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Financial Daily Dose 9.8.2020 | Top Story: Markets Slide Amidst So-So Jobs Report and Tech Reset

BY: Michael D. Reif | September 8, 2020

Last Friday’s US Jobs Report saw unemployment fall to 8.4%, but the end of federal aid programs and a solid-but-not-gangbusters 1.4 million jobs gained in August leads many to fear a much worse employment picture ahead – NYTimes and WSJ and Bloomberg and Marketplace It certainly didn’t do enough to reverse already falling stocks, which … Continue reading

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

BY: Michael D. Reif | August 30, 2017

The Times gives us a breakdown of the machinations behind Dara Khosrowshahi’s selection as Uber’s next CEO – NYTimes While the Journal considers the ever-growing list of headaches for Khosrowshahi, including a new federal bribery probe over potential Uber FCPA violations – WSJ [and Bloomberg] Even as another wave of rain hits Houston and its … Continue reading

Your daily dose of financial news

BY: Michael D. Reif | October 23, 2015

Not a whole lot of upside to being called “the Enron of [your industry].” That’s the comparison staring Valeant Pharmaceuticals in the face after a report this week from research firm Citron Research, who claims to have evidence of Valeant’s “’phantom sales’ and false revenues.” The major [non-short] investments in Valeant by hedge funder Bill … Continue reading