Apple & China: Still growing strong

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After the market closed last Wednesday, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) reported its 2nd quarter earnings to much delight. Apple addressed a number of issues in its earnings report, including: (1)   Revenue and net income (“earnings”) per share as well as earnings forecasts for next quarter (2)   The status of its share repurchase program (3)   The […]

J.P. Morgan and the Volcker Rule

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Last Thursday, JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM) announced an expected trading loss of $2 billion, thanks to a trading strategy gone awry. Three heads have already rolled, including the bank’s chief investment officer, who is not only highly-respected but also one of the highest-paid women on Wall Street. The bank claims that these enormous losses came […]