Value investors were saddened last week by news of the passing of Irving Kahn at the ripe old age of 109. Kahn went to work on Wall Street just before the crash of 1929 where he made money by shorting stocks as the economy sank into the great depression. · 3/5/2015
Monkeying the moves of other investors is rarely a good way to make money — unless you’re aping activists like Carl Icahn. It’s no fluke ... who take 5% or greater positions in a company’s stock. It’s not just a short-term pop, either.
USA TODAY MONEY · ByMatt Krantz · 5/26/2015
The stock market is imploding, Europe is on the brink, and, if the doomsayers are to be believed, we could be headed for a double-dip recession. None of that worries Irving Kahn, perhaps the world’s oldest working investment banker. “There are a lot of ...
Value Walk · ByJacob Wolinsky · 8/23/2011
NEW YORK ( -- Maybe you missed your earnings target last year or your stock was crushed. But if you're a corporate executive, that might not necessarily prohibit you from earning a generous bonus. Following an unprecedented period of …
CNN Money · 3/9/2010
After the closing bell, Quest Diagnostics (DGX) said it is planning to offer genetic tests to identify gene mutations indicative of cancer. Myriad was at the center of the Supreme Court case, as it owns two patents related to the genes BRCA1 and BRCA2 ...
Barron's · ByTeresa Rivas · 6/13/2013
The NASDAQ 100 Index comprises 100 of the largest non-financial and non investment publicly traded companies which are listed on The Nasdaq Stock Market Exchange. The Index includes domestic and international companies across major industry …
istock Analyst · 6/14/2008
U.S. News evaluated 35 Mid-Cap Funds ETFs and 14 make our Best Fit list. Our list highlights the best passively managed funds for long-term investors. Rankings are assigned based on comparisons with Best Fit funds in this category.
USNews · 9/1/2013
Source: Capital IQ and company data. 1 The Alcon division is only included in this report. 2 The medical devices segment is only included in this report. 3 Medical Care comprises the businesses with blood glucose meters, contrast-enhanced diagnostic ...
MDDI · 11/21/2014