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WIP Files 10/18/14: RESEARCH, Vivienne, Cedrick and Julian Jones

It’s funny how many tabs and various pieces of media I collect when researching. And how starting with one question pushes me back one step, and then another. 796 more words


NaTIS, Art, Potato

There are exactly two reasons to visit the Namibian Craft Centre. You either work there and sell craft and dried Mopani worms or you are a tourist and got hijacked by your bus driver. 500 more words


Spin-offs, Continued... The time is NOW

As discussed in last week’s blog about spin-off opportunities, ATG will be taking a position in a recent spin-off company.  That company is NOW Inc., (ticker DNOW), a $3 billion market cap oil services distribution company based out of Houston that spun-off from the $30 billion market cap National Oilwell Varco (NOV) back in May 2014. 494 more words

Spin offs just spin out of control

Lately spin offs have been enjoying success on the silver screen and I just have to say that I don’t really care for them. To me, spin offs, attempt to ride along the success of the original show and borrow from its success with the masses. 214 more words

TV & Movies

Spin-off mania! 25 companies likely to join

Investors are addicted to spin-offs — and for good reason. Just check the reaction of Hewlett-Packard’s (HPQ) stock after saying it was spinning off PCs Monday. 460 more words


A few thoughts on splitting up companies

After the big news this morning about HP splitting in two pieces, I wanted to put in my two cents. I have followed HP for a long time, but have not been close to it for years. 678 more words

The Street