Jamaicans don't need more jobs as waiters and maids; agribusiness in Jamaica is a key sector to create value-added products for export and high-quality jobs in Jamaica.
Stoners and marijuana investors waxed ecstatic Tuesday night. Or at least those fun-living cannabis enthusiasts currently residing in Canada. That’s because C-45, aka the Cannabis Act, is now the law of the land for our neighbors to the North.
The media’s trade war hype continues to stretch the limits of hysteria. And since it’s headlines (not numbers) that drive Wall Streets machine trading, markets react negatively, just like the headlines tell them to.
Last week’s Q2 GDP estimate from the Atlanta Fed proved to be a real eye-opener. Though just a rolling estimate, this latest data dump by the Atlanta Fed would seem to indicate that at least in a business sense, President Trump’s MAGA Revolution is well underway.
Understanding what is under our control and what is not can help us manage our expectations realistically. In reality, we might be better off if we routinely learned to expect the unexpected.
Jamaica means fun, reggae, rum, Bob Marley and beaches, but it's poised to be the hub for business outsourcing, shipping, telecommunications and agribusiness of the Caribbean. The Jamaica Investment Forum says that Jamaica means business.
Peltz' support for Trump's trade policy is a welcome surprise, given that nearly any report issued by the NBC stable of channels avoids anything good to say about the current U.S. President.
According to the Medicare trustees, the program will run out of money in 2026. The previous estimate was 2029. Social Security (SS) will similarly run out of money in 2034. Americans are continually surprised when these facts are tossed into a conversation.
Tariff fears? Italian issues? Forget about ‘em. U.S. job numbers are up Friday morning and Wall Street traders and investors are bursting into song Friday morning. Big time.
Thursday’s announcement declaring new US tariffs, coupled with renewed fears of an Italexit – Italy’s version of the Brexit – is hammering the averages again today.
Partisan politics is causing the health care reform stalemate in Congress. The GOP wants to repeal and replace the entire ACA while the Dems just want to modify the existing law. President Trump keeps moving forward. There should be room for a compromise.
Lower oil prices and Italy's populist shift - the Italian contagion - combined to shaft Tuesday's trading action. Big time.
At the present time, crony capitalism distorts our economy and uses taxpayer dollars to reward those who are able to purchase political influence. One needs to just look at Elon Musk and Tesla to see how taxpayer dollars are exploited by private industries.
The players thought the league would go along with their demand that the NFL owners spend $90 million toward a partnership to fight social injustice. The players don’t appear to understand reality. But new NFL policy decision on player conduct during the National Anthem indicates that the owners do.
Let's take a glimpse into the ultimately negative consequences of corporate virtue signaling. Highlights of today’s column include the unintended fallout that occurred not long after Starbucks and Publix jumped the PC shark.
It’s critically important to make sure you’ve covered several bedrock financial items that should always be in place before you even start to invest. These elements of financial security involve personal savings, insurance coverage, and personal wills.
Public campaign financing to support candidates in US presidential campaigns is based on a previously implemented (1976), optional $3 check-off (as revised in 1993). The check-off option appears on your IRS 1040 tax filing forms.
The lure of marijuana stocks (and marijuana ETFs like MJ) is the possibility that this effectively UNcontrolled substance is a risk that, "for sure," will make speculators rich. The problem is that these stocks and ETFs are acutely prone to severe headline risk.
Still under FDA review, the GW Pharmaceuticals drug Epidiolex is a potential treatment for two rare versions of childhood epilepsy.
President Trump’s definitive cancellation of his June Singapore summit with Little Rocket Man brought out the bears in force in Thursday morning trading action.