How Amazon Delivers On One-Day Shipping

How Amazon Delivers On One-Day Shipping

Before Prime launched in 2005 one-day shipping was an exorbitant luxury. Now it’s the standard shipping speed for Amazon’s 100 million Prime members. Earlier this year Amazon doubled the speed of Prime shipping from two days to one. And the faster speed is now available on more than 10 million products. Prime one-day is basically […]

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Why Are Wages Low in the Growing Job Market? | WSJ

Why Are Wages Low in the Growing Job Market? | WSJ

– Right now in the U.S. labor market, we’re looking at two numbers. The first is 106. That’s the number of consecutive months the U.S. labor market has added jobs, the most ever recorded. (pleasant orchestral music) The second is 3.2%. That’s about how much wages have grown each month in 2019 from a year […]

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What Investors Need to Know About Oil, Halliburton and Earnings

What Investors Need to Know About Oil, Halliburton and Earnings

Good Monday morning everybody. I’m Zev Fima, research analyst for Action Alerts PLUS. I’ll be filling in for Katherine Ross this week. Also, Jim is out today, but I’m here with Jeff Marks, senior portfolio analyst for the trust. Jeff busy week. We’re going to talk oil, we’re going to talk earnings, but the first […]

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Disney shares fall after Q3 earnings miss

Disney shares fall after Q3 earnings miss

DISNEY. ASHLEY: I’M TRYING TO GET INTO THESE NUMBERS. GARY, IF I CAN BRING YOU IN STUDIO. ENTERTAINMENT, 3.84 BILLION. IT WAS ESTIMATED 4.39 BILLION. MISS ON MEDIA NETWORKS AS WELL. WHAT’S YOUR INITIAL REACTION? I’M SURPRISED?>>BIG INITIAL REACTION IS DISNEY IS USUALLY GOOD WITH GUIDANCE. THIS IS NOT JUST A BIG MISS. IT IS […]

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Trump continues to put pressure on the Fed to lower rates

Trump continues to put pressure on the Fed to lower rates

“MAKING MONEY”. ♪♪ CHARLES: THE FED KICKS OFF THE TWO-DAY MEETING, THE PRESIDENT HAS A MESSAGE, START CUTTING.>>I WOULD LIKE TO SEE A LARGE CUT AND I WOULD LIKE TO SEE IMMEDIATELY THE QUANTITATIVE TIGHTENING STOPPED.>>QUARTER POINT ENOUGH?>>THEN TO HAVE DONE QUANTITATIVE TIGHTENING, ALSO HIGHER INTEREST RATES SIMULTANEOUSLY, I THINK WAS A BIG MISTAKE. CHARLES: […]

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