06 Sep Weekly Reads: 9/2/2019
Business: Manufacturing Shinks, 10-Year Yields Drop – click here
Fears about recession are rising. With news out that manufacturing in the US declined so did yields on treasuries as investors fled to safety.
Investing: Argentina a Vulture Funds Playground – click here
For well over a decade Argentina has been a vulture fund’s playground with the prospect of major payoffs. However, if history tells us things won’t work out successfully for many.
Energy: Coal Mine Closures Shake Wyoming – click here
Despite President Trump’s promise to reopen coal mines the case of Wyoming is telling a different case. Specifically, that coal is no longer the most desired form of fuel.
Health: Cancer Now the Largest Killer In Rich Countries – click here
Despite years of research and science the spread of cancer has recently become the largest killer of residents in developed countries.
Technology: How Apple Uses the App Store to Copy Best Ideas – click here
The saying goes, “Immitation is the highest form of a compliment.” It appears that Apple has used the information gained in the app store to identify areas for them to copy great ideas.