KINDER MORGAN AND THE EMERGING PIPELINE SHORTAGE

On New Year's Day, Kinder Morgan Inc brought its Permian Highway Pipeline on line. The 430-mile conduit carries 2.1 billion cubic feet...

WHY HAS BED BATH & BEYOND HIT 3-1/2-YEAR STOCK HIGH?

The big box home furnishings retailer is in the midst of a turnaround but what else is causing the stock to spike?

 
 
 

CDC DIRECTOR: AGENCY WAS ‘MUZZLED' UNDER TRUMP

Biden's new CDC director, Dr. Rochelle Walensky, accused the Trump administration of sidelining the agency and rejecting science as...

BERNIE SANDERS WARNS REPUBLICANS ‘WILL WIN' IN 2022 MIDTERMS IF DEMOCRATS DON'T ACT AGGRESSIVELY ON STIMULUS NOW

Sanders is prepared to use a special Senate budget process to pass relief legislation without any GOP buy-in.

 
 
 

SAKS.COM SPINOFF WOULD GO AGAINST RETAIL REALITY

Reports that HBC wants to do a Saks.com IPO is all about making money for Richard Baker and not so much about making Saks a better...

HOW NEW YORK JETS FRONT OFFICE AND COACH ROBERT SALEH SHOULD APPROACH QB DECISIONS INVOLVING SAM DARNOLD AND DESHAUN WATSON

GM Joe Douglas and new coach Robert Saleh face a crucial decision at the all-important QB spot: keep Sam Darnold, trade for star Deshaun...

 
 
 

SALONS, IF YOU WANT YOUR CLIENTS TO LOOK GOOD AND HELP THE PLANET, CONSIDER L'ORÉAEL'S NEW TECHNOLOGY

L'Oréal today unveiled its new “beauty tech” innovation at CES 2021: L'Oréal Water Saver, a sustainable haircare system for the salon...

BEST BUBBLE STOCK FOR 2021: ZOOM OR TESLA?

Two key scenarios to consider now are: asset bubbles getting bigger and asset bubbles popping. Either way, Zoom looks like a better...

 
 
 

NEW MEXICO OFFICIALS TAKEN ABACK BY BIDEN ASSAULT ON OIL AND GAS

A little more than 2 years ago, in September, 2018, I wrote about the half-billion dollar windfall the State of New Mexico had just...

GOOGLE, HEROIC WEB BALLOON LEAPS, AND THE FOLLY OF THE CORPORATE TAX

There are some staggering, life-improving and life-saving advances in the billions corporations put to work annually.

 
 
 

LEADERS, HERE ARE FIVE STATS YOU MUST KNOW AND UNDERSTAND

I'm often asked how to get leadership to consider investing in customer service and customer experience.

MEIJER: A RETAIL NAME BECOMES POLITICALLY CHARGED

Peter Meijer, grandson of the retailer's founder, drew controversy when he became one of ten Republicans who voted ‘yes' for the recent...

 
 
 

AFC CHAMPIONSHIP GAME 2021: CHIEFS VS. BILLS SCHEDULE, BRACKET, ODDS, BETTING LINE, PICKS

The Buffalo Bills and Kansas City Chiefs square off in the 2021 AFC Championship Game tonight. Be ready for this exciting matchup with...

$100 MILLION FROM ELON MUSK WON'T ENABLE CARBON CAPTURE

Elon Musk recently announced his intention to donate $100 million to the “best” carbon capture technology. The problems, however, holding...

 
 
 

AMERICANS FINE WITH PAYING MORE IF TRADING WITH DEMOCRACIES, NOT CHINA

Americans already pay more for specialty foods and drinks. They'll definitely pay more for an American made pair of shoes.

NETFLIX TO FUND U.K. STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS

Netflix has announced that they will be investing $490,000 towards 30 student scholarships to further last year's robust diversity...

 
 
 

THE FIVE FACTORS DRIVING THE MASS ADOPTION OF ELECTRIC VEHICLES

Everything indicates that the electric car has reached the tipping point, and that 2021 will mark the beginning of its mass adoption....

NEW IMAGES RELEASED OF ENGINE DAMAGE CAUSED BY EXPERIMENTAL LOW SULFUR SHIP FUEL VLSFO

Newly released images last week reveal the damage being caused by the experimental low sulfur ship fuel on ship engines around the...

 
 
 

THE WORLD'S BEST WHISKY-ACCORDING TO THE UNITED NATIONS OF FINE SPIRITS

A French blended malt took home the top prize.

STAGE IS SET FOR ANOTHER RECORD-BREAKING YEAR OF RETAIL BANKRUPTCIES: WHO'S NEXT?

Here's a short list, which became quite long, of retailers at most risk of bankruptcy in 2021.

 
 
 



Job diary: I charge up to $300 for 'snake massages' that help people...

Job diary: I charge up to $300 for 'snake massages' that help people de-stress and reduce pain. Over 20,000 people have signed up for my sessions

Summary List Placement I was 29 years old and working as a professional belly dancer in New York City in 1984 when a childhood friend of my husband's gave me a boa constrictor... Read more ...

The stock market is in risk-on mode as a sharp decline in COVID-19 cases...

The stock market is in risk-on mode as a sharp decline in COVID-19 cases means a big economic surprise is possible, Fundstrat's Tom Lee says

Summary List Placement A sharp decline in COVID-19 cases is leading to a newfound risk-on mode for the stock market, Fundstrat's Tom Lee said in a note on Thursday. The bullish... Read more ...

Wall Street analysts expect Apple to set a new milestone by topping $100...

Wall Street analysts expect Apple to set a new milestone by topping $100 billion in holiday quarter sales

Summary List Placement Apple on Wednesday is expected to post quarterly revenue topping $100 billion for the first time, according to Wall Street analysts. The consensus... Read more ...

What you need to know on the markets this week: Biden's spending plans...

What you need to know on the markets this week: Biden's spending plans, bitcoin's blues and an unloved dollar vye with the first Fed meeting and a look at US GDP

Summary List Placement Here are the big themes we're looking at in the coming week, plus a chart of Big Tech performance around the world. Joe Biden takes office with a... Read more ...

One of 22 workers trapped in China gold mine rescued

One of 22 workers trapped in China gold mine rescued

BEIJING - Rescuers in China on Sunday lifted to the surface one of 22 workers trapped for two weeks after an explosion in a northern gold mine, state media reported. Read more ...

January 23 COVID-19 Test Results and Vaccinations

January 23 COVID-19 Test Results and Vaccinations

Note: Bloomberg has great data on vaccinations. "Vaccinations in the U.S. began Dec. 14 with health-care workers, and so far 21.1 million shots have been given, according to a... Read more ...

Senators who backed Trump's election challenge may rethink their stance on...

Senators who backed Trump's election challenge may rethink their stance on impeachment after losing corporate funding, experts say

Summary List Placement Moral convictions may not be the only reason that GOP lawmakers are turning their back on former President Donald Trump. Lawmakers who voted against... Read more ...

The Latest: Spain military commander out for jumping line

The Latest: Spain military commander out for jumping line

MADRID - Spain's top military commander has been forced to resign after he and other high-ranking officers violated established protocols and received the COVID-19 vaccine... Read more ...

The wife of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny is arrested as mass...

The wife of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny is arrested as mass protests defy Putin and call for his release from prison

Summary List Placement Russian opposition leader Alex Navalny's wife, Yulia Navalnaya, has become one of more than 1,600 arrested during protests for his release from... Read more ...

Mine OK'd in Trump's last days may boost Biden energy plan

Mine OK'd in Trump's last days may boost Biden energy plan

CARSON CITY, Nev. - One of the keys to President Joe Biden's $2 trillion clean energy plan could be a mineral that lies in a salt flat above a prehistoric volcano just south of... Read more ...