Category Archive for "Cool Charts" | John Rothe | Portfolio Manager, Quant, Tech Geek, And Sometime Superhero To My Kids

Weekend Reading: The Apple Breakdown

via Investorplace.com: Apple‘s iPhone, which celebrated its fifth birthday on June 29th, has led the cavalcade of products that have catapulted AAPL shares into the stratosphere and turned the Cupertino, Calif., company into a roughly $550 billion leviathan. But crack open an iPhone or iPad and look at the inner workings. You’ll see more than just the Apple ...

2012 Big Mac Index

I've noticed that my blog is getting quite a few hits on last year's post on the 2011 Big Mac Index. I thought it would be helpful to post the 2012 Index. For those not familiar with the Big Mac Index: From the Economist:   THE ECONOMIST's Big Mac index is based on the theory of purchasing-power parity: in the long ...