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Last year, buybacks were all the rage; this year, the pace of share repurchases has slowed, but the pace of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) has accelerated.
This greater economic stability should bolster international earnings expectations, halting the decline seen over the past 18 months.
In this special holiday edition, Michael explains how an evening at home went awry: how a discussion about China and Hong Kong morphed into a chart war about Trump, Hoover, Taft, Rachel Maddow and Anderson Cooper.
The Armageddonists and the price of fame.
Given current and projected productivity and labor supply dynamics, productivity is unlikely to provide a significant lift to future growth.