• Cuba

Breakthrough with Cuba, What Happens Next?

Editor's Note: Since we originally published this post, President Obama has visited Cuba, and as of May 2, 2016, a U.S. cruise ship with 700 [...]

  • Preannouncing

Preannouncing Financial Results – Part II: So You’re Going to Preannounce – Now What?

This is Part II of our preannouncement series based on AlphaSense research. Today we focus on the qualitative discussion of the results in earnings preannouncements [...]

By |April 19, 2016|Macro / Economic / Credit|0 Comments
  • AI

I’ll Be Back … For Your Job

Over the last year, we have heard leading minds warning of the dangers of artificial intelligence (AI). We’ve since seen a robot that can take [...]

By |March 22, 2016|General, Industry Specific|0 Comments
  • Preannouncing

Preannouncing Financial Results – Part I: Analyzing AlphaSense Research

To preannounce or not to preannounce: Surely that is the question that stumps many management teams during the quarterly earnings cycle. There are several reasons [...]

By |March 1, 2016|Macro / Economic / Credit|0 Comments
  • Zika

Who is Battling Zika?

On January 25, 2016, the Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO), Dr. Margaret Chan, provided a report[1] on the Ebola outbreak in West [...]

By |February 3, 2016|Geographic, Industry Specific|0 Comments
  • Warm Weather

How is Warm Weather Impacting Business?

The winter of 2015 can be best described using one phrase: El Niño. How has this unseasonable weather impacted company performance? Did weather forecasts come [...]

By |January 12, 2016|General, Geographic, Industry Specific|0 Comments