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Thursday, October 17, 2019

Financial markets experience 1,000 point drop

By: Chris Wright On Monday, February 5th, the stock market took one of the largest drops it has seen since the European Debt Crisis in August 2011. CNN money is calling it, “One of the scariest days...

Dunkin’ or Dunkin Donuts

By Samantha Iacone As word spreads quickly around, it is true that Dunkin’ Donuts has been testing a name change. Fortune reports that, “The change comes at the request of the coffee chain’s parent company...
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Amazon Is Entering The Click And Mortar Market

By: Siera Fregosi Amazon.com has decided to open stores in New York City that only sells their highest rated products. If products online received a rating of 4 stars or higher the product will be...

Under Armour Loses Consumer Interests

Ranked number seven in Forbes Fab 40: The World's Most Valuable Sports Brands, Under Armour has faced a dramatic drop in sales for the first time since 2005. As stated by CNN, compared to...

Update on Recent IPOs

By Christopher Sherman In the past few months, some big companies released their IPO’s to the stock market for trading. An IPO, which stands for “Initial Public Offering”, is the first time that a company...

The Economics Behind Matzo Bread

By Llyod Ellison Matzo (Matzah, Matza) is an unleavened bread that is eaten during Passover. For anyone who is Jewish, this is the only bread you will eat for a week (sundown on April 10th...

Venezuela’s New Cryptocurrency

Recently, the Venezuelan government announced that it will create a cryptocurrency system, which it plans to call “the Petro”. The currency will be backed by Venezuelan oil reserves as well as other natural resources...
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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%...

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