Posted by johnmangun on December 14, 2014 | 0 Comment

NO one in their right mind could conclude, after looking at what has happened in the last six years, that the world is in a normal business cycle.

Posted by johnmangun on September 6, 2014 | 0 Comment

THE Aquino administration and the local media are quite excited by the fact that the Philippines has improved its ranking, that the country is now No. 52 on the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Global Competitive Index (GCI). Looking at the details of this report, it is certainly true that advances in several areas have been made in the last decade.

Posted by johnmangun on September 6, 2014 | 0 Comment

EVERY time there is a large movement in the price of a stock, investors react predictably. If the price goes up, the response is: “How could I have missed it?” If the price goes down, they ask: “What went wrong?” The assumption is that there were obvious clues in the fundamental value of the company prior to the positive or negative movement that could have predicted the future price.