Recent Stories By Henry Blodget:
Why Robots May Not Ruin the Job MarketJuly 19, 2013
With the U.S. unemployment rate still over 7%, Americans are understandably concerned about anything that might cause an additional loss of jobs. And one of the favorite targets for employment...
California Slams Silicon Valley with Retroactive Tax January 18, 2013
As a way of encouraging entrepreneurs and investors to start companies in California, the state has long offered a tax deduction for those who start, invest in, and eventually sell companies. This...
Has Romney Changed His Tax and Deficit Cutting Plan?August 26, 2012
Mitt Romney has been remarkably successful in not committing himself to specific policy proposals that might offend certain voters, especially with respect to the economy. As a result, until now, he...
A Brand New House for $1,500?January 26, 2012
One of the latest projects for Bill Gross and idealab, an incubator run by Gross and his wife Marcia Goodstein, is affordable housing. As in $1,500 per house. The new Idealab company is called...
Why is AMZN is Still a BuyOctober 26, 2011
Amazon just reported its third quarter results. The company missed Wall Street's estimates for both revenue and earnings and said it would have lower profit margins next quarter. This resulted in...
Yahoo Is for Sale after CEO Gets the BootSeptember 7, 2011
In addition to firing CEO Carol Bartz, Yahoo's board has now put the company up for sale. The person who briefed the Wall Street Journal on the Bartz firing also told the paper that "Yahoo is open...