Kudos to the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) for adding the argent feathers of the Silver Wheaton Corporation to its gem-studded cap! This Vancouver, British Columbia based company trades in silver from mines as far apart as Mexico and Sweden. It shed a downstream subsidiary in locksmith and security businesses in 2004, to focus sharply on silver mining. The top notch management team has a ...
There is a popular conception that the stock market never forgives a quarter which is not way ahead of the same one last year! There is plenty of substance to these kinds of stock market expectations, but does it drive managements around the bend?
The stock market environment has experienced over a decade of market reforms in countries such as China, Russia, and India, which were excessively and bureaucratically regulated earlier. The effects of such sweeping liberal moves reach beyond national boundaries, since markets are now so inter-related. The best companies now list on more than one stock market and access funds in more than ...