Disputed Caravaggio on Display in Milan

Disputed Caravaggio on Display in Milan






Disputed Caravaggio on Display in Milan The director of the Brera Art Gallery in Milan is courting controversy by including in a new show a painting whose attribution to Caravaggio is disputed. Critics charge the decision to display “Judith Beheading Holofernes,” discovered 2 years ago in an attic in southern France, legitimizes its attribution to […]






Gold Wins No Matter Who Is Elected US President

Gold Wins No Matter Who Is Elected US President






Gold Wins No Matter Who Is Elected US President $GLD, $NUGT With the Y 2016 Presidential election on 8 November, many Americans are concerned about the fate of the nation. The Big Q’s” What will happen to the economy under the new administration, to Crude Oil prices, property values, the stock market, +++? There is […]






Enzo Ferrari’s Namesake Supercar, the F40

Enzo Ferrari’s Namesake Supercar, the F40






Enzo Ferrari’s Namesake Supercar, the F40 $RACE The Ferrari F40 was the vision of Enzo Ferrari, when at 87 anni decided to create his finest car ever. He wanted a car that the world would remember him by and indelibly “Stamp” his legacy. The F40 features a 480hp twin turbo V8 engine with racing car looks […]






Raffles Hotel Singapore Set for a ‘Careful & Sensitive’ Restoration

Raffles Hotel Singapore Set for a ‘Careful & Sensitive’ Restoration






Raffles Hotel Singapore Set for a ‘Careful & Sensitive’ Restoration Raffles Hotel Singapore announced plans to embark on a ‘careful and sensitive’ restoration program. The restoration of the Katara Hospitality-owned iconic heritage hotel, managed under the award-winning Raffles Hotels & Resorts, will be conducted over 3 phases. The program’s 1st phase will begin in January […]






Ferrari News: Ultimate Dream Cars

Ferrari News: Ultimate Dream Cars






Ferrari News: Ultimate Dream Cars $RACE Ultimate Dream Cars is now selling, buying, storing and restoring Ferrari’s in Wellington. Ferrari’s are very rare. While large car companies make several thousand cars per day, Ferrari makes around 5,000 per year. The rarest models had very small production numbers. For example, the #1 highest priced car sold […]






Applying Zen Principles to Leadership

Applying Zen Principles to Leadership






Applying Zen Principles to Leadership We all know that successful leaders delegate effectively, communicate clearly, coach and mentor their staff and think strategically. But leadership is more than these commonly understood principles. It is about thinking creatively, innovatively and managing change successfully. There are 7 aesthetic principles of Zen that, if we apply to our […]






F1’s New Owner, Liberty Media, to Expand the Iconic Brand

F1’s New Owner, Liberty Media, to Expand the Iconic Brand






F1’s New Owner, Liberty Media, to Expand the Iconic Brand $LMCA, $LBTYB New F1 Chairman, Chase Carey, Vice Chairman of 21st Century Fox says changes are in store for Formula 1 Formula One Group’s new Chairman Chase Carey said Sunday in Singapore that Liberty Media’s purchase of the world’s #1 motorsport is not solely aimed […]






Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update






Medical Marijuana Update In a surprise move, the conservative American Legion comes out for cannabis rescheduling, Arkansas medical marijuana initiatives see lawsuits fly, Ohio is now a medical marijuana state, and more.  NationalAt the end of August, the American Legion called for marijuana to be rescheduled. The nation’s largest veterans’ organization has passed a resolution […]






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Marketing ‘Genius” Maintains Brand Mystique

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Marketing ‘Genius” Maintains Brand Mystique






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Marketing ‘Genius” Maintains Brand Mystique $RACE Selling more cars is not the strategy behind Ferrari marketing genius Enrico Galliera. For him selling too many cars is a problem. And maintaining exclusivity is the Key to maintaining the brand’s mystique and allure. “I have the big responsibility to keep alive this dream that is called […]






Things are Good at Ferrari NV (NYSE:RACE)

Things are Good at Ferrari NV (NYSE:RACE)






Things are Good at Ferrari NV (NYSE:RACE) HEFFX Notes Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 38.02. The projected upper bound is: 43.67. The projected lower bound is: 39.56. The projected closing price is: 41.61. […]






Melania Trump “Owns” The Words: Work, Hard, Parents, Values

Melania Trump “Owns” The Words: Work, Hard, Parents, Values






Melania Trump “Owns” The Words: Work, Hard, Parents, Values Hillary Clinton was “blown away” Monday night when she watched Melania Trump’s super delivery of her great address to the GOP convention and the nation. “I thought Melania hit it out of the park with bases loaded,” News Gingrich said in a TV interview Tuesday. Speaker […]






Buy a Super Watch Now, or Wait?

Buy a Super Watch Now, or Wait?






Buy a Super Watch Now, or Wait? $LVMUY Perpetual Calendars Some watch lovers really appreciate perpetual calendar watches, which display the day, date, month, year and Phases of the Moon, making adjustments for Leap years. I am one of those watch lovers. This Spring, Geneva-based Frédérique Constant introduced a Manufacture Perpetual Calendar watch with an […]






US Real Estate: Strong Gains in Public Works, Power Plants & Multifamily Housing

US Real Estate: Strong Gains in Public Works, Power Plants & Multifamily Housing






US Real Estate: Strong Gains in Public Works, Power Plants & Multifamily Housing At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $636.7 billion, new construction starts in May increased 5% from April, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. Much of the growth came from the nonbuilding construction sector (public works and electric utilities), which was lifted […]






Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) Shares Seen Falling Further

Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) Shares Seen Falling Further






Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) Shares Seen Falling Further $AAPL After dropping more than $200-B in market cap in 1 year, Apple shares could fall further as they are set to lose their weighting and be reclassified in the annual reconstitution of the Russell indexes. When all is said and done, about $1.3-B worth of shares will be […]






The Why of Sustainable “Green” Building Worldwide

The Why of Sustainable “Green” Building Worldwide






The Why of Sustainable “Green” Building Worldwide The Trends The Top 2 reasons for building Green: client demand (35%) and market demand (33%). The global Green building market grew in Y 2013 to $260-B, including an estimated 20% of all new US commercial real estate construction. This trend is expected to intensify in the coming […]






Congratulations to Ferrari, Records Record Number of Engine Awards

Congratulations to Ferrari, Records Record Number of Engine Awards






Congratulations to Ferrari Winning a Record Number of Engine Awards $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) wins record number of awards at the International Engine of the Year Awards Show, taking home a record 5 awards. The new 3.9 liter twin-turbo V8 found in the 488 GTB was the darling of the show. It won 3 separate categories, […]






Managed Money Cautious, Capital Preservation Key

Managed Money Cautious, Capital Preservation Key






Managed Money Cautious, Capital Preservation Key $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The “new normal” led to the “new neutral” led to ‘insecure stability”. The world has entering a phase of rising risks as the effect of central-bank stimulus policies diminishes. “You can think of it as insecure stability,” Richard Clarida, Pimco’s global strategic adviser, said in […]






Gulf Borrowers Turn to Private Bonds, Sales Surge

Gulf Borrowers Turn to Private Bonds, Sales Surge






Gulf Borrowers Turn to Private Bonds, Sales Surge Gulf bond sales have increased by 33% so far this year Gulf borrowers are increasingly turning to privately-placed sovereign bonds for funding following a 32% rise in YTD sales, according to reports. Private transactions are seen as a means of avoiding public documentation and the marketing process […]






Analysts Questioning the Very Existence of SolarCity (NASDAQ:SCTY)

Analysts Questioning the Very Existence of SolarCity (NASDAQ:SCTY)






Analysts Questioning the Very Existence of SolarCity (NASDAQ:SCTY) $SCTY Last week SolarCity Corp. (NASDAQ:SCTY) reported Q-1 adjusted diluted net loss per share of 2.56 on revenues of $122.6-M. In the year-ago Quarter, the company reported a net loss per share of 1.52 on revenues of $67.48-M. The loss was deeper than expected, but what really […]






America’s Home Builders Beginning to Market Safety and Energy Efficiency

America’s Home Builders Beginning to Market Safety and Energy Efficiency






America’s Home Builders Beginning to Market Safety and Energy Efficiency When single family home builders talk about customer service, they focus on how to make the building process smoother, how to speak to customers so that they understand, and how to mitigate problems and delays. Last year in a presentation at the 2015 Avid Conference […]