Archives posted in: Top 6

Top 6 – January 2019

By Tim J. Smith, PhD January 30, 2019

“Financial rating agency Standard & Poor’s analyzed the cost of the partial government shutdown on the United States economy and found it…


Top 6 – December 2018

By Tim J. Smith, PhD December 31, 2018

“The S&P 500 is set to end 2018 down nearly 7 percent. The fourth-quarter sell-off flies in the face of history, as…


Top 6 – November 2018

By Tim J. Smith, PhD November 30, 2018

“Yesterday Amazon Web Services (AWS) CEO Andy Jassy announced the launch of Amazon Quantum Ledger Database (QLDB) and Amazon Managed Blockchain according…


Top 6 – October 2018

By Tim J. Smith, PhD October 30, 2018

“The Conference Board said Tuesday that its consumer confidence index climbed to 137.9 in October from 135.3 in September. Both readings are…


Top 6 – September 2018

By Tim J. Smith, PhD September 29, 2018

“After a four-year, high profile competition, rocket maker United Launch Alliance announced Thursday that it has selected the BE-4 rocket engine manufactured…


Top 6 – August 2018

By Tim J. Smith, PhD August 23, 2018

“Target Corp. said same-store sales rose at the fastest rate in more than a decade, buoyed by efforts to improve its stores…


Top 6 – July 2018

By Tim J. Smith, PhD July 30, 2018

“After trading relatively flat on Monday, crude oil prices crept a bit higher on Tuesday morning due to escalating tensions between the…


Top 6 – June 2018

By Tim J. Smith, PhD June 28, 2018

“While Google employees have successfully forced their company to publicly vow it would go easy on the cloud contracts with Defense Department,…


Top 6 – May 2018

By Tim J. Smith, PhD May 24, 2018

“A decade after the global financial crisis tipped the United States into a recession, Congress agreed on Tuesday to free thousands of…


Top 6 – April 2018

By Tim J. Smith, PhD April 26, 2018

“Lampert, also chief executive officer of Sears Holdings Corp., wants to sell what is perhaps Sears’s last jewel to his own hedge…