts about a candidate. Iowa did that in the 2008 caucuses, when Democra… months 2 weeks ago
Crackdown on “spoofing,” a form of cheating in the futures markets, is yielding new wins for government, but severa… months 2 weeks ago
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Where Are All the Women CEOs? Smart piece by Vanessa Fuhrmans: 11 months 2 weeks ago
The Sanders States of America: Here’s what a President Bernie Sanders might mean for business. via 11 months 2 weeks ago
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I guess Goldman was still doing IPOs for companies with all-male boards. — 11 months 4 weeks ago
Pretty confident that will be a long wait. — 11 months 4 weeks ago
RT : Dow transportation stocks are a mess, still down 3.7% from a September 2018 record while the rest of the market is… months 4 weeks ago
Next time an editor tells me a story idea is a heavy lift... — 11 months 4 weeks ago
Good point. And really, the possibilities are endless... — 11 months 4 weeks ago
That's a new one. I just got an email asking if a forklift operator could add value to my team.🤔 — 11 months 4 weeks ago
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Here’s what it looks like when lawmakers are actually expected to listen to one another — fun piece: View from the… months 4 weeks ago
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🤔 — 12 months 1 day ago
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The Uncertain Times would be a great newspaper name. — 1 year 1 week ago
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Uncanny! — 1 year 1 month ago
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Also known as National Live at Work Day. — 1 year 1 month ago
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Woo-hoo! Congrats to : Jennifer Liberto joins The Post as deputy economics editor year 1 month ago
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A great episode. year 2 months ago
Oh, and ask them about *their* ideas for stories. They're usually pretty good. — 1 year 2 months ago
I'm late to this, but for writers: Share & talk about the data early on. Don't be afraid to make some cr… year 2 months ago
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Hey, I just launched the WSJ's newsletter on business & the 2020 election. See the first issue here:… year 2 months ago
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RT : reminds me of this one from and year 2 months ago
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Has anyone's phone menu *not* recently changed? Just curious. — 1 year 2 months ago
Bludgeoned with a metal banjo? Metaphor, most definitely. — 1 year 2 months ago
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Sorry, did I say anything about causality? Maybe your conclusions are jumping? — 1 year 3 months ago
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Looks like we're on a journey. — 1 year 3 months ago
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This is a chilling story. year 3 months ago
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CEOs don’t get what their companies pay them — they often get quite a bit more. My latest: Intricate pay structures… year 4 months ago
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Stylish! — 1 year 5 months ago
Having trouble copying and pasting text from those snazzy inline-XBRL SEC filings on Edgar? I was. If you choose Te… year 5 months ago
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It also more or less tracks numbers from S&P Dow Jones Indices — 1 year 5 months ago
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Wow. — 1 year 6 months ago
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Whoops! Thanks. — 1 year 6 months ago
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Cannot. Wait. year 6 months ago
Does that qualify as a desire path? — 1 year 6 months ago
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Idling, I should say -- closing down operations temporarily. — 1 year 7 months ago
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No thanks. — 1 year 7 months ago
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Oh, hey, I get those too. What are the odds? — 1 year 7 months ago
When car prices go down, must education costs rise? A compelling argument that uneven productivity growth means som… year 7 months ago
A really wonderful colleague. year 7 months ago
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Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao still owns Vulcan Materials shares she had vowed to divest year 7 months ago
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“... the Micro-Soft Company’s Multiplan ...” — 1 year 8 months ago
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Thanks for the data! — 1 year 8 months ago
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NPS, where all the companies are above average! — 1 year 8 months ago
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Art Speculators Bid to Lose - WSJ year 8 months ago
Or as a former colleague once put it, if you sell below your cost, you can't make it up with volume. — 1 year 8 months ago
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A good reminder: IPOs Are Disappointing - The Big Picture year 8 months ago
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T-Mobile’s $66.5-million man... CEO John Legere’s 2018 compensation jumped to $66.5 million year 8 months ago
Real headline that just moved, from the remarkable Mark Maremont. Are we at peak 2019 yet, ? Wayne LaP… year 8 months ago
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House Democrats want Trump’s tax returns. But they also want his IRS audit administrative files—and those could be… year 8 months ago
You’ve earned a logistics badge! Here’s What It Took To Get You Those Do-si-dos year 9 months ago
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It will be interesting to see how investors take “accurate but incomplete” as a disclosure standard... — 1 year 9 months ago
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Very cool, and nice photo! Let me know when you hit Shepherd Park and/or Takoma DC, if you haven't already... — 1 year 9 months ago
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Amen, Brother Todd! year 9 months ago
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Coca-Cola’s median worker made 65% less than a year earlier. At Macy’s, they got a 60% raise. Here’s why. My latest… year 9 months ago
Hallelujah: "Responses with excessive use of capital letters, bold or italic type or blank space are not permitted." year 9 months ago
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Trump bewilders GOP allies on immigration ahead of border visit via 1 year 9 months ago
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Oh, email-address autocomplete, if only I could quit you. — 1 year 9 months ago
Worth your time to read: The Day the Dinosaurs Died | The New Yorker year 9 months ago
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Presstudo, I presume? (I've attended two and taught at one ... do any other j-schools even have mascots?) — 1 year 9 months ago
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Getting the same error here. I might be going through withdrawal. — 1 year 9 months ago
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Former Murdoch Executive Says He Quit Over Fox News Anti-Muslim Rhetoric : NPR year 10 months ago
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I can only imagine the comments from Reviewer No. 2. — 1 year 10 months ago
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RT : $1 million a month? That’s the median compensation for CEOs in the S&P 500 so far, via ⁦ year 10 months ago
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GE Expects Negative Cash Flow in 2019 - WSJ year 10 months ago
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RT : Potential war between two nuclear-armed powers is the third most important story today. . — 1 year 10 months ago
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U.S. consumer confidence rose in February year 10 months ago
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RT : Other outlets wrote today that Carl Icahn is pushing for a sale of Caesars, and its stock rose 5% on the "news." I… year 11 months ago
Yup. A simple widget shortcut to get and QuickLook an image shows (null) instead. Something broke. year 11 months ago
Just realized that it’s only 9 months or so before we start seeing a bunch of mediocre 20/20 puns in headlines (and maybe a few good ones?). — 1 year 11 months ago
Science! Science? Science ... In Roundup weedkiller case, the science will go on trial first. Really nice piece on… year 11 months ago
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Don't tax — and spend? Federal tax revenue declined 0.4% in 2018, the first full calendar year under the new tax la… year 11 months ago
Another smart piece from : The Sanders, Schumer buyback test would block almost all company stock rep… year 11 months ago
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Who still wants to be a billionaire? Not Jason Gay! Too much trouble. via 1 year 11 months ago
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RT : New from ⁦⁩ and me: Companies are finishing their tax-cut calculations and some are finding it not quit… year 11 months ago
Economic confidence among smaller companies is at its lowest level since Trump’s election; ‘We could be at a turnin… year 11 months ago
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Everybody getting ready? year 11 months ago
Woah. Southwest Airlines agreed to pay the FAA so a furloughed safety inspector could return to work during the gov… year 11 months ago
Great piece: Since its peak, 1.4 million satellite customers have quit AT&T’s DirecTV. Those that remain find it ha… year 11 months ago
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Nice use of data and simple charts. (Would be nice if the unlabeled events could be tapped for more detail.) Trump… year 11 months ago
re: The Auditors » Blog Archive » Do Investors Care At All About Audits Anymore? year 11 months ago
“I thought you drilled a well and had good water...Now I’m stuck with a $10,000 dirty hole in the ground.” Rural Am… year 12 months ago
High-stakes gamble? Justice Department’s Reversal on Online Gambling Tracked Memo From Adelson Lobbyists - WSJ… year 12 months ago
This should be interesting ... Leslie Moonves to fight CBS decision to withhold $120 million severance via 2 years 2 hours ago
I’d love to be in the boardroom when these deals are discussed. When does it make more sense than having the compan… years 1 day ago
The SEC is investigating Boeing’s relationship to a controversial satellite startup backed by a Chinese government-… years 5 days ago
What’s ailing the craft beer market: The shutdown. “The only thing we can do is drown our sorrows.” The partial gov… years 6 days ago
Dear companies: Please don't have a generic media-contact email address if no one ever answers it. Thanks! — 2 years 1 week ago
The Friday Night Dump got slower last year... I suspect can take some credit for making clear just how m… years 1 week ago
China’s ‘Belt and Road’ infrastructure program became a way to help Malaysia deal with a corruption scandal.… years 1 week ago
RT : Two leading experts on the ‘gig economy’ now say their estimates of its impact were too high via 2 years 1 week ago
Also: journalism. Can’t Find It | The Last Word On Nothing years 1 week ago
A word for our times: “Tender-age shelter” is 2018 American Dialect Society word of the year | American Dialect Soc… years 1 week ago
And the jobs, they just keep coming: U.S. nonfarm payrolls in December had their biggest jump since February years 1 week ago
Apple has slipped to the fifth-biggest phone seller in China, trailing four homegrown producers years 2 weeks ago
Brand Ex: From Campbell's To Kellogg's, Classic Brands Are Feeling The Crunch years 2 weeks ago
Public companies disclose repurchases on a monthly basis, in their quarterly repor… years 2 weeks ago
A really good piece on the ways in which pensioners often end up in the lurch when companies fail, from WaPo's… years 2 weeks ago
A timber company in Africa. A commodities trader in Singapore. A Russian oil supplier. Inside North Korea’s shadowy… years 2 weeks ago
Isn’t that always the question? Others would say the market has that sor… years 2 weeks ago
RT : Half of the sources I quoted this year for were women. That’s 337 in total, or about one a day. Unfortuna… years 2 weeks ago
RT : All those TCJA-induced corporate stock buybacks don't look so great right now. via and 2 years 2 weeks ago
Think Different: Apple lost $9 billion on an underperforming investment -- its own stock. With ... ‘If… years 3 weeks ago
Good piece by Jim Zarroli: For Madoff Victims, Scars Remain 10 Years Later - years 3 weeks ago
RT : “I woke up at three in the morning,” says an Alaska fisherman dealing with warming seas. “I couldn’t sleep thinking… years 3 weeks ago
RT : New from and me: The tax law, which was supposed to spur a capital investment boom, is one year old.… years 3 weeks ago
A year after the tax overhaul, the pace of economic growth looks uncertain as companies paint a mixed picture on ca… years 3 weeks ago
Eye-opening: As Facebook Raised a Privacy Wall, It Carved an Opening for Tech Giants years 4 weeks ago
You might live in a city ... if the “find near me” options are hilarious because they never get closer than “within… years 1 month ago
Former CBS CEO Leslie Moonves will not receive any severance payment from the company years 1 month ago
This is a really remarkable package. If you're as fascinated as I am by the way China went from among world trade's… years 1 month ago
RT : I wasn't necessarily either, but remember that markets had priced in the tax cut before enactment. Bes… years 1 month ago
Made in China: US sportswear traced to factory in China's internment camps years 1 month ago
Thanks. Not terribly intuitive, but it's something! Much appreciated. — 2 years 1 month ago
I saw the local mall Santa this weekend: one kid, no waiting... Funny piece: Mall Santas are very lonely this year.… years 1 month ago
Did you ever find a way to fix this? It was only an intermittent problem for me until today. — 2 years 1 month ago
In a sign of the tight U.S. labor market, wages and salaries grew at a faster rate than benefits for first time in… years 1 month ago
Feel the BEAT... Treasury offers rules to companies on new international tax system via 2 years 1 month ago
Want to know what happened to $GE? This is what happened to GE. From & : General Electric thought… years 1 month ago
Chinese hackers are gaining access to sensitive Navy information about advanced military technology years 1 month ago
Federal probe is looking into whether Trump’s inaugural committee misspent funds and top donors gave money in excha… years 1 month ago
RT : Maybe b/c clawbacks, a shareholder-urged reform. Proxy statement mentions "Clawback" 22 times - including this sent… years 1 month ago
RT : This fine story on the gradual fade of IRS enforcement is worth your time: years 1 month ago
Ugh. I kept seeing Fusion Tables this, Fusion Tables that, and wondered if I should take the time... gla… years 1 month ago
The loneliest generation: Boomers are aging alone in record numbers. (And loneliness shortens your life as much as… years 1 month ago
This is terrifying, and I don’t think I say that often. Prions, Nearly Indestructible and Universally Lethal, Seed… years 1 month ago
RT : The last time the IRS had as few auditors as it does now was 1953. The year Stalin died. The economy was 1/7 its si… years 1 month ago
“The uncertainty is terrible.” Nearly two years into the Trump presidency, business leaders still aren’t sure how t… years 1 month ago
Whoever wrote the news alert headline (image) for this one is a true poet. I’m impressed. Can someone more cultured… years 1 month ago
House Democrats are pairing attacks of drug pricing with criticism of pharmaceutical companies’ use of tax savings… years 1 month ago
A year on, some take-aways from the tax overhaul -- and some things to watch going forward. My latest on : Comp… years 1 month ago
U.S. federal bankruptcy overseer says McKinsey misled a court when it advised coal giant Alpha Natural Resources years 1 month ago
Documents show Matthew Whitaker had numerous email exchanges about complaints toward World Patent Marketing years 1 month ago
Several former GE employees describe lax oversight and buried risks at the company’s insurance business years 1 month ago
Fascinating... Optimized Prime: How AI And Anticipation Power Amazon's 1-Hour Deliveries years 1 month ago
Want a vivid walk through the unraveling of U.S-China trade relations? Here you go, from &… years 1 month ago
RT : Journalists: Got a great idea for a high-impact story on a business or economic topic? Apply for grants up to $15K… years 1 month ago
Retailers are gearing up for a strong holiday season as a tight labor market and increasing wages buoy consumer con… years 1 month ago
Chinese regulators have blessed UTC’s takeover of airplane-parts maker Rockwell Collins, removing the final hurdle… years 1 month ago
Nissan probe finds Carlos Ghosn funneled payments to sister for consulting work she didn’t perform years 1 month ago
The suburbs are not only looking more like the nation’s cities in terms of diversity but also voting like them too—… years 1 month ago
Walgreens, Humana are in preliminary talks to take stakes in each other years 1 month ago
Cord-cutters continue to chip away at cable and satellite providers’ dominance of the living room. A look at pay-TV… years 1 month ago
On trade, he's been unwavering: “I do get tired of seeing the country ripped off” Trump told talk-show hosts, threa… years 2 months ago
RT : UPDATED: Southwest pilots were told that they weren’t trained on MCAS on the 737 Max because “should never see” in… years 2 months ago
Really nicely done: How do Long Island City & suburban Virginia stack up to Amazon's stated goals for its HQ2?… years 2 months ago
RT : New York is going to pay on average $48,000 for each of 25,000 jobs Amazon will create. It’s a $1.5 billion direct… years 2 months ago
RT : It turns out Amazon knew for months one city couldn't satisfy its requirements, and yet kept making demands on the… years 2 months ago
Agreed. — 2 years 2 months ago
Baffled as to why that should be, and I like to think I'm OK with words and numbers. Wouldn't "a tenth the size" be clearer? — 2 years 2 months ago
RT : The Wall Street Journal Statement Regarding CNN Correspondent Jim Acosta years 2 months ago
Radio waves once considered worthless are now valuable to 5G network builders years 2 months ago
What does 10 times smaller even mean?! — 2 years 2 months ago
Is less more at Macy’s? “I wish the store looked nicer.” Macy’s is trying something radical to fix its business. It… years 2 months ago
Remarkable reporting, remarkable story: “Get it done.” Donald Trump took a direct role on numerous occasions in sup… years 2 months ago
Democratic Win Sets Up Clash Over Trump Tax Cuts years 2 months ago
Jeff Sessions’ successor, Matthew Whitaker, had advised an invention-promotion company that was accused of scamming… years 2 months ago
Over the years, executives and employees of Under Armour went with athletes or co-workers to strip clubs after some… years 2 months ago
HQ2 and HQ3? HQ2.5? Amazon plans to split HQ2 evenly between two cities years 2 months ago
RT : Hey! I'm in this article! That makes it 200% more interesting to me. years 2 months ago
U.S. industry goes for price increases and new suppliers to soften the blow of China tariffs, but says 2019 might b… years 2 months ago
Rural Americans Are OK With 'Outside' Help To Beat Opioid Crisis And Boost Economy years 2 months ago
I find it stunning that people concerned about voter fraud are incorporating signature matching to try to prevent i… years 2 months ago
Being a fogey, I say "fodee". — 2 years 2 months ago
Every media training I've ever seen starts with this advice about television: If you get asked a question you can't… years 2 months ago
RT : The deployment of such a large contingent of active-duty troops (not National Guard) to the border has no modern pr… years 2 months ago
RT : 2012 campaign flashback! The Continuing Tale of Mitt Romney and the Enormous IRA... via 2 years 2 months ago
This year's swing vote: educated white guys. One surprising footnote to a fascinating analysis by &… years 2 months ago
And the best man for the job! Fascinating piece: As a White House lawyer, Uttam Dhillon vetted candidates t… years 2 months ago
Steel got half the tariff breaks it wanted, and 1 in 5 of all relief granted — far more than other industries. Reta… years 2 months ago
Meet the judge going places in a hurry — literally. He’s had 28 traffic citations in two decades, including a dozen… years 3 months ago
Treasury’s new rules on ‘opportunity zones’ will offer flexibility to investors years 3 months ago
RT : Depressing years 3 months ago
RT : New fiscal 2018 figures show that as a result of the GOP tax cuts: -Individual withheld income taxes rose 1% -Corpo… years 3 months ago
Uh... the kingdom had a 15-member rogue and potentially lethal interrogation squad roaming the world, with consular… years 3 months ago
Higher government spending + bigger interest payments on debt + lower corporate tax receipts = largest annual budge… years 3 months ago
RT : "The president’s shift has less to do with a sudden embrace of foreign aid than a desire to block Beijing’s plan fo… years 3 months ago
To understand the Sears bankruptcy, read ’s thorough coverage, especially: and… years 3 months ago
Word of the day: “extralegally.” I get why security and political types use it, but is there ever a reason for jour… years 3 months ago
Smurfs? — 2 years 3 months ago
Note to self: Keep this headline around for future use. From Dow Drops 500 Points Because Everyone Is… years 3 months ago
Forget Cold War spy thrillers. Read ’s news reports: Strangled with a dog leash: Another Putin foe die… years 3 months ago
Sears hires advisers to prepare bankruptcy filing ahead of Monday debt payment years 3 months ago
See, the coffee is iced, but the tea is ice. Obvs. — 2 years 3 months ago
Useful context when thinking about public pensions from the trade group for state pension administrators. TL;DR: Th… years 3 months ago
Every time I see or hear an executive say the company will "manage through" some problem (48 times since July 1, ju… years 3 months ago
RT : For those of you who spent Columbus Day doing something other than reading about how the new tax law is playing in… years 3 months ago
Just read a reference to someone trying to duck tariffs, and my brain saw something about duck tariffs. 🦆 — 2 years 3 months ago
Thanks! Back of the envelope says the threshold for his big four-year PSU award is ~… years 3 months ago
Very sad news. years 3 months ago
Great piece. (Also, I think we should call them "the 'Millans.") — 2 years 3 months ago
RT : Who's feeling wage gains the most? These days, lower-income Americans. By : years 3 months ago
+Everyone years 3 months ago
RT : The moment the US imposed tariffs on Chinese plywood, China's exporters began to ship plywood under different custo… years 3 months ago
Good gravy. (Oh, and also, bye-bye Google+...) Google opted not to disclose to users its discovery of a bug in Goog… years 3 months ago
Psst! CEOs! Don't just watch your back -- watch your board... GE’s decision to oust its chief and replace him with… years 3 months ago
RT : “I’m an al­tru­ist, but it’s not my job to save the world” - great story on spreadsheet wizards ⁦⁦⁩… years 3 months ago
RT : GE will pay its new CEO as much as $21M a year, with the potential for hundreds of millions more if he can push the… years 3 months ago
Overheard, from an 8-year-old: "What's a mouse pad?!" — 2 years 3 months ago
GE is making a $300 million bet on its new CEO. My latest, on Mr. Culp’s chance at nine figures: on $GE 2 years 3 months ago
RT : Great story on how China uses supply chain to spy on companies. Better evidence than anything the administration ha… years 3 months ago
I think president is pretty clear. But as I used to tell students, style is (almost by definition) arbit… years 3 months ago
That's been good style at plenty of news outfits over the years, including by us. Not sure if the Times… years 3 months ago
This lede: President Trump participated in dubious tax schemes during the 1990s, including instances of outright fr… years 3 months ago
RT : : "Companies Curb Their Political Spending." report shows more firms either reducin… years 3 months ago
More big companies are limiting the ways in which they spend money on elections, a new report finds. My latest on… years 3 months ago
The corporate tax cut was supposed to put money in the pockets of workers. The evidence suggests, maybe not so much… years 3 months ago
RT : There's a Friday Night Dump for ya - Thomas Kurian is gone from Oracle for good. $ORCL announced it in an 8-K filin… years 3 months ago
We think it's marginally better than the first-person plural. — 2 years 3 months ago
"There is no plan B here." Smart, if brief, look at what happened between yesterday evening and today... years 3 months ago
RT : "Nasdaq rules specify that listed companies such as Tesla must notify Nasdaq at least ten minutes prior to publicly… years 3 months ago
RT : I count 6 SEC press releases today on various enforcement issues, including $WBA, $LC and Credit Suisse. Coincidenc… years 3 months ago
Now *this* is fake news. No, really -- this is fake news. None of it happened. Smart approach by the AP: years 3 months ago
If you read one investment piece this fall, read this one from : "Looking back in time from today, U.… years 3 months ago
RT : New from and me: The IRS is considering making it easier to spin off early and high-risk ventures. Are… years 3 months ago
Deal? No deal! Near a settlement, Musk’s attorneys backed out and the SEC sued him for fraud. Fascinating story.… years 3 months ago
RT : "Tesla’s own head of Investor Relations sent a text to Musk’s chief of staff asking, 'Was this text legit?' " — 2 years 3 months ago
Here's one place to start. years 3 months ago
So, uh, it was a pot reference after all. years 3 months ago
RT : The new IRS commissioner gets sworn in on Monday. And you have to imagine this IG report -- warning of the risk tha… years 3 months ago
Stickle on, , stickle on! — 2 years 3 months ago
Congrats, and good wishes, to and The Markup. Fantastic idea, and much needed. (Not just big tech eith… years 3 months ago
I am a stickler. I stickle. Do you have an opinion on stickling? — 2 years 3 months ago
RT : Everything’s coming up Murdoch years 3 months ago
RT : Highly recommend this story: Great inside detail on how China pries technology secrets out of US companies. years 3 months ago
The Fed Just Raised Its Rate Again. When Will It Start To Hurt Consumers? years 3 months ago
RT : Stock buybacks make profits appear better by boosting per-share earnings via years 3 months ago
Big companies routinely overlay their taxes — now the IRS isn’t refunding the extra, instead applying it to future… years 3 months ago
It is the pinnacle of cheese, as any Astoria resident pst or present will know. How Halloumi Cheese Replaced Stilt… years 3 months ago
Sears CEO pushes a rescue plan to avoid bankruptcy years 3 months ago
The tax cut is fueling corporate profits in more ways than one. All those buybacks are helping companies make their… years 3 months ago
A horrifying story by , but a must-read nonetheless: Nearly one in every four murders around the world… years 3 months ago
Cocaine, meth, opioids all fuel rise in drug-overdose deaths years 3 months ago
Could just be a very short story? — 2 years 3 months ago
RT : Median tenure with employer same in Jan 2018 as in Jan 2016. No change for 25-34 year-olds, either, despite all th… years 3 months ago
Point taken. I was probably trying too hard to avoid reusing "repatriate" or phrases li… years 3 months ago
RT : Do you like the news show ? Tune in your radio on Monday to here me talk with about th… years 4 months ago
RT : "Excluding more highly paid managers and supervisors, who make up just 20% of the workforce, workers actually saw h… years 4 months ago
“This page intentionally left blank.” — 2 years 4 months ago
RT : President Trump said trillions in foreign cash is coming soon. Companies say not so fast. years 4 months ago
For The First Time In 10 Years, Companies Have Spent More On Buybacks Than CapEx | Zero Hedge years 4 months ago
RT : Remember those trillions in corporate profits stashed abroad? Some are coming back, but not all at once. And some a… years 4 months ago
Rushin’ money? President Trump said trillions in foreign cash is coming soon. Companies say not so fast. My latest… years 4 months ago
Not Skynet but the man behind the curtain — a thoughtful piece worth a read. Why Technology Favors Tyranny - The At… years 4 months ago
Same hung happened to me. — 2 years 4 months ago
Bilbo Baggins & Luke Skywalker petitioned the NFL to keep its "blackout rule". So did Sonny Hedgehog and Current Re… years 4 months ago
Wholesale fraud? Justice Department probing Wells Fargo’s wholesale banking unit via 2 years 4 months ago
Humphrey’s Executor’s executioner? The case that shaped Brett Kavanaugh’s thinking on presidential power years 4 months ago
"Critics warn of multimedia hell" years 4 months ago
If I were a pundit, I could tell you whether doing this ahead of the midterms is brilliant or not... Donald Trump s… years 4 months ago
RT : "The Commerce Department said its broadest measure of profits across the U.S. economy rose 16.1% from the second qu… years 4 months ago
Boom times are here again? U.S. Corporate Profits Soared in Second Quarter of 2018 via 2 years 4 months ago
It's not just who you know, it's who he knows -- and who he listens to... After Trump criticized Qatar, the Gulf st… years 4 months ago
Treasury moves to block New Yorkers’ path around cap on state tax deductions years 4 months ago
RT : I have created the same graph for indian public listed companies as part of my r… years 4 months ago
Thinking idly about who could be said to have knowledge of my thinking, as one does. — 2 years 5 months ago
Alack, a crack’n’pack setback! IRS rules would limit use of new 20% tax deduction by “reality performers” and many… years 5 months ago
‘Too Little Too Late’: Bankruptcy Booms Among Older Americans - The New York Times years 5 months ago
AT&T Overpaid Some Pensioners. Now It Wants the Money Back. - WSJ years 5 months ago
RT : “We haven’t seen that before." AT&T hires collection agency to demand retirees repay tens of thousands in pension d… years 5 months ago
This is the Bullshit Web — Pixel Envy years 5 months ago
RT : Tesla’s earnings story is a religious war years 5 months ago
RT : Japan population declines at fastest pace yet, with only Tokyo seeing significant growth | The Japan Times… years 5 months ago years 5 months ago
RT : Companies in 2018 had to disclose their "median" pay, which was an amazing $580k/ year at one insurer. Cool new gra… years 5 months ago
This may be the best chart story I've seen in 2018 (my own included). The U.S. will soon spend close to 20% of its… years 5 months ago
Size does matter -- but it isn't everything, at least when it comes to how companies pay their workers. Some take-a… years 5 months ago
Hang on -- lemme check under the sofa cushion. — 2 years 5 months ago
We’ve known it in broad brushstrokes, but not by company — and now we also have a glimpse of… years 5 months ago
Pretty sure we’ve been introduced digitally, but we haven’t run across each other professionally yet. — 2 years 5 months ago
This is a brilliant graphic. years 5 months ago
Tweet tweet... Nice piece here: 4,925 Tweets: Elon Musk's Twitter Habit, Dissected via… years 5 months ago
Or... or... an industry! Say, want to set up a disruptive startup? 🤔 — 2 years 5 months ago
RT : It's almost as if delivering parcels to the right location, intact and in a timely, dependable manner could be a wh… years 5 months ago
RT : Why and How Companies Should Now Review Their Director Compensation Plans years 5 months ago
Facebook's "Chief Buzzkill" -- aka CFO Dave Wehner -- strikes again. Shocker, a forecast with concrete numbers! Goo… years 5 months ago
Do I know any baseball writers? Someday please find an excuse to refer to the swings and errors of outrageous fortu… years 5 months ago
X factor: How investors make money when companies take longer to pay their bills. Smart piece from :… years 5 months ago
Sorry, Silicon Valley—there really is no productivity miracle years 5 months ago
RT : Stores are reopening in downtown Athens, where Tesla just opened an R&D center. Aegean Airlines has placed an order… years 5 months ago
Begging your way to profitability... how would one account for that exactly? Tesla Asks Suppliers for Cash Back to… years 5 months ago
China wants to tax imported U.S. merry-go-rounds. The U.S. wants to tax Alaskan pollock from China. The problem: Ne… years 6 months ago
Wha — ?! Paging Kim... years 6 months ago
Inserting himself into monetary policy has virtually no upside for President Trump and plenty of downside via 2 years 6 months ago
😮 Gymboree has ditched its head-to-toe collections in favor of mix-and-match styles, sparking an outcry on Facebook years 6 months ago
Investor Proposals Get Sharper, Garner More Support via 2 years 6 months ago
Well, that’s that then, right? AT&T’s Randall Stephenson says the Justice Department’s appeal doesn’t change anythi… years 6 months ago
A new hotel or affordable housing? Early projects likely to shape direction of ‘opportunity zones,’ a tax-break pro… years 6 months ago
Oh, hi, AT&T! Remember us? ... Justice Department appeal ruling allowing AT&T-Time Warner merger via 2 years 6 months ago
Paul Manafort in jail: private bathroom, personal phone, no prison uniform years 6 months ago
Rough times for roughnecks. Technology has undermined one of the last high-paying blue-collar jobs: “You can’t just… years 6 months ago
Four words missing in the new tax law give restaurants heartburn years 6 months ago
Hey, Chevron overtook Exxon last year -- in the oil-patch CEO pay contest, anyway... Recently retired John Watson o… years 6 months ago
Headline: "Bankers Exerting Their Power" ... What a difference 129 years makes. (Also, can we please… years 6 months ago
RT : Happy 129th birthday to us (actually, July 8). The Wall Street Journal's first issue, four pages for 2 cents (equiv… years 6 months ago
RT : Boeing’s quest for NMA steers it away from its history (via ) years 6 months ago
Visionary — 2 years 6 months ago
Or: Doing things the same old way makes it difficult to change... Good reporting from : As colleges str… years 6 months ago
Every day low profile? Walmart wants you to like it more. So the world’s largest retailer is taking a stand on soci… years 6 months ago
Trade war hits the whey trade: American cheese makers suffer under new tariffs. Tasty piece from :… years 6 months ago
"Researchers at the [UofI] and [OSU] estimate that over four years, a 25% tariff on U.S. soybean imports by Beijing… years 6 months ago
RT : This a nice piece on TCJA-induced divorce acceleration. Rush from the altar? Rush to the faulter? years 6 months ago
When faith in the electoral process is diminished, chances increase that citizens will resort to other, darker mean… years 6 months ago
“I’d say that it’s time to reconsider our eligibility criteria,” said Middlebury Interim Provost Jeff Cason. You gr… years 6 months ago
All good points. As I mention in the article, the company does grant equity to directors periodically. — 2 years 6 months ago
Pay for Big-Company Directors Tops $300,000 via 2 years 6 months ago
RT : Due today: Engine proposals for Boeing’s next all-new airplane (via ) years 6 months ago
RT : Originally planned for next week, thrilled to announce that pre-launch subscriptions to The Air Current are now ava… years 6 months ago
Treasury wants to block efforts to get around a limit on state and local tax deductions -- but hospital and school… years 6 months ago
Urge to merge: T-Mobile, Sprint bosses to defend wireless merger at Senate hearing via 2 years 6 months ago
As supply chains reorganize to serve local markets, the numbers of jobs gained and lost probably end up a wash. The… years 6 months ago
Some excellent business journalism here: How McKinsey Lost Its Way in South Africa - The New York Times years 6 months ago
Cure for what ails it? GE will spin off its health-care business and sell its stake in Baker Hughes, focusing the c… years 6 months ago
RT : "The bottom line of our study is that women do 'ask' just as often as men. They just don’t 'get.'" years 6 months ago
RT : The no-sales-tax edge on big purchases will evaporate. Read on the fallout from the Wayfair decisi… years 6 months ago
Mnuchin contradicts White House... How often have we seen this play out now? U.S. investment restrictions won’t nam… years 6 months ago
RT : Delaware, a state with more companies than people, backed a federal change that requires Washington to identify cor… years 6 months ago
Smoke, fire? The more problem brokers a securities firm has, the more likely it is selling private-company stakes.… years 6 months ago
If the U.S. imposes sweeping tariffs on imports from China as planned, the levies will be felt not only at ports, b… years 6 months ago
These Bank Customers Are Making a Bundle on Their Deposits - The Wall Street Journal years 6 months ago
So basically, you're saying DC has been getting further away from the people since about 1800? — 2 years 6 months ago
The case of the missing 4: SEC probes whether companies rounded up earnings per share via 2 years 6 months ago
RT : Journalists: Need funds to report a business or economic story? Get a $15K grant via . Check… years 6 months ago
I used to do this almost exclusively. Not very portable. — 2 years 6 months ago
Romance on the clock? It's on the agenda, too. Smart piece by : In the era, executives’ reputatio… years 6 months ago
+1 — 2 years 6 months ago
RT : Talking points from the White House and the Republican Party sent out on Friday highlighted the president's quote t… years 7 months ago
Chowderheads? If Donald Trump wants to find the GOP establishment he campaigned against, they meet in secret on Cap… years 7 months ago
Maybe I can also get a place in New Zealand and be bifjordal? — 2 years 7 months ago
RT : You gotta check out our new, improved morning newsletter, from the WSJ Washington bureau, debuting this morning. Si… years 7 months ago
Verizon to cut off data providers that gave up customer locations years 7 months ago
RT : Confidence in the economy is rising among low-income Americans by years 7 months ago
RT : How are tax cuts affecting the economy? We can’t draw solid conclusions yet, but here are 12 charts to watch… years 7 months ago
Any reporter openings in Iceland? Just remembering what DC summers are like. — 2 years 7 months ago
Flip a coin. Heads? Your driver's license photo is in a law-enforcement facial-recognition system. “[T]he expectati… years 7 months ago
Half measures: IMF Sees U.S. Potential Growth at Half the Pace of White House Estimates via 2 years 7 months ago
RT : "Show me a hero and I will write you a tragedy. Then, decades later, the managers of my estate will take the good n… years 7 months ago
RT : Sure looks like the D is missing representation here. years 7 months ago
Sometimes change comes from the barrel of a gavel: ‘We have to help these young people who are drowning.’ Bankruptc… years 7 months ago
RT : MEANWHILE: In a rare rebuke of President Donald Trump, Republican Senate leaders set up a vote for this week that w… years 7 months ago
RT : The Commerce Department has gotten 19,000 requests from companies asking to be exempt from Trump's metals tariffs. years 7 months ago
RT : Hardly a quiet day in DC today. If this afternoon’s AT&T antitrust ruling weren’t enough, we’ll have a sentencing,… years 7 months ago
RT : For my tax friends, note that Kushner did a like-kind exchange last year. Common technique for real estate investor… years 7 months ago
Have a great idea for a big in-depth, enterprise or investigative story on business or economics? June 30 is the de… years 7 months ago
RT : Just heard chair refer to ‘nano-cap’ stocks. Waiting for someone to go further, call… years 7 months ago
Smart piece: Who speaks for Robert Mueller? Rudy Giuliani is trying to years 7 months ago
RT : Refugees now make up 1% of the world's population with "no sign of slowing down" via 2 years 7 months ago
RT : The price for getting back in business years 7 months ago
Guidance counselors: James Dimon and Warren Buffett made the case for ending the practice of providing quarterly ea… years 7 months ago
Vertigo: Find out What it's like to be the highest person on Earth in this video, as you join WSJ reporter Michael… years 7 months ago
Not such hot stuff: American Students Don’t Learn Well When It’s Hot Outside years 7 months ago
You know those mysterious hang-up spam calls? They make money even when you don't answer. How it works, from… years 7 months ago
Oh, hey, the Horn of Africa is being remilitarized. What could go wrong? How investments in the Horn of Africa coul… years 7 months ago
RT : Our data was used in this analysis of the best paying industries, offering company-level employment and wage data.… years 7 months ago
Unemployment Rate Falls to 18-Year Low; Solid Hiring in May (But I do hope makes the Ph… years 7 months ago
The cheerleaders who don’t cheer — but do get groped in the stands. Great but disturbing reporting from… years 7 months ago
RT : Re: Blagojevich, some legal experts have long been uncomfortable with his case and sentencing too. But let's not pr… years 7 months ago
RT : BMW's factory in South Carolina employs 9000 people and is the German company's largest single factory. Oh, and the… years 7 months ago
RT : There are laws that are supposed to force disclosure of foreign campaigns to influence U.S. policy. Do they work?… years 7 months ago
Great news. Colorado, and journalism, will be better. Chuck Plunkett, former Denver Post editorial page editor, to… years 7 months ago
Amen. (That would include me, incidentally...) — 2 years 7 months ago
RT : The U.S. is tightening rules on visas for Chinese nationals by 2 years 7 months ago
RT : “Algorithms may not care about equal employment opportunities, but our civil rights laws require it,” says lawyer i… years 7 months ago
Wow. I hadn't connected the dots... — 2 years 7 months ago
I know it’s wrong, but I still wish emoji was the plural of emojum. years 7 months ago
RT : After buying Pret A Manger yesterday, Germany’s JAB owns Pret, Panera, Krispy Kreme, Green Mountain Keurig, Einstei… years 7 months ago
RT : NEW: Taxi King gets no prison deal after FBI raided Michael Cohen's home, office - according to court transcripts years 7 months ago
RT : The CEO made $11.6 million but his company told the SEC he made just over $1 million. Why? Math is hard. via 2 years 7 months ago
Doing well by doing good? These private charitable foundations have found myriad ways to pay insiders. More excelle… years 7 months ago
RT : Top banking regulator warns: “The worst loans are often made in the best of times” via 2 years 7 months ago
Justice Department approves Bayer-Monsanto deal but requires asset sales years 7 months ago
One orthodontist’s student loans, already $1 million, grows by $130 a day. A look at the long, costly tail of stude… years 7 months ago
Come for the typos, stay for Warren Buffett’s retroactively shrinking pay! My latest on with years 7 months ago
RT : The NFL’s racial divide, in one chart years 7 months ago
RT : What happens when you're right but no one cares? The often lonely fight to pronounce it GARY-mander vs. JERRY-mande… years 7 months ago
Wow. I've never seen a kid shrink so much in one year! — 2 years 7 months ago
FBI repeatedly overstated encryption threat figures to Congress, public years 7 months ago
RT : So far, no bump in U.S. employment from the steel tariffs in places that should be benefiting the most. years 7 months ago
RT : Facebook director to start after annual meeting, avoid shareholder vote $FB 2 years 7 months ago
RT : Tucked into today's Fed report: "Four in 10 adults, if faced with an unexpected expense of $400, would either not b… years 7 months ago
RT : Companies other than Amazon also provide facial-recognition tech to police departments. And there are few, if any,… years 7 months ago
RT : Today’s Mail: Thank you, Director Haspel! years 7 months ago
RT : The lowest-paid software CEO is fairly recognizable. But the highest-paid? Not so much. See the entire list in an i… years 8 months ago
Not all of them, but thankfully enough of them to keep me from climbing the walls. — 2 years 8 months ago
One of the many reasons I love newsrooms and journalists: 15-minute meetings. — 2 years 8 months ago
I love watching the world suddenly get interested in phonetics -- and mondegreens too! Rand… years 8 months ago
Royal returns: Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s secret to getting rich includes investing in businesses that bene… years 8 months ago
Sure, but how much of it is redacted? — 2 years 8 months ago
“Michael is a hustler. That’s who he is, that’s what he does.” Inside Michael Cohen’s mixed efforts to remake himse… years 8 months ago
Oh, hey: CEO pay and performance often don’t match up via 2 years 8 months ago
National amusement: CBS is going on the attack against the Redstones, suing the controlling shareholder for breachi… years 8 months ago
Note to staff: "There is no other way to say it—AT&T hiring Michael Cohen as a political consultant was a big mista… years 8 months ago
Modern-day Peoria? — 2 years 8 months ago
RT : Who were among the highest-paid CEOs at U.S. companies in 2017? Does shareholder return trigger a bump in salary?… years 8 months ago
RT : SO who's gonna be first to convert all that nice Facebook/ Russia ad data back into something machine readable? — 2 years 8 months ago
We just added hundreds of companies! Now see how your pay stacks up against workers at over 1,100 public companies,… years 8 months ago
Boss no more: Eight of the best-paid CEOs of 2017 aren’t CEO anymore years 8 months ago
RT : How much do CEOs make—and how did their companies perform? The annual WSJ survey is out, by years 8 months ago
RT : Who were the highest-paid CEOs in 2017? and give you the rundown: years 8 months ago
Rejoice, full-figured women! More stores are moving larger size clothing from the Siberian nooks of sales floors to… years 8 months ago
Caveat investor: Is your broker trying to sell you private placements? He’s more likely to have multiple red flags… years 8 months ago
Some are more equal than others? Facebook employees get what’s called a ‘Sauron alert’ when a colleague accesses th… years 8 months ago
Apparently, trade wars begin before tariffs: Tariff dispute cuts into flow of U.S. soybeans and pork to China years 8 months ago
RT : A few steps investors should take now that the tax deduction for investment fees is dead via 2 years 8 months ago
Sad, but sadly also not surprising. I worked with , and he’s a damn good journalist. years 8 months ago
RT : Let's praise the Denver Post editorial page editor who wrote the truth about owner Alden Global Capi… years 8 months ago
Imagine: Your income rises, your taxes fall. For big US firms, that was reality in the first quarter. My latest, wi… years 8 months ago
IIRC, this is the first year in a while that the deadline is actually April 30, thanks to… years 8 months ago
Yes, the median-pay figures are part of the pay-ratio disclo… years 8 months ago
RT : New from me: The incentives for US companies to shift profits abroad are smaller -- but not gone. years 8 months ago
RT : Forest cover in megacities from the article "We calculated how much money trees save for your city"… years 8 months ago
Will pay for residents: North Platte, Neb., is so short of workers it will pay $10,000 to anyone who relocates.… years 8 months ago
Add this to your weekend reading list! America Is Drowning in Lists via 2 years 8 months ago
I live online now, and love interactives. But really good print (static) charts still make me happy. years 8 months ago
Nice. Tools they could use! Next time I'll be better prepared... — 2 years 8 months ago
Luckily, I recovered and showed off my motorized sit/stand desk. They loved it. 2 years 8 months ago
Today and every day! are awesome -- but for some reason I didn't think to pull up any of that... — 2 years 8 months ago
Luckily, I'm not actually running the show. Much more competent people are. years 8 months ago
When the kids stop by your desk on & you aren't expecting them & they ask what you do & in… years 8 months ago
Oops. For a minute I thought this headline was the WSJ edit page running a piece against mandatory arbitration. Una… years 8 months ago
Forget guns vs. butter. This is oil vs. corn, and the White House is stuck in the middle. Smart piece by &… years 8 months ago
RT : 's median pay wage? $28,446 a year. 's joins with how its workforce sets it apart… years 8 months ago
RT : Congratulations to all the winners of the 2018 Hillman Prizes in Journalism! This year's winners exposed injustice… years 8 months ago
RT : What's crazy about people praising China's rate of female workers (high compared with the rest of Asia) is that it'… years 8 months ago
Reliably some of the most thorough, best-reported journalism out there. Can't wait to read the ones I missed and re… years 8 months ago
RT : New from me: The mortgage-interest deduction is a shrunken version of its former self. --Number of people claimin… years 8 months ago
Whoops! Sorry about that — that’s what I get for being in DC. — 2 years 9 months ago
Hey, thanks! was a big part of the data wrangling too this time around. — 2 years 9 months ago
Great reporting by + great graphics by + great photos ) = a… years 9 months ago
RT : My surprising fact of the day: Americans are saving more of their incomes relative to before the recession! Page 12… years 9 months ago
Fee Trade? Proposed U.S. tariffs on China would pinch manufacturers unevenly, creating winners & losers. My latest… years 9 months ago
The crash of a K Street prince: How Tony Podesta's future crumbled, "a calamitous collapse propelled by unexpected… years 9 months ago
RT : Not afraid to push my agenda on students. years 9 months ago
Hardly taxing: Tax overhaul drove $2.5 billion in profits in one quarter for big banks. Without it, many would've h… years 9 months ago
Money in pocket, but not so much additional spending... U.S. retail sales rose 0.6% in March years 9 months ago
Now up to 325 companies! years 9 months ago
Median pay at Facebook is $240,000 -- No. 2 in the S&P 500. At US Bancorp, it's $58,269. Our comparison tool now in… years 9 months ago
Median pay at Facebook is $240,000 -- second highest in the S&P 500. At US Bancorp, it's $58,269. Our comparison to… years 9 months ago
CEO Tim Cook received the Free Speech Award from the Newseum last year. years 9 months ago
RT : Motivational speech that will help recruit and retain workers at Public Storage. (Click here… years 9 months ago
Or pointing a camera the the screen. — 2 years 9 months ago
RT : Bank analyst Meredith Whitney may be ducking the spotlight 10 years after her prescient Citigroup call, but she's a… years 9 months ago
Many happy returns! (And about those returns...) Meghan Markle and Prince Harry may soon feel the IRS is a third pa… years 9 months ago
Fun and games: Why Mattel and Hasbro Workers are a world apart on pay. Hint: Business model matters. My latest on… years 9 months ago
RT : “Fiddy isn’t just a rapper’s name any more. In 2018, it’s a tax break.” In the latest A-hed, &… years 9 months ago
RT : My new favorite tax story: Is that new tax break “Fiddy” or “Foedee?” years 9 months ago
Oh phooey! Is that new tax break “Fiddy” or “Foedee?” And just what is this new tax bill really called, anyway? Plu… years 9 months ago
Now that's how you use a cliche to good effect. — 2 years 9 months ago
RT : Facebook's repeated privacy missteps since signing a 2011 consent decree show the limitations of relying on the FTC… years 9 months ago
RT : Trump yesterday: “Get ready Russia, because they will be coming, nice and new and ‘smart!’” Pentagon: “The departm… years 9 months ago
Favorite tweet text today. years 9 months ago
Priorities, people: Companies are spending less on training middle-managers -- and more for senior leadership. Luck… years 9 months ago
RT : Ruble collapsing, gold spiking, and Dow set to plunge on the opening bell. All reax to Trump's missile threat today. years 9 months ago
New study finds premature death varies around the U.S., with substance-use and mental-health disorders driving incr… years 9 months ago
RT : When adjusted for aging, the employment rate is essentially back to its pre-recession level. By Harris Eppsteiner,… years 9 months ago
RT : This week features work excellent 📊 by: 1) 2) 3) , 4) ,… years 9 months ago
Just what is a U.S. company, anyway? Big American companies are finally disclosing how global their workforces have… years 9 months ago
Forget Brangelina or whoever. Sprint & T-Mobile might be getting together for realz! Maybe. years 9 months ago
You give FB, Apple & Google 15 data points. They get another 38 you don’t see. — How Pizza Night Can Cost More in D… years 9 months ago
RT : Bankruptcy headline winner -- Nine West files for bankruptcy amid dwindling foot traffic via 2 years 9 months ago
Hey , what's old is new again! Party like it's 1999? The Big Four accounting firms now get more revenu… years 9 months ago
And here's the text of the Dodd-Frank legislation, from Congress's own website -- search for "median… years 9 months ago
Congress told the SEC to write a rule requiring the disclosure from publicly traded companies, as par… years 9 months ago
How so fake news? As we explain in several articles, there is some squishiness in how companies choos… years 9 months ago
(Does the Chairman know?) Trump Organization’s web store collects sales tax in only two states. Smart reporting by… years 9 months ago
Despite $116 million in lost stock options, CSX’s pay for deceased CEO Hunter Harrison still ranks in top 10 of S&P… years 9 months ago
Hey, come work for the Daily Diary of the American Dream! is recruiting at the event on Saturd… years 9 months ago
Pay roll-call: Our pay-comparison tool now includes 244 companies -- 3 dozen more than at launch, including Intel,… years 9 months ago
Welcome to America -- have you made any illegal political contributions? Nice reporting by &… years 9 months ago
Nike’s HR chief says company fails to promote enough women, minorities—Memo years 9 months ago
RT : Some great pieces from so far this week! Including this smart tool from & ... years 9 months ago
Crack’n’pack: The tax bill is law. Now let the tax games begin. Smart piece by Ruth Simon & years 9 months ago
Great context, thanks. Employees of the biggest public companies aren't a perfec… years 9 months ago
“You weren’t supposed to look into this so you can’t prosecute me.” “Oh yeah?” Mueller Was Authorized to Investigat… years 9 months ago
Here you go. Oh -- am I taking you too literally? — 2 years 9 months ago
NPR names as deputy biz editor - Talking Biz News years 9 months ago
See where you stand among S&P 500 employees — my latest with : How Does Your Pay Stack Up?… years 9 months ago
Think budget fights have been bad? Wait til revenues fall and interest rates rise, Greg Ip says: U.S. fiscal future… years 9 months ago
Pay check: Does Verizon Really Pay the Typical Worker 60% More Than AT&T? My latest on $VZ $T — 2 years 9 months ago
Deutsche Bank examines potential successors to CEO John Cryan years 9 months ago
Paging years 10 months ago
Remember that great financial-crisis rallying cry, "Consolidate the banks!"? A decade later, find out why the bigge… years 10 months ago
Baby boomers are on the move and suburbs are drawing more Americans, new census data show via 2 years 10 months ago
RT : This would be an appropriate time to reference the compensation study from ’s :… years 10 months ago
What goes up...? CEO pay poised to post a new record. My latest with the redoubtable , using data from… years 10 months ago
Seconded. One of the truly remarkable business reporters of our time: a scoop machine and columnist who can put you… years 10 months ago
RT : In light of Facebook-Cambridge Analytica kerfuffle, it’s worth reviewing Facebook’s long history of lax enforcement… years 10 months ago
RT : My latest Harder Line column: The swamp’s perennial tug-o-war over America’s ethanol mandate.… years 10 months ago
Just (don’t) do it? Inside Nike, Women Staffers Circulated Survey About Workplace Behavior, by &… years 10 months ago
Oh my. — 2 years 10 months ago
Distinction without a difference? Unless I'm missing something, this trade deficit vs. trade surplus debate between… years 10 months ago
Rethink possible: DOJ v. AT&T could reshape US business combinations for years to come, from &… years 10 months ago
Rex Tillerson’s $15 million silver lining, from on 2 years 10 months ago
This time, everything really is different! Ten Years After the Bear Stearns Bailout, Nobody Thinks It Would Happen… years 10 months ago
Obligatory correlation ≠ causation (necessarily). — 2 years 10 months ago
RT : . and discuss how you can check if you are underpaid. years 10 months ago
RT : Via , everything you've ever wanted to know about tax extenders. A valuable resource for those "Wait, wha… years 10 months ago
RT : Stock buybacks have averaged $4.8 billion a day in 2018, twice as much as last year, if you're wondering where the… years 10 months ago
RT : Gun manufacturer Remington spent millions to build up capacity when gun sales were soaring. Then sales plunged afte… years 10 months ago
Return to spender: How your returns are used against you at Best Buy & other retailers -- smart piece by… years 10 months ago
Ivanka Trump’s continued relationship with her family's business has created a slew of problems | McClatchy Washing… years 10 months ago
RT : Some perspective: an exMcDonnell Aircraft employee recalls when firm bought Douglas Aircraft in late 60s, Mr. McDon… years 10 months ago
This ain't Jeff Immelt's GE any more: $GE didn’t pay bonuses to CEO, top executives in 2017 via 2 years 10 months ago
The calculations do include that year’s equity awards (as valued at grant) and p… years 10 months ago
RT : Have you checked your investment professional’s background? It’s quick and easy. years 10 months ago
RT : Companies for the first time are disclosing their median worker’s pay—and the gap with the CEO’s paycheck is reveal… years 10 months ago
RT : YouTube may well be operating as a giant radicalizing engine through its recommendation algorithm—leading people do… years 10 months ago
Secret no more: U.S. Firms Reveal How Much They Pay Workers — and how it stacks up against the CEO. My latest:… years 10 months ago
Inversions return: Despite U.S. Tax Overhaul, Dana Considers a Move Abroad. “I didn’t think we’d ever see an­other… years 10 months ago
RT : Despite U.S. Tax Overhaul, Ohio-Based Dana Considers a Move Abroad w/ via $DAN $GKNLY — 2 years 10 months ago
RT : Last year, 50% of new directors among S&P were women & minorities, but rep of women on boards up from 21% to 22%/Mi… years 10 months ago
Tax Law Doesn’t Pay for Itself, Harvard Economists Find years 10 months ago
RT : If you are: 1. Interested in taxes 2. In New York on March 13 and 3. A WSJ subscriber This event is for you: years 10 months ago
Until the next one! — 2 years 10 months ago
RT : Millennials to Fashion Brands: Sex Doesn't Sell years 10 months ago
Sanctions + Mr. Market doomed Exxon’s Russian projects years 10 months ago
Does this mean the ‘70s are just around the corner? U.S. Jobless Claims Hit Lowest Level Since 1969 years 10 months ago
Know your customer? Kushner’s Business Got Loans After White House Meetings years 10 months ago
Buybacks vs. Bonuses: Boom in Share Buybacks Renews Question of Who Wins From Tax Cuts, my latest with years 10 months ago
Now the bots are coming for our jeans: Levi’s Wants Lasers, Not People, to Rip Your Jeans years 10 months ago
Tax Changes Could Spur Swap Meet for Used Goods years 10 months ago
Have we been covering the tax overhaul? We sure have. Here's a roundup from the past week or so: WSJ Tax Watch… years 10 months ago
Hear no evil, speak no evil: "This culture of confidence trickled down ... with consequences that included unreacha… years 11 months ago
Buyback mountain: "Over the past three years, GE spent more than $29 billion on share repurchases, at an average pr… years 11 months ago
How “success theater” at Jeffrey Immelt’s $GE masked the rot years 11 months ago
Irn-Bru, guarana -- are there other national soft-drinks? Fun story from : Scots are stockpiling a suga… years 11 months ago
Harbinger or exception? The world’s largest retailer, Walmart, posted lower online sales growth and a lower quarter… years 11 months ago
Boeing Is Killing It by Squeezing Its Suppliers - Bloomberg Businessweek years 11 months ago
Meet the guy who gets financial advisers appearances at Harvard and West Point* -- good digging by years 11 months ago
I love this story: To pack the stands at the Pyeongchang Olympics, locals call in the ‘White Friends’ via 2 years 11 months ago
Co-operative effort: Some grain buyers are revamping operations to capture benefits of the new tax law. Smart piece… years 11 months ago
RT : Google is replacing Facebook’s traffic to publishers years 11 months ago
Not so invaluable? Americans’ love for the great outdoors contributed as much to the U.S. economy as the state of M… years 11 months ago
Anti-VIXers? How Wall Street’s ‘fear gauge’ is being rigged, according to one whistleblower years 11 months ago
RT : An utterly intriguing story! No doubt there are other booby traps in our computer-driven markets that we haven't ev… years 11 months ago
Heya, get it while it's hot! (Ebooks are hot, right?) The Wall Street Journal Guide to the New Tax Law… years 11 months ago
Sweet. My emails aren’t nearly so remunerative. — 2 years 11 months ago
Marching to the BEAT: U.S. Tax Provision May Sting Foreign Firms, from & :… years 11 months ago
RT : Congress cut taxes. So, voila, tax revenue is lower than projected before... via 2 years 11 months ago
Dear stores, groups and organizations I give my (personal) email: Don’t send me more than one offer/newsletter/emai… years 11 months ago
RT : great story years 11 months ago
Fair play? New tax law haunts companies that did ‘inversion’ deals -- a smart look by &… years 11 months ago
RT : . and went deep inside Facebook for this revealing portrait of the past two years of disrup… years 11 months ago
The tax overhaul could pay dividends for investors -- especially if they know what to look for. My guide to the Tax… years 11 months ago
Store credit? Sears Canada creditors zero in on Lampert payments by --… years 11 months ago
Cash out? The tax law is about to make analyzing earnings more tricky at many companies -- smart analysis by… years 11 months ago
Second Acts: Former Lawmaker Who Was Rejected as Ex-Im Bank Chief to Join SEC years 11 months ago
Poland & the death camps—a must-read from : “any version of past events that purports definitively t… years 11 months ago
Meet the thrombectomy. It could save your life — if it happens to be available where you live. Great piece by… years 11 months ago
RT : Prescient & piece from last April: via 2 years 11 months ago
RT : This new treatment helps stroke victims live normal lives -- but there are major variations from city to city in wh… years 11 months ago
RT : The new tax law targeting nonprofit pay over $1 mn is bad news for hospitals. But some will get hit harder than oth… years 11 months ago
RT : 1. Everyone expected a correction. 2. The market always moves in a way to maximize the number of wrong forecasts. 3… years 11 months ago
Limited liability? Steve Wynn set up LLC to pay his accuser -- the latest from via 2 years 11 months ago
Why a company that sells corsets is willing to bet the smartphone will fade. Fascinating look at Victoria's Secret… years 11 months ago
The tax bill’s double whammy for struggling firms. My latest with via 2 years 11 months ago
Depends. Anybody with new losses and recent profits, and maybe big losses but the prospect for gains in the future. — 2 years 11 months ago
For struggling firms, the tax bill packs a double whammy. My latest, with years 11 months ago
RT : How does the boss’s pay compare to the rank and file? Survey offers glimpse at CEO-worker pay ratios… years 11 months ago
Secret IPO filings, more proxy proposal challenges, more waiver requests. How the SEC is already making it easier t… years 11 months ago
I can only imagine the deluge... — 2 years 11 months ago
Tax overhaul limiting your charitable-giving deductions? You should have set up a donor-advised fund in December --… years 11 months ago
And speaking of the pay ratio, here's an interesting piece on where it could take us, from -- and the… years 11 months ago
Who owns JD Power? Well, it’s complicated... fascinating tale of secrecy and dealmaking. years 11 months ago
Companies are about to compare pay for the CEO to that of rank-and-file workers. Here's what to expect, with actual… years 11 months ago
Fascinating stuff: Job growth in states and industries that leaned toward President Donald Trump picks up after st… years 11 months ago
I've seen fewer convincing arguments in my time. — 2 years 11 months ago
Collections call: Early word on a government contract may have helped investors cash in. "It’s quite clumsy and neg… years 11 months ago
So will that extra "G" in 5G stand for Government? "This ball is going to keep bouncing..." years 11 months ago
Money talks: A Brief History of Treasury Secretaries Trying to Jawbone the Dollar years 11 months ago
RT : The flu epidemic is now the worst since 2009, with more schools closing across the country due to absenteeism.… years 11 months ago
What's in a name? Steve Wynn, one of the most powerful men in Las Vegas, pressured employees to perform sex acts, a… years 11 months ago
I like “fuddy,” personally. years 11 months ago
Treasury Skeptical About States Allowing Charitable Giving to Work Around Cap years 11 months ago
Just a few weeks old, the tax law is already reshaping how America does business. My latest, with ,… years 11 months ago
RT : Charles Schwab: Demographics, Not Policy, to Have Biggest Impact on Markets via 2 years 11 months ago
RT : I know this is self-serving, but there's a time-tested solution for this problem: Editors! (real-live humans) years 11 months ago
Also: Millennials ruining the whole population growth thing with their delayed adulthood... Paging years 11 months ago
Conspicuous non-consumption: Price wars, fewer births, rising costs — Kimberly-Clark to Cut 5,000 Jobs years 11 months ago
How Wall Street Keeps Claims Out of the Spotlight — important piece, well reported. years 12 months ago
Heard the same, and told cops are/were just around the corner. Quiet now. — 2 years 12 months ago
Shipping news: Chinese-owned or -operated ships have been ghosting across the waters in a bid to help North Korea e… years 12 months ago
RT : This whole would never have happened if more millennials would just read c’mon ppl!… years 12 months ago
There’s a pretty detailed description in the methodology at the end of the interac… years 9 hours ago
Big losses in the past? Big future tax savings, made smaller when the tax rate fell. But read 's piece… years 21 hours ago
A year on, business is pretty stoked about the Trump presidency... reports: via 3 years 1 day ago
RT : “94% of net job growth in the past decade was in the alternative work category." Lawrence Katz years 1 day ago
Debate is good. And absolutely -- read the piece; he makes clear that there are differences as well as parallels. years 1 day ago
"It may not be what customers pay but the products they never see." Standard oil, after all, drove down the price o… years 1 day ago
Good data make good graphics! years 1 day ago
Probably would have taken you 4:45 in Python. (ducks) — 3 years 1 day ago
RT : General Electric May Break Itself Up, CEO Says, After Discovering More Problems Buried at Industrial Company's Fina… years 1 day ago
For multinational firms, the tax overhaul's benefits came with a price-tag: A one-time tax on their accumulated for… years 1 day ago
Does the future of TV hang on Ma Bell's heir? Justice Department’s antitrust case against AT&T deal for Time Warner… years 6 days ago
Nope, not a mall. It’s a multipurpose leisure-time consumer destination. Fun piece by &… years 6 days ago
RT : Breaking: Price Waterhouse found guilty in the multi-crore Satyam scam, its network entities barred from issuing a… years 1 week ago
RT : Supply chain problems and drone disruption force Hobbico into bankruptcy via 3 years 1 week ago
RT : figured out why I'm still single: not enough years 1 week ago
Big employers once meant bigger pay. No longer -- the big-company pay premium is dying. My latest: via 3 years 1 week ago
Hats off — er, on — to the new tax law, GOP lawmakers say. years 1 week ago
‘There is no way I can be a true fiduciary.’ Former advisers at discount brokers got paid more to push high-priced… years 1 week ago
This could be a big deal: iPhones and Children Are a Toxic Pair, Say Two Big Apple Investors years 1 week ago
RT : I’m a blind twitter user. There are a lot of us out there. Increase your ability to reach us and help us interact w… years 1 week ago
It's the end of earnings as we know it (for a quarter), and investors feel fine... Taxes and the terrible, horrible… years 1 week ago
I feel like this could bring the whole "you're fired," "no, I quit," "no, now you're really fired" thing to a new l… years 1 week ago
A hugely important piece of reporting. Murder in America: What Makes Cities More Dangerous years 3 weeks ago
The bots oppose the fiduciary rule: investigation indicates 2 in 5 comments critical of the regulation were fa… years 3 weeks ago
It’s been a lousy year for Kevin Plank, CEO of Under Armour — but a busy year for his Plank Industries. (He says th… years 3 weeks ago
Wrong app — 3 years 3 weeks ago
Live by the leverage... For Heavily Indebted Firms Like Dell, Tax Bill Carries a Downside years 3 weeks ago
Timing is Everything 2: Companies set bonuses, spending ahead of new tax law. My latest: years 3 weeks ago
Timing is everything: Mike Milken donated a stock to charity just before it fell 38% in a day -- and he isn't the o… years 3 weeks ago
Thanks for the tax cut! Here's a few bucks. My latest, with several colleagues: via 3 years 3 weeks ago
Dear PR people: Cut it out with the cryptocurrency pitches, OK? I don't think I've ever written about them, and hav… years 3 weeks ago
The internal struggle for the future of federal consumer financial protection pits administration factions: The Div… years 3 weeks ago
RT : Among CPAs, it’s common to hear a major piece of tax legislation called “The Accountants’ Full Employment Act” -- a… years 4 weeks ago
Let the games begin? Money-losing companies could take advantage of tax law’s 2018 start date -- smart piece by… years 4 weeks ago
RT : Takata to pay just a fraction of a penny for air-bag damages via 3 years 4 weeks ago
Then they started shouting about Exoatmospheric Reentry-vehicle Interceptor Subsystems... — 3 years 4 weeks ago
Dear PR people: If you could have written your tax-bill-passes statement a month ago, it isn't very informative. The score so far: 0 for 5. — 3 years 4 weeks ago
Tick Rick: Here’s how the GOP tax plan came together: years 4 weeks ago
Worth a read, not just for the great headline: This One Weird Tax Trick Could Raise GDP, Shrink the Trade Deficit years 4 weeks ago
There were a few unpleasant surprises, but mostly, it’s a tax bill business can love. My latest: years 4 weeks ago
Past losses are valuable to companies b/c they can offset future profits, reducing taxes. A tax cut actually reduce… years 1 month ago
Meanwhile, on the Uncertainty Report: Boeing, Airbus Sales Imperiled as Trump Administration Formulates Iran Plan years 1 month ago
GOP Makes Change to Child Tax Credit in Bid to Satisfy Rubio years 1 month ago
RT : Thursday in Puerto Rico 85 days after Maria reports: *64% power generation *93% of ppl have water *633 s… years 1 month ago
I assume this doesn't mean legislating is a game of chicken. — 3 years 1 month ago
RT : Get your coverage on the net neutrality decision on the news years 1 month ago
RT : Shaping up to be a good holiday season for retailers. via 3 years 1 month ago
Is this part of his marketing for the Hyperloop? Just curious. — 3 years 1 month ago
RT : In other big news, Mirai's mastermind pleaded guilty: w/ 3 years 1 month ago
RT : New York bans insurers from using education and occupation in setting auto-insurance rates via 3 years 1 month ago
This is an approach I can endorse. But how about a demolition derby instead? years 1 month ago
Full Employment for CPAs Act of 2017? For Pass-Through Businesses, Let the (Tax) Games Begin - WSJ years 1 month ago
A tax fix for the auto dealers sent the bulldozer dealers scrambling. Now the tractor dealers are wary. A tale of l… years 1 month ago
RT : What a to do! 20% vs. 22%: The Tension Over Two Points in the Corporate Tax Rate. My latest with : years 1 month ago
RT : The real Elzor the Blarghmaster is going to be so mad when he finds out someone stole his name to support the… years 1 month ago
The bots are commenting: Millions post feedback on federal rules (not just net neutrality). Some have been dead for… years 1 month ago
Businesses Push to Repeal Corporate AMT December 12, 2017 04:25 AM As House and Senate lawmakers continue has… years 1 month ago
As Economy Gains Strength, Companies Sell (and Spend) More: years 1 month ago
20% vs. 22%: The Tension Over Two Points in the Corporate Tax Rate: years 1 month ago
CEOs on the Tax Plans: Watching the Details December 12, 2017 04:25 AM As House and Senate lawmakers continue… years 1 month ago
Businesses Push Workers to Mobilize Before Tax Revamp: years 1 month ago
Companies That Perform Best Don’t Pay CEOs the Most: years 1 month ago
Equifax Says Departing CEO Won’t Get $5.2 Million in Severance Pay: years 1 month ago
For Multinationals, the Tax Bill’s Good Likely Outweighs the Bad: years 1 month ago
GE’s Next CEO to Get $5 Million in Target Pay but No Special Stock Award: years 1 month ago
More Company Boards Add Oversight of Political Spending: years 1 month ago
U.S. Companies Post Profit Growth Not Seen in Six Years: years 1 month ago
What a to do! 20% vs. 22%: The Tension Over Two Points in the Corporate Tax Rate. My latest with : years 1 month ago
RT : As the Alabama votes roll in, here are some key places and constituencies to watch for: by… years 1 month ago
Congrats! — 3 years 1 month ago
Don't knock potatopolitik. years 1 month ago
RT : Trump's pick to head the FDIC arrived in the US in her teens from eastern Europe with $500 in her pocket. years 1 month ago
That sounds about right... and you're the one, most of the time! — 3 years 1 month ago
Well there's your mistake -- reading proxy filings. — 3 years 1 month ago
I need a flow-chart. — 3 years 1 month ago
RT : Your stipple drawing of the week years 1 month ago
Blind justice, great. Napping justice? Not so good. years 1 month ago
We can cram more context into ~20 words! 😉 years 1 month ago
Lampert's web of relationships with Sears may look complicated, but much of it boils down to reducing risk -- his o… years 1 month ago
RT : Citigroup faces $20 billion writedown on deferred tax assets from tax overhaul via 3 years 1 month ago
RT : read this: years 1 month ago
RT : GE’s Power Division to eliminate 12,000 jobs as part of cost cuts via 3 years 1 month ago
RT : House: No more private activity bonds after 12/31. Bond market: Ok. Let's triple last year's issuances before the… years 1 month ago
RT : Sears investor urges company to explore going private, via years 1 month ago
RT : The live blog on GOP tax plan covers our work : What do tax plans mean for the federal budget?… years 1 month ago
RT : Eddie Lampert is shedding assets and borrowing billions to reshape Sears. Who's on the other side of these deals? O… years 1 month ago
But here — Merrill Sherman drew you a picture (and we explain the pieces). years 1 month ago
What’s Eddie Lampert doing at Sears? It’s complicated... my latest on : via 3 years 1 month ago
Curious how the tax overhaul would change federal spending & the deficit? Steve Ballmer has you covered. via 3 years 1 month ago
RT : The biggest casualty to AI won't be jobs, but the final and complete eradication of trust in anything you see or he… years 1 month ago
RT : Heavy-duty truck orders are on a roll, reviving fortunes at truck and engine manufacturers via 3 years 1 month ago
RT : Attention Kroger shoppers: The company's CFO has some thoughts on the tax bill: via 3 years 1 month ago
., I strongly suspect Boomers are the driving force behind pumpkin spice. Not to turn it into inte… years 1 month ago
RT : Interesting to hear former Build America Bureau chief Martin Klepper say at he’s “increasingly convinced… years 1 month ago
"Those damn kids on my lawn again." — 3 years 1 month ago
RT : CVS-Aetna Merger A Bid To Bring Down Health Costs. But Will Any Savings Be Shared With Consumers?… years 1 month ago
Mueller seems to be following the money, as any prosecutor would do... years 1 month ago
RT : A bankruptcy judge to a lawyer who said an upcoming hearing conflicts with his 10th wedding anniversary plans: “You… years 1 month ago
RT : Deportations have actually FALLEN under Trump... partly due to fewer attempted illegal border crossings.… years 1 month ago
As Economy Gains Strength, Companies Sell (and Spend) More December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking and othe… years 1 month ago
Businesses Push to Repeal Corporate AMT December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking and other industries m… years 1 month ago
Businesses Push Workers to Mobilize Before Tax Revamp December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking and othe… years 1 month ago
Companies That Perform Best Don’t Pay CEOs the Most December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking and other… years 1 month ago
CEOs on the Tax Plans: Watching the Details December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking and other industri… years 1 month ago
CEO Pay for Performance: How Smart Are the Targets? December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking and other… years 1 month ago
Equifax Says Departing CEO Won’t Get $5.2 Million in Severance Pay December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking… years 1 month ago
GE’s Next CEO to Get $5 Million in Target Pay but No Special Stock Award December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, ba… years 1 month ago
For Multinationals, the Tax Bill’s Good Likely Outweighs the Bad December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking an… years 1 month ago
More Company Boards Add Oversight of Political Spending December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking and ot… years 1 month ago
U.S. Companies Post Profit Growth Not Seen in Six Years December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking and ot… years 1 month ago
Businesses Push to Repeal Corporate AMT years 1 month ago
RT : Hey guys, might want to read and save this: years 1 month ago
Hey , you've got style (and substance)! years 1 month ago
So could an employer hire Aetna to pay Caremark to contract with CVS for employees' medications? CVS to buy Aetna f… years 1 month ago
If you give companies an R&D tax credit, then impose an alternative minimum tax that excludes the tax credit ... di… years 1 month ago
RT : The Senate loves the research tax credit. The Senate may have just largely repealed the research tax credit in the… years 1 month ago
RT : “I’m so insulted when people say that lawmaking is like sausage making,” said Stanley A. Feder, president of Simply… years 1 month ago
RT : Today I heard a commercial for how to get started in digital currencies and ICOs on the local radio in Cincinnati. SELL SELL SELL 💸 — 3 years 1 month ago
RT : A group of high school kids tried to make the "snot otter" (or the Eastern hellbender, if you prefer) the official… years 1 month ago
RT : FDA approves monthly injection for opioid addiction via 3 years 1 month ago
RT : YOUR TAX DOLLARS AT WORK: Texas Congressman Blake Farenthold used $84K of federal fund to pay sexual harassment set… years 1 month ago
Business Investment Varies Little With Corporate-Tax Changes, Economist Says via years 1 month ago
How political spending can work, from : Who Is Running the Mysterious PAC Supporting Roy Moore? years 1 month ago
Where's the whiplash emoji when you need it? years 1 month ago
RT : House tax bill would eliminate bonds that were a key tool to finance more than half the built ea… years 1 month ago
"I felt almost drunk with how much I could learn.” Fantastic to see a profile of Prof. Frankel, one of the sharpest… years 1 month ago
RT : What I learned today: Natural gas generated more electricity in US last year than coal. Great historical perspectiv… years 1 month ago
Except, you know, ruin everything. — 3 years 1 month ago
GE’s Successful Effort to Change GOP Tax Bill Shows Lobbying Clout years 1 month ago
Aha! Thanks. I was just too impatient, I think. — 3 years 1 month ago
No merry old soul here... Power Shift: Chart-by-chart, how natural gas and renewables dethroned king coal. Great vi… years 1 month ago
RT : Coal plants keep closing, but the shuttered plants are now larger and younger. (Yesterday, announced t… years 1 month ago
Didn't the Congressional Research Service answer this in 2011? years 1 month ago
RT : A machine that replaces 20% of tasks in 100% of jobs produces very different labor market outcomes than one that re… years 1 month ago
RT : .: "When the president loses confidence in somebody, they’ll no longer be here.” But won’t specifically sa… years 1 month ago
RT : . sayd has confidence in Rex Tillerson — 3 years 1 month ago
This is pretty cool, but can you include income ranges for the quintiles/cohorts so people can better… years 1 month ago
RT : Want to understand what the proposed Senate tax changes (before amendments are made) mean across income brackets? C… years 1 month ago
Well, they do say they're in the risk business... Tax Bill Provisions Could Bedevil Offshore Reinsurers, Analyst Sa… years 1 month ago
Flashback: When Blankenship was shown the door in 2010, he got $12 million cash, $33 million in retirement ben… years 1 month ago
Wow. Former coal CEO convicted on charges tied to mine deaths to run for Senate. via 3 years 1 month ago
RT : I think the safest bet at this point is to fire all the baby boomers. — 3 years 1 month ago
RT : Bankruptcy judge cuts to the chase on Weinstein Co.'s prospects. via years 1 month ago
RT : All true! years 1 month ago
Business investment was stronger than first thought: U.S. GDP Growth Revised Up to 3.3% Rate years 1 month ago
Deep waters: Mike Flynn’s Promotion of Nuclear-Plant Project Went Deep Into the White House years 1 month ago
The global offshore system means we can’t trust basic economic figures. Smart piece from via 3 years 1 month ago
What the Tax Bill Would Look Like for 25,000 Middle-Class Families -- really nicely done visualization from years 1 month ago
Small business may not be on board with the tax bill... interesting piece from : years 1 month ago
Produce or pay: Wal-Mart, Kroger impose more fines for missed grocery deliveries via 3 years 1 month ago
Problem solved. years 1 month ago
RT : Supreme Court Lets Stand Maryland Assault-Weapons Ban via 3 years 1 month ago
Fishy business: Tax overhaul is great for canned tuna, craft beer & organic salad dressing. Fun piece from… years 1 month ago
RT : From this morning: Senate tax bill targets profits of some foreign airlines years 1 month ago
RT : A Lunar Eclipse flat-Earther’s have never seen. years 1 month ago
Mmmmm... donuts.... — 3 years 1 month ago
RT : Coke-dealing reporter discovered when his gun accidentally goes off in the newsroom. Arrested downstairs by the und… years 1 month ago
Where the Internet began: tonight, Brian Dear on “The Untold Story of the Plato System & the Dawn of Cyberculture” years 1 month ago
Psst! Big data only works if you use it... Retailers’ Emails Misfire for Many Shoppers, by on 3 years 1 month ago
Showdown at the CFPB corral: Deputy Chief Sues Trump Over Agency Leadership years 1 month ago
A great read. The Rise and Fall of a Law-School Empire Fueled by Federal Loans years 1 month ago
Ah, Excel, we hardly knew ye... Haven’t used it in years, but still a little nostalgic. From : Stop usi… years 1 month ago
Making tracks: Under Armour Footwear Chief Peter Ruppe to Depart years 1 month ago
(Paging Mr. Bergstresser!) Two women started Stitch Fix. When it goes public, one will be worth $250M. The other? S… years 2 months ago
Vertical challenge: Why a DOJ vs. AT&T-Time Warner case could be a close call. Smart piece by : via 3 years 2 months ago
Inflation in chains: GOP tax bill’s CPI switch would eventually lift taxes on the middle class, Greg Ip writes… years 2 months ago
RT : In effort to reduce costs and to promote cost predictability, and in response to the recent period of historically… years 2 months ago
RT : After years of complaining about uncertainty, Rs/Trump proposing to pass tax cuts that expire; insert sunsets into… years 2 months ago
LOL years 2 months ago
This was quite the moment. A couple other show-of-hands questions got similar responses during the event. years 2 months ago
RT : My Carto map of poor and rich schools: 3 years 2 months ago
RT : You would not like the motions I wrote on behalf of my clients. The 6th amendment doesn’t mean anything to most Americans. — 3 years 2 months ago
Pence Lobbies CEOs to Back Tax Plan -- and get their employees to do the same: via 3 years 2 months ago
Check back in 48 days, folks! VP Pence: "I know we will pass the largest tax cut in American history, and we will p… years 2 months ago
VP Pence to CEOs at : Want a tax overhaul? "I want you to go tell somebody -- especially the people w… years 2 months ago
RT : The GOP tax plan would create a Medicare funding cliff years 2 months ago
VP Pence: "This is going to be a middle-class tax cut. We're going to simplify the tax code." Also, corporate tax r… years 2 months ago
"They’re not going to have to cram into some little downtown area.” Some long-shot small-town bids for Amazon's new… years 2 months ago
RT : I know, I know. Individual mandate. It matters. But so does pass-through taxation. via 3 years 2 months ago
RT : House GOP Tax Plan Would Hit Grad Students With Massive Tax Hike years 2 months ago
McConnell: Roy Moore Should Abandon ‘Collapsing’ Senate Bid years 2 months ago
How do US CEOs feel about the tax plans? It’s all in the details (& it’s all details). My latest on : years 2 months ago
RT : U.S. Sentencing Commission says federal prison sentences for black men are 20% longer than for whites, after contro… years 2 months ago
RT : Another CEO pop quiz, another sign of a gulf between business and 1600 Pennsylvania: Are you worried that Trump isn… years 2 months ago
Seib on tax overhaul: Will this happen, can you guarantee it will happen? "This will happen," McConnell says. "Ever… years 2 months ago
RT : The pass-through taxation dilemma, in one paragraph: years 2 months ago
RT : Second time today that CEOs have given this question a lukewarm reception. years 2 months ago
Very sad to hear of Uwe Reinhardt's death. He was a smart, thoughtful researcher & generous source, for green & exp… years 2 months ago
RT : For what it's worth, also this by-state export map, from Business Insider, July 27, 2015; their source… years 2 months ago
Credited to Globe & Mail. years 2 months ago
Was just going to ask. Thanks! — 3 years 2 months ago
"Absolutely true" that steel-users employ more than producers, but no reason to think companies deserve "dumped pro… years 2 months ago
Steel-buying companies employ more people than steel-making companies. How do you balance that? Wilbur Ross: Look a… years 2 months ago
Why go trilateral with Nafta instead of bilateral? Wilbur Ross: One, there was a pre-existing framework. Two, "if y… years 2 months ago
One reason trade deficit is so big: "Non-trade, non-commercial influences have dominated the negotiators," Wilbur R… years 2 months ago
Says would prefer to have Canada and Mexico come to the table and work out a mutually agreeable deal. — 3 years 2 months ago
Wilbur Ross on an end to Nafta: "It would be far more damaging to them than to us." 3 years 2 months ago
Trade, tax -- must look at it as a package, making investment in US more attractive, Wilbur Ross tells… years 2 months ago
Wilbur Ross: US content of cars made in Mexico or Canada and imported to US has gone down, using parts from outside… years 2 months ago
Wilbur Ross: 5-year sunset for all trade agreements has been constant since the campaign. 3 years 2 months ago
Talking about the trade deficit "shorthand" for jobs, Wilbur Ross tells . Best to narrow trade defici… years 2 months ago
Is a goal of tax overhaul to make the U.S. a Mecca for investment? Wilbur Ross: "Absolutely." 3 years 2 months ago
Negotiating multiple bilateral agreements easier if you start with some "some standardized language" rather than a… years 2 months ago