Posted September 27, 2007
The nation's housing sector took yet another blow this morning as the most recent data on new home sales further revealed to the Street what it already knows--the bottom in housing is nowhere in sight. Techs meanwhile staged a rally
Posted September 17, 2007
Of all places it was the garage where it was born. There, some 60 years ago, college pals Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard founded the firm that would later bear their name: Hewlett-Packard.
Posted September 6, 2007
Today's WD is heavy with charts. My apologies. But there's a set of charts at the end of this article that are downright frightening. So I urge you to look carefully at my analysis.
Posted August 23, 2007
Commodities, banking, real estate, mortgages, builders - you name it - all down for the count and headed nowhere but lower, no matter what the Fed does.
Posted August 20, 2007
A look at the progression of the solar industry. From bulky panels to flexible strips, the solar industry has come a long way. Get ready for the next solar innovation.
Posted August 17, 2007
Well, after holding sway over the markets for so long, the bulls have had it absolutely handed it to them since those heady and short-lived days at the 14 k mark on the Dow.
Posted August 9, 2007
On the same day that Barry Bonds belted his way into baseball history, Cisco Systems crushed a long ball of its own. But unlike the Bonds home run that fell practically without a sound, Cisco's 4Q performance led to nothing but cheers on the Street, particularly over at the NASDAQ.
Posted August 3, 2007
After looking so dangerous only a couple of weeks ago as the Dow cracked the 14,000 mark for the first time, the bulls seem to have caught themselves a nasty summer cold.
Posted August 1, 2007
As the markets up at Wall and Broad Streets continue to pacify the bears with an ongoing downtrend, to the nation's entrepreneurs it's really nothing but a sideshow.
Posted July 26, 2007
At the ripe old age of 43, the fact that I'm a living and breathing anachronism is something that is kind of hard for me to admit. But every time that I check out of any store these days I am reminded of how out of step with the rest of the world I really am.
Posted July 24, 2007
Baltimore, Md.--When it comes to what people actually do when they are at work over the course of a long day, there is one profession whose daily grind absolutely astounds me. When it comes to a combination of long hours, skills, and smarts, these people are practically from another planet. Thats how different their work day is from what the rest of us do.
Posted July 17, 2007
To almost any sane person, a 1,300 pound bull is nothing to be fooling around with. An image of power, the massive animal is really nothing more than muscle, hooves, and horns. And then there is the attitude--its pretty nasty.
Posted July 12, 2007
Like most entrepreneurs, Roger Davey is a man who sees something that very few other people do. Because of it he takes risks, he works hard, and he pushes his dream down a road with no sure answers. And as with most monomaniacs, his dream will either end in the Promised Land or at the bottom of a cliff.
Posted June 28, 2007
With the long awaited debut of Apple's iPhone tomorrow, Steve Jobs wont be the only one hoping to earn a buck or two after six months of hype. In fact, a virtual cottage industry has sprung up surrounding the release.
Posted June 26, 2007
Like most Americans, Rich and Marjorie Bayer of Massapequa, NY, love their television. But their television is radically different from the one thats probably on all the time in your house. Unlike your set, the Bayers is wired to the Internet, and it is nothing short of a glimpse into the future.