The Margin: President Trump looms over sobbing immigrant child in Time’s latest cover

Time magazine on Thursday used a viral image of a sobbing 2-year-old Honduran child snapped by Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer John Moore alongside a towering Donald Trump for its “Welcome to America” cover illustration. The visual soon took over the internet: TIME’s new cover: A reckoning after Trump’s border separation policy: What kind of country are … Read more

Intel CEO Resigns After Violation of Non-Fraternization Policy

Print Friendly Intel CEO Brian Krzanich resigned after the company learned of what it called his consensual relationship with an employee. Intel said Thursday that the relationship was in violation of the company’s non-fraternization policy, which applies to all managers. The company did not give more details on what happened and a representative did not … Read more

Market Extra: Small-cap stocks are on a tear—but shares in tiny companies have done even better

Much has been made about the outperformance of small-capitalization stocks as fears about global trade have intensified, but a subset of small-cap equities has produced even more stellar results this year. The Russell Microcap Index RUMIC, -0.70% which is a benchmark of companies with an average market value of about $730 million, has gained 14% … Read more

Key Words: Alleged Tesla saboteur says ‘Elon was lying to investors;’ Tesla says he threatened violence

The accusations flying back and forth between Tesla Inc. and a former employee continued to escalate Thursday, as Tesla accused him of threatening workplace violence at a Tesla facility after he accused Tesla of dangerous practices and inaccurate public statements. Tesla filed a lawsuit against employee Martin Tripp on Wednesday, after Musk sent out a … Read more

Uniform Bank Performance Report – UBPR

DEFINITION of ‘Uniform Bank Performance Report – UBPR’ The Uniform Bank Performance Report (UBPR) is an analytical tool created by the Federal Financial Institutions Examinations Council (FFIEC) to help supervise and examine financial institutions. The UBPR serves as an analysis of the impact that management and economic conditions can have on a bank’s balance sheet. … Read more

CenturyLink Secures Contract From H-GAC for Public Safety

CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL – Free Report) recently announced that it has secured a contract from the Houston-Galveston Area Council (“H-GAC”) for 911 equipment and emergency call management solutions. Per the contract — part of the HGACBuy Cooperative Purchasing Program — state agencies, local governments and select non-profit groups can now capitalize on CenturyLink’s next generation … Read more

Sprint & NXM to Unveil IoT Blockchain Connected Car Platform

Sprint Corporation (S – Free Report) has collaborated with NXM Labs Inc., an IoT Blockchain platform developer, to launch a 5G-ready connected car platform. Notably, this advanced and secure platform features the industry’s first blockchain powered IoT security system. It involves a combination of high-speed, on-demand passenger Wi-Fi with advanced vehicle health monitoring and safety. … Read more