Banks May Be Ready to Start Dancing Again

Chuck Prince, the former boss of Citigroup (NYSE: C), once said that banks have to keep dancing while the music is playing. But he added that when the music stops, things will be complicated. During the Covid-19 ...
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Central Banks Can Sit on Their Hands, But We Can’t Afford to

Many of the major central banks have repeatedly refused to raise interest rates in the face of rising inflation. The Federal Reserve, for instance, has acknowledged that inflation has increased notably. But it reckons that ...
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Get Smart: An Infection More Worrying Than COVID

There is something going around the globe that is spooking the markets. Here are some clues. See if you can guess what it is. It is invisible to the eye, but we know it is ...
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SoftBank’s Vision Fund Goose Faces Challenges in Always Laying Golden Eggs

Many of us are familiar with SoftBank (TYO: 9984) and its inspirational leader Masayoshi Son. After all, it has invested in many of the start-ups we are familiar with such as ByteDance, Grab, Klook, Slack (NYSE: WORK), Uber (NYSE: UBER), and ...
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The Joy of Dividend Investing

The father of value investing, Benjamin Graham, said that the true investor will do better if he forgets about the stock market and pays attention to his dividend returns and the operational results of his ...
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