Author Archives: Douglas A. McIntyre

Jeff Bezos

Amazon’s $43.34 Drone

Amazon's (NASDAQ: AMZN) plans to make home delivery via drone put it at the vanguard of retail distribution, once again. It has also become what may be the largest source ...
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Green Bay Packers Profit Is $48.9 Million

The Green Bay Packers are a small market team. It is also the only NFL team to releases its financials. And, those financials show what a small market team can ...
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Finding Houses Where People Have Been Murdered

In an age when people can buy a $100 million apartment in Manhattan and $25,000 houseboats on the Ohio River, there might as well be a service to find houses ...
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Mansion With Its Own Airstrip For Sale In Ohio

Orient, Ohio is not far from Columbus, southwest of the larger city on I-71, on the way to Cincinnati. A mansion, with its own airplane hanger and airstrip is for ...
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The Most Self-Serving Reaction To Brexit? Congresswoman Gwen Moore

With the possible exception of Donald's Trump's press conference at his Trump Turnberry resort in Scotland, the most self-serving comments about Brexit by any U.S. politician came from Congresswoman Gwen ...
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Will Brexit Drive U.K. Unemployment Back Toward 10%?

Which is worse for jobs in the U.K.? The Great Recession, or the Brexit? The world is about to find out. At the peak of the recession, U.K. unemployment reached ...
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Brexit And U.K. Economy By The Numbers–GDP, Population, And Industry

Even Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) was out of breath about new of the Brexit: "We take note of the decision by the people ...
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2015 Toyota RAV4, 2014 Nissan Rogue, and 2014 Subaru Forester Have Crash Test Problems

Passenger-side, front-seat occupants of some small SUVs may be at risk based on crash tests of seven small SUV models. These IIHS crash tests showed that passengers in the 2015 ...
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U.S. Markets Could Open Higher As Futures Rally

The effects of the Brexit on U.S. markets could be short lived. Futures have rallied off bottoms set just after the vote was announced. What the event will do to ...
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U.K. Markets Rally From Bottom After Brexit Drop

The only markets which have recovered from bottoms made by sell-offs in Asia and Europe are those in the U.K. The FTSE 100, which was off over 8% has come ...
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People Waste Time on Social Media While at Work

White little has been written about the effect of social media on worker productivity while people are on their jobs, new research shows that workers do waste time on social ...
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Google Edges Facebook as America’s Most Visited Site

The Google sites, owned by Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL), were the most visited in May, based on desktop and mobile results together. They had 241.6 million unique visitors. Search trumped ...
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Fiat Pounded in New Quality Survey

The Fiat brand of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) is so routinely panned for its product quality that it's a wonder the cars are still for sale in America. ...
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Eurozone June PMI Points to Weak Growth

The eurozone can be added to large economic areas with weak expansion, according to Markit Flash PMI for June. Add this to pessimism about the United States, recently voiced by ...
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Willie Nelson’s Willie’s Reserve Adds Jobs for Pot Operations

Famous country singer and pot smoker Willie Nelson has his own pot company. The company is called Willie's Reserve and was founded to "share, care, and toke." The five open positions are ...
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