Articles By Moran Zhang

From Society Aug 01, 2012

Happy 100th Birthday To Milton Friedman: A Century Of Freedom And Free Market

If Milton Friedman were alive today, he would be 100 years old. The Nobel-prize winning economist has transformed the way many people think about the government and economic policy.

From Economy Jul 31, 2012

Deutsche Bank To Cut 1,900 Jobs As Q2 Profits Fall

Germany's biggest bank, Deutsche Bank AG (NYSE: DB), is laying off 1,900 people, most of them outside Germany, in an effort to save €3 billion ($3.68 billion), as part of a broader strategic overhaul.

From Companies Jul 31, 2012

China: The Land Of Opportunity For Mobile Gaming

China's economy may be slowing down, but the country hasn't lost its luster.

From Economy Jul 31, 2012

FOMC, July Nonfarm Payrolls, Auto And Same-Store Sales: Economic Events For July 30-Aug. 3

The week is chock-full with data releases that will confirm if the summer malaise continued in July. As always, Friday's employment report will carry the most weight. Another highlight of this week is the much-anticipated Federal Open Market Committee meeting on Tuesday and Wednesday.

From Economy Jul 27, 2012

These Signs Say The US Labor Market Is Healing

While many headlines in recent months highlighted the "sluggishness" of U.S. job creation, the U.S. labor market is actually actively stitching together its wounds.

From Companies Jul 27, 2012

AIG, GM, LinkedIn: Earnings Reports To Watch, July 30-Aug. 3

The second-quarter earnings season is in full swing, and investors will hear next week from several more major players, including AIG, Kellogg, Procter & Gamble, Kraft Foods, Pfizer, Mastercard and General Motors.

From Economy Jul 26, 2012

US Shale Gas Boom Won’t Boost GDP Growth, Job Gains

The U.S. shale gas boom will not lead to a near-term surge in U.S. gross domestic product growth or to a substantial decline in the unemployment rate, according to HSBC Chief U.S. Economist Kevin Logan.

From Companies Jul 26, 2012

Here’s Why Investors Are Punishing Companies That Beat Earnings Estimates

Read on. You may be surprised -- and even horrified -- by the answer.

From Companies Jul 25, 2012

Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Q2 Profit Rises, Lifts 2012 Forecast

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT), the largest maker of construction and mining equipment, reported a 67 percent jump in its second-quarter profit that topped analysts' estimates and boosted its full-year outlook as demand increased from North American builders and overseas miners.

From Companies Jul 25, 2012

Netflix Q2 Results Beat Estimates, Olympics To Cause A Loss in Q3

Shares of Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) plunged 14.5 percent, to $68.73, in Tuesday's after-hours trading even as it reported better-than-expected earnings.