- June 2, 2003
- Real Bull
The scandal-obsessed business press can’t help but focus on yesterday’s news, but right now there’s an honest-to-goodness rally going on in certain sectors. Including, believe it or not, tech.
- June 7, 2004
- Blue Light Special
Or why Kmart—the downscale, beleaguered retailer everyone loves to hate—is the next Berkshire Hathaway.
- August 25, 2003
- Party, Over
The Dems are going after Bush the wrong way on the economy. Instead of blathering on about repealing tax breaks, here’s what they should be talking about.
- September 10, 2001
- Mutual Fund Hara-Kiri
Our possibly certifiable columnist invested $125,000 in 50 top mutual funds to see how they'd perform for a year. Now he's -- much -- poorer. And wiser.
- December 9, 2002
- Bearly There
Does the mini bull run mean the market's finally turned the corner? Or have investors, weary of being weary, just decided to be irrationally optimistic? A reality check for bear hunters.
- February 19, 2001
- Double Vision
We're in the midst of a full-on recession! No, the economy is bouncing back! Have Wall Street analysts ever been this divided about what the future holds?
- April 9, 2001
- I Love You, Man!
Investors and stock analysts are trying to blame all their current problems on Fed chairman Alan Greenspan -- but the ingrates should be on their knees thanking him!
- January 14, 2002
- Stop, Thieves!
Democrats want to hang the Enron scandal on Republicans, but if they really cared about the ordinary investors who got screwed, they'd go after the real criminals.
- August 10, 1998
- Mad Money
Track the Dow for a few hours, and you'll get vertigo. But look beyond the skittering ticker for a minute, and you'll find a thread of logic you can hang on to. Really.
- January 3, 2005
- Future Stock
Wal-Mart will stumble, the stock exchange will move to Chicago, major airlines will cease to exist, and other humble predictions for 2005.