Archive for 'Big Business'

China Growth Numbers Rock Commodities, Especially Gold

China Growth Numbers Rock Commodities, Especially Gold

China growth numbers rocked commodities, especially gold, sending it to a 2-year low. China reported that [...]

Taking Stock of Inventory

Taking Stock of Inventory

Almost 40 years ago, I got my first ‘real job’ delivering mothballs and toilet bowl deodorants [...]

Pandit Out At Citi, Did O’Neil Push Him?

Pandit Out At Citi, Did O’Neil Push Him?

The big news on Tuesday was the abrupt resignation of Citigroup’s (C, NYSE, 52 week range [...]

Employers: Big Business vs. Small Business

Employers: Big Business vs. Small Business

America has always had a thing for small business, but new reports might make you think [...]

A&B: Are the Parts Worth More than the Whole?

A&B: Are the Parts Worth More than the Whole?

Alexander & Baldwin (ALEX, NYSE, 12 month range 55.50 – 33.09) has announced that it is [...]

The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company

The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company

For nearly a century, A&P was the largest retailer in the world and invented much of [...]

Hoku Corporation a Falling Star

Hoku Corporation a Falling Star

As one of the few Hawaii companies to launch a successful IPO (initial public offering), Hoku [...]

Stock markets up from good European news and strong Black Friday sales

Stock markets up from good European news and strong Black Friday sales

After the worst Thanksgiving week since 1932, the stock markets were up due to better-than-last-year Black [...]

Banking on Credit Unions

Banking on Credit Unions

NCUA settles with Deutsche Bank Securities. [...]

APEC Virtual Marketplace offers local companies global exposure

APEC Virtual Marketplace offers local companies global exposure

The APEC 2011 Hawaii Host Committee and the Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii recently launched the [...]