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It’s Monday Again!: Ford, GM earnings, Peyton Manning and New Jersey choke in the big game, (US Economy & Markets, The week ahead Feb 03 – Feb 07, 2014) US:F, US:FB , US:SBUX, US:BA, US:AMZN

Where are the investors, in bonds Yields have drifted down to 2.62%(at Monday, 11am) despite another $10 Bln added to the Taper tab last week to $65 B in purchases … Continue reading

February 3, 2014

The mid-week trading update($F, $SBUX, $FB, $LLY, $AMZN): Not to deprive you of your coffee buzz in the A.M. (July 24th and 25th, 2013)

This edition of the mid week trading update was well lost to some great results we were collecting on;   Ford, which broke all results in China and has some … Continue reading

July 26, 2013

US Economy: The Non Farm Payrolls number, 184k added in October(Jobs Report), Hurricane Sandy, Swedish Garbage and Chrysler’s all new line up

The Official Employment Situation Report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics comes in in another 25 as the ADP payrolls do aid the positive sentiment brought on  by the jump … Continue reading

November 2, 2012

Ewww Is this Brazilian Coffee for real? | Commodity insight

As WSJ tell us like the Chicory mixed in Indian fiter coffee, millions of tonnes of Brazilian Coffee is exported every year to become the bedrock of filter bags and … Continue reading

February 12, 2012 · 1 Comment

China knows it is not there yet, it knows its the leader to be? | Insight China

Getting from Investment to Consumption As western journalists discover everyday, it is now okay to publish to their readers the weight of the empty malls and cities on the Chinese … Continue reading

February 12, 2012 · 1 Comment

Starbucks in India and Asia Pacific | Retail Insight

Starbucks already has more than 500 cafes / stores in China with $166.9 mln in turnover as most media carries reports on its imminent entry into India with the first … Continue reading

February 6, 2012 · 1 Comment

China: Luxury retail and HK property prices

Aside #1: Most of the FT reporting on China is a smattering of China’s statistics with no feet on the ground ( from the diagnosis with due apologies to any … Continue reading

December 2, 2011 · 5 Comments

A sunny bite from around the globe: Recovery mid week

The near flawless German vote and jobless claims below 400k underlined US Q2 GDP growth of 1.3% as consumption spending leads the portends of recovery into another week without the … Continue reading

September 29, 2011

India's retail story stays yummier in 2011 | Advantage Lifestyle

Here’s the load from Reuters Mumbai Bureau, funny how none of this is available to anyone else somehow!  Denny’s you are welcome..also read up india specific stories (lotsa’ new) at … Continue reading

April 11, 2011 · 1 Comment