The Rail Freight Indicator: US Economy Growing at Steady Rate

The Rail Freight Indicator: US Economy Growing at Steady Rate

$CSX, $UNP, $NSC The economy looks strong to the major freight railroads that haul the products and raw materials companies rely on, but the lingering trade disputes might derail business if they continue. Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) and CSX (NASDAQ:CSX) railroads both sounded optimistic about the economy when they reported hauling 3% more carloads of freight in Q-4. […]

F1 Drivers: The Richest, Ferrari, MercedesAMG and the Rest

F1 Drivers: The Richest, Ferrari,  MercedesAMG and the Rest

$RACE F1 is one of the richest sports in the world and F1 drivers get paid handsomely, with salaries rivaling some of the richest athletes in the world. World Champion Lewis Hamilton’s net worth is around $280-M, 4X champion Sebastian Vettel’s net worth is around $55-M, while Australian driver Daniel Ricciardo’s net worth is around […]

Ending Net Neutrality Means Restoring ‘Free and Open’ Internet

Ending Net Neutrality Means Restoring ‘Free and Open’ Internet

Ending Net Neutrality Means Restoring ‘Free and Open’ Internet $FB, $NFLX, $AMZN, $GOOGL Friday, Federal Communication Commission Chairman Ajit Pai defended the vote to end net neutrality, saying critics are getting “everything wrong” about the decision when they say it will ruin the internet. “The free and open internet we had prior to 2015 is the one […]

Most Americans Worse Off Than Before Great Recession

Most Americans Worse Off Than Before Great Recession

Most Americans Worse Off Than Before Great Recession Newly released income and wealth data from the Federal Reserve Board’s triennial Survey of Consumer Finances show that America’s richest families enjoyed gains in income and net worth over the last decade. The Big Q: Not part of the Top 10%? The Big A: Then your income probably fell. […]