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When broadband providers dislike speed-test results, they get the government to ignore some data. The result: Many… hours 26 min ago
RT : Why are companies here? Profit ? Social change? To build communities? Enrich employees? Address climate change? Cus… day 19 hours ago
RT : From last night: Impeachment? Trade deal? That all matters, but.... Tax nerds, we have a SALT cap repeal bill o… days 4 hours ago
A soft-spoken giant of economic policy: Paul Volcker, Who Guided U.S. Monetary Policy and Finance for Nearly Three… days 6 hours ago
U.S. furniture factories are humming. The problem: There aren’t enough skilled workers available. days 22 hours ago
Fascinating, despite the apparently limited range of likely scenarios: DNA evidence's reliability called into quest… days 43 min ago
Then again, maybe we will... Amazon Leases New Manhattan Office Space, Less Than a Year After HQ2 Pullout - WSJ… days 21 hours ago
Jobs have grown an average 205,000 per month in the three months through November days 7 hours ago
RT : I have yet to see another song that explained economic principles of supply and demand this well — 6 days 18 hours ago
Workplace Immigration Inquiries Quadruple Under Trump —gang & weapons cases decline... week 7 hours ago
RT : “We’re seeing lower imports of consumer goods overall, with most of that due to shrinking imports from China,” note… week 1 day ago
RT : When Peloton’s S-1 included company’s warning about material weaknesses in accounting and disclosure controls, ever… week 1 day ago
In the 2020 campaign, the jobs question looks straightforward, what with job-creation and unemployment trends. But… week 1 day ago
RT : Today on , part 2 of ’s wild inside story of the turmoil inside Renaissance, which spilled i… weeks 1 day ago
Also known as National Live at Work Day. — 2 weeks 1 day ago
Anyone know what to do with a Nest thermostat when the dial doesn't work? The screen lights up, I can push to get t… weeks 1 day ago
49 weeks and counting! The latest Election+Business newsletter looks at business issues in the Democratic debate, w… weeks 2 days ago
Woo-hoo! Congrats to : Jennifer Liberto joins The Post as deputy economics editor weeks 3 days ago
The Wall Street Journal has identified utilities that were the target of a wave of cyberattacks this year dubbed “L… weeks 3 days ago
CASH OF THE TITANS: If Amazon and Apple hadn't ramped up spending, capex would have declined in 3Q for the S&P 500… weeks 4 days ago
RT : Liberals arts majors get criticized for not preparing for the workforce but majoring in biz doesn't guarantee high… weeks 4 days ago
But man, we didn’t miss its legacy, which was everywhere in LR. — 2 weeks 6 days ago
A lot of good reporters and editors came out of that newsroom — with plenty still in it! — 2 weeks 6 days ago
Fear, exhaustion and cheap, ubiquitous robocalls help scammers bilk even educated victims. One oncology nurse lost… weeks 6 days ago
A stunning story of silence and secrecy, from : As USA Gymnastics wrestled with allegations against… weeks 2 hours ago
Hilarious read. Best part: People being thoroughly aware of what they're doing.... What’s vacation for? Paying for… weeks 22 hours ago
For the second presidential campaign in a row, business is bracing to be the political piñata. Read an excerpt from… weeks 22 hours ago
Which is why there's an entire article attached to the cool charts… weeks 1 day ago
What I'm trying to say is, the degree to which candidates use filler phrases can tell you a lot. Really nice work b… weeks 1 day ago
RT : KPMG Owes Nothing For Enabling $4.1M Fraud to Be Committed Against College 3 weeks 1 day ago
Wrangler vs. Levi’s, GMC vs. Volkswagen, Chick-fil-A vs. Starbucks: The red/blue divisions that define national pol… weeks 1 day ago
NRA paid Wayne LaPierre $2.2 million in 2018, a 55% increase. weeks 5 days ago
The algorithm isn’t blind — excellent work here: Blacklisting websites. Favoring big businesses. Editing autofill r… weeks 6 days ago
America's biggest banks will soon have to add billions to their reserves, and they say they could cut lending in re… weeks 6 days ago
Anatomy of a revenue crunch: Sportswear brand pushed early shipments and dumped goods at off-price chains to keep a… weeks 6 days ago
And then there were — dang, I keep losing count. Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick has launched a late-stage… weeks 7 hours ago
Google’s effort to store millions of patients’ health records includes an interface much like its flagship search e… weeks 1 day ago
RT : The entire Wall Street Journal website is free all weekend, Nov. 9-11. That includes newly published articles and e… month 3 days ago
"Small contribution" is an understatement. His picture's in the inaugural issue, folks — it's a great way to get an… month 3 days ago
RT : Attention linguists! We are recruiting native speakers of British English who are also linguists or postgraduate st… month 3 days ago
Can someone in PR please explain to me the concept of a "press release" or "news release" that contains zero contac… month 3 days ago
Two Giuliani associates in February urged Ukraine’s then-president to announce probes in return for U.S. state visi… month 3 days ago
RT : Brett Whitaker said his team was “dumbfounded” by Mattel’s decision not to restate earnings in response to accounti… month 5 days ago
RT : After Barbie doll-maker Mattel uncovered an accounting error, its auditor PwC was involved in the decision not to d… month 5 days ago
RT : New from me: A wealth tax would encourage billionaires to give money to charity — fast. And it would also put pre… month 5 days ago
RT : More detail here on Columbus, Indiana--VP Pence's hometown--which just elected its first majority Democrat city cou… month 5 days ago
Pete Buttigieg has recently distanced himself from ex-employer McKinsey, but he is the biggest beneficiary in the p… month 6 days ago
A great episode. month 1 week ago
Oh, and ask them about *their* ideas for stories. They're usually pretty good. — 1 month 1 week ago
I'm late to this, but for writers: Share & talk about the data early on. Don't be afraid to make some cr… month 1 week ago
RT : Election 2020 promises to be one of the most consequential for business in a generation. Everything is up for deb… month 1 week ago
Hey, I just launched the WSJ's newsletter on business & the 2020 election. See the first issue here:… month 1 week ago
Humbler than you are, and proud of it: Do analysts underestimate the earnings potential of companies run by modest… month 1 week ago
RT : RT : From Boeing to WeWork, a record number of big U.S. companies are dividing their leadership roles—often… month 1 week ago
Institutional Shareholder Services says guidelines that require firms to explain advice to shareholders are an abus… month 1 week ago
RT : reminds me of this one from and month 1 week ago
Greg Mankiw's Blog: I am no longer a Republican month 2 weeks ago
Murray Energy, owned by Trump ally Robert Murray, became the latest coal company to file for chapter 11 month 2 weeks ago
AT&T Reaches Truce With Activist as TV Defections Worsen - WSJ month 2 weeks ago
Has anyone's phone menu *not* recently changed? Just curious. — 1 month 2 weeks ago
Bludgeoned with a metal banjo? Metaphor, most definitely. — 1 month 2 weeks ago
WeWork employee options are underwater as Adam Neumann stands to receive up to $1.7 billion under a deal with SoftB… month 2 weeks ago
After a 2013 building collapse killed more than 1,100 people, most clothing retailers pledged to avoid dangerous fa… month 2 weeks ago
New Mexico federal district judges overwhelmed; “When you combine the heavy caseloads with the vacancies, it’s crus… month 3 weeks ago
RT : This is a great chart. month 3 weeks ago
Deferred maintenance: PG&E said it could take 10 years to improve its electric system enough to significantly dimin… month 3 weeks ago
Countries are getting closer to new global rules to coordinate corporate taxes in a digital age month 3 weeks ago
“In sports, business and the military, the only thing that counts is, at the end of the day, what the score is on t… month 3 weeks ago
AT&T could reach agreement with activist investor this month month 3 weeks ago
Audit Watchdog Plagued by Internal Strife, Whistleblower Claims - WSJ month 3 weeks ago
It’s a tax-policy question with a seemingly simple answer: Who pays what? In reality, how taxes are distributed acr… month 4 weeks ago
News: The White House gave a political appointee authority to keep aid to Ukraine on hold after career budget staff… months 3 days ago
Charleston mass murderer Dylann Roof got his gun because of background check gaps, internal report shows — Roll Cal… months 3 days ago
Yes please. (And the kicker turns out to be the kicker.) months 4 days ago
Sorry not sorry: What China wants in its standoff with the NBA is the one concession the league has been unwilling… months 4 days ago
RT : Keep an eye on bank stocks to see how investors are feeling about the economy after expected updates on the Fed and… months 4 days ago
RT : In city after city, across the nation, Trump has failed to pay local officials who provide thousands of dollars’ wo… months 4 days ago
RT : LAPD searches blacks and Latinos more. But they’re less likely to have contraband than whites months 4 days ago
RT : Episode 50!!!! of . The tweet that created a storm in China for the NBA. explain why there is n… months 4 days ago
A majority approves of the impeachment inquiry. Of that majority, more say there isn't currently enough evidence to… months 4 days ago
Raising the bar (just a little): Most corporate directors still run unopposed and win their seats in landslides. Bu… months 5 days ago
Retirement is getting chillier for a lot of GE employees... GE says changes would cut its pension deficit by up to… months 5 days ago
Oh, hey, securities filings matter: Details that were wrong or omitted from its financial disclosures may have sour… months 5 days ago
Tim Apple and The Donald: the unlikely power odd couple. Great piece: Apple CEO Tim Cook has mastered the art of di… months 1 week ago
Trade-offs: The U.S. trade gap widened in August to $54.9 billion, showing the economy’s resilience in the face of… months 1 week ago
U.S. officials are increasingly concerned that Turkey soon will mount a major incursion into northern Syria and tri… months 1 week ago
Notes from the bench: Who’s passing notes when they should be listening? Supreme Court Justices. (‘Griffey flied ou… months 1 week ago
No nation is an island: The U.S. economy, in the past, was often strong enough to lead the rest of the world into g… months 1 week ago
Boeing omitted safeguards in MAX’s flight-control system that were in an earlier version used on a tanker jet, say… months 2 weeks ago
A 2015 trip to Moscow by NRA leaders gave Russians an opening to the organization as the election was ramping up, a… months 2 weeks ago
RT : Episode 42 of : The Whistleblower Complaint -- point by point. months 2 weeks ago
Rudy Giuliani, the Trump administration’s international man of mystery: Giuliani Sits at the Center of the Ukraine… months 2 weeks ago
I don't think I can get a Cadillac for that, but it's still a lot of money... The average cost of employer health c… months 2 weeks ago
Sorry, did I say anything about causality? Maybe your conclusions are jumping? — 2 months 2 weeks ago
An illuminating look behind the scenes as the White House delayed aid to Ukraine ... from How Cong… months 2 weeks ago
Governance case studies for years to come: Lawyers inside Nissan Motor have raised concerns that the company’s inte… months 2 weeks ago
China argues a silent majority opposes the Hong Kong protests. A closer look suggests a big chunk of the city is qu… months 3 weeks ago
RT : Good news: The U.S. finalized a deal with Mexican tomato growers. Bad News: American importers warn it could lead t… months 3 weeks ago
As usual, hits the bullseye. The lesson from WeWork: The supposed brilliance of the private market m… months 3 weeks ago
RT : Desperate for anything with a positive yield, investors are pushing into "cov-lite" loans with less lender protecti… months 3 weeks ago
Looks like we're on a journey. — 2 months 3 weeks ago
Pretty sure Dow Jones would consider a customer bill that's 64 days late to be delinquent. months 3 weeks ago
This is a chilling story. months 3 weeks ago
RT : This is one of the strangest things I've ever heard of. If you can't hire a CFO, just make one up??… months 3 weeks ago
RT : 💰Small-dollar political donations have exploded this campaign cycle, thanks in large part to technology that makes… months 3 weeks ago
Battle of the 800 lb gorillas: Amazon has a lot of critics. One is the Free and Fair Markets Initiative, which does… months 3 weeks ago
Too many guns on the consumer market, gun-maker says: Colt Defense says it will stop producing AR-15 rifles for civ… months 3 weeks ago
This is among the best & most important political analyses I've seen in a long time. You should read it — Democrats… months 3 weeks ago
Wow. No details posted yet — stay tuned! AT&T Explores Parting Ways With DirecTV via 2 months 3 weeks ago
Always Low Prices: Walmart likely discriminated against 178 female workers by paying less or denying promotions bec… months 3 weeks ago
First among equals? Amazon changed its powerful search system in a way that boosts the company’s own products, a mo… months 3 weeks ago
Fascinating! Succession battle, in real life: Who next leads AT&T raises potential investor revolt. months 4 weeks ago
This is a remarkable and vivid tour through the flooding that has hit the Midwest hard this year. It's broad and de… months 1 day ago
Content isn't king? Smart piece from : Elliott says Verizon rightly focused on its wireless business… months 3 days ago
Seven states asked a court to invalidate a rule requiring stockbrokers to disclose more about conflicts of interest… months 3 days ago
Another reason the economy is creaky —debt. Smart piece from : Global debt owed by governments, business… months 5 days ago
Forget giant squid vs. whale. Bank vs. credit union is one of the epic beltway battles of our time... smart piece b… months 1 week ago
RT : Trump won in 2016 in part by peeling off rank-and-file union members. Now Democrats hope to lure them back. months 1 week ago
More people now have the option of checking a box labeled “X” as their gender designation months 1 week ago
It was a smart approach to some fascinating data. Thanks! months 1 week ago
RT : What has Elmer’s glue, “chocolate sauce” and nearly $3 billion? This corporate tax story from ⁦⁩ and… months 2 weeks ago
U.S. Consumer Spending Rose Sharply in July months 2 weeks ago
Marty Weitzman's Noah's Ark Problem - Marginal REVOLUTION months 2 weeks ago
An undersea cliffhanger from , & "If the U.S. rejects Pacific Light’s applicat… months 2 weeks ago
One of my favorite charts of late. months 2 weeks ago
RT : Good morning. The U.S. sees isolation at . Plus, talks what the last week of August means for ma… months 2 weeks ago
Just in time for campaign season! FEC Set to Lose Ability to Conduct Business Amid Rising Vacancies months 2 weeks ago
RT : Johnson & Johnson up more than 4% in after-hours trading, which tells you traders don't seem to be too worried that… months 2 weeks ago
AT&T telecom chief John Donovan to retire months 2 weeks ago
RT : Big business CEOs make even more money than their gargantuan pay packages suggest. ⁦ months 2 weeks ago
CEOs don’t get what their companies pay them — they often get quite a bit more. My latest: Intricate pay structures… months 2 weeks ago
RT : Please share with your favorite mom, dad or parent group. I say this not for page views or retweets or whatever sat… months 2 weeks ago
Caveat browser: As Amazon struggles to police third-party sellers on its site, a proliferation of unsafe or banned… months 3 weeks ago
Would that even help? Wouldn't imported cans presumably still be cheaper, if they're idling these plants? — 3 months 3 weeks ago
Data, investigative journalism, agriculture and Champaign-Urbana -- what's not to like? Surely someone I know will… months 3 weeks ago
Have you heard the Knewz? News Corp is readying a news app to address publishers’ concerns about Google and Faceboo… months 3 weeks ago
What’s old is new again... Banks are using the thaw between the financial industry and Washington to boost spending… months 3 weeks ago
Really eye-opening piece from : Disney whistleblower told SEC the company inflated revenue for years… months 3 weeks ago
- A selects all (text usually) These work in most browsers, with Cmd (Mac) or Ctrl (Windows): -… months 3 weeks ago
As long as you're a good editor, nbd. months 3 weeks ago
A gift, as it were, from the financial-accounting standard-setters? months 3 weeks ago
RT : Interesting nugget inside the latest filing by Ways and Means in the Trump tax-return lawsuit. It includes an 8/8… months 3 weeks ago
RT : America's last big TV factory will get hit with 25% tariffs on imported parts on September 1. CEO: "It's as if we'r… months 3 weeks ago
Concealed weapons: Gun sellers are sneaking onto Facebook’s booming secondhand Marketplace using a simple tactic: l… months 3 weeks ago
You're paying too much for broadband: A smart analysis by & Think you n… months 3 weeks ago
RT : I love you, em dash-- never change: months 3 weeks ago
No news is troubling news? Four Russian monitoring stations stopped reporting after blast, official says… months 3 weeks ago
An economic indicator with captains’ chairs and a rolling toilet: Elkhart, Ind., RV industry hints at a coming rece… months 3 weeks ago
RT : Nordstrom did so much right, but it’s still suffering the same fate as department stores that innovated less… months 3 weeks ago
Congrats! Smart choice by USAT. months 3 weeks ago
Overlords calling... eye-opening piece by & : Illegal robocalls are often coming from sma… months 3 weeks ago
RT : “It’s al­most like we’re start­ing to see a text­book ver­sion of a pre-re­ces­sion­ary pe­riod.” months 4 weeks ago
Oh, wait, that might be the disappointment experienced when encountering the phenomenon, not the phenomenon itself. — 3 months 4 weeks ago
Behinderteraufzugenttäuschung? — 3 months 4 weeks ago
No, really: President Trump made his name on the world’s most famous island. Now he wants to buy the world’s bigges… months 4 weeks ago
Life imitates art imitates life ... "Grape soda grapes" are grapes that taste like soda made to taste like grapes.… months 4 weeks ago
Who will be the Jarndyce vs. Jarndyce of M&A? Stay tuned .... and tuned .... and tuned ... — 4 months 5 hours ago
RT : reporters in nyc for new wsj digital projects aimed at young people 👶🏽👧🏽🐣 months 6 hours ago
Good morning! This is your macroeconomic wake-up call from Greg Ip: Investors and business are coping with a new no… months 8 hours ago
Frog meat gets a reprieve! Trump's New Tariff List Excludes Bibles, Delays Tariffs On Frog Meat : NPR months 21 hours ago
“This is a chaos moment. If I pay the tariffs, I don’t have any money.” An importer of vinyl flooring struggles to… months 1 day ago
Federal Reserve considers new tool for a downturn months 2 days ago
This is bonkers — I had no idea. months 5 days ago
Burn, baby, burn: The wood-pellet business is thriving on the argument they are an alternative to coal, but researc… months 6 days ago
Leslie Wexner, the billionaire behind Victoria’s Secret, says disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein misappropriated a… months 6 days ago
No good deed ... or, What investors know can hurt you... Voluntary Disclosures of SEC Investigations: Returns suffe… months 1 week ago
High earners hit hardest by the 2017 tax overhaul have piled into muni bonds seeking to generate tax-free income months 1 week ago
Stylish! — 4 months 1 week ago
Having trouble copying and pasting text from those snazzy inline-XBRL SEC filings on Edgar? I was. If you choose Te… months 1 week ago
This is at once brilliant and depressing. months 1 week ago
Corporate inversion deals were the hot tax-reducing trend a few years ago. Now, after the 2017 tax law, companies a… months 1 week ago
RT : Why its hard for governments to make a dent in Big Tech. Sharp look at the numbers by for - months 2 weeks ago
“You have to add a zero.” Are big fines painful for tech giants? Here’s one way to look at it—a recent $5 billion F… months 2 weeks ago
Spoiler: The key figure in the Sprint-TMobile deal is a poker-playing billionaire who’s been hoarding airwaves for… months 2 weeks ago
And then there were three: T-Mobile US merger with Sprint gets approval months 2 weeks ago
A proposed SEC audit exemption would help 11 companies that restated financial results in 2018 and wiped out more t… months 2 weeks ago
The S&P has finally reached a milestone: There is no longer any company with an all-male board months 2 weeks ago
Heads up! Big tech companies face new federal antitrust scrutiny... from The new review is designed to go b… months 3 weeks ago
It also more or less tracks numbers from S&P Dow Jones Indices — 4 months 3 weeks ago
The rent is too damn high? E-commerce is only part of the problem behind vacant storefronts... months 3 weeks ago
Down from the top: The 2017 tax overhaul compressed corporate rates — but plenty of companies still pay under 10%.… months 3 weeks ago
The not-so-safe deposit box... fascinating read. months 3 weeks ago
Battle of the Superlawyer Titans! Four-year battle between David Boies and Alan Dershowitz turns uglier following f… months 3 weeks ago
Vote of confidence? Adam Neumann, WeWork Cos.’ co-founder and largest shareholder, has cashed out more than $700 mi… months 3 weeks ago
This is a beautiful article by “They had to gamble that the kids would rise to the occasion,” says Don Eyle… months 2 hours ago
Flatware wars: months 3 days ago
Three’s a crowd? T-Mobile and Sprint expect to extend merger agreement past July 29 as they discuss conditions for… months 4 days ago
PSA: You should check out the WSJ's new podcast, The Journal — especially if you find some news 'casts too breathle… months 4 days ago
RT : Here's an example of impact journalism you don't see every day. months 4 days ago
Wow. — 5 months 4 days ago
Putting claims of vegan-cement milkshakes to the test … pioneering work by Willamette Week: months 5 days ago
Oh right. Forgot about all that. I just remember ramen and the college paper. — 5 months 5 days ago
At what point is it more cost-effective for two or three students to go in on hiring a cu… months 5 days ago
RT : Check out my latest Your Executive Career column for WSJ! Expecting a bigger job while expecting a baby is not some… months 5 days ago
RT : The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has identified three primary causes for the decline in life expectan… months 5 days ago
RT : China's share of imports from low-cost countries is dropping--but the main beneficiaries are other Asian producers… months 5 days ago
RT : The failure last year of a PG&E power line that sparked a wildfire, killed 85 people and destroyed a California tow… months 5 days ago
TLDR: Respond quickly, keep it short, feel better. Fun piece: I Tried Emailing Like A CEO And Quite Frankly, It Mad… months 5 days ago
Meet Amtrak’s new railroad baron: Amtrak Has Lost Money for Decades. A Former Airline CEO Thinks He Can Fix It. By… months 1 week ago
Proposed Fed nominee Judy Shelton has credited the gold standard for things it doesn’t do, like taking control of i… months 1 week ago
You can’t always get what you want — but it sure helps to know what that is... The Trump administration is split on… months 1 week ago
Whoops! Thanks. — 5 months 1 week ago
RT : One group discovered a flaw in child abuse reporting practices. Check out the response from police… months 1 week ago
"I hate doing this" -- In political fundraising emails, you can’t ask for too little, or too often. Fun piece from… months 1 week ago
We laugh at the snake-oil ads in 19th century newspapers... maybe a little too much: Facebook, YouTube Overrun With… months 1 week ago
Who got tax refunds? Who paid more? What happened to the AMT? We look at new IRS data on the tax-law changes months 1 week ago
Cannot. Wait. months 2 weeks ago
Does that qualify as a desire path? — 5 months 2 weeks ago
HORSE : BARN DOOR as ADVANCED CHIP TECHNOLOGY : _________? Smart story by & : The inside stor… months 2 weeks ago
RT : 👋🏽 Journalists of Color, , and I are embarking on a project to build out an online resource gu… months 2 weeks ago
Idling, I should say -- closing down operations temporarily. — 5 months 3 weeks ago
Losing its metal: Weakening demand is blunting the benefit of tariffs for U.S. Steel, which is closing two furnaces… months 3 weeks ago
Big tech and big mergers get the headlines, but the real monopoly problem comes from rising corporate concentration… months 3 weeks ago
The tax overhaul's benefits for companies continue, but those employee bonuses prove fleeting... Smart piece by… months 3 weeks ago
Another smart piece by : Tesla’s delivery numbers change multiple times between filings months 3 weeks ago
Mission kinda sorta possible? “I knew right away that the whole thing was a ruse”: The failed ops of Israeli invest… months 4 weeks ago
Need $20k for an in-depth reporting project? Here’s something to consider: Doris O'Donnell Innovations in Investiga… months 4 weeks ago
Executives from T-Mobile and Sprint are working to save their $26 billion merger. Now a familiar agitator is loomin… months 1 day ago
RT : Brain Drain: What States Stand to Lose As Highly Educated Residents Move Away, States Try to Minimize 'Brain Drain'… months 1 day ago
Taxes are hard... another smart piece by : Did Amazon really pay no taxes for 2018? Is it getting a… months 1 day ago
KPMG to pay as much as $50 million and agree to compliance monitoring to settle ‘Steal the Exam’ case with SEC months 1 day ago
Unglomerating in order to reglomerate: Meet United Technologies’ Greg Hayes, the ‘activist’ CEO revamping the congl… months 5 days ago
The other Southern strategy begins to unravel: “Our brightest and best that go to college and get a good education… months 5 days ago
NRA money flowed to board members amid allegedly lavish spending by top officials and vendors - The Washington Post… months 5 days ago
Tech Giants Google, Facebook and Amazon Intensify Antitrust Debate - WSJ months 1 week ago
Congratulations -- great news for (and those of us who read it, too). — 6 months 1 week ago
RT : Walmart says approx 91% of sharehoders voted yes on CEO pay. But Walton family owns 50%. So by my calculation -- &… months 1 week ago
No thanks. — 6 months 1 week ago
Taking care of business: The U.S. Chamber of Commerce pays for its CEO's personal flights on a Gulfstream jet, maki… months 1 week ago
State Dept. Forces Out Official Who Worked on Plan That Led to Ex-Employer’s Arms Deals months 1 week ago
New SEC rule heightens broker responsibilities to investors months 1 week ago
RT : In a unique analysis, studied salaries and housing cost for teachers of a wide range of experience levels… months 1 week ago
A search warrant allowing police to edit the files they found in a newsroom: Australian police raid public broadcas… months 1 week ago
Buy low? months 1 week ago
Inside a Flashy Trump Project in Uruguay: Cash Shortages and Mismanagement months 1 week ago
RT : months 1 week ago
Every time I see an overwhelmingly white school, club or weekend activity for kids in the DC area, I am gobsmacked.… months 1 week ago
Computers are blazingly fast, but I spend more time logging to things during any given day than I spend unlocking p… months 1 week ago
Oh, hey, I get those too. What are the odds? — 6 months 1 week ago
When car prices go down, must education costs rise? A compelling argument that uneven productivity growth means som… months 2 weeks ago
A really wonderful colleague. months 2 weeks ago
No politician wins points for making sure roads, bridges & rails last another 10 years: The U.S. interstate highway… months 2 weeks ago
Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao still owns Vulcan Materials shares she had vowed to divest months 2 weeks ago
One of the best storytellers around, , tells the remarkable story of Medal of Honor winners: “It repre… months 3 weeks ago
Even in middle-age, Gen X can't get any respect... The number of S&P 500 CEOs in their 40s has declined over the pa… months 3 weeks ago
Far from leading a coalition of the willing against China, Trump is leading a coalition of the ambivalent, sullen a… months 3 weeks ago
“... the Micro-Soft Company’s Multiplan ...” — 6 months 3 weeks ago
Blast from the past! Rediscover what it was like when “electronic spreadsheets” were new and amazing: “The ‘cursor,… months 3 weeks ago
Four-year water balloon fight ends with $31 million truce months 3 weeks ago
Thanks for the data! — 6 months 3 weeks ago
RT : Growth in capital spending slowed sharply for big companies in the 1st quarter, and there are signs the slowdown co… months 3 weeks ago
Great points. And somewhere in all those bubbles is one showing what a typical b… months 3 weeks ago
Forget the avocado toast: American millennials are approaching middle age in worse financial shape than every livin… months 3 weeks ago
Quick -- who's paid more: Howard Stern, Tim Cook or Mike Trout? via 6 months 4 weeks ago
It isn’t just CEOs anymore! Jennifer Aniston vs. Tim Cook: See how the pay of Hollywood celebs and sports stars com… months 4 weeks ago
NPS, where all the companies are above average! — 6 months 4 weeks ago
RT : 'The S&P 500 would be ***19%*** LOWER through the end of the first quarter if companies hadn't bought back their ow… months 4 weeks ago
The WSJ CEO Pay Ranking: from $1 to $129 million — my latest on 7 months 10 hours ago
"Out of all the mentions the Journal tracked on earnings calls, no executive has ever said the score declined." — 7 months 1 day ago
What do you make of a score than never seems to fall? Corporate America loves this customer score. Stats experts sa… months 1 day ago
This is how tariffs really work — courtesy of an inflatable boat company on Long Island. Brilliant reporting and ex… months 1 day ago
Art Speculators Bid to Lose - WSJ months 2 days ago
Or as a former colleague once put it, if you sell below your cost, you can't make it up with volume. — 7 months 3 days ago
Don McGahn Rebuffed White House Request to Say Trump Didn’t Obstruct Justice - WSJ months 5 days ago
“The president is exercising powers that do not really belong to him,” says retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul… months 6 days ago
A steak, a hot shower and a down comforter? Those things can be murder... then aga… months 6 days ago
Really eye-opening piece -- and it's happening to a lot of other kids, too. From How the 6-year-old so… months 6 days ago
A good reminder: IPOs Are Disappointing - The Big Picture months 6 days ago
Less pay to play? Viacom accepted a rate cut for its cable-TV networks, including MTV and Nickelodeon, in recent ta… months 1 week ago
Wondering about those million-dollar CEO personal-security benefits? Wonder no more: Facebook spent nearly $20 mill… months 1 week ago
Worst best-case scenario planning -- smart piece by : Many big U.S. firms say they are prepared for higher… months 1 week ago
The Last Word On Nothing | My Kid is a Genius. Kind Of. Maybe. months 1 week ago
Not your (grand)father’s GE? GE Chief Executive Larry Culp, who joined just a year ago, will field questions from i… months 1 week ago
My mistake: a decade of tax info, not the returns themselves... but key number… months 1 week ago
Wow. ⁦ and ⁦ do it again: A decade of Donald Trump’s tax returns, and a decade of red ink… months 1 week ago
Warren Buffett last weekend criticized overpaid U.S. board members who lack independence and Wells Fargo practices… months 1 week ago
The Trump administration is moving ahead on the release of 30,000 more H-2B visas for lower-skilled immigrant worke… months 1 week ago
RT : The CEO of Taser got a $246 million stock option award = to pay for CEO of Disney + Apple + JPMorgan + Walmart + Fa… months 1 week ago
RT : Among our findings: Internal guidance from explicitly instructs staff, in writing, to steer customers away… months 2 weeks ago
RT : 'I’ve never heard of a story where two guys get on a yacht where it turns out good.' and… months 2 weeks ago
Meet Axon's quarter-billion-dollar man: The maker of Taser stun guns gave its CEO a “high-risk, high-reward” stock… months 2 weeks ago
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Here's how investor activists are shifting corporate behavior on climate, sustainability, political transparency an… months 2 weeks ago
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Betting against the house? Massachusetts fines Wynn Resorts, a company with $736M in operating income last year, $3… months 2 weeks ago
RT : Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao acknowledged in a private memo that the FAA had seemed to lose its pole positi… months 2 weeks ago
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Purple collar? Smart piece from & : Women as truckers, plumbers reaches 25-year high. months 2 weeks ago
What happens to maintenance deferred? Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun? Or throw a spark — and then burn? PG… months 2 weeks ago
T-Mobile’s $66.5-million man... CEO John Legere’s 2018 compensation jumped to $66.5 million months 2 weeks ago
Real headline that just moved, from the remarkable Mark Maremont. Are we at peak 2019 yet, ? Wayne LaP… months 2 weeks ago
“So is a podcast a ‘podcast’ if it only works in one app? I’m going to say no.” Daring Fireball: All Podcasts Are… months 2 weeks ago
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Agents from the FBI and the IRS’s criminal investigation unit executed search warrants on locations tied to the may… months 3 weeks ago
RT : Wow. Peoples Gas accused of using bogus safety threat to justify $11 billion upgrade via 7 months 3 weeks ago
Cost of doing business? A $3 billion to $5 billion FTC fine would work out to 14% to 23% of $FB's 2018 net income -… months 3 weeks ago
House Democrats want Trump’s tax returns. But they also want his IRS audit administrative files—and those could be… months 3 weeks ago
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It will be interesting to see how investors take “accurate but incomplete” as a disclosure standard... — 7 months 4 weeks ago
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Wow: Sprint had touted adding new connections, but now says many gains were free lines. The company says it is actu… months 4 weeks ago
In the (secondhand) bag? The market for secondhand clothing, handbags, jewelry and other accessories is going mains… months 4 weeks ago
T-Mobile, Sprint Deal Runs Into Resistance From DOJ Antitrust Staff months 14 min ago
[Insert pot joke here ] In Canada, recreational sales of marijuana are off to a slow start... months 3 days ago
Very cool, and nice photo! Let me know when you hit Shepherd Park and/or Takoma DC, if you haven't already... — 8 months 3 days ago
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Space! Intensive research on Kelly brothers, both veteran NASA astronauts, could lead to a kind of precision medici… months 4 days ago
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Tax gap vs. tax GAAP: Elizabeth Warren is rolling out another sweeping policy proposal, this time a new minimum tax… months 5 days ago
Amen, Brother Todd! months 6 days ago
Automation is destroying more jobs than it creates — and without policy changes, that will continue, new research s… months 6 days ago
RT : Some of the largest U.S. firms saw big swings in median employee pay from 2017 to 2018: —Macy’s: ⬆️60% —Celgene:… months 6 days ago
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… months 6 days ago
Hallelujah: "Responses with excessive use of capital letters, bold or italic type or blank space are not permitted." months 1 week ago
"Don't read the comments": The is trying to change that. Here’s how (and why) The Wall Street Journal is refoc… months 1 week ago
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Here’s some sound personal finance advice from Barry Ritholtz: Buy Yourself a F*^king Latte - The Big Picture months 1 week ago
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Social-media services such as Facebook and Twitter do more to divide Americans than bring them together, according… months 1 week ago
Trump bewilders GOP allies on immigration ahead of border visit via 8 months 2 weeks ago
Hm. I wonder if this helps explain anything... fun piece from , the Boswell of Sears: If you spend $6… months 2 weeks ago
Wynn Resorts executives tried to hide misconduct allegations against Steve Wynn, regulators say months 2 weeks ago
Oh, email-address autocomplete, if only I could quit you. — 8 months 2 weeks ago
Worth your time to read: The Day the Dinosaurs Died | The New Yorker months 2 weeks ago
Allergenic pets and the owners who love them: "The arrangement worked perfectly. She couldn’t touch the cat, and th… months 2 weeks ago
RT : Markets don't seem to think much of Theresa May's promise to resign if her Brexit deal passes. Or don't think it's… months 2 weeks ago
Presstudo, I presume? (I've attended two and taught at one ... do any other j-schools even have mascots?) — 8 months 2 weeks ago
GILTI of unintended consequences? A rule meant to prevent global tax games may instead encourage U.S. companies to… months 2 weeks ago
Getting the same error here. I might be going through withdrawal. — 8 months 3 weeks ago
DC Public Schools proposed naming new middle school for trail-blazing African-American investigative journalist Ida… months 3 weeks ago
RT : 3. Of course, we have to wait until the rules are released, but this sentence in the release seems problematic: "al… months 3 weeks ago
Former Murdoch Executive Says He Quit Over Fox News Anti-Muslim Rhetoric : NPR months 3 weeks ago
RT : The CEO pay reported in the summary compensation table often understates what the executive took home. My latest bl… months 3 weeks ago
RT : Puerto Rico’s financial prospects could be turning around via 8 months 3 weeks ago
RT : For the first time in at least 50 years, individual income taxes made up more than half of federal revenue in FY201… months 3 weeks ago
I can only imagine the comments from Reviewer No. 2. — 8 months 3 weeks ago
Wanted: A typeface made by combining hand-written characters from many different eight- and nine-year-olds. Prefera… months 3 weeks ago
The lacy ties that bind: An activist investor says the board of Victoria’s Secret lacks independence from CEO Lesli… months 3 weeks ago
“Ethnic unity”: Two years after China began mass detentions of a Muslim minority group, the sweeping assimilation d… months 3 weeks ago
Great piece by : A Mar-a-Lago Weekend and an Act of God: Trump’s History With Deutsche Bank - The New… months 4 weeks ago
Trump’s budget assumes the government will collect up to $1.2 trillion from taxes he opposes or from scheduled tax… months 4 weeks ago
Tweet tweeeeet! All Aboard! A freight railroad wants to put the brakes on Amtrak’s tweets that blame it for delays months 4 weeks ago
RT : $1 million a month? That’s the median compensation for CEOs in the S&P 500 so far, via ⁦ months 7 hours ago
Small Fish: Think insider trading nets people millions of dollars? Nope, half of recent defendants studied made les… months 2 days ago
Diplomacy of One: “We never know who he’s talking to or what he’s agreed to.” World leaders bypass diplomatic proto… months 3 days ago
If you haven’t read on the Boeing 737 Max, you should: The world pulls the Andon Cord on the 737 Max -… months 3 days ago
Goodwill catch-and-release? After General Electric bought Alstom’s power business in 2015, it made some unusual de… months 4 days ago
Boss Talk: PricewaterhouseCoopers U.S. chief Tim Ryan talks about discussing race and justice with employees after… months 4 days ago
The Navy and its industry partners are “under cyber siege” by Chinese hackers and others who have stolen national s… months 5 days ago
Consumers picked up their spending at the beginning of the year, a sign of solid economic momentum in the first qua… months 6 days ago
There’s a name I didn’t expect to see so soon.... Martin Shkreli is making new friends in prison, including “D-Bloc… months 1 week ago
Source: Leaked Documents Show the U.S. Government Tracking Journalists and Immigration Advocates Through a Secret D… months 1 week ago
Research: When People See More Women at the Top, They’re Less Concerned About Gender Inequality Elsewhere months 1 week ago
The productivity of nonfarm workers increased at a 1.9% seasonally adjusted annual rate in the fourth quarter. months 1 week ago
Yes. Companies generally include foreign, part-time and part-year employees, though not contractors. months 1 week ago
A chilling picture of how Assad set out to destroy Syria to maintain control over it. months 1 week ago
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Importers passed most costs to American consumers, who shouldered an added $69 billion last year, researchers in on… months 1 week ago
GE Expects Negative Cash Flow in 2019 - WSJ months 1 week ago
RT : Three Companies Learn the Hard Way: Don't Breach a Federal Non-Prosecution Agreement 9 months 1 week ago
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FDII in the house: News from ... Treasury releases the last major international-tax regulation unde… months 1 week ago
Is a flood of bad news better than a drip, drip, drip? Kraft Heinz is the latest case study in the kitchen-sink qua… months 1 week ago
Cell vs. WiFi joins other great battles of the ages (VHS vs BetaMax, cable vs. satellite, Windows vs. Mac...) ...go… months 2 weeks ago
BOGO? The apparel maker said it would separate its fast-growing Old Navy from the Gap brand that once ruled America… months 2 weeks ago
The retail giant is launching a new tool for companies to remove suspected counterfeit listings from Amazon, sidest… months 2 weeks ago
I periodically look to expand my sources. Want to help? Seeking smart suggestions on: executive pay, corporate fina… months 2 weeks ago
RT : A couple of new tax stories from my colleagues. First, from , a look at a handful of states cutting… months 2 weeks ago
RT : The FBI wants to send home thousands of artifacts and human bones seized from Indiana man months 2 weeks ago
RT : Nobody who covers the for WSJ attended this press conference because we weren’t told about the secretar… months 2 weeks ago
RT : Potential war between two nuclear-armed powers is the third most important story today. . — 9 months 2 weeks ago
Fidelity faces a Labor Department probe into an obscure “infrastructure” fee imposed on some mutual funds, a person… months 2 weeks ago
U.S. consumer confidence rose in February months 2 weeks ago
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Tweet tweet: SEC Asks Manhattan Federal Court to Hold Elon Musk in Contempt months 2 weeks ago
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Empire Builder? Amtrak Plan to Expand Ridership Could Sidetrack Storied Trains - WSJ months 3 weeks ago
RT : Other outlets wrote today that Carl Icahn is pushing for a sale of Caesars, and its stock rose 5% on the "news." I… months 3 weeks ago
Yup. A simple widget shortcut to get and QuickLook an image shows (null) instead. Something broke. months 3 weeks 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?). — 9 months 3 weeks ago
Science! Science? Science ... In Roundup weedkiller case, the science will go on trial first. Really nice piece on… months 4 weeks ago
“Mr. President, we gave you everything you asked for.” How the border wall languished in the White House and Congre… months 4 weeks ago
Democratic candidates a proposing to tax the rich. There's some history to consider... Great context and insight (a… months 1 hour ago
Now hiring: The tax industry.... Fun piece from The Republican tax overhaul passed in 2017 is creat… months 1 day ago
Don't tax — and spend? Federal tax revenue declined 0.4% in 2018, the first full calendar year under the new tax la… months 2 days ago
Another smart piece from : The Sanders, Schumer buyback test would block almost all company stock rep… months 3 days ago
Always the question now: is the president on board with his party? ... Senior lawmakers said Monday night they had… months 3 days ago
You want cloak and dagger in international tech? Here you go: Huawei Sting Offers Rare Glimpse of U.S. Targeting Ch… months 3 days ago
RT : Shades of gray: Why did DOJ tell American Media it did not need to register as a foreign agent? AMI claimed it only… months 4 days ago
Forklifts, earrings, Cadillacs and faucets: A cooling China ripples through U.S. companies. My latest, with… months 4 days ago
Who will make a calendar service that lets me use a different description on the invitation and my own calendar? I… months 1 week ago
Who still wants to be a billionaire? Not Jason Gay! Too much trouble. via 10 months 1 week ago
I can't begin to express how unreasonably happy this style rule makes me (or how unusual that is). months 1 week ago
RT : Very important story by on how MSCI acceded to Chinese pressure to add Chinese stocks to its emerging ma… months 1 week ago
RT : New from ⁦⁩ and me: Companies are finishing their tax-cut calculations and some are finding it not quit… months 1 week ago
Economic confidence among smaller companies is at its lowest level since Trump’s election; ‘We could be at a turnin… months 1 week ago
Peter Thiel is funding a science publication questioning evolution and climate change months 2 weeks ago
Thoughtful argument: Apple Pay's opportunity in the US is slipping away as contactless cards loom — Quartz months 2 weeks ago
Everybody getting ready? months 2 weeks ago
Woah. Southwest Airlines agreed to pay the FAA so a furloughed safety inspector could return to work during the gov… months 2 weeks ago
Great piece: Since its peak, 1.4 million satellite customers have quit AT&T’s DirecTV. Those that remain find it ha… months 2 weeks ago
It’s the first tax-filing season under the new law. Here’s whose refunds are most uncertain. months 2 weeks ago
Nice use of data and simple charts. (Would be nice if the unlabeled events could be tapped for more detail.) Trump… months 2 weeks ago
re: The Auditors » Blog Archive » Do Investors Care At All About Audits Anymore? months 3 weeks 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… months 3 weeks ago
High-stakes gamble? Justice Department’s Reversal on Online Gambling Tracked Memo From Adelson Lobbyists - WSJ… months 3 weeks ago
This should be interesting ... Leslie Moonves to fight CBS decision to withhold $120 million severance via 10 months 4 weeks ago
I’d love to be in the boardroom when these deals are discussed. When does it make more sense than having the compan… months 8 hours ago
The SEC is investigating Boeing’s relationship to a controversial satellite startup backed by a Chinese government-… months 4 days ago
What’s ailing the craft beer market: The shutdown. “The only thing we can do is drown our sorrows.” The partial gov… months 5 days ago
Dear companies: Please don't have a generic media-contact email address if no one ever answers it. Thanks! — 11 months 6 days ago
The Friday Night Dump got slower last year... I suspect can take some credit for making clear just how m… months 1 week ago
China’s ‘Belt and Road’ infrastructure program became a way to help Malaysia deal with a corruption scandal.… months 1 week ago
RT : Two leading experts on the ‘gig economy’ now say their estimates of its impact were too high via 11 months 1 week ago
Also: journalism. Can’t Find It | The Last Word On Nothing months 1 week ago
A word for our times: “Tender-age shelter” is 2018 American Dialect Society word of the year | American Dialect Soc… months 1 week ago
And the jobs, they just keep coming: U.S. nonfarm payrolls in December had their biggest jump since February months 1 week ago
Apple has slipped to the fifth-biggest phone seller in China, trailing four homegrown producers months 1 week ago
Brand Ex: From Campbell's To Kellogg's, Classic Brands Are Feeling The Crunch months 2 weeks ago
Public companies disclose repurchases on a monthly basis, in their quarterly repor… months 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… months 2 weeks ago
A timber company in Africa. A commodities trader in Singapore. A Russian oil supplier. Inside North Korea’s shadowy… months 2 weeks ago
Isn’t that always the question? Others would say the market has that sor… months 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… months 2 weeks ago
RT : All those TCJA-induced corporate stock buybacks don't look so great right now. via and 11 months 2 weeks ago
Think Different: Apple lost $9 billion on an underperforming investment -- its own stock. With ... ‘If… months 2 weeks ago
Good piece by Jim Zarroli: For Madoff Victims, Scars Remain 10 Years Later - months 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… months 3 weeks ago
RT : New from and me: The tax law, which was supposed to spur a capital investment boom, is one year old.… months 3 weeks ago
A year after the tax overhaul, the pace of economic growth looks uncertain as companies paint a mixed picture on ca… months 3 weeks ago
Eye-opening: As Facebook Raised a Privacy Wall, It Carved an Opening for Tech Giants months 4 weeks ago
You might live in a city ... if the “find near me” options are hilarious because they never get closer than “within… months 4 weeks ago
Former CBS CEO Leslie Moonves will not receive any severance payment from the company months 4 weeks 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… months 4 weeks ago
RT : I wasn't necessarily either, but remember that markets had priced in the tax cut before enactment. Bes… months 4 weeks ago
Made in China: US sportswear traced to factory in China's internment camps months 1 hour ago
Thanks. Not terribly intuitive, but it's something! Much appreciated. — 12 months 3 hours ago
I saw the local mall Santa this weekend: one kid, no waiting... Funny piece: Mall Santas are very lonely this year.… months 4 hours ago
Did you ever find a way to fix this? It was only an intermittent problem for me until today. — 12 months 4 hours 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… months 3 days ago
Feel the BEAT... Treasury offers rules to companies on new international tax system via 12 months 3 days ago
Want to know what happened to $GE? This is what happened to GE. From & : General Electric thought… months 3 days ago
Chinese hackers are gaining access to sensitive Navy information about advanced military technology months 3 days ago
Federal probe is looking into whether Trump’s inaugural committee misspent funds and top donors gave money in excha… months 3 days ago
RT : Maybe b/c clawbacks, a shareholder-urged reform. Proxy statement mentions "Clawback" 22 times - including this sent… year 1 day ago
RT : This fine story on the gradual fade of IRS enforcement is worth your time: year 1 day ago
Ugh. I kept seeing Fusion Tables this, Fusion Tables that, and wondered if I should take the time... gla… year 1 day ago
The loneliest generation: Boomers are aging alone in record numbers. (And loneliness shortens your life as much as… year 1 day ago
This is terrifying, and I don’t think I say that often. Prions, Nearly Indestructible and Universally Lethal, Seed… year 1 day 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… year 1 day ago
“The uncertainty is terrible.” Nearly two years into the Trump presidency, business leaders still aren’t sure how t… year 3 days ago
Whoever wrote the news alert headline (image) for this one is a true poet. I’m impressed. Can someone more cultured… year 5 days ago
House Democrats are pairing attacks of drug pricing with criticism of pharmaceutical companies’ use of tax savings… year 6 days ago
A year on, some take-aways from the tax overhaul -- and some things to watch going forward. My latest on : Comp… year 1 week ago
U.S. federal bankruptcy overseer says McKinsey misled a court when it advised coal giant Alpha Natural Resources year 1 week ago
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Want a vivid walk through the unraveling of U.S-China trade relations? Here you go, from &… year 2 weeks ago
RT : Journalists: Got a great idea for a high-impact story on a business or economic topic? Apply for grants up to $15K… year 2 weeks ago
Retailers are gearing up for a strong holiday season as a tight labor market and increasing wages buoy consumer con… year 2 weeks ago
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The suburbs are not only looking more like the nation’s cities in terms of diversity but also voting like them too—… year 3 weeks ago
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Cord-cutters continue to chip away at cable and satellite providers’ dominance of the living room. A look at pay-TV… year 3 weeks ago
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RT : UPDATED: Southwest pilots were told that they weren’t trained on MCAS on the 737 Max because “should never see” in… year 4 weeks ago
Really nicely done: How do Long Island City & suburban Virginia stack up to Amazon's stated goals for its HQ2?… year 4 weeks 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… year 4 weeks ago
RT : It turns out Amazon knew for months one city couldn't satisfy its requirements, and yet kept making demands on the… year 4 weeks ago
Agreed. — 1 year 4 weeks 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? — 1 year 4 weeks ago
RT : The Wall Street Journal Statement Regarding CNN Correspondent Jim Acosta year 4 weeks ago
Radio waves once considered worthless are now valuable to 5G network builders year 4 weeks ago
What does 10 times smaller even mean?! — 1 year 4 weeks ago
Is less more at Macy’s? “I wish the store looked nicer.” Macy’s is trying something radical to fix its business. It… year 4 weeks ago
Remarkable reporting, remarkable story: “Get it done.” Donald Trump took a direct role on numerous occasions in sup… year 1 month ago
Democratic Win Sets Up Clash Over Trump Tax Cuts year 1 month ago
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Over the years, executives and employees of Under Armour went with athletes or co-workers to strip clubs after some… year 1 month ago
HQ2 and HQ3? HQ2.5? Amazon plans to split HQ2 evenly between two cities year 1 month ago
RT : Hey! I'm in this article! That makes it 200% more interesting to me. year 1 month ago
U.S. industry goes for price increases and new suppliers to soften the blow of China tariffs, but says 2019 might b… year 1 month ago
Rural Americans Are OK With 'Outside' Help To Beat Opioid Crisis And Boost Economy year 1 month ago
I find it stunning that people concerned about voter fraud are incorporating signature matching to try to prevent i… year 1 month ago
Being a fogey, I say "fodee". — 1 year 1 month ago
Every media training I've ever seen starts with this advice about television: If you get asked a question you can't… year 1 month ago
RT : The deployment of such a large contingent of active-duty troops (not National Guard) to the border has no modern pr… year 1 month ago
RT : 2012 campaign flashback! The Continuing Tale of Mitt Romney and the Enormous IRA... via 1 year 1 month ago
This year's swing vote: educated white guys. One surprising footnote to a fascinating analysis by &… year 1 month ago
And the best man for the job! Fascinating piece: As a White House lawyer, Uttam Dhillon vetted candidates t… year 1 month ago
Steel got half the tariff breaks it wanted, and 1 in 5 of all relief granted — far more than other industries. Reta… year 1 month ago
Meet the judge going places in a hurry — literally. He’s had 28 traffic citations in two decades, including a dozen… year 1 month ago
Treasury’s new rules on ‘opportunity zones’ will offer flexibility to investors year 1 month ago
RT : Depressing year 1 month ago
RT : New fiscal 2018 figures show that as a result of the GOP tax cuts: -Individual withheld income taxes rose 1% -Corpo… year 1 month ago
Uh... the kingdom had a 15-member rogue and potentially lethal interrogation squad roaming the world, with consular… year 1 month ago
Higher government spending + bigger interest payments on debt + lower corporate tax receipts = largest annual budge… year 1 month 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… year 1 month ago
To understand the Sears bankruptcy, read ’s thorough coverage, especially: and… year 1 month ago
Word of the day: “extralegally.” I get why security and political types use it, but is there ever a reason for jour… year 2 months ago
Smurfs? — 1 year 2 months ago
Note to self: Keep this headline around for future use. From Dow Drops 500 Points Because Everyone Is… year 2 months ago
Forget Cold War spy thrillers. Read ’s news reports: Strangled with a dog leash: Another Putin foe die… year 2 months ago
Sears hires advisers to prepare bankruptcy filing ahead of Monday debt payment year 2 months ago
See, the coffee is iced, but the tea is ice. Obvs. — 1 year 2 months ago
Useful context when thinking about public pensions from the trade group for state pension administrators. TL;DR: Th… year 2 months ago
Every time I see or hear an executive say the company will "manage through" some problem (48 times since July 1, ju… year 2 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… year 2 months ago
Just read a reference to someone trying to duck tariffs, and my brain saw something about duck tariffs. 🦆 — 1 year 2 months ago
Thanks! Back of the envelope says the threshold for his big four-year PSU award is ~… year 2 months ago
Very sad news. year 2 months ago
Great piece. (Also, I think we should call them "the 'Millans.") — 1 year 2 months ago
RT : Who's feeling wage gains the most? These days, lower-income Americans. By : year 2 months ago
+Everyone year 2 months ago
RT : The moment the US imposed tariffs on Chinese plywood, China's exporters began to ship plywood under different custo… year 2 months ago
Good gravy. (Oh, and also, bye-bye Google+...) Google opted not to disclose to users its discovery of a bug in Goog… year 2 months ago
Psst! CEOs! Don't just watch your back -- watch your board... GE’s decision to oust its chief and replace him with… year 2 months ago
RT : “I’m an al­tru­ist, but it’s not my job to save the world” - great story on spreadsheet wizards ⁦⁦⁩… year 2 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… year 2 months ago
Overheard, from an 8-year-old: "What's a mouse pad?!" — 1 year 2 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 1 year 2 months ago
RT : Great story on how China uses supply chain to spy on companies. Better evidence than anything the administration ha… year 2 months ago
I think president is pretty clear. But as I used to tell students, style is (almost by definition) arbit… year 2 months ago
That's been good style at plenty of news outfits over the years, including by us. Not sure if the Times… year 2 months ago
This lede: President Trump participated in dubious tax schemes during the 1990s, including instances of outright fr… year 2 months ago
RT : : "Companies Curb Their Political Spending." report shows more firms either reducin… year 2 months ago
More big companies are limiting the ways in which they spend money on elections, a new report finds. My latest on… year 2 months ago
The corporate tax cut was supposed to put money in the pockets of workers. The evidence suggests, maybe not so much… year 2 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… year 2 months ago
We think it's marginally better than the first-person plural. — 1 year 2 months ago
"There is no plan B here." Smart, if brief, look at what happened between yesterday evening and today... year 2 months ago
RT : "Nasdaq rules specify that listed companies such as Tesla must notify Nasdaq at least ten minutes prior to publicly… year 2 months ago
RT : I count 6 SEC press releases today on various enforcement issues, including $WBA, $LC and Credit Suisse. Coincidenc… year 2 months ago
Now *this* is fake news. No, really -- this is fake news. None of it happened. Smart approach by the AP: year 2 months ago
If you read one investment piece this fall, read this one from : "Looking back in time from today, U.… year 2 months ago
RT : New from and me: The IRS is considering making it easier to spin off early and high-risk ventures. Are… year 2 months ago
Deal? No deal! Near a settlement, Musk’s attorneys backed out and the SEC sued him for fraud. Fascinating story.… year 2 months ago
RT : "Tesla’s own head of Investor Relations sent a text to Musk’s chief of staff asking, 'Was this text legit?' " — 1 year 2 months ago
Here's one place to start. year 2 months ago
So, uh, it was a pot reference after all. year 2 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… year 2 months ago
Stickle on, , stickle on! — 1 year 2 months ago
Congrats, and good wishes, to and The Markup. Fantastic idea, and much needed. (Not just big tech eith… year 2 months ago
I am a stickler. I stickle. Do you have an opinion on stickling? — 1 year 2 months ago
RT : Everything’s coming up Murdoch year 2 months ago
RT : Highly recommend this story: Great inside detail on how China pries technology secrets out of US companies. year 2 months ago
The Fed Just Raised Its Rate Again. When Will It Start To Hurt Consumers? year 2 months ago
RT : Stock buybacks make profits appear better by boosting per-share earnings via year 2 months ago
Big companies routinely overlay their taxes — now the IRS isn’t refunding the extra, instead applying it to future… year 2 months ago
It is the pinnacle of cheese, as any Astoria resident pst or present will know. How Halloumi Cheese Replaced Stilt… year 2 months ago
Sears CEO pushes a rescue plan to avoid bankruptcy year 2 months ago
The tax cut is fueling corporate profits in more ways than one. All those buybacks are helping companies make their… year 2 months ago
A horrifying story by , but a must-read nonetheless: Nearly one in every four murders around the world… year 2 months ago
Cocaine, meth, opioids all fuel rise in drug-overdose deaths year 2 months ago
Could just be a very short story? — 1 year 2 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… year 2 months ago
Point taken. I was probably trying too hard to avoid reusing "repatriate" or phrases li… year 2 months ago
RT : Do you like the news show ? Tune in your radio on Monday to here me talk with about th… year 2 months ago
RT : "Excluding more highly paid managers and supervisors, who make up just 20% of the workforce, workers actually saw h… year 2 months ago
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RT : President Trump said trillions in foreign cash is coming soon. Companies say not so fast. year 2 months ago
For The First Time In 10 Years, Companies Have Spent More On Buybacks Than CapEx | Zero Hedge year 2 months ago
RT : Remember those trillions in corporate profits stashed abroad? Some are coming back, but not all at once. And some a… year 2 months ago
Rushin’ money? President Trump said trillions in foreign cash is coming soon. Companies say not so fast. My latest… year 2 months ago
Not Skynet but the man behind the curtain — a thoughtful piece worth a read. Why Technology Favors Tyranny - The At… year 3 months ago
Same hung happened to me. — 1 year 3 months ago
Bilbo Baggins & Luke Skywalker petitioned the NFL to keep its "blackout rule". So did Sonny Hedgehog and Current Re… year 3 months ago
Wholesale fraud? Justice Department probing Wells Fargo’s wholesale banking unit via 1 year 3 months ago
Humphrey’s Executor’s executioner? The case that shaped Brett Kavanaugh’s thinking on presidential power year 3 months ago
"Critics warn of multimedia hell" year 3 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… year 3 months ago
RT : "The Commerce Department said its broadest measure of profits across the U.S. economy rose 16.1% from the second qu… year 3 months ago
Boom times are here again? U.S. Corporate Profits Soared in Second Quarter of 2018 via 1 year 3 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… year 3 months ago
Treasury moves to block New Yorkers’ path around cap on state tax deductions year 3 months ago
RT : I have created the same graph for indian public listed companies as part of my r… year 3 months ago
Thinking idly about who could be said to have knowledge of my thinking, as one does. — 1 year 3 months ago
Alack, a crack’n’pack setback! IRS rules would limit use of new 20% tax deduction by “reality performers” and many… year 4 months ago
‘Too Little Too Late’: Bankruptcy Booms Among Older Americans - The New York Times year 4 months ago
AT&T Overpaid Some Pensioners. Now It Wants the Money Back. - WSJ year 4 months ago
RT : “We haven’t seen that before." AT&T hires collection agency to demand retirees repay tens of thousands in pension d… year 4 months ago
This is the Bullshit Web — Pixel Envy year 4 months ago
RT : Tesla’s earnings story is a religious war year 4 months ago
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RT : Companies in 2018 had to disclose their "median" pay, which was an amazing $580k/ year at one insurer. Cool new gra… year 4 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… year 4 months ago
Size does matter -- but it isn't everything, at least when it comes to how companies pay their workers. Some take-a… year 4 months ago
Hang on -- lemme check under the sofa cushion. — 1 year 4 months ago
We’ve known it in broad brushstrokes, but not by company — and now we also have a glimpse of… year 4 months ago
Pretty sure we’ve been introduced digitally, but we haven’t run across each other professionally yet. — 1 year 4 months ago
This is a brilliant graphic. year 4 months ago
Tweet tweet... Nice piece here: 4,925 Tweets: Elon Musk's Twitter Habit, Dissected via… year 4 months ago
Or... or... an industry! Say, want to set up a disruptive startup? 🤔 — 1 year 4 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… year 4 months ago
RT : Why and How Companies Should Now Review Their Director Compensation Plans year 4 months ago
Facebook's "Chief Buzzkill" -- aka CFO Dave Wehner -- strikes again. Shocker, a forecast with concrete numbers! Goo… year 4 months ago
Do I know any baseball writers? Someday please find an excuse to refer to the swings and errors of outrageous fortu… year 4 months ago
X factor: How investors make money when companies take longer to pay their bills. Smart piece from :… year 4 months ago
Sorry, Silicon Valley—there really is no productivity miracle year 4 months ago
RT : Stores are reopening in downtown Athens, where Tesla just opened an R&D center. Aegean Airlines has placed an order… year 4 months ago
Begging your way to profitability... how would one account for that exactly? Tesla Asks Suppliers for Cash Back to… year 4 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… year 4 months ago
Wha — ?! Paging Kim... year 4 months ago
Inserting himself into monetary policy has virtually no upside for President Trump and plenty of downside via 1 year 4 months ago
😮 Gymboree has ditched its head-to-toe collections in favor of mix-and-match styles, sparking an outcry on Facebook year 4 months ago
Investor Proposals Get Sharper, Garner More Support via 1 year 4 months ago
Well, that’s that then, right? AT&T’s Randall Stephenson says the Justice Department’s appeal doesn’t change anythi… year 5 months ago
A new hotel or affordable housing? Early projects likely to shape direction of ‘opportunity zones,’ a tax-break pro… year 5 months ago
Oh, hi, AT&T! Remember us? ... Justice Department appeal ruling allowing AT&T-Time Warner merger via 1 year 5 months ago
Paul Manafort in jail: private bathroom, personal phone, no prison uniform year 5 months ago
Rough times for roughnecks. Technology has undermined one of the last high-paying blue-collar jobs: “You can’t just… year 5 months ago
Four words missing in the new tax law give restaurants heartburn year 5 months ago
Hey, Chevron overtook Exxon last year -- in the oil-patch CEO pay contest, anyway... Recently retired John Watson o… year 5 months ago
Headline: "Bankers Exerting Their Power" ... What a difference 129 years makes. (Also, can we please… year 5 months ago
RT : Happy 129th birthday to us (actually, July 8). The Wall Street Journal's first issue, four pages for 2 cents (equiv… year 5 months ago
RT : Boeing’s quest for NMA steers it away from its history (via ) year 5 months ago
Visionary — 1 year 5 months ago
Or: Doing things the same old way makes it difficult to change... Good reporting from : As colleges str… year 5 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… year 5 months ago
Trade war hits the whey trade: American cheese makers suffer under new tariffs. Tasty piece from :… year 5 months ago
"Researchers at the [UofI] and [OSU] estimate that over four years, a 25% tariff on U.S. soybean imports by Beijing… year 5 months ago
RT : This a nice piece on TCJA-induced divorce acceleration. Rush from the altar? Rush to the faulter? year 5 months ago
When faith in the electoral process is diminished, chances increase that citizens will resort to other, darker mean… year 5 months ago
“I’d say that it’s time to reconsider our eligibility criteria,” said Middlebury Interim Provost Jeff Cason. You gr… year 5 months ago
All good points. As I mention in the article, the company does grant equity to directors periodically. — 1 year 5 months ago
Pay for Big-Company Directors Tops $300,000 via 1 year 5 months ago
RT : Due today: Engine proposals for Boeing’s next all-new airplane (via ) year 5 months ago
RT : Originally planned for next week, thrilled to announce that pre-launch subscriptions to The Air Current are now ava… year 5 months ago
Treasury wants to block efforts to get around a limit on state and local tax deductions -- but hospital and school… year 5 months ago
Urge to merge: T-Mobile, Sprint bosses to defend wireless merger at Senate hearing via 1 year 5 months ago
As supply chains reorganize to serve local markets, the numbers of jobs gained and lost probably end up a wash. The… year 5 months ago
Some excellent business journalism here: How McKinsey Lost Its Way in South Africa - The New York Times year 5 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… year 5 months ago
RT : "The bottom line of our study is that women do 'ask' just as often as men. They just don’t 'get.'" year 5 months ago
RT : The no-sales-tax edge on big purchases will evaporate. Read on the fallout from the Wayfair decisi… year 5 months ago
Mnuchin contradicts White House... How often have we seen this play out now? U.S. investment restrictions won’t nam… year 5 months ago
RT : Delaware, a state with more companies than people, backed a federal change that requires Washington to identify cor… year 5 months ago
Smoke, fire? The more problem brokers a securities firm has, the more likely it is selling private-company stakes.… year 5 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… year 5 months ago
These Bank Customers Are Making a Bundle on Their Deposits - The Wall Street Journal year 5 months ago
So basically, you're saying DC has been getting further away from the people since about 1800? — 1 year 5 months ago
The case of the missing 4: SEC probes whether companies rounded up earnings per share via 1 year 5 months ago
RT : Journalists: Need funds to report a business or economic story? Get a $15K grant via . Check… year 5 months ago
I used to do this almost exclusively. Not very portable. — 1 year 5 months ago
Romance on the clock? It's on the agenda, too. Smart piece by : In the era, executives’ reputatio… year 5 months ago
+1 — 1 year 5 months ago
RT : Talking points from the White House and the Republican Party sent out on Friday highlighted the president's quote t… year 5 months ago
Chowderheads? If Donald Trump wants to find the GOP establishment he campaigned against, they meet in secret on Cap… year 5 months ago
Maybe I can also get a place in New Zealand and be bifjordal? — 1 year 5 months ago
RT : You gotta check out our new, improved morning newsletter, from the WSJ Washington bureau, debuting this morning. Si… year 5 months ago
Verizon to cut off data providers that gave up customer locations year 5 months ago
RT : Confidence in the economy is rising among low-income Americans by year 5 months ago
RT : How are tax cuts affecting the economy? We can’t draw solid conclusions yet, but here are 12 charts to watch… year 5 months ago
Any reporter openings in Iceland? Just remembering what DC summers are like. — 1 year 5 months ago
Flip a coin. Heads? Your driver's license photo is in a law-enforcement facial-recognition system. “[T]he expectati… year 5 months ago
Half measures: IMF Sees U.S. Potential Growth at Half the Pace of White House Estimates via 1 year 6 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… year 6 months ago
RT : Sure looks like the D is missing representation here. year 6 months ago
Sometimes change comes from the barrel of a gavel: ‘We have to help these young people who are drowning.’ Bankruptc… year 6 months ago
RT : MEANWHILE: In a rare rebuke of President Donald Trump, Republican Senate leaders set up a vote for this week that w… year 6 months ago
RT : The Commerce Department has gotten 19,000 requests from companies asking to be exempt from Trump's metals tariffs. year 6 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,… year 6 months ago
RT : For my tax friends, note that Kushner did a like-kind exchange last year. Common technique for real estate investor… year 6 months ago
Have a great idea for a big in-depth, enterprise or investigative story on business or economics? June 30 is the de… year 6 months ago
RT : Just heard chair refer to ‘nano-cap’ stocks. Waiting for someone to go further, call… year 6 months ago
Smart piece: Who speaks for Robert Mueller? Rudy Giuliani is trying to year 6 months ago
RT : Refugees now make up 1% of the world's population with "no sign of slowing down" via 1 year 6 months ago
RT : The price for getting back in business year 6 months ago
Guidance counselors: James Dimon and Warren Buffett made the case for ending the practice of providing quarterly ea… year 6 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… year 6 months ago
Not such hot stuff: American Students Don’t Learn Well When It’s Hot Outside year 6 months ago
You know those mysterious hang-up spam calls? They make money even when you don't answer. How it works, from… year 6 months ago
Oh, hey, the Horn of Africa is being remilitarized. What could go wrong? How investments in the Horn of Africa coul… year 6 months ago
RT : Our data was used in this analysis of the best paying industries, offering company-level employment and wage data.… year 6 months ago
Unemployment Rate Falls to 18-Year Low; Solid Hiring in May (But I do hope makes the Ph… year 6 months ago
The cheerleaders who don’t cheer — but do get groped in the stands. Great but disturbing reporting from… year 6 months ago
RT : Re: Blagojevich, some legal experts have long been uncomfortable with his case and sentencing too. But let's not pr… year 6 months ago
RT : BMW's factory in South Carolina employs 9000 people and is the German company's largest single factory. Oh, and the… year 6 months ago
RT : There are laws that are supposed to force disclosure of foreign campaigns to influence U.S. policy. Do they work?… year 6 months ago
Great news. Colorado, and journalism, will be better. Chuck Plunkett, former Denver Post editorial page editor, to… year 6 months ago
Amen. (That would include me, incidentally...) — 1 year 6 months ago
RT : The U.S. is tightening rules on visas for Chinese nationals by 1 year 6 months ago
RT : “Algorithms may not care about equal employment opportunities, but our civil rights laws require it,” says lawyer i… year 6 months ago
Wow. I hadn't connected the dots... — 1 year 6 months ago
I know it’s wrong, but I still wish emoji was the plural of emojum. year 6 months ago
RT : After buying Pret A Manger yesterday, Germany’s JAB owns Pret, Panera, Krispy Kreme, Green Mountain Keurig, Einstei… year 6 months ago
RT : NEW: Taxi King gets no prison deal after FBI raided Michael Cohen's home, office - according to court transcripts year 6 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 1 year 6 months ago
Doing well by doing good? These private charitable foundations have found myriad ways to pay insiders. More excelle… year 6 months ago
RT : Top banking regulator warns: “The worst loans are often made in the best of times” via 1 year 6 months ago
Justice Department approves Bayer-Monsanto deal but requires asset sales year 6 months ago
One orthodontist’s student loans, already $1 million, grows by $130 a day. A look at the long, costly tail of stude… year 6 months ago
Come for the typos, stay for Warren Buffett’s retroactively shrinking pay! My latest on with year 6 months ago
RT : The NFL’s racial divide, in one chart year 6 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… year 6 months ago
Wow. I've never seen a kid shrink so much in one year! — 1 year 6 months ago
FBI repeatedly overstated encryption threat figures to Congress, public year 6 months ago
RT : So far, no bump in U.S. employment from the steel tariffs in places that should be benefiting the most. year 6 months ago
RT : Facebook director to start after annual meeting, avoid shareholder vote $FB 1 year 6 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… year 6 months ago
RT : Companies other than Amazon also provide facial-recognition tech to police departments. And there are few, if any,… year 6 months ago
RT : Today’s Mail: Thank you, Director Haspel! year 6 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… year 6 months ago
Not all of them, but thankfully enough of them to keep me from climbing the walls. — 1 year 6 months ago
One of the many reasons I love newsrooms and journalists: 15-minute meetings. — 1 year 6 months ago
I love watching the world suddenly get interested in phonetics -- and mondegreens too! Rand… year 6 months ago
Royal returns: Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s secret to getting rich includes investing in businesses that bene… year 7 months ago
Sure, but how much of it is redacted? — 1 year 7 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… year 7 months ago
Oh, hey: CEO pay and performance often don’t match up via 1 year 7 months ago
National amusement: CBS is going on the attack against the Redstones, suing the controlling shareholder for breachi… year 7 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… year 7 months ago
Modern-day Peoria? — 1 year 7 months ago
RT : Who were among the highest-paid CEOs at U.S. companies in 2017? Does shareholder return trigger a bump in salary?… year 7 months ago
RT : SO who's gonna be first to convert all that nice Facebook/ Russia ad data back into something machine readable? — 1 year 7 months ago
We just added hundreds of companies! Now see how your pay stacks up against workers at over 1,100 public companies,… year 7 months ago
Boss no more: Eight of the best-paid CEOs of 2017 aren’t CEO anymore year 7 months ago
RT : How much do CEOs make—and how did their companies perform? The annual WSJ survey is out, by year 7 months ago
RT : Who were the highest-paid CEOs in 2017? and give you the rundown: year 7 months ago
Rejoice, full-figured women! More stores are moving larger size clothing from the Siberian nooks of sales floors to… year 7 months ago
Caveat investor: Is your broker trying to sell you private placements? He’s more likely to have multiple red flags… year 7 months ago
Some are more equal than others? Facebook employees get what’s called a ‘Sauron alert’ when a colleague accesses th… year 7 months ago
Apparently, trade wars begin before tariffs: Tariff dispute cuts into flow of U.S. soybeans and pork to China year 7 months ago
RT : A few steps investors should take now that the tax deduction for investment fees is dead via 1 year 7 months ago
Sad, but sadly also not surprising. I worked with , and he’s a damn good journalist. year 7 months ago
RT : Let's praise the Denver Post editorial page editor who wrote the truth about owner Alden Global Capi… year 7 months ago
Imagine: Your income rises, your taxes fall. For big US firms, that was reality in the first quarter. My latest, wi… year 7 months ago
IIRC, this is the first year in a while that the deadline is actually April 30, thanks to… year 7 months ago
Yes, the median-pay figures are part of the pay-ratio disclo… year 7 months ago
RT : New from me: The incentives for US companies to shift profits abroad are smaller -- but not gone. year 7 months ago
RT : Forest cover in megacities from the article "We calculated how much money trees save for your city"… year 7 months ago
Will pay for residents: North Platte, Neb., is so short of workers it will pay $10,000 to anyone who relocates.… year 7 months ago
Add this to your weekend reading list! America Is Drowning in Lists via 1 year 7 months ago
I live online now, and love interactives. But really good print (static) charts still make me happy. year 7 months ago
Nice. Tools they could use! Next time I'll be better prepared... — 1 year 7 months ago
Luckily, I recovered and showed off my motorized sit/stand desk. They loved it. 1 year 7 months ago
Today and every day! are awesome -- but for some reason I didn't think to pull up any of that... — 1 year 7 months ago
Luckily, I'm not actually running the show. Much more competent people are. year 7 months ago
When the kids stop by your desk on & you aren't expecting them & they ask what you do & in… year 7 months ago
Oops. For a minute I thought this headline was the WSJ edit page running a piece against mandatory arbitration. Una… year 7 months ago
Forget guns vs. butter. This is oil vs. corn, and the White House is stuck in the middle. Smart piece by &… year 7 months ago
RT : 's median pay wage? $28,446 a year. 's joins with how its workforce sets it apart… year 7 months ago
RT : Congratulations to all the winners of the 2018 Hillman Prizes in Journalism! This year's winners exposed injustice… year 7 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'… year 7 months ago
Reliably some of the most thorough, best-reported journalism out there. Can't wait to read the ones I missed and re… year 7 months ago
RT : New from me: The mortgage-interest deduction is a shrunken version of its former self. --Number of people claimin… year 7 months ago
Whoops! Sorry about that — that’s what I get for being in DC. — 1 year 7 months ago
Hey, thanks! was a big part of the data wrangling too this time around. — 1 year 7 months ago
Great reporting by + great graphics by + great photos ) = a… year 7 months ago
RT : My surprising fact of the day: Americans are saving more of their incomes relative to before the recession! Page 12… year 7 months ago
Fee Trade? Proposed U.S. tariffs on China would pinch manufacturers unevenly, creating winners & losers. My latest… year 7 months ago
The crash of a K Street prince: How Tony Podesta's future crumbled, "a calamitous collapse propelled by unexpected… year 7 months ago
RT : Not afraid to push my agenda on students. year 7 months ago
Hardly taxing: Tax overhaul drove $2.5 billion in profits in one quarter for big banks. Without it, many would've h… year 7 months ago
Money in pocket, but not so much additional spending... U.S. retail sales rose 0.6% in March year 8 months ago
Now up to 325 companies! year 8 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… year 8 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… year 8 months ago
CEO Tim Cook received the Free Speech Award from the Newseum last year. year 8 months ago
RT : Motivational speech that will help recruit and retain workers at Public Storage. (Click here… year 8 months ago
Or pointing a camera the the screen. — 1 year 8 months ago
RT : Bank analyst Meredith Whitney may be ducking the spotlight 10 years after her prescient Citigroup call, but she's a… year 8 months ago
Many happy returns! (And about those returns...) Meghan Markle and Prince Harry may soon feel the IRS is a third pa… year 8 months ago
Fun and games: Why Mattel and Hasbro Workers are a world apart on pay. Hint: Business model matters. My latest on… year 8 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, &… year 8 months ago
RT : My new favorite tax story: Is that new tax break “Fiddy” or “Foedee?” year 8 months ago
Oh phooey! Is that new tax break “Fiddy” or “Foedee?” And just what is this new tax bill really called, anyway? Plu… year 8 months ago
Now that's how you use a cliche to good effect. — 1 year 8 months ago
RT : Facebook's repeated privacy missteps since signing a 2011 consent decree show the limitations of relying on the FTC… year 8 months ago
RT : Trump yesterday: “Get ready Russia, because they will be coming, nice and new and ‘smart!’” Pentagon: “The departm… year 8 months ago
Favorite tweet text today. year 8 months ago
Priorities, people: Companies are spending less on training middle-managers -- and more for senior leadership. Luck… year 8 months ago
RT : Ruble collapsing, gold spiking, and Dow set to plunge on the opening bell. All reax to Trump's missile threat today. year 8 months ago
New study finds premature death varies around the U.S., with substance-use and mental-health disorders driving incr… year 8 months ago
RT : When adjusted for aging, the employment rate is essentially back to its pre-recession level. By Harris Eppsteiner,… year 8 months ago
RT : This week features work excellent 📊 by: 1) 2) 3) , 4) ,… year 8 months ago
Just what is a U.S. company, anyway? Big American companies are finally disclosing how global their workforces have… year 8 months ago
Forget Brangelina or whoever. Sprint & T-Mobile might be getting together for realz! Maybe. year 8 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… year 8 months ago
RT : Bankruptcy headline winner -- Nine West files for bankruptcy amid dwindling foot traffic via 1 year 8 months ago
Hey , what's old is new again! Party like it's 1999? The Big Four accounting firms now get more revenu… year 8 months ago
And here's the text of the Dodd-Frank legislation, from Congress's own website -- search for "median… year 8 months ago
Congress told the SEC to write a rule requiring the disclosure from publicly traded companies, as par… year 8 months ago
How so fake news? As we explain in several articles, there is some squishiness in how companies choos… year 8 months ago
(Does the Chairman know?) Trump Organization’s web store collects sales tax in only two states. Smart reporting by… year 8 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… year 8 months ago
Hey, come work for the Daily Diary of the American Dream! is recruiting at the event on Saturd… year 8 months ago
Pay roll-call: Our pay-comparison tool now includes 244 companies -- 3 dozen more than at launch, including Intel,… year 8 months ago
Welcome to America -- have you made any illegal political contributions? Nice reporting by &… year 8 months ago
Nike’s HR chief says company fails to promote enough women, minorities—Memo year 8 months ago
RT : Some great pieces from so far this week! Including this smart tool from & ... year 8 months ago
Crack’n’pack: The tax bill is law. Now let the tax games begin. Smart piece by Ruth Simon & year 8 months ago
Great context, thanks. Employees of the biggest public companies aren't a perfec… year 8 months ago
“You weren’t supposed to look into this so you can’t prosecute me.” “Oh yeah?” Mueller Was Authorized to Investigat… year 8 months ago
Here you go. Oh -- am I taking you too literally? — 1 year 8 months ago
NPR names as deputy biz editor - Talking Biz News year 8 months ago
See where you stand among S&P 500 employees — my latest with : How Does Your Pay Stack Up?… year 8 months ago
Think budget fights have been bad? Wait til revenues fall and interest rates rise, Greg Ip says: U.S. fiscal future… year 8 months ago
Pay check: Does Verizon Really Pay the Typical Worker 60% More Than AT&T? My latest on $VZ $T — 1 year 8 months ago
Deutsche Bank examines potential successors to CEO John Cryan year 8 months ago
Paging year 8 months ago
Remember that great financial-crisis rallying cry, "Consolidate the banks!"? A decade later, find out why the bigge… year 8 months ago
Baby boomers are on the move and suburbs are drawing more Americans, new census data show via 1 year 8 months ago
RT : This would be an appropriate time to reference the compensation study from ’s :… year 8 months ago
What goes up...? CEO pay poised to post a new record. My latest with the redoubtable , using data from… year 8 months ago
Seconded. One of the truly remarkable business reporters of our time: a scoop machine and columnist who can put you… year 8 months ago
RT : In light of Facebook-Cambridge Analytica kerfuffle, it’s worth reviewing Facebook’s long history of lax enforcement… year 8 months ago
RT : My latest Harder Line column: The swamp’s perennial tug-o-war over America’s ethanol mandate.… year 8 months ago
Just (don’t) do it? Inside Nike, Women Staffers Circulated Survey About Workplace Behavior, by &… year 8 months ago
Oh my. — 1 year 9 months ago
Distinction without a difference? Unless I'm missing something, this trade deficit vs. trade surplus debate between… year 9 months ago
Rethink possible: DOJ v. AT&T could reshape US business combinations for years to come, from &… year 9 months ago
Rex Tillerson’s $15 million silver lining, from on 1 year 9 months ago
This time, everything really is different! Ten Years After the Bear Stearns Bailout, Nobody Thinks It Would Happen… year 9 months ago
Obligatory correlation ≠ causation (necessarily). — 1 year 9 months ago
RT : . and discuss how you can check if you are underpaid. year 9 months ago
RT : Via , everything you've ever wanted to know about tax extenders. A valuable resource for those "Wait, wha… year 9 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… year 9 months ago
RT : Gun manufacturer Remington spent millions to build up capacity when gun sales were soaring. Then sales plunged afte… year 9 months ago
Return to spender: How your returns are used against you at Best Buy & other retailers -- smart piece by… year 9 months ago
Ivanka Trump’s continued relationship with her family's business has created a slew of problems | McClatchy Washing… year 9 months ago
RT : Some perspective: an exMcDonnell Aircraft employee recalls when firm bought Douglas Aircraft in late 60s, Mr. McDon… year 9 months ago
This ain't Jeff Immelt's GE any more: $GE didn’t pay bonuses to CEO, top executives in 2017 via 1 year 9 months ago
The calculations do include that year’s equity awards (as valued at grant) and p… year 9 months ago
RT : Have you checked your investment professional’s background? It’s quick and easy. year 9 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… year 9 months ago
RT : YouTube may well be operating as a giant radicalizing engine through its recommendation algorithm—leading people do… year 9 months ago
Secret no more: U.S. Firms Reveal How Much They Pay Workers — and how it stacks up against the CEO. My latest:… year 9 months ago
Inversions return: Despite U.S. Tax Overhaul, Dana Considers a Move Abroad. “I didn’t think we’d ever see an­other… year 9 months ago
RT : Despite U.S. Tax Overhaul, Ohio-Based Dana Considers a Move Abroad w/ via $DAN $GKNLY — 1 year 9 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… year 9 months ago
Tax Law Doesn’t Pay for Itself, Harvard Economists Find year 9 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: year 9 months ago
Until the next one! — 1 year 9 months ago
RT : Millennials to Fashion Brands: Sex Doesn't Sell year 9 months ago
Sanctions + Mr. Market doomed Exxon’s Russian projects year 9 months ago
Does this mean the ‘70s are just around the corner? U.S. Jobless Claims Hit Lowest Level Since 1969 year 9 months ago
Know your customer? Kushner’s Business Got Loans After White House Meetings year 9 months ago
Buybacks vs. Bonuses: Boom in Share Buybacks Renews Question of Who Wins From Tax Cuts, my latest with year 9 months ago
Now the bots are coming for our jeans: Levi’s Wants Lasers, Not People, to Rip Your Jeans year 9 months ago
Tax Changes Could Spur Swap Meet for Used Goods year 9 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… year 9 months ago
Hear no evil, speak no evil: "This culture of confidence trickled down ... with consequences that included unreacha… year 9 months ago
Buyback mountain: "Over the past three years, GE spent more than $29 billion on share repurchases, at an average pr… year 9 months ago
How “success theater” at Jeffrey Immelt’s $GE masked the rot year 9 months ago
Irn-Bru, guarana -- are there other national soft-drinks? Fun story from : Scots are stockpiling a suga… year 9 months ago
Harbinger or exception? The world’s largest retailer, Walmart, posted lower online sales growth and a lower quarter… year 9 months ago
Boeing Is Killing It by Squeezing Its Suppliers - Bloomberg Businessweek year 9 months ago
Meet the guy who gets financial advisers appearances at Harvard and West Point* -- good digging by year 9 months ago
I love this story: To pack the stands at the Pyeongchang Olympics, locals call in the ‘White Friends’ via 1 year 9 months ago
Co-operative effort: Some grain buyers are revamping operations to capture benefits of the new tax law. Smart piece… year 9 months ago
RT : Google is replacing Facebook’s traffic to publishers year 10 months ago
Not so invaluable? Americans’ love for the great outdoors contributed as much to the U.S. economy as the state of M… year 10 months ago
Anti-VIXers? How Wall Street’s ‘fear gauge’ is being rigged, according to one whistleblower year 10 months ago
RT : An utterly intriguing story! No doubt there are other booby traps in our computer-driven markets that we haven't ev… year 10 months ago
Heya, get it while it's hot! (Ebooks are hot, right?) The Wall Street Journal Guide to the New Tax Law… year 10 months ago
Sweet. My emails aren’t nearly so remunerative. — 1 year 10 months ago
Marching to the BEAT: U.S. Tax Provision May Sting Foreign Firms, from & :… year 10 months ago
RT : Congress cut taxes. So, voila, tax revenue is lower than projected before... via 1 year 10 months ago
Dear stores, groups and organizations I give my (personal) email: Don’t send me more than one offer/newsletter/emai… year 10 months ago
RT : great story year 10 months ago
Fair play? New tax law haunts companies that did ‘inversion’ deals -- a smart look by &… year 10 months ago
RT : . and went deep inside Facebook for this revealing portrait of the past two years of disrup… year 10 months ago
The tax overhaul could pay dividends for investors -- especially if they know what to look for. My guide to the Tax… year 10 months ago
Store credit? Sears Canada creditors zero in on Lampert payments by --… year 10 months ago
Cash out? The tax law is about to make analyzing earnings more tricky at many companies -- smart analysis by… year 10 months ago
Second Acts: Former Lawmaker Who Was Rejected as Ex-Im Bank Chief to Join SEC year 10 months ago
Poland & the death camps—a must-read from : “any version of past events that purports definitively t… year 10 months ago
Meet the thrombectomy. It could save your life — if it happens to be available where you live. Great piece by… year 10 months ago
RT : Prescient & piece from last April: via 1 year 10 months ago
RT : This new treatment helps stroke victims live normal lives -- but there are major variations from city to city in wh… year 10 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… year 10 months ago
RT : 1. Everyone expected a correction. 2. The market always moves in a way to maximize the number of wrong forecasts. 3… year 10 months ago
Limited liability? Steve Wynn set up LLC to pay his accuser -- the latest from via 1 year 10 months ago
Why a company that sells corsets is willing to bet the smartphone will fade. Fascinating look at Victoria's Secret… year 10 months ago
The tax bill’s double whammy for struggling firms. My latest with via 1 year 10 months ago
Depends. Anybody with new losses and recent profits, and maybe big losses but the prospect for gains in the future. — 1 year 10 months ago
For struggling firms, the tax bill packs a double whammy. My latest, with year 10 months ago
RT : How does the boss’s pay compare to the rank and file? Survey offers glimpse at CEO-worker pay ratios… year 10 months ago
Secret IPO filings, more proxy proposal challenges, more waiver requests. How the SEC is already making it easier t… year 10 months ago
I can only imagine the deluge... — 1 year 10 months ago
Tax overhaul limiting your charitable-giving deductions? You should have set up a donor-advised fund in December --… year 10 months ago
And speaking of the pay ratio, here's an interesting piece on where it could take us, from -- and the… year 10 months ago
Who owns JD Power? Well, it’s complicated... fascinating tale of secrecy and dealmaking. year 10 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… year 10 months ago
Fascinating stuff: Job growth in states and industries that leaned toward President Donald Trump picks up after st… year 10 months ago
I've seen fewer convincing arguments in my time. — 1 year 10 months ago
Collections call: Early word on a government contract may have helped investors cash in. "It’s quite clumsy and neg… year 10 months ago
So will that extra "G" in 5G stand for Government? "This ball is going to keep bouncing..." year 10 months ago
Money talks: A Brief History of Treasury Secretaries Trying to Jawbone the Dollar year 10 months ago
RT : The flu epidemic is now the worst since 2009, with more schools closing across the country due to absenteeism.… year 10 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… year 10 months ago
I like “fuddy,” personally. year 10 months ago
Treasury Skeptical About States Allowing Charitable Giving to Work Around Cap year 10 months ago
Just a few weeks old, the tax law is already reshaping how America does business. My latest, with ,… year 10 months ago
RT : Charles Schwab: Demographics, Not Policy, to Have Biggest Impact on Markets via 1 year 10 months ago
RT : I know this is self-serving, but there's a time-tested solution for this problem: Editors! (real-live humans) year 10 months ago
Also: Millennials ruining the whole population growth thing with their delayed adulthood... Paging year 10 months ago
Conspicuous non-consumption: Price wars, fewer births, rising costs — Kimberly-Clark to Cut 5,000 Jobs year 10 months ago
How Wall Street Keeps Claims Out of the Spotlight — important piece, well reported. year 10 months ago
Heard the same, and told cops are/were just around the corner. Quiet now. — 1 year 10 months ago
Shipping news: Chinese-owned or -operated ships have been ghosting across the waters in a bid to help North Korea e… year 10 months ago
RT : This whole would never have happened if more millennials would just read c’mon ppl!… year 10 months ago
There’s a pretty detailed description in the methodology at the end of the interac… year 10 months ago
Big losses in the past? Big future tax savings, made smaller when the tax rate fell. But read 's piece… year 10 months ago
A year on, business is pretty stoked about the Trump presidency... reports: via 1 year 10 months ago
RT : “94% of net job growth in the past decade was in the alternative work category." Lawrence Katz year 11 months ago
Debate is good. And absolutely -- read the piece; he makes clear that there are differences as well as parallels. year 11 months ago
"It may not be what customers pay but the products they never see." Standard oil, after all, drove down the price o… year 11 months ago
Good data make good graphics! year 11 months ago
Probably would have taken you 4:45 in Python. (ducks) — 1 year 11 months ago
RT : General Electric May Break Itself Up, CEO Says, After Discovering More Problems Buried at Industrial Company's Fina… year 11 months ago
For multinational firms, the tax overhaul's benefits came with a price-tag: A one-time tax on their accumulated for… year 11 months ago
Does the future of TV hang on Ma Bell's heir? Justice Department’s antitrust case against AT&T deal for Time Warner… year 11 months ago
Nope, not a mall. It’s a multipurpose leisure-time consumer destination. Fun piece by &… year 11 months ago
RT : Breaking: Price Waterhouse found guilty in the multi-crore Satyam scam, its network entities barred from issuing a… year 11 months ago
RT : Supply chain problems and drone disruption force Hobbico into bankruptcy via 1 year 11 months ago
RT : figured out why I'm still single: not enough year 11 months ago
Big employers once meant bigger pay. No longer -- the big-company pay premium is dying. My latest: via 1 year 11 months ago
Hats off — er, on — to the new tax law, GOP lawmakers say. year 11 months ago
‘There is no way I can be a true fiduciary.’ Former advisers at discount brokers got paid more to push high-priced… year 11 months ago
This could be a big deal: iPhones and Children Are a Toxic Pair, Say Two Big Apple Investors year 11 months 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… year 11 months ago
It's the end of earnings as we know it (for a quarter), and investors feel fine... Taxes and the terrible, horrible… year 11 months 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… year 11 months ago
A hugely important piece of reporting. Murder in America: What Makes Cities More Dangerous year 11 months ago
The bots oppose the fiduciary rule: investigation indicates 2 in 5 comments critical of the regulation were fa… year 11 months 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… year 11 months ago
Wrong app — 1 year 11 months ago
Live by the leverage... For Heavily Indebted Firms Like Dell, Tax Bill Carries a Downside year 11 months ago
Timing is Everything 2: Companies set bonuses, spending ahead of new tax law. My latest: year 11 months 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… year 11 months ago
Thanks for the tax cut! Here's a few bucks. My latest, with several colleagues: via 1 year 11 months ago
Dear PR people: Cut it out with the cryptocurrency pitches, OK? I don't think I've ever written about them, and hav… year 11 months ago
The internal struggle for the future of federal consumer financial protection pits administration factions: The Div… year 11 months ago
RT : Among CPAs, it’s common to hear a major piece of tax legislation called “The Accountants’ Full Employment Act” -- a… year 11 months ago
Let the games begin? Money-losing companies could take advantage of tax law’s 2018 start date -- smart piece by… year 11 months ago
RT : Takata to pay just a fraction of a penny for air-bag damages via 1 year 11 months ago
Then they started shouting about Exoatmospheric Reentry-vehicle Interceptor Subsystems... — 1 year 11 months 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. — 1 year 11 months ago
Tick Rick: Here’s how the GOP tax plan came together: year 11 months ago
Worth a read, not just for the great headline: This One Weird Tax Trick Could Raise GDP, Shrink the Trade Deficit year 11 months ago
There were a few unpleasant surprises, but mostly, it’s a tax bill business can love. My latest: year 11 months ago
Past losses are valuable to companies b/c they can offset future profits, reducing taxes. A tax cut actually reduce… year 12 months ago
Meanwhile, on the Uncertainty Report: Boeing, Airbus Sales Imperiled as Trump Administration Formulates Iran Plan year 12 months ago
GOP Makes Change to Child Tax Credit in Bid to Satisfy Rubio year 12 months ago
RT : Thursday in Puerto Rico 85 days after Maria reports: *64% power generation *93% of ppl have water *633 s… year 12 months ago
I assume this doesn't mean legislating is a game of chicken. — 1 year 12 months ago
RT : Get your coverage on the net neutrality decision on the news year 12 months ago
RT : Shaping up to be a good holiday season for retailers. via 1 year 12 months ago
Is this part of his marketing for the Hyperloop? Just curious. — 1 year 12 months ago
RT : In other big news, Mirai's mastermind pleaded guilty: w/ 1 year 12 months ago
RT : New York bans insurers from using education and occupation in setting auto-insurance rates via 1 year 12 months ago
This is an approach I can endorse. But how about a demolition derby instead? year 12 months ago
Full Employment for CPAs Act of 2017? For Pass-Through Businesses, Let the (Tax) Games Begin - WSJ year 12 months ago
A tax fix for the auto dealers sent the bulldozer dealers scrambling. Now the tractor dealers are wary. A tale of l… year 12 months ago
RT : What a to do! 20% vs. 22%: The Tension Over Two Points in the Corporate Tax Rate. My latest with : year 12 months 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 40 min ago
The bots are commenting: Millions post feedback on federal rules (not just net neutrality). Some have been dead for… years 2 hours ago
Businesses Push to Repeal Corporate AMT December 12, 2017 04:25 AM As House and Senate lawmakers continue has… years 2 hours ago
As Economy Gains Strength, Companies Sell (and Spend) More: years 2 hours ago
20% vs. 22%: The Tension Over Two Points in the Corporate Tax Rate: years 2 hours ago
CEOs on the Tax Plans: Watching the Details December 12, 2017 04:25 AM As House and Senate lawmakers continue… years 2 hours ago
Businesses Push Workers to Mobilize Before Tax Revamp: years 2 hours ago
Companies That Perform Best Don’t Pay CEOs the Most: years 2 hours ago
Equifax Says Departing CEO Won’t Get $5.2 Million in Severance Pay: years 2 hours ago
For Multinationals, the Tax Bill’s Good Likely Outweighs the Bad: years 2 hours ago
GE’s Next CEO to Get $5 Million in Target Pay but No Special Stock Award: years 2 hours ago
More Company Boards Add Oversight of Political Spending: years 2 hours ago
U.S. Companies Post Profit Growth Not Seen in Six Years: years 2 hours ago
What a to do! 20% vs. 22%: The Tension Over Two Points in the Corporate Tax Rate. My latest with : years 3 hours ago
RT : As the Alabama votes roll in, here are some key places and constituencies to watch for: by… years 6 hours ago
Congrats! — 2 years 1 day ago
Don't knock potatopolitik. years 1 day 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 4 days ago
That sounds about right... and you're the one, most of the time! — 2 years 4 days ago
Well there's your mistake -- reading proxy filings. — 2 years 4 days ago
I need a flow-chart. — 2 years 4 days ago
RT : Your stipple drawing of the week years 4 days ago
Blind justice, great. Napping justice? Not so good. years 4 days ago
We can cram more context into ~20 words! 😉 years 4 days ago
Lampert's web of relationships with Sears may look complicated, but much of it boils down to reducing risk -- his o… years 5 days ago
RT : Citigroup faces $20 billion writedown on deferred tax assets from tax overhaul via 2 years 5 days ago
RT : read this: years 5 days ago
RT : GE’s Power Division to eliminate 12,000 jobs as part of cost cuts via 2 years 5 days ago
RT : House: No more private activity bonds after 12/31. Bond market: Ok. Let's triple last year's issuances before the… years 5 days ago
RT : Sears investor urges company to explore going private, via years 5 days ago
RT : The live blog on GOP tax plan covers our work : What do tax plans mean for the federal budget?… years 5 days ago
RT : Eddie Lampert is shedding assets and borrowing billions to reshape Sears. Who's on the other side of these deals? O… years 5 days ago
But here — Merrill Sherman drew you a picture (and we explain the pieces). years 5 days ago
What’s Eddie Lampert doing at Sears? It’s complicated... my latest on : via 2 years 5 days ago
Curious how the tax overhaul would change federal spending & the deficit? Steve Ballmer has you covered. via 2 years 6 days 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 6 days ago
RT : Heavy-duty truck orders are on a roll, reviving fortunes at truck and engine manufacturers via 2 years 6 days ago
RT : Attention Kroger shoppers: The company's CFO has some thoughts on the tax bill: via 2 years 6 days ago
., I strongly suspect Boomers are the driving force behind pumpkin spice. Not to turn it into inte… years 6 days ago
RT : Interesting to hear former Build America Bureau chief Martin Klepper say at he’s “increasingly convinced… years 1 week ago
"Those damn kids on my lawn again." — 2 years 1 week ago
RT : CVS-Aetna Merger A Bid To Bring Down Health Costs. But Will Any Savings Be Shared With Consumers?… years 1 week ago
Mueller seems to be following the money, as any prosecutor would do... years 1 week ago
RT : A bankruptcy judge to a lawyer who said an upcoming hearing conflicts with his 10th wedding anniversary plans: “You… years 1 week ago
RT : Deportations have actually FALLEN under Trump... partly due to fewer attempted illegal border crossings.… years 1 week ago
As Economy Gains Strength, Companies Sell (and Spend) More December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking and othe… years 1 week ago
Businesses Push to Repeal Corporate AMT December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking and other industries m… years 1 week ago
Businesses Push Workers to Mobilize Before Tax Revamp December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking and othe… years 1 week ago
Companies That Perform Best Don’t Pay CEOs the Most December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking and other… years 1 week ago
CEOs on the Tax Plans: Watching the Details December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking and other industri… years 1 week ago
CEO Pay for Performance: How Smart Are the Targets? December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking and other… years 1 week ago
Equifax Says Departing CEO Won’t Get $5.2 Million in Severance Pay December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking… years 1 week 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 week ago
For Multinationals, the Tax Bill’s Good Likely Outweighs the Bad December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking an… years 1 week ago
More Company Boards Add Oversight of Political Spending December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking and ot… years 1 week ago
U.S. Companies Post Profit Growth Not Seen in Six Years December 05, 2017 01:01 AM Technology, banking and ot… years 1 week ago
Businesses Push to Repeal Corporate AMT years 1 week ago
RT : Hey guys, might want to read and save this: years 1 week ago
Hey , you've got style (and substance)! years 1 week ago
So could an employer hire Aetna to pay Caremark to contract with CVS for employees' medications? CVS to buy Aetna f… years 1 week ago
If you give companies an R&D tax credit, then impose an alternative minimum tax that excludes the tax credit ... di… years 1 week ago
RT : The Senate loves the research tax credit. The Senate may have just largely repealed the research tax credit in the… years 1 week ago
RT : “I’m so insulted when people say that lawmaking is like sausage making,” said Stanley A. Feder, president of Simply… years 1 week 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 💸 — 2 years 1 week 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 week ago
RT : FDA approves monthly injection for opioid addiction via 2 years 1 week ago
RT : YOUR TAX DOLLARS AT WORK: Texas Congressman Blake Farenthold used $84K of federal fund to pay sexual harassment set… years 1 week ago
Business Investment Varies Little With Corporate-Tax Changes, Economist Says via years 1 week ago
How political spending can work, from : Who Is Running the Mysterious PAC Supporting Roy Moore? years 1 week ago
Where's the whiplash emoji when you need it? years 1 week ago
RT : House tax bill would eliminate bonds that were a key tool to finance more than half the built ea… years 1 week 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 week ago
RT : What I learned today: Natural gas generated more electricity in US last year than coal. Great historical perspectiv… years 1 week ago
Except, you know, ruin everything. — 2 years 1 week ago
GE’s Successful Effort to Change GOP Tax Bill Shows Lobbying Clout years 1 week ago
Aha! Thanks. I was just too impatient, I think. — 2 years 1 week ago
No merry old soul here... Power Shift: Chart-by-chart, how natural gas and renewables dethroned king coal. Great vi… years 1 week ago
RT : Coal plants keep closing, but the shuttered plants are now larger and younger. (Yesterday, announced t… years 1 week ago
Didn't the Congressional Research Service answer this in 2011? years 1 week 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 week ago
RT : .: "When the president loses confidence in somebody, they’ll no longer be here.” But won’t specifically sa… years 1 week ago
RT : . sayd has confidence in Rex Tillerson — 2 years 1 week ago
This is pretty cool, but can you include income ranges for the quintiles/cohorts so people can better… years 1 week ago
RT : Want to understand what the proposed Senate tax changes (before amendments are made) mean across income brackets? C… years 1 week ago
Well, they do say they're in the risk business... Tax Bill Provisions Could Bedevil Offshore Reinsurers, Analyst Sa… years 1 week ago
Flashback: When Blankenship was shown the door in 2010, he got $12 million cash, $33 million in retirement ben… years 1 week ago
Wow. Former coal CEO convicted on charges tied to mine deaths to run for Senate. via 2 years 1 week ago
RT : I think the safest bet at this point is to fire all the baby boomers. — 2 years 1 week ago
RT : Bankruptcy judge cuts to the chase on Weinstein Co.'s prospects. via years 1 week ago
RT : All true! years 1 week ago
Business investment was stronger than first thought: U.S. GDP Growth Revised Up to 3.3% Rate years 1 week ago
Deep waters: Mike Flynn’s Promotion of Nuclear-Plant Project Went Deep Into the White House years 2 weeks ago
The global offshore system means we can’t trust basic economic figures. Smart piece from via 2 years 2 weeks ago
What the Tax Bill Would Look Like for 25,000 Middle-Class Families -- really nicely done visualization from years 2 weeks ago
Small business may not be on board with the tax bill... interesting piece from : years 2 weeks ago
Produce or pay: Wal-Mart, Kroger impose more fines for missed grocery deliveries via 2 years 2 weeks ago
Problem solved. years 2 weeks ago
RT : Supreme Court Lets Stand Maryland Assault-Weapons Ban via 2 years 2 weeks ago
Fishy business: Tax overhaul is great for canned tuna, craft beer & organic salad dressing. Fun piece from… years 2 weeks ago
RT : From this morning: Senate tax bill targets profits of some foreign airlines years 2 weeks ago
RT : A Lunar Eclipse flat-Earther’s have never seen. years 2 weeks ago
Mmmmm... donuts.... — 2 years 2 weeks ago
RT : Coke-dealing reporter discovered when his gun accidentally goes off in the newsroom. Arrested downstairs by the und… years 2 weeks ago
Where the Internet began: tonight, Brian Dear on “The Untold Story of the Plato System & the Dawn of Cyberculture” years 2 weeks ago
Psst! Big data only works if you use it... Retailers’ Emails Misfire for Many Shoppers, by on 2 years 2 weeks ago
Showdown at the CFPB corral: Deputy Chief Sues Trump Over Agency Leadership years 2 weeks ago
A great read. The Rise and Fall of a Law-School Empire Fueled by Federal Loans years 2 weeks ago
Ah, Excel, we hardly knew ye... Haven’t used it in years, but still a little nostalgic. From : Stop usi… years 2 weeks ago
Making tracks: Under Armour Footwear Chief Peter Ruppe to Depart years 3 weeks ago
(Paging Mr. Bergstresser!) Two women started Stitch Fix. When it goes public, one will be worth $250M. The other? S… years 3 weeks ago
Vertical challenge: Why a DOJ vs. AT&T-Time Warner case could be a close call. Smart piece by : via 2 years 3 weeks ago
Inflation in chains: GOP tax bill’s CPI switch would eventually lift taxes on the middle class, Greg Ip writes… years 3 weeks ago
RT : In effort to reduce costs and to promote cost predictability, and in response to the recent period of historically… years 3 weeks ago
RT : After years of complaining about uncertainty, Rs/Trump proposing to pass tax cuts that expire; insert sunsets into… years 3 weeks ago
LOL years 3 weeks ago
This was quite the moment. A couple other show-of-hands questions got similar responses during the event. years 3 weeks ago
RT : My Carto map of poor and rich schools: 2 years 3 weeks 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. — 2 years 3 weeks ago
Pence Lobbies CEOs to Back Tax Plan -- and get their employees to do the same: via 2 years 3 weeks 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 3 weeks ago
VP Pence to CEOs at : Want a tax overhaul? "I want you to go tell somebody -- especially the people w… years 3 weeks ago
RT : The GOP tax plan would create a Medicare funding cliff years 3 weeks 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 3 weeks 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 3 weeks ago
RT : I know, I know. Individual mandate. It matters. But so does pass-through taxation. via 2 years 3 weeks ago
RT : House GOP Tax Plan Would Hit Grad Students With Massive Tax Hike years 3 weeks ago
McConnell: Roy Moore Should Abandon ‘Collapsing’ Senate Bid years 3 weeks ago
How do US CEOs feel about the tax plans? It’s all in the details (& it’s all details). My latest on : years 3 weeks ago
RT : U.S. Sentencing Commission says federal prison sentences for black men are 20% longer than for whites, after contro… years 4 weeks ago
RT : Another CEO pop quiz, another sign of a gulf between business and 1600 Pennsylvania: Are you worried that Trump isn… years 4 weeks ago
Seib on tax overhaul: Will this happen, can you guarantee it will happen? "This will happen," McConnell says. "Ever… years 4 weeks ago
RT : The pass-through taxation dilemma, in one paragraph: years 4 weeks ago
RT : Second time today that CEOs have given this question a lukewarm reception. years 4 weeks ago
Very sad to hear of Uwe Reinhardt's death. He was a smart, thoughtful researcher & generous source, for green & exp… years 4 weeks ago
RT : For what it's worth, also this by-state export map, from Business Insider, July 27, 2015; their source… years 4 weeks ago
Credited to Globe & Mail. years 4 weeks ago
Was just going to ask. Thanks! — 2 years 4 weeks ago
"Absolutely true" that steel-users employ more than producers, but no reason to think companies deserve "dumped pro… years 4 weeks ago
Steel-buying companies employ more people than steel-making companies. How do you balance that? Wilbur Ross: Look a… years 4 weeks ago
Why go trilateral with Nafta instead of bilateral? Wilbur Ross: One, there was a pre-existing framework. Two, "if y… years 4 weeks ago
One reason trade deficit is so big: "Non-trade, non-commercial influences have dominated the negotiators," Wilbur R… years 4 weeks ago
Says would prefer to have Canada and Mexico come to the table and work out a mutually agreeable deal. — 2 years 4 weeks ago
Wilbur Ross on an end to Nafta: "It would be far more damaging to them than to us." 2 years 4 weeks ago
Trade, tax -- must look at it as a package, making investment in US more attractive, Wilbur Ross tells… years 4 weeks ago
Wilbur Ross: US content of cars made in Mexico or Canada and imported to US has gone down, using parts from outside… years 4 weeks ago
Wilbur Ross: 5-year sunset for all trade agreements has been constant since the campaign. 2 years 4 weeks ago
Talking about the trade deficit "shorthand" for jobs, Wilbur Ross tells . Best to narrow trade defici… years 4 weeks ago
Is a goal of tax overhaul to make the U.S. a Mecca for investment? Wilbur Ross: "Absolutely." 2 years 4 weeks ago
Negotiating multiple bilateral agreements easier if you start with some "some standardized language" rather than a… years 4 weeks ago
Wilbur Ross: Negotiating trade deals like painting a house -- more painters takes fewer days to finish. 2 years 4 weeks ago
Won't negotiating 11 bilateral agreements take a long time? Wilbur Ross: Nafta on a short time-table, needs tremend… years 4 weeks ago
Multilateralism takes too long, Wilbur Ross tells . TPP took 10 years "and never even came into being… years 4 weeks ago
Wilbur Ross: Japan so "locked into TPP" because of disproportionate political weight of country's ag sector. Thinks… years 4 weeks ago
Attention meme-trackers: The Trough of Disappointment has made an appearance at the (not certain it'… years 4 weeks ago years 4 weeks ago
Major take-away: For CEOs and companies, agility will matter much more than planning as data and information proces… years 4 weeks ago
In the past, "if things grew 100% in a lifetime that was a lot of change." Now doubling every year. "You have softw… years 4 weeks ago
Next step: Going from the inorganic to the organic. "You are the biggest source of data by far." Brain connections,… years 4 weeks ago
Star Trek communicator anticipated flip phones in 1960s, while first cell phone in the 1980s. -- Jay Walker on the… years 4 weeks ago
Holding up "Wall Street" style Motorola cell phone... — 2 years 4 weeks ago
Bell Labs transistor, invented in 1947 => first Intel microprocessor chipset in 1971 ... computer, memory, logic sy… years 4 weeks ago
Revolution in data processing starts in 1950s: transistors, capacitors, vacuum tubes. "Those are the first switches… years 4 weeks ago
Jay Walker, Priceline founder: Writing invented 5k years ago: stylus on clay. Next big step: IBM punchcards, 4,000… years 4 weeks ago
GE Slashes Dividend Amid Restructuring years 4 weeks ago
In science, they call this reproducible results. News organizations should do more of it. — 2 years 1 month ago
RT : The DOJ is seeking to reach a plea deal in its criminal investigation of Paul Manafort's former son-in-law: years 1 month ago
International woman of mystery "Anna" links Weinstein, AmTrust mysteries. Intriguing piece by on 2 years 1 month ago
RT : Insurers see jump in sign-ups for Affordable Care Act -- with first numbers via 2 years 1 month ago
RT : One of the most appealing things about the is how fiercely it stands up for its reporters. years 1 month ago
Yes! Very annoying. Happy for 3d party apps Now I just need a Twitter client that truncates other peop… years 1 month ago
RT : Remember when you *only* had 140 cable channels and they expanded to 280? 2 years 1 month ago
Strong measures, but given the circumstances, I'm not surprised. years 1 month ago
RT : Proposal for 20% excise tax raised $154.5B. Monday night's amendment gave back 95% of it. via 2 years 1 month ago
It's like they say, 154.5 billion steps forward, 146.775 billion steps back. years 1 month ago
Proving a good editor is worth at least 141 words. years 1 month ago
Well, 278. — 2 years 1 month ago
Wait, you mean we haven't figured you all out already? — 2 years 1 month ago
Why is there still no email authentication? The Devious Netflix Phish That Just Won't Die - WIRED years 1 month ago
Cue the birth-order debates! (But you're right.) — 2 years 1 month ago
That's a lot of hats. years 1 month ago
RT : More impact of investigation: FBI agents raid offices of major body broker - by & Brian Grow years 1 month ago
I know a 7-year-old who can recite the entire plot of "It," courtesy of a classmate with older brothers. 🙄 years 1 month ago
RT : That’s because we’re poor. years 1 month ago
What Tim Cook didn’t add: But we do stash money on some Channel island… Great piece by & :… years 1 month ago
I propose Comcomm Co.: Broadcom proposes to acquire Qualcomm for $70 per share via 2 years 1 month ago
Anatomy of a failed deal: How the Sprint and T-Mobile Deal Collapsed — Again, by & years 1 month ago
Global growth is powering sales at large companies. But there’s a cost, too — several. My latest on : years 1 month ago
As global economy gains strength, companies sell more, and spend more too. My latest on : years 1 month ago
RT : NFIB: Not supporting bill. "Leaves too many small businesses behind." Ouch. via 2 years 1 month ago
If they do strip deductibility for performance-based pay above $1M (it could be a bargaining chip?), would we see p… years 1 month ago
RT : Interesting exec comp item in tax bill, per WSJ: "Businesses would lose the ability to deduct certain executive com… years 1 month ago
Buckle up. years 1 month ago
Don't some national single-payer systems also allow for private coverage? Employers could p… years 1 month ago
Those are some big changes. years 1 month ago
Woah: Prosecutors Consider Bringing Charges in DNC Hacking Case years 1 month ago
They say all politics is local. The future of the tax overhaul may be, too. The latest from on 2 years 1 month ago
RT : The gender pay gap happened to me. Now what? On , I write about leaving WSJ over pay disparity. years 1 month ago
Egads. years 1 month ago
RT : . of hired bY as Moscow bureau chief: years 1 month ago
The online version has a link to Laurie Cohen's gripping 2003… years 1 month ago
How China Swallowed the WTO: The country that invented bureaucracy is winning at it. Smart piece by : 2 years 1 month ago
RT : The sad, slow decline of Sears. When the catalog came, we knew Christmas was coming. Now: “The stores are creepy.” years 1 month ago
Before Amazon, there was Sears. Today: balky suppliers & $10 billion in losses. Great piece by years 1 month ago
It's not you, it's me: Concern over giving up control leads SoftBank to drop T-Mobile-Sprint deal, on $TMUS $S — 2 years 1 month ago
Earnings Four Ways: How's $GE doing? Pick a measure, any measure... Smart piece by :… years 1 month ago
RT : A plastics warehouse that burned for a week in W.Va. kept all records of stored materials ... in the warehouse. years 1 month ago
Businesses Push Workers to Mobilize Before Tax Revamp October 30, 2017 12:19 PM As proposals for a ... years 1 month ago
Companies That Perform Best Don’t Pay CEOs the Most October 30, 2017 12:19 PM As proposals for a federal ... years 1 month ago
Companies Rack Up Profits, but Aren’t Ready to Spend Them October 30, 2017 12:19 PM As proposals for a ... years 1 month ago
CEO Pay for Performance: How Smart Are the Targets? October 30, 2017 12:19 PM As proposals for a federal ... years 1 month ago
Mylan Chairman Received Nearly $100 Million Last Year October 30, 2017 12:19 PM As proposals for a ... years 1 month ago
More Company Boards Add Oversight of Political Spending October 30, 2017 12:19 PM As proposals for a ... years 1 month ago
GE’s Next CEO to Get $5 Million in Target Pay but No Special Stock Award October 30, 2017 12:19 PM As ... years 1 month ago
Equifax Says Departing CEO Won’t Get $5.2 Million in Severance Pay October 30, 2017 12:19 PM As proposals ... years 1 month ago
U.S. Companies Post Profit Growth Not Seen in Six Years October 30, 2017 12:19 PM As proposals for a ... years 1 month ago
Trump Tax Plan Sets Up Trade-Offs for Industries October 30, 2017 12:19 PM As proposals for a federal tax ... years 1 month ago
One CEO Got Paid $46 Million in a Month, but the Rest of the Year Is a Mystery October 30, 2017 12:19 PM As ... years 1 month ago
Good point, tho I said "tends to"; always exceptions. Fair to say: the more you need your income to live on, the le… years 1 month ago
True, tho at higher incomes, the question isn't whether to save, but which vehicle is best. Plus, don'… years 1 month ago
Higher limits on 401(k) contributions tend to benefit higher-income people. Those who struggle to save a little don… years 1 month ago
What could possibly go wrong, right? years 1 month ago
RT : Many gunshot wound victims end up on SSI+Medicaid for essential services, and for the rest of their lives face a $2… years 1 month ago
RT : Strangely, GE's former CEO Immelt says he wasn't aware that the company sent a spare plane on his trips. — 2 years 1 month ago
RT : New WSJ/NBC poll: Trump gets poor ratings on everything except hurricane response and the economy… years 1 month ago
And of course, Mr. Coffee is just Melitta for lazy people. — 2 years 1 month ago
RT : What a flight of Jeff Immelt's chase plane looked like (in 2016, years after you may have heard this ended).… years 1 month ago
Meet the best lobbyist American business has in the tax overhaul effort: You. My latest on :… years 1 month ago
Stories like this always remind me that “oversight” has two meanings: GE Board Wasn’t Told About CEO’s Extra Plane years 1 month ago
Ending insurer subsidies hiked premiums, raising consumer subsidies. Result: More people get $0-premium policies... years 1 month ago
CVS Makes Blockbuster Bid for Aetna years 1 month ago
Let 400 candidates blossom: Democrats struggle with an "herbal tea-party" moment. Smart piece by years 1 month ago
I agree (of course) there's value in stepping back to make sense of the news. But you're t… years 1 month ago
Bye-bye mortgage interest deduction? It would benefit a tiny fraction of taxpayers | Tax Policy Center years 1 month ago
I thought you were moving to the suburbs to have kids? I'm confused. — 2 years 1 month ago
Like those cameras in Harry Potter, only the pictures don't move. — 2 years 1 month ago
RT : Paging : millennials talking about their salaries is A Thing and companies can't even. years 1 month ago
On the cheap: Trump to Declare Opioid Crisis — but no new funding commitment planned years 1 month ago
No sprint to the finish here... years 1 month ago
RT : In Southern Idaho, w/little federal oversight, migrant farm workers are drowning in manure ponds: years 1 month ago
Star power: Morningstar's fund ratings don't predict results... Reversion to the mean in action!… years 1 month ago
Retirement planning? GOP House Tax Chief: Changes to 401(k) Are Still on Table, by & years 1 month ago
RT : Unlike private sector nearly all state & local gov't employees required to share the cost of their retirement ben.… years 1 month ago
RT : Crazy part of this story is that even the one US-based pipe producer mentioned doesn't use American steel. years 1 month ago
RT : RT if you still go to libraries. years 1 month ago
RT : What does it say about DOE’s grid proposal that generators that stand to benefit think it’s a bad idea? years 1 month ago
Creative agent: A look at Uber's accounting, from , & -- smart reporting. years 1 month ago
Hang on... I'll be just a moment. years 1 month ago
Chilling: Today, US buildings of any height can use panels like those in London's deadly Grenfell Tower fire… years 1 month ago
RT : An Analysis of the President's 2018 Budget done by with years 1 month ago
Bring out your dead: Remarkable piece on the corpse trade from Brian Grow & : years 1 month ago
RT : Can solar-powered geospatial tracking devices help guarantee that your seafood is what it says it is? via 2 years 1 month ago
Nice visualization. years 1 month ago
RT : Whitefish Energy is based in Whitefish, Mont., the home town of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke. years 1 month ago
RT : Starting in 2019, investors might actually WANT to read audit reports. The SEC approves the PCAOB's new report model years 1 month ago
Washed up? Sears Stops Selling Whirlpool Appliances — wow. years 1 month ago
Good point. Cause or effect -- and does that mitigate the effects of concentration, or exacerbate them? — 2 years 1 month ago
Well, if we're not the new vinyl, who is? And what are we? (Wait. Don't answer that.) — 2 years 1 month ago
Big Farmer: 4% of farms produce 2/3 of U.S. ag output. Remarkable piece on farm consolidation by years 1 month ago
The enemy of my enemy and all that... years 1 month ago
News weeklies? (Used to work at one -- love them, and would love to see the format reinvigorated.) Mixtapes were th… years 1 month ago
RT : I would like to see each city that loses out on Amazon HQ2, turn around an invest those same subsidies into the homegrown business ecosystem — 2 years 1 month ago
YOU GUYS! WE’RE THE NEW VINYL!!!!! years 1 month ago
Real-life spy thriller has it all: Casino magnate, veiled threats, jetway showdown, FBI-State spats... by via 2 years 1 month ago
Troubled By Flint Water Crisis, 11-Year-Old Girl Invents Lead-Detecting Device years 1 month ago
Woes Fargo? Wells Fargo fires four foreign-exchange bankers as woes spread to investment bank via 2 years 1 month ago
Oh yes, most definitely. Highly integrated ones. And utilizing all the things, too. years 1 month ago
Idea: If a college grad can't summarize your company's main business after reading 3 paragraphs of the 10-K "Business" section, try again. — 2 years 1 month ago
RT : I asked FCC chairman Ajit Pai about Trump's suggestion to take away NBC license because of "fake news". His answer: years 1 month ago
RT : Independent investors censure Sky on pay and Murdoch via 2 years 2 months ago
RT : " If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear." - George Orwe… years 2 months ago
"Everything is awesome..." How well people think companies are doing on gender depends on ... gender. By years 2 months ago
RT : Which industries see the biggest shift in gender rep as you advance up the corp pipeline? years 2 months ago
RT : Morgan Stanley thinks investors will pay $2500/hour to meet its stock analysts. years 2 months ago
Putting manual back in manufacturing: Tesla delays came as parts were being assembled by hand... by years 2 months ago
RT : U.S. employers are shedding jobs for the first time in 7 years, but it's probably just the hurricanes… years 2 months ago
RT : “Fearless Girl” a Hypocrisy? Firm behind statue pays gender wage discrimination fine. years 2 months ago
RT : No pullback in the warehouse: logistics bucks national trend with strong jobs growth in September. via 2 years 2 months ago
RT : WSJ SCOOP: Facebook Cut Russia Out of April Report on Election Influence years 2 months ago
On National Manufacturing Day, worth keeping in mind where the US job losses have been over the last 3 decades.… years 2 months ago
RT : I've been saying that for years & showed iasr overpaid CEO report. Hope that when… years 2 months ago
Companies that Perform Best Don’t Pay CEOs the Most, study finds via 2 years 2 months ago
AOL Instant Messenger's demise is newsy. But watch the superlatives. Long before there was AIM, there was TERM-talk… years 2 months ago
Yikes. (Also, that Kaspersky news explained?) Russian hackers hacked NSA, making it easier to hack U.S... via 2 years 2 months ago
Shrubbery! London’s No. 1 Hiding Place: The Bushes Outside the U.S. Embassy years 2 months ago
RT : Companies That Perform Best Don’t Pay CEOs the Most, via years 2 months ago
Regulator, invest thyself? Wall Street Regulator Is Also an Investor—With Meager Returns years 2 months ago
The has spoken! years 2 months ago
The culprit: A high cost of living. years 2 months ago
RT : Want to be an intern ? Postings for summer 2018 are here! years 2 months ago
A private browsing window might give you different results. Here's what I got. Watch out New York & Ne… years 2 months ago
That would indeed be diversification. But we just aim to be an electrifying read, not an electric ride. years 2 months ago
Hey, that's more electric cars than I've made recently. years 2 months ago
A little short: Tesla misses goal of building 1,500 Model 3 car in third quarter via 2 years 2 months ago
RT : America, summarized. years 2 months ago
RT : What's the link between tax cuts and economic growth? Tenuous, says the research: via 2 years 2 months ago
"It's not a goat yoga story... It's a zoning story" (Aren't all stories really zoning stories?) by 2 years 2 months ago
At the Center of the Equifax Mess: Its Top Lawyer years 2 months ago
Move along. Nothing to see... U.S. Rescinds Federal Oversight of AIG years 2 months ago
RT : Time to update our "Turnover Under Trump" list, already substantial: via 2 years 2 months ago
Channel your inner Elbridge Gerry with the WSJ's gerrymandering game! Keep Statesota purple! years 2 months ago
Gerrymandering, a Tradition as Old as the Republic, Faces a Reckoning. Smart piece by & on 2 years 2 months ago
Can't wait to see what the retail equivalent of a Frappuccino will be! years 2 months ago
RT : Winners*: Heirs, biz owners in low-tax states. Losers*: Blue states, people w/big medical costs. via 2 years 2 months ago
RT : Kellogg replacing CEO with former Coca-Cola exec Cahillane via 2 years 2 months ago
Milliner's tale: Made in America proves slower & costlier with shortage of skilled workers. By on 2 years 2 months ago
RT : Trump: “We are not going to allow the death tax to steal away the American dream from these great, great families” *Affects 0.2% of estates. — 2 years 2 months ago
RT : A salute to my colleagues on the WSJ's Europe edition, as it ends its print run Friday. The first issue in 1983… years 2 months ago
RT : Like I've been saying, my kingdom for a distribution table, but this is some mighty interesting language in a GOP p… years 2 months ago
RT : Just 11 of 69 hospitals in Puerto Rico have power or fuel, dealing with a deluge of patients. via 2 years 2 months ago
SEC is looking into departure of PepsiCo’s top lawyer in 2012. years 2 months ago
I dunno. They axed Google Reader, and a host of RSS readers have flourished (though RSS as a whole hasn't so much). years 2 months ago
Construction of border-wall sample squares set to begin in California via years 2 months ago
RT : Add "top individual rate" to the list of tax issues Congress has to sort out. via 2 years 2 months ago
Equifax CEO won't get $5.2 million severance; nature of departure open pending probe. With on $EFX — 2 years 2 months ago
RT : Important trend going on here. years 2 months ago
RT : Least hip hop words: 'sailed,' 'emptiness,' 'sigh.' Most hip hop words: 'chopper,' 'stunting,' 'flexing.' years 2 months ago
Despite Citizens United, big companies are watching their political spending more closely. years 2 months ago
Quiz: Would SEC examiners find adequate the SEC's disclosure that Edgar was hacked in 2016? By 2 years 2 months ago
RT : Another stark reminder of the power of education years 2 months ago
Cutting deep: $GE to ax corporate jets. Proxy calls personal use a security measure (other cos say efficiency too)… years 2 months ago
From hedge fund to chasing "legal fraud," a chat with , the one-man investigative team: years 2 months ago
GOP lawmaker suggests Assange pardon in return for proof that Russia didn't supply hacked DNC material. on 2 years 2 months ago
Cushy. We have to chase down and subdue our own snacks, on foot. — 2 years 2 months ago
Dear PR person who says 250 million Americans want something: Quite sure? That's about 100% of the adult U.S. population, last I checked. — 2 years 2 months ago
RT : After Wilma, bills were pushed to ensure nursing homes had emergency AC. They were killed. years 2 months ago
RT : New data shows retirees are on the move, but young folks are a different story via years 2 months ago
Only in a lot of cases, that Employer spigot ran dry for a loooong time. (Or was funded by borrowing.) years 2 months ago
PR tip: If you tell me consultants can help clients save big bucks, then say no customers are far enough along to interview... bye bye. — 2 years 2 months ago
Never spent much time as a contract worker? Read this, by . The Second-Class Office Workers via 2 years 2 months ago
This is surprising, to say the least. years 2 months ago
RT : Cheeky Millennials Use Tracking Apps to Turn the Tables on Mom and Dad years 2 months ago
Ex-Trump adviser Mike Flynn promoted private nuclear power project while in White House via 2 years 3 months ago
RT : You think the freeway is congested? Check out the growing traffic jam in space. Intriguing video.… years 3 months ago
NPR's regular site isn't bad, but some of these "thin" sites are better than the usual version. — 2 years 3 months ago
RT : Signs of digital distress: Mapping broadband availability & subscription in US neighborhoods via 2 years 3 months ago
Alternate title: Will Boomers Ever Let Go? How the average age of CEOs & CFOs has changed since 2012… years 3 months ago
RT : glad to see this. here's a WSJ story and I did on building codes back in 2005 after Katrina:… years 3 months ago
Folks, if you aren't following , how will you ever know what captains of industry think about ? — 2 years 3 months ago
RT : Move Over, Millennials: Generation Z Enters the Workforce years 3 months ago
Filing for bankruptcy can be expensive. Now, there's a disruptive online app for that. By on 2 years 3 months ago
Sure we'll sell your product (until we copy it). Costco's store brand became its big success, by 2 years 3 months ago
Hospitals, regulate thyselves? Watchdog rarely withdraws accreditation over safety. Must-read by years 3 months ago
Equifax hack could upend bid to reduce penalties for credit-reporting firms, by & via 2 years 3 months ago
The work that was... A smart look at employment, then & now, from & years 3 months ago
Cohn of uncertainty? Unhappy w/ Charlottesville comments, Trump unlikely to put Gary Cohn on Fed, by years 3 months ago
RT : A preview of Cassini's Grand Finale on Sept. 15 and an overview of it's most important discoveries via ! — 2 years 3 months ago
"Enemy of the company"? 35-year $PG veteran & his protégé square off. Nice work by & 2 years 3 months ago
Verizon makes explicit the exchange of personal data for goods/services, by on $WSJ — 2 years 3 months ago
RT : Arkema exec apologizes for chemical fire at Texas plant. Oh, and 8 more containers will blow up in coming days. years 3 months ago
What do the kids want, ? — 2 years 3 months ago
Early '90s fashion wasn't a whole lot better. years 3 months ago
Lower-than-expected hiring (never mind Harvey), but the best month for manufacturing since August 2013... via 2 years 3 months ago
RT : Dear web editors: A unique visual is like a scoop. Treat it that way. Here's 24 hours of flood mapping on the NYT h… years 3 months ago
Learnings! “In no way are we just turning this over to Congress,” Mnuchin said. By & years 3 months ago
Big is better! Or is it anticompetitive? A Provocative Look at the Harm From Corporate Heft, from years 3 months ago
That would be: Mysterious Strangers' Dog [Is] Controversial Insurer’s Critics. Different story, tho intriguing. — 2 years 3 months ago
Another weird & wonderful piece: Mysterious Strangers Dog Controversial Insurer’s Critics… years 3 months ago
RT : "Welcome all" - chalk drawings from kids outside the samuel memorial center, which reached capacity ~2h ago. Half o… years 3 months ago
RT : New : Justice Department Investigates Whether Uber Violated U.S. Foreign Bribery Laws w/ 2 years 3 months ago
Uber's CEO-search saga suggests board tension narrowed its options, by & years 3 months ago
As big floods rise, overstretched federal insurance doesn't cover business needs. By & years 3 months ago
RT : Freight companies scramble to reroute goods in wake of Harvey via 2 years 3 months ago
RT : Brazil’s manufacturers are rebounding. The problem for Brazil is they're doing it in Paraguay via 2 years 3 months ago
Woah. years 3 months ago
RT : Chinese state media counters US in trade war. US protectionist wage war and US citizens will pay the piper. years 3 months ago
RT : Losing wetlands made Houston area even more vulnerable to flooding ... years 3 months ago
Serious question: If $94.6 million doesn't retain your CEO, what purpose do retention grants actually serve? years 3 months ago
Meg Whitman says no interest in Uber gig, but presents to board anyway. Immelt is out. By , years 3 months ago
Your fancy new fridge is lousy at a basic job of being a fridge: holding magnets. Fun piece by via 2 years 3 months ago
RT : Proud of our work at covering the 2016 election. It's now a finalist for the Online Journalism Awards! years 3 months ago
The Wall Street Journal: Now even easier to contact discreetly. years 3 months ago
Derailed: CSX's monster traffic jam is causing headaches for McDonald's, Pringles, Chemours & more. By years 3 months ago
Work that capital: CFOs eye rate rises, try to free up working capital, by & on 2 years 3 months ago
RT : Colander obscura, courtesy WH kitchen staff. years 3 months ago
The deal that Trump vowed "we will not approve" is very much alive. By & on $T $TWX — 2 years 3 months ago
RT : Shrimpin' ain't easy. Tilman Fertitta and Landry's to pay $57M for bankrupt Joe’s Crab Shack via 2 years 3 months ago
Sometimes the wheels of corporate decision-making grind exceedingly slow... years 3 months ago
Gown Girl: Bankruptcy + wedding-industrial complex = ... heartwarming story‽ From on 2 years 3 months ago
KPMG agrees to pay $6.2 million to settle SEC allegations that it botched an audit via 2 years 3 months ago
And then there were...? Under Armour CEO to Leave Trump Manufacturing Council, from on 2 years 3 months ago
Fun piece by years 4 months ago
RT : There are 1.68 million truck drivers in the U.S. whose jobs may be transformed by self-driving vehicles. via 2 years 4 months ago
Merck CEO Quits Trump Advisory Council After Charlottesville Violence years 4 months ago
Just what the economy ordered? Dollar's slide is helping the U.S. years 4 months ago
No quarter: Gig workers, retirees, others paying taxes quarterly are getting payments wrong, by on 2 years 4 months ago
Profitable duty: A federal rule to help savers is proving to be a windfall for Wall Street, by 2 years 4 months ago
Third world problems? Death in childbirth is a growing risk in rural America. By & via 2 years 4 months ago
Lawsuit accuses Uber ex-CEO Travis Kalanick of manipulating board: via 2 years 4 months ago
How do you say, "Smile! You're on camera!" in Russian? years 4 months ago
If you build, they will come -- if. Indiana highway is private infrastructure ‘black eye’. By via 2 years 4 months ago
Has imitation become the most sincere form of competition? Facebook chases down threats to its business... via 2 years 4 months ago
More good thoughts about what the AI-saturated future might bring, from years 4 months ago
Pharmacist, heal thy customers: CVS moves deeper into doctors’ turf. Smart work by via 2 years 4 months ago
Who pays corporate taxes: investors or employees? The question will shape tax overhaul, says on 2 years 4 months ago
The last time Apple's R&D bill was this high, the iPhone was on the horizon. Smart piece by Dan Gallagher: on 2 years 4 months ago
So much for the "gig" economy? With unemployment low, Uber, Instacart etc have trouble recruiting By 2 years 4 months ago
This is mesmerizing. years 4 months ago
RT : "There are neighborhoods that if the... black-owned bank isn't there, nobody is there." - My piece on half of… years 4 months ago
Can you hear me now? The Internet’s next growth spurt likely won’t feature Gmail & iPhones, by 2 years 4 months ago
RT : Check your math, central banker says: less immigration equals less growth years 4 months ago
RT : Avaya unveils revised plan to cut $3 billion in debt, dump salaried pensions on US govt. via 2 years 4 months ago
RT : United Tech in talks to buy Rockwell Collins; deal should surpass $20b 2 years 4 months ago
As Amazon devours online retail, brands are beginning to balk. Seven strategies, from : on 2 years 4 months ago
RT : How I turned 2 tips and >10,000 pages of records into this w/ and some awesome AU students years 4 months ago
Just fine, thanks! Wall Street penalties down 66%. Smart work by years 4 months ago
How to Make a Phone Call in 2017: More fun (and more informative) than you'd think. By & years 4 months ago
One senior Trump Admin official has left every 15 days. Nice work by & years 4 months ago
Yikes. years 4 months ago
Mueller’s move to impanel grand jury in Washington signals Russia probe is ramping up via 2 years 4 months ago
Might be worth asking what the average and median tuition is after grants and scholarships. Probably still a lot of… years 4 months ago
Pssst! You can watch TV for free. For reals! years 4 months ago
Sheri McCoy will step down as CEO of Avon via 2 years 4 months ago
No shelter? Why other jurisdictions see peril in crackdown on "sanctuary" cities. years 4 months ago
In tough times, Americans seek greener pastures. Only now, they don't. Must read from & 2 years 4 months ago
Good work here: 30 firms earn half the total profit made by all US public companies via 2 years 4 months ago
The executive job that's like "kissing a porcupine", from years 4 months ago
When is a tech startup really a retailer? When it's Etsy -- and investors are fed up. By via 2 years 4 months ago
Thanks! — 2 years 4 months ago
Never mind the turmoil in Washington part 2: The world's getting more dangerous. Smart piece by on 2 years 4 months ago
Thanks! Good point, too. — 2 years 4 months ago
There you go, then. years 4 months ago
Never mind the tumult in Washington -- corporate profits are doing just fine. My latest with on :… years 4 months ago
RT : White House now has changed chief of staff, deputy COS, national security adviser, comms director, press secretary. years 4 months ago
RT : President Trump names Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly as new chief of staff via 2 years 4 months ago
RT : Reince Priebus is fired. years 4 months ago
So... easy sailing? years 4 months ago
Wow: Merck says cyberattack hit production, will hurt profit, from via 2 years 4 months ago
Miraculously, not this time. But usually, yeah... years 4 months ago
PR people! Want to really annoy reporters? Post only a phone number on your website -- that goes straight to voicemail asking for an email.🤔 — 2 years 4 months ago
RT : ESP Partners might sell ‘some or all’ of its Sears Canada stake after calling off a potential deal via 2 years 4 months ago
Taxing? Most likely to see a tax hike earn $200-300k. Least likely earn under $25k -- or over $700k. by… years 4 months ago
This is really remarkable: HNA’s biggest shareholder doesn’t really exist yet via 2 years 4 months ago
RT : bloomberg has some excellent pictures in the archives years 4 months ago
RT : Looks like people like unlimited data and lower prices. Verizon nets 614K subscribers in 2Q 2 years 4 months ago
RT : Wow, sorry I slept through all the fun! FWIW, Mr 's Form 278e is publicly available from ExIm. Just ask. years 4 months ago
McKesson Shareholders Reject Executive Compensation Packages - Wall Street Journal years 4 months ago
RT : Supply-chain disruptions from extreme weather events are growing, but corporate attention is lagging. via 2 years 4 months ago
RT : In the 90s Mike Moore led the legal charge against big tobacco. Now he's eyeing the opioid painkiller industry. 2 years 4 months ago
RT : Migrants raised UK population by 250,000 in each of past 12 years via (paywall) — 2 years 4 months ago
RT : Deal on Russian sanctions is reached between the GOP and Democrats, but will President Trump sign the bill? years 4 months ago
A Tale of Two Retailers:;a-tale-of-two-retailers — 2 years 4 months ago
Chew on this: Big Tobacco Finds Surprise Allies in Smokeless Push, from on 2 years 4 months ago
RT : Amazon generates more revenue in two months than Sears/Kmart does in an entire year. years 4 months ago
RT : Some American business groups worry the Trump administration might be too soft on Beijing years 4 months ago
RT : A tale of 2 retailers, Sears and Amazon, told in 5 visual chapters years 4 months ago
Held in contempt? Supreme Court makes its junior justice run the cafeteria. Don’t eat there. By via 2 years 4 months ago
RT : watch the rise of Amazon and the fall of Sears via and 2 years 4 months ago
It was the best of times, the worst of times... A Tale of Two Retailers: my latest on with years 4 months ago
RT : Check out my latest WSJ exclusive! When IPOs mean Impeding Progress of the Opposite Sex via 2 years 4 months ago
That robot takeover? Already happening at stores near you. By : on 2 years 4 months ago
I think that's just a canine Blue Steel. — 2 years 4 months ago
Oh, they do. Intimately. Now go buy some old artisanal hardwood charcoal for your suburban barbecue. years 4 months ago
I'm sure you learn a lot about yourself in the process. years 4 months ago
RT : Depressing example of how local regs make life miserable for low-income entrepreneurs. years 4 months ago
RT : Here's an extremely important and clever paper on how the startup decline has been a drag on productivity growth years 4 months ago
Hey Millennials! They really dig you, the corporate CEOs. For reals! Fun piece by & F. Martin Ramin:… years 4 months ago
RT : Online travel agency is offering $50 off for honeymoon flights. Brides can email a receipt from Alfred Angelo to we… years 4 months ago
Dear PR people: Sending something to several journalists in one newsroom? Make sure we all know. Even if it's extra work with email software — 2 years 4 months ago
RT : Fresh data signal stock-market optimism isn’t showing up in the real economy, which is chugging along at midyear years 5 months ago
Buffett, Malone & Son: Sprint’s chairman met with investor, cable mogul... via 2 years 5 months ago
Relative-ly open? Startup OpenGov got seat at White House roundtable, is part-owned by Kushner family on 2 years 5 months ago
RT : Canadian regulators lower the boom on China's Sino-Forest. via 2 years 5 months ago
RT : Jamie Dimon:‘Stupid Shit’ in Washington has hurt the economy years 5 months ago
AT&T to split telecom, media businesses after Time Warner merger. on Blast from past: years 5 months ago
Startup Part-Owned by Jared Kushner’s Brother Got Key Tech Invite years 5 months ago
RT : A 1500% spike in DryShips shares was about the 11th craziest thing happening with that stock via 2 years 5 months ago
Forget the Supremes? Trump will soon reshape the Fed Smart work 2 years 5 months ago
Rebranding? Startup offers $3 ketchup, toothpaste in bid to be a household Dollar Shave Club, by 2 years 5 months ago
RT : Business Reporter Renae Merle on "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli: Witnesses who made millions investing i… via 2 years 5 months ago
RT : Whole payout? Whole Foods officials stand to get $171 million on Amazon deal via 2 years 5 months ago
RT : Sharp story on Apple's privacy experiments (dull response from Apple PR tho) years 5 months ago
RT : Some members of Trump's election integrity commission remain perplexed about why they’re on it:… years 5 months ago
RT : June saw record-low unemployment for Hispanics and near-record-low unemployment for African Americans… years 5 months ago
RT : Friday afternoon's overlooked news dump is Monday morning's discovery: via 2 years 5 months ago
RT : Proud to say has an all-female Page One today: years 5 months ago
RT : Why are tiny hospitals springing up in Indy and other cities? 1) Cheap to build. 2) Can charge more than clinics. years 5 months ago
RT : Inequality and Opportunity in America: What happened when Walmart left McDowell County, West Virginia via 2 years 5 months ago
“Putting themselves on drugs.” How makeup counters got hooked on discounts, by , years 5 months ago
Psst: "If Verizon's selling...they're selling...for a reason." Frontier's big landline bet, by 2 years 5 months ago
Sad. years 5 months ago
All aboard! As global trade slows, GE hops on the localization train. Smart stuff from & on 2 years 5 months ago
Lyme aid? People turn to chickens to keep the ticks down, but science cries fowl. Fun piece by 's Anupreeta Das: years 5 months ago
They don't call it Light Beige for nothing: Latest UPS vehicle isn't a drone, it's a golf cart, by on 2 years 5 months ago
Stressless tests? YOU get dividends & YOU get dividends & YOU get dividends... by & 2 years 5 months ago
Staples nears deal with Sycamore for more than $6.5 billion via 2 years 5 months ago
Nike blinked: Even a brand titan couldn't hold out against Amazon, by & on 2 years 5 months ago
Now you see it... Why your local CVS is hiding the candy -- with a cool photo slider, by on 2 years 5 months ago
RT : Journos! Apply by 6/30> $15K grants for investigative/enterprise biz/fin'l stories via .… years 5 months ago
Gov. Rauner & Speaker Madigan aren't paying $14.6 billion Illinois owes hospitals, utilities, universities... 2 years 5 months ago
RT : Cool. calls my book, "The Chickenshit Club," "smart, deeply sourced, and full of insider tidbits" years 5 months ago
Wow. years 5 months ago
RT : Estates of Madoff sons reach $23 million settlement over Ponzi scheme via 2 years 5 months ago
RT : The EU's $2.7 billion fine against Google could shape the way it presents search results for products in Europe: years 5 months ago
I dunno. Maybe run some Monte Carlo simulations to be sure? — 2 years 5 months ago
RT : Telecom bosses' field trip to the White House featured big talk but few specifics: w/ 2 years 5 months ago
RT : Trump: "Comey better hope there are no 'tapes' " ! Comey: "Lordy, I hope there are tapes.” Trump: I have no tapes. years 5 months ago
RT : Free rides too! Are you a turnaround expert with a high threshold of pain? You could be Uber’s next CEO via 2 years 5 months ago
Not exactly a bull market, then? years 5 months ago
That's a first: PR firm sends me pitch with edits embedded, cuts struck through in red and adds underlined. Pro tip: Proofread. — 2 years 5 months ago
Dear PR people and PR clients: You should (re-)read this periodically. It's important. years 5 months ago
Trump & CEOs’ relationship status: It’s complicated -- on access & influence, by & via 2 years 5 months ago
Does Trump have the Goldilocks banking rules? Greg Ip says maybe... years 5 months ago
Reminds me of the airlines following one another I to court back in the day... — 2 years 6 months ago
RT : Papaya Clothing, with 80 stores, joins teen retailers Rue21, Wet Seal & American Apparel in bankruptcy via 2 years 6 months ago
While I'm griping, compare the color picker in Gmail to Google Docs, which requires an extra click => more mistakes… years 6 months ago
Is there really no way to import multiple CSV sheets at once into Google Docs? Takes seven clicks to import each file, as far as I can tell. — 2 years 6 months ago
RT : That's in the "transformative projects" category, for which they budget $15b or less than the projected cost of one tunnel under the Hudson. — 2 years 6 months ago
RT : Had a cool time reporting this with colleagues! What Will GE Do Without Jeff Immelt? Dial Down the Air Conditioning years 6 months ago
RT : Halifax population growth ‘spectacular’ via 2 years 6 months ago
Will things heat up at GE? Immelt's chilly reception has been legendary. Fun piece by & on 2 years 6 months ago
Neat way to look at the link between health insurance and health-industry jobs, by & ,… years 6 months ago
As says, lawyers don't change boilerplate for nothin'. Good piece by on smart research: on 2 years 6 months ago
RT : Struggling to make friends post-college? says there is data to explain why. years 6 months ago
RT : Has rent-seeking led to a rise in "unproductive" ? A must-read by and . years 6 months ago
RT : Sympathy for the devil. Members of satanic band Ghost sue boss Papa Emeritus over dreary work conditions via 2 years 6 months ago
Then again, maybe they like the cameras ... Senate Backs Down on Press Restrictions via 2 years 6 months ago
If there's a blanket ban like that, the better question might be: What aren't they so afraid of? — 2 years 6 months ago
Unless they can chalk it up as a cost of doing business? — 2 years 6 months ago
Promotion, but a relatively modest raise: Next GE CEO gets $5m in target pay, no special stock award My latest: 2 years 6 months ago
The Secret Service has no recordings (or transcripts) from the Trump White House, anyway. via 2 years 6 months ago
Click link in public statement from former SEC commissioner, on the SEC website. Get blocked b/c it "has not been c… years 6 months ago
RT : A fundamental change in trade economics? Exchange-rate models “are becoming obsolete” years 6 months ago
RT : Great Recession saw an 85% drop in job transitions from low-wage companies to higher-wage ones. — 2 years 6 months ago
Brings new meaning to "listening to the customer." (Cue Yakov Smirnoff joke,) years 6 months ago
RT : Gymboree files for chapter 11 bankruptcy and could shutter up to 450 stores via 2 years 6 months ago
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RT : An interesting Q&A with me! Lessons From Women Who’ve Earned It years 6 months ago
RT : Why commuter railroads (LIRR) dislike data journalists () in 12 charts. years 6 months ago
Did Apple say 50% of all stores, sales or retailers would support Apple Pay this year? Third would be amazing. First two, less so. — 2 years 6 months ago
Too much of a good thing? Other Times Unemployment Has Been This Low, It Didn’t End Well, by years 6 months ago
RT : When Mulvaney says US won't default on debt, what you should hear is: US thinking about missing other payments. years 6 months ago
RT : Warm welcome for me and at United Nations Bookstore today! years 6 months ago
RT : Scoop: Pfizer raises price of almost a hundred drugs by ~20% in 2017. Viagra goes from $57.94 to $73.85. $PFE https: