55.2 F
Smithfield, Rhode Island
Sunday, November 18, 2018

Steinhoff’s Questionable Accounting Standards

Steinhoff is one of the largest companies listed in South Africa, and one of the largest retailers in the African continent and has recently fallen under scrutiny. $12 billion of its market capitalization has...
CVS and Aetna logos together

CVS Merger With Aetna Means Big Win For Insurance Cuts

By: Alexandra Heim The Justice Department has announced that the CVS Health chain has been approved of its $69 billion antitrust with health insurer Aetna. Once the deal has been closed it is estimated that...
mark zuckerberg at his hearing

It’s Definitely Not Facebook’s Best Year

By Alec Borkowski July 26th, 2018 was a day that Mark Zuckerberg would like to forget.  On that fateful Thursday, Facebook released their earnings report after the market had closed for the day.  Facebook’s stock was down 19%...

The State of Digital Marketing

Promoting a product online may seem difficult. Traditionally, businesses have different sales channels that include distributors, wholesalers, retailers, and more. But now these transactions are online, which means the strategy needs to change as...

Business Spotlight – 10/6

by Jharem Crevecoeur I got the chance to interview Salome Mitchell, a career specialist at the Amica Center. The career fair is one of the biggest events held at Bryant University by the Amica Center as...

There is a Bright Future for Apple

By Ross Weiner Imagine this, it is your day to get an upgrade from the IPhone 4s to the IPhone X. You are so excited your entire way to the Apple store, but when you...

Does the New Fed Chair Mean Higher Rates?

During its scheduled December meeting, the Federal Reserve is likely to raise the interest rates stated President Trump’s nominee for Fed chairman Jerome Powell. Likewise, during his Senate confirmation hearing Powell informed the Senate...

Equifax Data Breach Hits 143 Million

Equifax, the “information solutions company that analyzes data on more than 820 million consumers and more than 91 million businesses worldwide… with data contributed from more than 7,100 employers” suffered from one of the...

Recent Posts