Our take on the latest trends and activity in the world of finance, technology, and beyond.

March 12, 2019

How I Use AlphaSense For Equity Research

AlphaSense has many benefits as a standout platform for equity research. In this post, I would like to showcase these benefits in action and present my […]
March 5, 2019
Government Shutdown

Analyzing Impact Of The 2019 Government Shutdown

Another year, another government shutdown. Almost a year ago I penned a blog post about government shutdowns, just as we witnessed the three-day shutdown in January […]
February 4, 2019
Time-Saving Tips

6 Time-Saving Tips For Knowledge Workers Using AlphaSense Smart Search

AlphaSense Smart Search technology is routinely touted as an efficient way to perform equity and company research to increase time savings. Within that efficiency lies two […]
February 1, 2019
Reverse Search

How To Use Reverse Search For Investment Research

When it comes to fundamental investment research, the 80/20 rule, or Pareto principle, regarding cause and effect might not be as applicable as in other industries. […]
November 27, 2018
Netflix vs. Disney Streaming Services

Disney vs. Netflix: The Next Big Streaming Services Fight?

In 2019 Disney will launch its streaming service, Disney+, a prime competitor to the incumbent streaming service leader, Netflix. As cord cutting continues unabated and classic […]
October 19, 2018

Mid-Earnings Season, What are Companies Saying About The Wage Debate?

The discussion regarding wages in the US is a never-ending story. This year, the topic is becoming even more visible, perhaps due to 2017 tax cuts […]
September 12, 2018

A Day in the Life of an Analyst

While every day brings on different challenges, as an analyst there are some things you can’t avoid. You need to understand what a company is doing […]
July 30, 2018

Part 2 of 2: Reactions to Trump’s Steel Tariffs Are All Over the Map

In part one, I used the AlphaSense platform to explore how U.S. companies are reacting to Trump’s policy regarding steel tariffs. Now, let’s dig into the […]
July 16, 2018

Part 1 of 2: Reactions to Trump’s Steel Tariffs Are All Over the Map

Trade topics are dominating headlines recently. While a certain number of these topics, such as the US relationship with China, might be too opaque for now, […]
April 3, 2018

Impacts Of Government Shutdowns

For some, it might still be a bizarre concept that the government can grind to a halt. However, the event, or at least discussion about the […]
February 6, 2018

Blockchain Technology – What Are The Expectations?

A great number of predictions are being made about blockchain, and how the technology behind Bitcoin will revolutionize the world. While the ever-growing cryptocurrency is perhaps […]
October 28, 2017

Trump and Infrastructure – What Do Companies Think?

It has been 10 months since Donald Trump assumed the office of President of the United States. During that time, we have heard about healthcare, trade, […]
September 1, 2017

Search Alerts – Simple, Yet Brilliant

As mentioned in my blog post on how to use reverse search, I believe that investors and analysts need to be aware of critical information on […]