Stone Harbor Emerging Markets Income: Dividend Cut Is The Latest Bearish Signal – Stone Harbor Emerging Markets Income Fund (NYSE:EDF)


The Stone Harbor Emerging Markets Income Fund (NYSE:EDF) is a closed-end fund that invests in fixed income securities of emerging markets including sovereign debt, corporate bonds, and related derivatives. The fund currently has $147 million in total assets and seeks to maximize total returns with a high level of income.Read More →

How to cut your 2019 tax bill before it’s too late


With year-end rapidly approaching, now is the time to take steps to cut your 2019 tax bill, before it’s too late. This is Part 1 of my short list of foolproof year-end strategies for individual taxpayers to consider. Here goes. Game your generous standard deduction allowance The Tax Cuts andRead More →

The Gannett-GateHouse Merger Is Really Happening, And Expect To See More Than 10% Of Jobs Cut Off The Top – Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE:GCI)


The megamerger is really happening. Expect the new Gannett (NYSE:GCI) – the brand that will survive that chain’s acquisition by GateHouse Media (NYSE:NEWM) – to officially take wobbly flight soon, perhaps around Thanksgiving. Both companies, the country’s No. 1 and No. 2 newspaper publishers, say it’s full speed ahead. IndependentRead More →

HSBC to cut up to 10,000 jobs: FT By Reuters


(Reuters) – HSBC Holdings Plc (L:) is planning to cut up to 10,000 jobs as interim Chief Executive Officer Noel Quinn seeks to reduce costs across the banking group, the Financial Times reported on Sunday. The plan represents the lender’s most ambitious attempt in years to cut costs, the newspaperRead More →

The Fed Ain’t Making The Cut


We know what happens to people who stay in the middle of the road. They get run down. – Aneurin Bevan Jay Powell probably knew that after cutting rates by one-quarter point to a 1.75-2.0% range and sending mixed signals, he would be taken to the cleaners. He wasn’t wrong.Read More →