Posts filed under “Digital Media”

2008 Winners and Losers

Stocks tumbled around the world as the subprime mortgage crisis drove the U.S. into recession and wrecked financial institutions. With credit scarce, some companies sought government loans or were forced into bankruptcy. Few shares performed well.

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via Bloomberg

Category: Digital Media, Markets

Foreclosure Crisis Hits Hispanics Hard

Hispanic homeownership increased 47% between 2000 and 2007, fueled by “non-prime” mortgages. > Graphic via WSJ > Source: Foreclosure Crisis Hits Hispanics Hard January 5, 2009 http://online.wsj.com/public/resources/documents/hispanics08_map.html

Category: Credit, Digital Media, Real Estate

1937 Bugatti 57S Atalante

Found in a garage: 1937 Bugatti 57S Atalante, one of 17 in existence. Value: $4.3 million or more. > Sources: Rare Bugatti Found in British Garage RICHARD S. CHANG Wheels, January 2, 2009, 12:16 PM http://wheels.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/01/02/rare-bugatti-found-in-british-garage/ Rare 1937 Bugatti Supercar Found in English Garage ASSOCIATED PRESS, January 2, 2009 http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2009/01/02/world/AP-EU-Britain-Supercar.html

Category: Digital Media, Valuation

Tarp Money

via SF Gate > Source: GMAC eases lending policy to boost sales Bree Fowler Associated Press December 31, 2008 http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2008/12/31/BUDQ151FCS.DTL

Category: Bailouts, Credit, Digital Media

S&P500 Performance, Volatility in 2008

via NYT > Source: Markets Limp Into 2009 After a Bruising Year VIKAS BAJAJ NYT, December 31, 2008 http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/01/business/economy/01markets.html

Category: Digital Media, Markets, Technical Analysis, Trading

2008 Global Market Performances

via NYT > Source: Worldwide, a Bad Year Only Got Worse DAVID JOLLY NYT, January 1, 2009 http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/02/business/worldbusiness/02global.html

Category: Digital Media, Markets, Technical Analysis

Super Cycle Market Overview

Bob Bronson (BRONSON CAPITAL MARKETS RESEARCH) shows us his Super Cycle Market Overview: >

Category: Digital Media, Markets, Technical Analysis

Top-Selling Albums of 2008

This list is interesting as it raises even more questions: How many of these do you own the CD of? How many do you own legally? How many have you borrowed or downloaded? (Being a middle-aged white guy, I only have the Coldplay and Jack Johnson in CD form) 1. LIL WAYNE, “Tha Carter III”…Read More

Category: Digital Media, Music

Timeline: The Year in Markets

via NYT > Source: Markets Limp Into 2009 After a Bruising Year VIKAS BAJAJ NYT, December 31, 2008 http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/01/business/economy/01markets.html

Category: Credit, Digital Media, Markets, Real Estate

Falling House Values vs Delinquencies

One last WaPo graphic: >

Category: Credit, Digital Media, Real Estate