Barron's says the shares might be worthless, but there still is some value in the bonds. It also assumes that oil prices will stay low over the next few years, which is of course the great unknown.
Both Trump and Sanders oppose free trade and unlimited immigration. Both of them really upset establishment candidates like Hillary and Jeb.
Why would a US citizen need 20 ounces of gold? That means a family of four would hoard 5 pounds of gold in their house. Outside of some shiny and bright jewelry for the girls, this would have no useful purpose.
It appears Sanders and Trump agree on the issues of free trade and unlimited immigration. Could they both run on the same ticket?
Well, if you want to be serious for a moment, there is a whole group of apartment REITS(such as Avalon) that you can invest in. If more people rent, instead of buy, the landlords do very well indeed.
And in addition to stock appreciation, REITS pay fat dividends.
Can you imagine some poor Mexican illegal winding up in Buffalo and getting buried in 14 feet of snow?
The non-GAAP accounting refers to the fact that GE is rapidly being transformed into a pure industrial company like United Technologies or Honeywell. They will sell you a railroad locomotive or a jet engine. However, they will no longer give you a loan.
That elaborate tunnel has probably been there for years. The warden probably drove El Chapo to the airport, and waved good bye as he took off on his private jet.
The Greek economy is largely dependent on cheap vacations by lower income European tourists. If the vacations were priced in Drachmas, instead of Euros, they would get more business and have more jobs.
But the United States and the EU fear that an independent Greece will ally with Russia; so they will do everything possible to work something out.
Moderate consumption of alcohol is good for you-particularly red wine. It is especially good for your heart. My 95 year old aunt drinks red wine every day. In fact she attributes much of her excellent health to wine.