Portfolio.com is undergoing a big change. In entrepreneurial-speak, this site is about to take a significant pivot. In fact, this will be the last new blog post until we unveil a new look and brand approach next Wednesday morning.
It’s difficult to watch someone whose work you previously admired for revolutionizing both the technology and department store retail industries fail so dramatically. Yet fail is what Ron Johnson did during his 17-month stint as CEO at JC Penney. A failure so epic that experts and critics now question whether the 111-year-old retail chain will survive at all.
By Osman Gulseven:Founded in 1924 by Charles Eaton, Eaton Vance (EV) is one of the largest portfolio management companies. The company offers mutual funds, managed accounts, tax-managed funds, wealth management solutions, closed-end funds, and variable trust funds. Eaton Vance is a publicly traded company. Current and past employees own 15% of the outstanding stocks, including 100% of the voting shares.
Well, this is one way to climb out of debt. Jason Madsen, a former Charlotte School of Law student who left the school after only one year, needs help repaying his students and has turned to eBay for assistance.
By Ganaxi Small Cap Movers:Atlanta-based Invesco Ltd. (IVZ) is a global independent investment management company, with over $650 billion in assets under management, including $174.4 billion in 13-F assets at the end of Q4.
By Osman Gulseven:By: Siraj SarwarTweedy, Browne is one of the largest fund managers in the market. Tweedy, Browne offers a unique value strategy that looks for long-lasting growth of capital by investing in mostly high-dividend corporations. Tweedy, Browne goes after the stocks that have low valuations as compared to other companies in the same industry.