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More Than Half of S&P 500 Companies Citing Negative Impact of FX on Q2 Earnings Calls

July 15, 2019

Have companies discussed specific factors that had a negative impact on earnings or revenues in the second quarter?

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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July 9, 2019

U.S. IPO Market: Uber Leads a Second Quarter Surge in Mega-IPOs

We saw a rebound in 2Q U.S. IPO activity, led by a surge in mega-IPOs from tech companies Uber, Pinterest, and Tradeweb Markets.

By Sara B. Potter, CFA  |  Market and Economics

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June 26, 2019

5 U.S. Economic Charts to Watch in H2 2019

As we come to the end of the first half of 2019, what data should we be watching in the second half of the year?

By Sara B. Potter, CFA  |  Market and Economics

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June 24, 2019

The Growing Crisis at Eskom Holdings Drags Down the South African Economy

Problems at Eskom Holdings, South Africa's only power utility, are having adverse impacts on the overall economy.

By Raksha Gosai  |  Market and Economics

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June 17, 2019

Decomposing Environmental Impacts By Sector

In this article, the components of environmental impact are decomposed into the following as defined by TruCost: Greenhouse Gas...

By Greg Botto  |  Market and Economics

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June 13, 2019

Evaluating Companies With Strong Protections for LGBTQ Employees

Companies are increasingly realizing that establishing supportive LGBTQ policies makes good business sense.

By Sara B. Potter, CFA  |  Market and Economics

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June 10, 2019

The Butterfly Effect of a Disruption to Global Supply Chains

“A property of chaotic systems by which small changes in initial conditions can lead to large-scale and unpredictable variation...

By Harmony Zhou  |  Market and Economics

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