Berkshire Enters the Jungle

  Market Scorecard Global markets were subdued yesterday. Japan and Mainland China are currently on holiday, all the major companies have reported numbers, the Fed announcement had come and gone, and there was only low-level economic data. Today is at least jobs day in the US, which should see some reaction from the market. Then … Continue reading Berkshire Enters the Jungle


Good Riddance October

  Market Scorecard On Friday, before the US market opened, jobs data for October was released. It showed that wages grew at the fastest rate since 2009; good news for short-term GDP growth, but higher wages generally comes with inflation down the line. Despite the good jobs data and the rally on Thursday, economic advisor … Continue reading Good Riddance October

Alpha-Bet on it

"Larry Page will be running Alphabet, Sergey Brin will be his partner, not much changes there. Sundar Pichai will run Google, he is highly regarded and got tweets of encouragement from the likes of Satya Nadella, the Microsoft CEO, Tim Cook, the Apple CEO and Google Chair, Eric Schmidt. He comes with a top pedigree, … Continue reading Alpha-Bet on it