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Sunday, February 23, 2020

The Market 30 Years After Black Monday

By Kyle Cornell October 19, 1987 marked the largest one-day drop, 23%, in the Dow Jones Industrial Average’s history. To this day, it still marks the largest sell off, and is commonly referred to as...

Pays to be Prepared!

I recently spoke with Chris Ratcliffe, a business professor at Bryant University, concerning the Management 200 service-based learning project and this semester’s Volunteer Internship Expo (VIE). This was the first year VIE was held...

Qualcom and Broadcom Powerful Merger

Two of the most powerful smartphone chip supplier companies may soon join hands. Broadcom, an ambitious company, has turned around under the leadership of Tan. The company has gone from a share price of...

AB InBev slashes dividends as shares fall

As of a few weeks ago Anheauser-Bush InBev SA slashed its dividend which halves its debt payment to shareholders, saving the company $4 billion. The company is struggling in several markets because of declining beer consumption....

Toy ‘R’ Us Fate Unknown; 2 Takes on Their Future

By Kristin Kingi The toy industry’s direction is changing dramatically. Toys R Us, a major toy retailer, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in 2017. The popular store that reached massive prosperity throughout the 90’s...

Amazon is a Hiring Machine

Amazon has grown from a small tech company failing to establish any earnings to a retail giant and recently, a fierce cloud computing competitor leading the market share. Amazon had 17,000 employees in 2007...

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