Archive for November 23rd, 2017

Elon Musk will get paid for building the world's largest lithium ion battery in South Australia, with testing on the 100-megawatt project about to begin ahead of next week's December 1 deadline to built it in 100 days, or it's free.

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Avoid these two errors and you can shop without breaking the bank, says investor Kevin O'Leary.

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Customers are slamming Walmart after items from TVs to clothing ran out of stock online

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Customers are slamming Walmart after items from TVs to clothing ran out of stock online

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Financing sources are looking for predictability and strength in both full-price and off-price models.

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U.S. shoppers had splurged more than $1.52 billion online by Thanksgiving evening, and more bargain hunters turned up at stores this year after two weak holiday seasons as retailers opened their doors early on the eve of Black Friday.

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Lines on Black Friday are different from lines at the supermarket, often causing emotional behavior and generating a carnival atmosphere.

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The Department of Justice (DOJ) suit to block the proposed merger between AT&T and Time-Warner expresses concerns about an acquisition that doesn’t eliminate rivals in the same business but could possibly give the merged entity competitive advantages. Its complaint accepts theories about competition that return antitrust enforcement to a time when authorities did not understand that, unlike combinations between rival firms, mergers of the AT&T-Time-Warner variety represent risk-taking in dynamic markets. That’s exactly the sort of private activity regulatory policy should prize and the…

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That economic growth is the natural state for humans is a statement of the obvious. We want things, so we produce in order to get them. And because our desires are limitless, were constantly devising ways to enhance our productivity so that our work can be exchanged for more. Life is simple. So is economic growth.
The problem is that whats blindingly easy actually confuses the simple minds at the Federal Reserve. Its leading lights quite literally believe that economic growth causes inflation. The feeling among economists at the central bank is that economic growth drives…

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Shoppers are hitting the stores on Thanksgiving and will be finding some surprises: toys and TVs at J.C. Penney, Barbies at Best Buy, kitchen appliances like wine refrigerators at B.J.'s.As the holiday shopping season officially kicked off Thursday, retailers are counting on a lift from a better economy. But they're also looking beyond economic data and mapping out ways to pick up sales from other retailers as Amazon expands its reach.That can mean opening earlier than rivals…

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Why Americans should brace for an internet where not all websites are treated equally.

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In the nation’s capital, thousands of people have gone from closet smokers to closet growers since it became legal in D.C. to keep up to six plants at home in 2015.

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Investing for the first time can be a big step, but if you do it wisely it can pay off.

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Two Boeing 747 jumbo jets sold on the Chinese auction website Taobao on Tuesday

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Uber could face punishments in several key markets which could include fines.

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