Month: May 2018

The sketches were featured in A.A. Milne’s famed series of children’s books chronicling the adventures of Winnie the Pooh and have not been seen in more than half a century. The most noteworthy of which includes a 1926 sketch of the original map of the fictional “Hundred Acre Wood” mentioned in the books, which is
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Cunningham, a professor at George Washington University, released the original edition in 1995 but the fourth and most recent edition, published in 2015, incorporates fresh material, including Buffett’s 50th anniversary retrospective. While Buffett says that this book is most representative of his investing philosophy, he also points out that all of his original letters to
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Conservative politician and U.K. government minister Ian Duncan dubbed the excuses “shocking and pathetic,” while Amanda Mackenzie, CEO of responsible business organization Business in the Community, said that “you might think it’s 1918, not 2018. It (the list) reads like a script from a comedy parody, but it’s true.” However, Mackenzie remained optimistic that a
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Shannon Stapleton | Reuters A man enters a Dollar Tree discount store in Garden City, New York. Discount store operator Dollar Tree on Thursday reported first-quarter same-store sales that missed analysts’ estimates as performance at its namesake and Family Dollar banner lagged due to colder-than-normal spring weather. Sales at established stores open for more than
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Dollar General missed Wall Street forecasts for same-store sales on Thursday as the discount store chain faced weaker demand for apparel and home products because of cold weather. The news drove the company’s shares down 6.4 percent to $90.35 in premarket trading. Customer traffic at established stores was hit by unseasonably cold and damp weather,
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Anindito Mukherjee | Getty Images Dara Khosrowshahi, chief executive officer of Uber, looks on following a 2018 event in New Delhi, India. Uber is in discussions with Alphabet’s Waymo to add the latter’s self-driving cars to its platform, Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi said Wednesday. Speaking at the Code Conference in Rancho Palos Verdes, California, Khosrowshahi
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Exchange-traded funds hold a basket of stocks and can be traded in real time. The investment product has become increasingly popular, and BlackRock predicts global ETF assets will more than double from $4.7 trillion this year to $12 trillion by the end of 2023. U.S. stocks are in the middle of their second-longest bull market
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