Berkshire Hathaway Inc. agreed to pay $142 million for Media General Inc.’s newspapers including the Richmond Times-Dispatch as Warren Buffett bets community-focused publications will weather an advertising slump.
So why is the US manufacturing sector shinning as compare the EU? Well one reason has to be the historically low natural gas prices. The Impact that new production techniques are having on the manufacturing sector cannot be underestimated.
Treasury yields below zero on an inflation-adjusted basis for only the second time since Dwight D. Eisenhower’s presidency have split Wall Street’s biggest firms, underscoring the relative-value dilemma equity investors face following the biggest first-quarter rally in 14 years.