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    Facebook & Google: Insane Ideas to bring Internet to the Developing World.

Facebook & Google: Insane Ideas to bring Internet to the Developing World.

We may not be able to perceive it, but we are the minority; us internet users, whose minds exist in an alternate dimension of likes, re-tweets, and shares. We have experienced the magic of surfing through the largest database of information ever assembled in the known universe. We have experienced what the majority of […]

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Top 10 Best Performing Hedge Funds in 2013

The following list is the best performing Hedge Funds in 2013.  We must note that only 16 hedge funds were able to outperform the S&P 500 ( which gained ~ 29% on the calendar […]

March 17th, 2014|News|
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    Here are the Top 10 R&D spenders in 2013…and Why it May Not Matter

Here are the Top 10 R&D spenders in 2013…and Why it May Not Matter

Written By: Mustafa Arshad

     

Volkswagen spent 11 billion dollars on R&D in 2013. In October of last year, that would have been enough to buy Twitter. It seems intuitive and self evident, that a company […]

February 26th, 2014|News|

The Dow declined over 5% in January

The first month of 2014 was a terrible month for stocks. The Dow declined 5.3% or 877 points. This was the worst month in trading in over a year. That is a lot of […]

January 31st, 2014|News|

3 Reasons Why Wall Street Exists

When most people think of Wall Street, people think of elitist wealth mongers who’s’ sole purpose in the economic picture is to make money off of the backs of hardworking Americans. Well as the […]

January 28th, 2014|News|

4 Stocks that Jumped Because of Investing Mistakes

There are a lot of investors that play the stock market, and that means that there are a lot of people liable to make some mistakes. The gains on these stocks had ranged from […]

January 26th, 2014|News|

How Disney Makes Money From All Of US

The Walt Disney Company (DIS) is a huge entertainment conglomerate that has many sources of revenues. It is an interesting but difficult company to follow because it is involved in so many different aspects […]

January 23rd, 2014|News|

Chinese Apple Anyone?

 

Apple and China, though they seem worlds apart, are a little more similar than you think.  Both have experienced monumental growth over the past few years but are now slightly slowing (China’s growth slowed […]

January 22nd, 2014|News|

The Heated Battle of Apple vs. Samsung

Ever since the iPhone was released and the world got a taste of a smooth and

efficient mobile operating system, it seems that Apple and Samsung have had it out

for each other. It started with […]

January 21st, 2014|companies|

Why Linkedin Is A Great Company To Own

This week’s stock to be analyzed is LNKD(Linkedin). Linkedin is a service based company that connect professionals around the globe. The company was founded by Allen Blue,Reid Hoffman and Konstantin Guericke in 2003 and […]

January 10th, 2014|companies, featured|

Why Google paid $3.2 Billion for Nest

Google has bought Nest. A very large company has swallowed up another growing enterprise—for a whopping $3.2 billion. So, it’s just business as usual. But “business as usual” doesn’t have a tendency to make […]

January 9th, 2014|financial, stocks|
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    How an Investor Made A Lot Of Money Betting Against Manchester United

How an Investor Made A Lot Of Money Betting Against Manchester United

Most people think one needs to have a solid background and knowledge in finance and the markets to make millions on the stock exchange. While that is true to an extent, very recently, Crispin […]

January 7th, 2014|financial, Money, stocks|

Stock Profile: Potbelly Sandwhich Works

Potbelly Sandwich Shop
 
Potbelly (PBPB) sandwich shops are sprouting up in college campuses, towns, and cities all over the country. Potbelly prides itself as the “neighborhood sandwich shop” with a warm and welcoming environment. Other […]

July 31st, 2012|companies, stocks|

The 5 Best Acqusitions Google Has Ever Made

Perhaps the biggest reason why Google has had such enormous success since its inception in 1998 is because of their numerous acquisitions that have turned into huge profits for Google. Google has made 141 […]

July 31st, 2012|companies|