Biogen Inc. (BIIB) Makes An Interesting Case To Watch

Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB) has recently been identified as an interesting stock but more in-depth monitoring is needed for a trade decision. Now trading with a market value of 41.60B, the company has a mix of catalysts and obstacles that spring from the nature of its operations. In light of the many issues surrounding this company, we thought it was a good time to take a close look at the numbers in order to form a realistic perspective on the fundamental picture for this stock.

Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB) Fundamentals That Matter

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Is Automation Threatening American Jobs? Democrats Debate

Is Automation Threatening American Jobs? Democrats Debate

Marc Lacey asks candidates what their view of General Motors is and keeping jobs in America. [ Watch the debate and follow our live analysis here. ]

In the pivotal industrial state of Ohio, which has been devastated by the announced closure of a General Motors plant, the Democratic contenders railed against automation and the trade policies of the Trump administration during Tuesday night’s debate.

Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts said the greed of multinational corporations has chipped away at the middle class, which she vowed to strengthen with her plan to extend the solvency of Social Security and a […]

Fourth Democratic Debate Might be in Ohio, But Candidates Speak to Issues Important to Florida Voters

Fourth Democratic Debate Might be in Ohio, But Candidates Speak to Issues Important to Florida Voters

Fourth Democratic debates sees candidates discuss issues from gun control to climate change. Photo: Flickr Creative Commons Twelve candidates debated issues from abortion access to a living wage in Westerville, Ohio Tuesday night.

During the fourth Democratic debates in Ohio, Senator Kamala Harris said the greatest threat to healthcare is a ban on abortion.

Her statement comes weeks after Florida Representative Mike Hill filed a bill in the legislature on October 1 that would criminalize abortion after a fetal heartbeat can be detected at six weeks.The bill would make no exceptions for rape, incest or whether a woman’s life is in […]

Universal basic income advocates warn Yang’s ‘Freedom Dividend’ would harm low-income Americans

Universal basic income advocates warn Yang's 'Freedom Dividend' would harm low-income Americans

Universal basic income advocates warn Yang’s ‘Freedom Dividend’ would harm low-income Americans Advocates of universal basic income (UBI) are cautioning against Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang ’s proposed “ Freedom Dividend ,” saying it would hurt low-income Americans.

In interviews with economists and organizations that promote UBI in the United States, experts said Yang’s version could do more harm than good because some Americans would need to choose between accepting $1,000 a month and receiving certain public assistance benefits.

“While the Freedom Dividend has many characteristics that we support, forcing people to choose between current social programs and a basic income […]

Who are the candidates in the Democratic debate?

Who are the candidates in the Democratic debate?

Twelve candidates. One stage. Meet the dozen who are vying for precious seconds in the spotlight:

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii momentarily considered boycotting the debate to protest what she called “rigging” of the primary contest, but changed her mind and is appearing onstage in Ohio.

California billionaire Tom Steyer spent millions of dollars to qualify for Tuesday’s debate. The question is whether the former hedge fund manager and first-time candidate is prepared for his first face-off with his Democratic rivals. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker has repeatedly turned in warmly received debate performances that did nothing to […]

Destination Maternity Corporation (DEST): Noteworthy Sequence of Developments Taking Place

Destination Maternity Corporation (DEST): Noteworthy Sequence of Developments Taking Place

Destination Maternity Corporation (NASDAQ:DEST) has recently been identified as an interesting stock but more in-depth monitoring is needed for a trade decision. Now trading with a market value of 5.94M, the company has a mix of catalysts and obstacles that spring from the nature of its operations. Everyone seems to have their own opinion of this stock. But what do the numbers really say? We think it’s a great time to take a fresh look.

Destination Maternity Corporation (NASDAQ:DEST) Fundamentals That Matter

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Leader’s Foresight | Dr. Pero Mićić

Option 3: There will be a Conditional Basic Income

Not a UBI, but a CBI. It is a common misconception that we will run out of work. No, we will never lack problem, wishes and therefore tasks and work to do. Work is the exercise of a meaningful activity in which the meaning is determined by the worker and/or the beneficiary. At best, we will lack customers and workplaces, but not work. So many people work voluntarily in associations and organizations. So many people work in their household, in their garden. Society, all of us, has the right and actually […]

Andrew Yang’s ‘freedom dividend’ echoes a 1930s basic income proposal that reshaped Social Security

Andrew Yang’s ‘freedom dividend’ echoes a 1930s basic income proposal that reshaped Social Security

Entrepreneur and political novice Andrew Yang is hoping a wild gambit will help him win the Democratic presidential nomination: give 10 American families US$1,000 a month.

The announcement of a test run of his signature universal basic income proposal, which Yang argues is necessary to counter automation’s threat to millions of American jobs, garnered cheers from the student audience at the September debate and gave his candidacy a boost . At least half a million people have entered Yang’s basic income raffle .

Although he called his idea “unprecedented,” that’s not entirely true. It’s a direct echo of the Townsend Plan, […]

Uniti Group Inc. (UNIT) Raising Eyebrows Among Traders

Uniti Group Inc. (UNIT) Raising Eyebrows Among Traders

Uniti Group Inc. (NASDAQ:UNIT) is an interesting stock at present. Now trading with a market value of 1.43B, the company has a mix of catalysts and obstacles that spring from the nature of its operations. In light of the many issues surrounding this company, we thought it was a good time to take a close look at the numbers in order to form a realistic perspective on the fundamental picture for this stock.

Uniti Group Inc. (NASDAQ:UNIT) Fundamentals That Matter

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Analyzing the Fundamental Data for Guardion Health Sciences, Inc. (GHSI)

Analyzing the Fundamental Data for Guardion Health Sciences, Inc. (GHSI)

Guardion Health Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GHSI) is in the highlights and many would want to know whether now might be a good time for it to present much upside. Now trading with a market value of 19.09M, the company has a mix of catalysts and obstacles that spring from the nature of its operations. As the day-to-day narrative ebbs and flows for this company, it is more important than ever to step back and get a bird’s eye view of the fundamental reality under the surface of this story.

Guardion Health Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GHSI) Fundamentals That Matter

It’s generally a […]