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Archive for September, 2010

Municipal Bonds and Yield

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

Texas recently sold $7.8 Billion worth of one-year bonds, which will pay (more…)

Small Business Lending: When will it pick up?

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

Small businesses continue to have extreme difficulty getting loans, or if they do, they have to (more…)

Business Valuation: In Action

Tuesday, September 14th, 2010

Some people may be surprised to know that the Washington Post owns Kaplan, the college admissions test preparation company which also has a for-profit education arm.  They may be more suprised that the Kaplan unit (more…)

Supreme Court to address question of “statistical significance” and materiality.

Wednesday, September 8th, 2010

Every Fall Kevin LaCroix, of the D&O Diary, compiles a list of current hot topics in the world of directors’ and officers’ liability.   Of particular interest to me this year (more…)

Dividends and Valuation: They Matter

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

Investors frequently purchase utility stocks for their dividends.  Recently, however, (more…)