Wall Street opens higher – Boeing shares stop series of losses

New York / Düsseldorf The optimistic mood on Wall Street only lasted a few hours on Friday. US equity markets did not join the recovery trend on the European and Asian stock exchanges and ended one of the darkest weeks in their history. The prices turned negative because many investors became nervous again due to […]

The late revenge of share buybacks

American Airlines aircraft The airline wants to pause its share buybacks. (Photo: AFP) The corona virus reveals an unpleasant truth: share buybacks are harmful to companies. Especially now that the corporations need staying power to bridge the coming months, shareholder care takes revenge at all costs. For a long time, many companies could not buy […]

Jack Welch, ex-guru of American capitalism

DISAPPEARANCE – The legendary boss of General Electric for twenty years died on Monday. Jack Welch, nicknamed “Neutron Jack”, died on Monday. Mike Coppola / AFP It was before the Gafa. Before the invention of the iPhone. And before the great crisis of 2008. General Electric (GE) was the most admired industrial and financial conglomerate […]

Statements about the digital division make mistrust grow

Munich The distrust between that OsramGroup and the future Austrian owner AMS is growing. Above all, the suggestion by AMS CFO Michael Wachsler-Markowitsch that he wants to divest Osram’s digital division is causing criticism in Munich: “We will not leave this alone and address this in the company’s corporate bodies,” said Osram’s supervisory board -Vize […]