May 5, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Modes of Transportation, Ranked From Coolest to Least Cool

Photo: GettyEven in the middle of a worldwide pandemic, rollerblading isn’t very cool.See, I’ve been spending a lot of time looking out my window (as one tends to do during The Quarantine), watching as the occasional jogger or delivery person with a pizza strapped to the back of their bike rides by. This got me…

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May 4, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Finally, Some Truly Good News About The Last of Us Part II

Naughty Dog’s Neil Druckmann announced today that The Last of Us Part II has now gone gold. Physical copies of the game are now being pressed ahead of a release on June 19. Implicitly referencing last week’s leak, Druckmann notes that nothing is comparable to experiencing the game from beginning to end. Finally, some genuinely…

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May 4, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: This Is Why the Dow Jones Was So Frustratingly Lifeless Today

The Dow Jones traded relatively flat on a risk-off start to the week. Donald Trump hiked expected coronavirus deaths to 100,000 even as he pushed to reopen the U.S. economy. The White House continues to claim there will be a coronavirus vaccine by the end of the year, despite expert warnings to the contrary. The…

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May 4, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: 4 Star Wars Quotes That Perfectly Describe a Bewildering Stock Market

Every Star Wars fan complains that the prequels got too bogged down in trade disputes. But the franchise has a lot to teach us about economics – and maybe even the stock market too. Here are four iconic quotes that perfectly describe what it’s like to invest in today’s bewildering environment. It’s Star Wars day.…

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May 4, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Nintendo Is Stuck in the Past – Their Logic Behind Friend Codes Proves It

Nintendo’s reasoning for friend codes is confusing. A presentation leak claims the company thinks these codes are “simple,” when they’re anything but. This company has a lot of improvements to make. Nintendo makes a lot of odd choices, but the company’s insistence on friend codes is a pervasive one. Thanks to a leaked PowerPoint presentation…

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May 4, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: The Federal Reserve May as Well Be Run by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

The Fed will move to buy corporate bonds and bond ETFs this month. No one nominated AOC Fed chair, but the central bank is acting like she’s at the helm. The relentless money pump is going to create another asset bubble. Has anyone ever seen Fed Chair Jerome Powell and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in the…

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May 4, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: J. Crew’s Bankruptcy Filing is Merely COVID-19’s First Retail Kill

J. Crew’s bankruptcy filing should come as no surprise since the industry is facing severe disruption due to the coronavirus pandemic. J. Crew is the first of many retailers that will go down due to Covid-19. Inventory issues coupled with shaky balance sheets will likely bring down a quarter of U.S. retailers. This weekend, J.…

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May 4, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: No, Warren Buffett Isn’t Betting on a Stock Market Crash

No, Berkshire Hathaway didn’t invest its $137 billion war chest as the stock market plunged in March. But that doesn’t mean Warren Buffett is betting on a stock market crash. Did anyone actually listen to what he said during Berkshire’s shareholder meeting? When Warren Buffett revealed on Saturday that Berkshire Hathaway hadn’t sunk its $137…

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May 4, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: Forget Angelina Jolie: Meghan Markle Aims to Be the Next Gwyneth Paltrow

A royal commentator believes that Meghan Markle will launch a reimagined version of her long-shuttered lifestyle blog. She’s reportedly modeling it after Gwyneth Paltrow’s popular – and controversial – Goop brand. Rumour is that Meghan will be working with “creative masterminds” from all over the world. First, it was Angelina Jolie. Now, it’s Gwyneth Paltrow…

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May 4, 2020 In  HSE, -year

Aemilius Cupero News: 9 Bullish Stocks Wall Street is Buying this Stock Market Dip

After a strong bounce, the stock market seems to be heading back into a correction. Investing pros are already eying the dip as a buying opportunity. Across Wall Street, traders are watching Nike, Home Depot, Amazon, and healthcare stocks. April was a wild month on the stock market. The S&P 500 chalked up its best…

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