Ford and the Future: Where the Legacy Automaker Stands in the Race for a Driverless Car

Ford may not be the current leader in the race towards a fully autonomous vehicle, but their belief that its a marathon, and not a sprint may serve them very well in the long run.

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Procter & Gamble asks can Traditional Brands Survive in the 21st Century?

Interestingly, the death of network TV is only part of P&G’s problem. All those people who are not watching broadcast TV are staring at digital images that could be beyond Procter & Gamble’s reach.

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Kroger and the Future of Grocery

Kroger wants Ocado’s help because its revenues are shrinking. Specifically, Kroger reports revenues of $121.162 billion for 2018. That number is down from $122.662 billion in 2017.

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What is Trump Scared of?

My conclusion is that Republican leaders are to trying to force Trump to run in 2020. To explain, Republican strategists could believe the only way they can win next year is with Trump on the ticket.

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Is State Street Making Money?

Currently, the answer is yes because the State Street Corp records a gross profit of $2.986 billion for 4th Quarter 2018. Moreover State Street reports an operating income of $512 million and a net income of $398 million for the same period.

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Will Trump destroy the Kansas City Southern?

Thus Trump can destroy the Kansas City Southern or damage its operations severely. Plus, Trump could quickly sink the KSU’s stock price because I base the railroad’s value on its cross-border operations.

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The Looming Catastrophe in South America

The greatest danger from Venezuela is a refugee crisis provoked by hunger. Frighteningly, the Brookings Institution predicts up to eight million refugees could feel Venezuela, The Miami Herald reports.

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PayPal is Fighting Nazis; Stripe IPO could be worth $20 billion

Analysts base Stripe’s valuation upon the widespread use of its payment interfaces by businesses of all shapes and sizes. For example, Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOG) uses a Stripe interface in Google Pay. Moreover, such venture capital favorites as Uber, Spotify, Didi Chuxing, and Grab use Stripe interfaces in their apps.

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Is Big Tobacco making money at Vector Group (NYSE: VGR)?

Hence, Vector Group looks like a classic garbage stock management is trying to pump up with high dividends. To explain, Vector Group is such a questionable stock the only management can get investors to buy it is with a high dividend.

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