Last week, news broke that Air Methods, a provider of emergency air medical services was being acquired by American Securities in a $2.5 billion deal.
Legendary broadcaster Brent Musburger is hedging his bets on sports gambling, lending a new notch of legitimacy to a hobby previously considered more dubious than sound.
Chuck Woolery, a former game show host, now hosts a right-wing podcast called “Blunt Force Truth.”
In their efforts to clean up corruption, regulations are squeezing out analysts from investment banks -- making quality research more expensive to obtain.
According to an article in the Financial Times, computer-driven hedge funds have, for the first time ever, joined their human counterparts as top-performers in the industry. Their admittance to the list of top 20 best performers is an exciting and somewhat startling indication of the challenges technology will pose to traditional, human investing.
Sold by Sands Bros. & Genesis Merchant Partners Last month, Sands Bros. Asset Management and Genesis Merchant Partners sold the #1 doctor-recommended calcium chew to Adare Pharmaceuticals. Sands Bros believes that Viactiv is a high-quality brand with distribution across many retailers, but the sale of Viactiv to Adare will help maximize growth. Sands Bros. [...]
Homeownership rates vs. renting rates Since 2004, homeownership has been on the decline. Efforts to get more Americans to buy a home led to a peak in ownership of more than 69 percent in the second of quarter of '04. Bill Clinton's "National Homeownership Strategy" and George W. Bush's continued support led to the [...]
‘Entrepreneurship porn’ portrays stories of highly successful founders that can do more harm than good. It can lead to expectations that are realistically beyond reach, ultimately setting entrepreneurs up for failure.
The underappreciated action hero can teach us a lot about how to succeed.
Is film art, or entertainment? The answer’s not exactly black and white.