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  • The big crash. Apple plummets in the stock market

    Apple's mega-crash on the stock market when presenting results. It sells more but earns less. The fact is that the shares that were worth more than 700$ in September, making the Cupertino brand the most valuable company in history, today are at 450$. Right now it's down more than 12%. Come to think of it...

  • Finally a business model for Facebook: write to Zuckerberg for 100$

    In 2001 many investors swore and swore that they would never again be caught in an Internet bubble like the one in 2000, and twelve years later a 27 year old guy is messing it up again. Zuckerberg took Facebook public last summer at a valuation of $100mM and if revenues were clear....

  • Stamps

    It was Sergio Montoro who got me thinking about what central banks were doing when he published an article entitled The year in which the use of paper money was banned, in which he criticized the prohibition of paying in banknotes amounts greater than 5,000 euros. I confess that I love to argue with Sergio and that he works at...

  • Speculators in ecstasy

    This is a match between kids driving Ferraris around Manhattan. An obscene spectacle whether you understand English or not. A disgrace that we are allowing those who rule the stock markets. [audio:http://ia331226.us.archive.org/3/items/MarketCrash-06May2010-SpPit/Market-Crash.mp3] Via Gurusblog

  • Kerviel or the shame of France

    You have to be very naive to believe that a stockbroker like Jérôme Kerviel could embezzle €4.9 billion without anyone at Societe General knowing about it, well, we read today in Cinco Dias, that the good Jérôme has been remanded in custody, and that no one at the bank knew anything, well, no one, no, because it can...

  • The stock market's castanet

    January 21, 2008 A week down and today a 7%, no more, no less, they blame Wall Street but it is not so, they also blamed Arkansas subprime mortgages and it was not so either, the point is that a Derivatives Market has been created....

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