The Stingy News Weekly (06/15/01)
The Markets This Week
DOW 30: 10,623.64 -3.34% to a P/E of 21.3
TSE 300: 7,816.08 -5.27% to a P/E of 26.5
The markets tumbled during the last two weeks and were helped down by massive losses at Nortel. Some Nortel investors need a 700% gain to break even. Ouch!
The Great CEO Pay Heist
Talk about wage inflation. I'm sure regular employees would like similar raises.
Canadians' total tax burden has increased 1,351 percent since 1961
Sigh, has anyone actually seen a big tax reduction?
Why to Put Little Stock In the Words of Wall Street Analysts
Would you like some conflict of interest with that stock pick?
Is the S&P 500 rigged?
Hey, at least the S&P isn't quite as bad as the TSE. Anyone care for a bit of RIMM?
Brokerage Firm Loses Account Churning Arbitration Despite Profits
An interesting case that shows the weakness of Canadian regulation.
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