by buysellshort | January 22nd, 2011
Google developing Groupon competitor called Offers
By DANA WOLLMAN, AP Technology Writer Dana Wollman, Ap Technology Writer – Fri Jan 21, 5:25 pm ET NEW YORK – Google Inc., which has expanded beyond its core search operations into mobile phones and other products, is developing a local coupon service similar to Groupon. Like...
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by buysellshort | January 20th, 2011
Amazon to acquire European equivalent of Netflix
by Don Reisinger Read more: http://news.cnet.com/8301-13506_3-20029014-17.html#ixzz1BavcFUxu Amazon.com has signed an agreement to acquire Lovefilm, a U.K.-based company that’s considered a European equivalent to Netflix. Lovefilm The online retail giant had owned a minority stake in Lovefilm since 2008 when the latter bought Amazon’s DVD...
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by buysellshort | January 17th, 2011
Turning the tables on high-frequency traders
Putting the hammer to high-frequency traders BOYD ERMAN 05:00 EST Saturday, Jan 15, 2011 Kelly Reynolds has found a way to turn the tables on high-frequency traders who have been using their speed advantage to grab profits from slower investors. As the head trader at Hillsdale Investment Management in Toronto, she sees a lot...
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by buysellshort | January 16th, 2011
Why supermarket stocks are getting squeezed
// Supermarket stocks stuck between rising food prices and customers unwilling to spend David K. Randall, AP Business Writer, On Sunday January 16, 2011, 3:59 pm EST NEW YORK (AP) — Orange juice isn’t the only thing at your supermarket that’s been squeezed. Rising food...
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by buysellshort | January 16th, 2011
When analysts say “sell,’ it is time to buy, data show
Stocks unpopular with Wall Street up 165% since March 2009 By Bloomberg News // 0){ //Hides the byline under title - searches for the author name class and clones it to place in the box if localdata didnt do it. var mainByline = $('p#mainByline').hide().find('.main-byline').clone(); //if the localdata didnt populate the byline it will take...
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by buysellshort | January 8th, 2011
Why Small-Cap ETFs Are the Ones to Watch
tlydon@globaltrend.com (Tom Lydon), On Friday January 7, 2011, 3:00 pm EST Good things come in small packages. Small-cap exchange traded funds (ETFs) more than proved this in 2010 by being a part of the best-performing S&P group. Josh Lipton for MinyanVille reports that last year, large-caps jumped 12.8%, but that wasn’t enough to beat...
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by buysellshort | January 2nd, 2011
How to beat the market? Only stay a day at a time
Contrary to financial planner’s wisdom, new report claims that stock market timing can work ap David K. Randall, AP Business Writer, On Sunday January 2, 2011, 1:37 pm NEW YORK (AP) — It’s one of the truisms of financial planning: trying to perfectly time the market is a fool’s errand. For long-term gains, the advice goes, you...
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by buysellshort | January 2nd, 2011
Computers Read News Reports and Twitter then Trade!
Excerpt from – The New Speed of Money, Reshaping Markets By GRAHAM BOWLEY Published: January 1, 2011 Excerpt Page 2: One new strategy is to use powerful computers to speed-read news reports — even Twitter messages — automatically, then to let their machines interpret and trade on them. By using such techniques, traders may make only the tiniest...
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by buysellshort | December 26th, 2010
IRS Delays Start of Filing Season for Taxpayers With Itemized Deductions
By Peter Cohn and Richard Rubin – // Dec 23, 2010 11:08 AM PT Taxpayers who claim deductions for home-mortgage interest, gifts to charity and state and local taxes will have to wait until middle to late February to file their 2010 returns. The Internal Revenue Service attributed the late start of the filing season to changes...
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by buysellshort | December 26th, 2010
Alabama Town’s Failed Pension Is a Warning
// Alabama Town’s Failed Pension Is a Warning MICHAEL COOPER and MARY WILLIAMS WALSH, On Thursday December 23, 2010, 11:46 am EST PRICHARD, Ala. — This struggling small city on the outskirts of Mobile was warned for years that if it did nothing, its pension fund would run out of money by 2009. Right on schedule, its fund ran dry. Then...
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