Aerospace

Apple Leads Big Technology Rally

Market Recap for Thursday, March 21, 2019 Technology stocks (XLK, +2.51%) carried Wall Street higher on Thursday as computer hardware ($DJUSCR, +3.56%), semiconductors ($DJUSSC, +3.13%), and software ($DJUSSW, +2.20%) all surged to fresh 2019 highs.  Apple, Inc. (AAPL, +3.68%), which has regained ...

Flight Simulators See Some Upside

In the aftermath of the Boeing 737 Max 8 issues, I was looking around the industry to see charts that might be affected by the subsequent grounding of the aircraft. Last week, a beautiful breakout occurred on CAE Systems (CAE), which makes flight simulators to train pilots on. The company has a lo ...

Defending Democracy in the Age of Social Media

Digital and social media technologies are transforming democratic society. But even as technologies changes how we do things, they reproduce old problems in new forms. Hacking, trolling, micro-targeting, and the monopolization of public and semi-public space by large firms present the same sorts o ...

Buffalo NY: where green energy fantasies go to die, and reality dawns

There’s a thread on Reddit about Tesla’s Solar Roof announcements that is pretty funny if your job isn’t at stake, and pretty unfunny if it is. Here’s what Tesla has said about the alleged product since purchasing solar financing company SolarCity in late 2016: 2016Q4 Letter: We also revea ...

Tech Talk for Monday March 11th 2019

Pre-opening Comments for Monday March 11th U.S. equity index futures were higher this morning. S&P 500 futures up 4 points in pre-opening trade. Index futures were virtually unchanged following release of January Retail Sales report. Consensus was a decrease of 0.1% versus a revised drop of 1.6% i ...

February 2019 Pricing Commentary

All five ABC Funds produced positive returns for the month of February, building on strong gains since the start of 2019. Equity markets benefitted from easing U.S. – China trade tensions and a more dovish Federal Reserve monetary policy stance. Furthermore, better than expected fourth quarter gr ...

5i Research update; Feb 19, 2019

Updated Reports:We have an updated report on A&W Revenue Royalties posted on site.Company NewsCAE Inc. (CAE)The simulation training company posted EPS of $0.38 vs. $0.32 expected and revenues of $816 mln vs. $774 mln expected. Backlog totaled $9 billion and double-digit growth is expected in hea ...

Five issues to watch this week

From key data releases to international tensions, there are five issues that I’m watching closely this week. Before I detail those, let’s review what we’ve learned in recent days that could impact markets going forward: Five things we learned last week Last week, I discussed several “sword ...

Why Are My Goods Being Inspected?

Originally published by the Journal of Commerce in February 2019 Of all the questions asked of trade attorneys, this is likely the most frequent one.  The answer is both a study in current events, but also much more complex.  Let’s start at the obvious beginning point. Customs and Border Protec ...

Website Accessibility – Americans with Disabilities Act Impact

Background Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) mandates that public accommodation must be provided to disabled persons to allow for the “full and equal enjoyment” of the related privileges, goods, services, advantages and accommodations as those provided to able bodied ...