Spider-squid, spider-squid, does whatever a spider-squid does.
by ilene - July 16th, 2009 10:05 pm
Spider-squid, spider-squid, does whatever a spider-squid does.
Well, at least one person says what he thinks.
September 25th, 2016 7:11 pm
Vital Signs: Lowe makes the case for 'good' government debt
Vital Signs is a weekly economic wrap from UNSW economics professor and Harvard PhD Richard Holden (@profholden). Vital Signs aims to contextualise weekly economic events and cut through the noise of the data impacting global economies.
This week: The new RBA Governor reminds the government of its role in keeping the economy on track, and Janet Yellen holds steady on US interest rates.
This week was all about interest rates – even though nothing really happened. For now.
In the United States, the Federal Reserve Board’s Open Market Committee (FOMC) left interest rates in the 0.25-0.5% band that they have been in since December l...
September 25th, 2016 6:38 pm
According to the strongly anti-Trump WaPo, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are set to meet Monday night for their first debate "in a virtual dead heat in the race for the White House, according to a new Washington Post-ABC News poll, with the Democratic nominee's August advantage erased after recent difficulties and the GOP nominee still facing doubts about his qualifications and temperament."
September 25th, 2016 2:05 pm
By PeakProsperity. Originally published at ValueWalk.
Largely out of the headlines, the ongoing protest on Standing Rock is shining a bright light on how the big-moneyed interests with political clout steamroll the disadvantaged in order to get what they need.
But in a rare David-vs-Goliath standoff, the Sioux tribespeople of Standing Rock Reservation are learning that they are not powerless. Their refusal to roll over and allow an oil pipleline to be built on their lands is growing into one of the largest resistance movements in recent years, drawing supporters from all over the country, and forcing the discussion of “Where do we draw t...
September 25th, 2016 1:48 am
Courtesy of Read the Ticker.Before you make your investment decisions stop and review the relative strength of the stock to the sector or index.
...“After spending many years in Wall Street and after making and losing millions of dollars, I want to tell you this: It never was my thinking that made the big money fo...
September 25th, 2016 12:14 am
Financial Markets and Economy
Chancellor Angela Merkel has ruled out any state assistance for Deutsche Bank AG in the year heading into the national election in September 2017, Focus magazine reported, citing unidentified government officials.
September 23rd, 2016 8:18 am
Courtesy of Chris Kimble.
Below looks at Crude Oil on a “Monthly Closing” basis, since the early 1980’s.
Crude Oil started tanking in 2014 and its low earlier this year, took place at dual long-term support at (1) below.
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Two support lines, that date back over a decade, came into play at (1) and so far have held. Crude remains in a down trend and this down trend is being tested at this time.
September 23rd, 2016 12:00 am
Courtesy of Benzinga.Related ATVI 'Pokémon GO' Popularity Is Officially In Decline Baird Analysts Reflect On Activision And The 'Call Of Duty:...
September 19th, 2016 9:52 am
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September 15th, 2016 9:48 am
Market Liquidity and Macroeconomic Bullshit
Courtesy of The Nattering Naybob
STJL - "Apparently macroeconomics is all bullshit – ROFL! Paging Naybob now… Famous Economist Paul Romer Says Macroeconomics Is All Bullshit."
The Nattering One muses... Macroeconomics as practiced by academics and those in charge is pure voodoo. Better to chant over goat blood, bird feathers and scattered entrails...
As for reality, overnight CNH HIBOR (...
September 13th, 2016 11:39 am
"When you let the free market take over, the little people get screwed and bankers get rich. Chile tried privatizing retirement plans and surprise, surprise, fund manager ate the profits… Pretty sure the results would be the same here..." ~ Jean-LucHere's a Cautionary Tale of Pension Privatization From Chile
Among free-market fans, Chile's privatized pension plan has long been held up as a model for us to follow. The problem, as the Financial Times notes today, is ...
September 10th, 2016 5:00 pm
By Jan Skoyles
I was so pleased yesterday by the announcement that I have joined the Research team at GoldCore as it meant that I could finally start talking about it and was back in a role that lets me indulge in my passion by researching and geeking out on all things gold, silver and money.
August 22nd, 2016 1:15 pm
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Epizyme was founded in 2007, and trying to create drugs to treat patient's cancer by focusing on genetically-linked differences between normal and cancer cells. Cancer areas of focus include leukemia, Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and breast cancer. One of the Epizme cofounders, H. Robert Horvitz, won the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 2002 for "discoveries concerning genetic regulation of organ development and programmed cell death."
Before discussing the drug targets of Epizyme, understanding epigenetics is crucial to comprehend the company's goals.
Genetic components are the DNA sequences that are 'inherited.' Some of these genes are stronger than others in their expression (e.g., eye color). Yet, some genes turn on or off due to external factors (environmental), and it is und...
May 13th, 2016 2:40 pm
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December 15th, 2015 2:15 pm
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