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Finance Tech, Trading

First it was bitcoin. Now Overstock makes push into real estate

July 23, 2018

Via: CNN

Overstock announced Monday that it is relaunching Houserie, a real estate property management site it bought in February. The site will be geared toward landlords with services like background checks for potential tenants and rent payment management. Overstock said Houserie […]


financial technology, fintech

The Fintech Effect: An Ecommerce Merchant’s Guide for 2018

January 26, 2018

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

Like most things that arrive suddenly and unexpectedly, the wave of financial technology startups that appeared at the start of the decade was met with skepticism, apprehension — even contempt. This so-called Fintech Revolution threatened to take down the financial […]


Industries, Others

The Yin and Yang of Budgets: Why a Balance of Flexibility and Inflexibility is Vital to Your Business

November 10, 2017

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

When selecting a business solution, whether it’s for managing inventory, supply chains or customer relationships, you’ll hear the buzzword “flexibility” thrown around quite a bit as a main value proposition. While I absolutely agree that flexibility is key, when it […]


Finance Tech, Industries, Manufacturing, Trading

General Motors beats on earnings, shares rise (GM)

October 24, 2017

Via: Business Insider

The No. 1 U.S. automaker General Motors Co posted a quarterly net loss on Tuesday caused by charges related to the sale of its Opel unit in Europe to France’s PSA Group , but excluding the charges the results beat […]


Industries, Manufacturing

Tesla shares to plunge nearly 40% due to weak Model 3 production: Goldman

October 3, 2017

Via: CNBC

Tesla’s third quarter Model 3 delivery miss is further evidence the electric car maker will have difficulties ramping manufacturing for the key vehicle, according to a top Wall Street firm. In the third quarter, Tesla delivered 26,150 total vehicles and […]


Industries, Retail & Wholesale

Nordstrom Talks to Go Private Could Be in Trouble

October 2, 2017

Via: TheStreet

Shares of Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN – Get Report) tumbled over 5% in premarket trading Monday, Oct. 2, after insiders said talks to take the Seattle-based retailer private could be in danger of failing, according to the New York Post. The […]


Financial Services, Industries, News

Here’s how the Fed’s decisions will begin impacting the market

August 17, 2017

Via: CNBC

The Federal Reserve’s meeting minutes published Wednesday afternoon revealed the central bank is quite divided when it comes to future interest rate increases, and one portfolio manager laid out in a interview with CNBC’s “Trading Nation” how the Fed’s upcoming hikes may […]


Industries, Manufacturing

Marrying less and dying sooner — how the downward spiral of manufacturing is hurting American men

August 9, 2017

Via: Business Insider

During the 2016 presidential campaign, Republican candidate Donald Trump tapped into the anger over the loss of manufacturing and coal jobs. The culprit behind the misery of American workers, he said, was international trade. The message resonated, especially with male […]


Industries, Retail & Wholesale

McDonald’s plans to nearly double restaurants in China

August 9, 2017

Via: ABC News

McDonald’s will nearly double the number of restaurants in China in the next five years, eventually surpassing Japan as the hamburger chain’s second-biggest market outside the U.S. The company expects to have 4,500 restaurants in China by 2022, up from 2,500. With fewer people […]


Industries, Retail & Wholesale

Amazon Picks Melbourne as the Location For Its First Warehouse in Australia

August 3, 2017

Via: Fortune

U.S. retail giant Amazon.com (AMZN, -0.03%) unveiled the location of its first warehouse in Australia on Thursday, picking an industrial area outside Melbourne in a major step towards launching operations in the world’s 12th-largest economy. Australians can already buy Amazon products from offshore, but the […]