The Biotech sector is still rising and, for the most part, going unnoticed. The popular "talking heads" are too focused on scaring viewers with headlines of European defaults, failed bank stress tests, and the collapse of Facebook's stock price. A few weeks ago I posted about the potential of this sector and was invited to the ...
“ gets dug out of the ground in Africa, or someplace. Then we melt it down, dig another hole, bury it again and pay people to stand around guarding it. It has no utility. Anyone watching from Mars would be scratching their head.” ― Warren Buffett via: Visual Capitalist
via: Chart of the Day For some perspective on all-important long-term interest rates, today's chart illustrates the 26-year trend of the 10-year Treasury bond yield (thick blue line). Ongoing concerns over Europe in addition to a struggling global economy have encouraged investors to move a portion of their investment dollars to the relative safety of the US. ...
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Those are big numbers: It will be interesting to see if technology will replace these jobs - resulting in a smaller overall industry in the future.
via: Mac Format
Since April, the UK has been experiencing its first double dip recession since the 1970's. I came accross this infographic comparing today's recession with the one the UK faced in the 1970's. Enjoy! via Guarantor Loans Company
Interesting info graphic showing Research In Motion's ("RIMM") potential suitors. via: Firmex
From Chart of the Day: Today's chart provides some perspective in regards to the US job market. Note how the number of jobs steadily increased from 1961 to 2001 (top chart). During the last economic recovery (i.e. the end of 2001 to the end of 2007), job growth was unable to get back up to its ...