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The Big Idea
In the old days, before cloud computing, mobile apps, application programming interfaces (APIs), big data depositories, and all manner of digital transformation initiatives, companies relied on network perimeter security solutions to keep bad actors away.
That’s all changing.
Today, with workers, consumers, business and...
The past week has seen the market rocket higher on hopes for a massive $2 trillion economic stimulus plan that would try to help consumers and businesses get through the tunnel of productivity and financial devastation that this pandemic has created.
As financial markets begin to thaw, global leaders build consensus on how to address this pandemic, options of potential interim treatments for Covid-19 surface and the framework of economic relief starts to firm up (even though it won’t be enough), the stock market be...
BellRing Brands (BRBR)
Growth – Packaged Foods
Rapid Growth – Accounting Software
Steady, Slow Growth – Grocery Store
Survey Monkey (SVMK)
Rapid Growth – Survey Software
Growth – Solar Panels & Storage
Searching for Turnip Shoots on a Scorched I..
What are the investing implications of a best-, base- and worst-case scenario for Americans amid this global pandemic? Let's break it down.
Analyst note: With all that’s going on in the market and all the disruptions we’re dealing with as families working from home we’re altering the editorial schedule and format of Cabot Early Opportunities for a short period of time. The immediate goal is focus...
Well, we’re in the thick of it. New citywide, statewide and national mandates are being pronounced daily, the stock market fell dramatically, my two daughters were sent home from college, three close relatives lost jobs/projects, and one close relative is a basket case potentially...
Monday’s market downturn was a bit breathtaking. First we had a stock market that was overdue for a pullback. Then the coronavirus hit, harming the Chinese economy, which in turn harms every business that sells products and services in China and manufactures products China...
The Big Idea
Any time you have a fragmented market where there are a lot of buyers and sellers that have a hard time getting together there is an opportunity for a software-enabled marketplace to grease the wheels of commerce.
We’ve seen this concept work emerging...