Facebook Stock Analysis: Is it a Strong Buy Amongst Whistleblowers and Privacy Concerns?

Since the end of September Facebook Inc. has faced a new wave of reputational issues initiated by an ex-employee, called “the whistleblower” by the media, who leaked internal documents to the Wall Street Journal revealing the company’s misconduct towards its 2.8 billion users. Apparently, when it came to choosing between profit and users’ safety Zuckerberg’sContinue reading “Facebook Stock Analysis: Is it a Strong Buy Amongst Whistleblowers and Privacy Concerns?”

Can Salesforce Sustain its Superb Growth?

The Digital Services Sector The pandemic has, in the space of a few months, brought years of change to the way companies and businesses operate. Increasing the demand for next-generation collaboration and productivity tools. Clients now desire software that is easy to integrate, that streamline/automate operations, that track key business metrics and analyse data whilstContinue reading “Can Salesforce Sustain its Superb Growth?”

Stock Analysis ON Netflix (NFLX): All I want for Christmas… is your Netflix password

Yvonne Fan, London School of Economics and Political Science Overview: When you hear “Netflix”, what comes to your mind?—— The Queen’s Gambit, Stranger Things or Money Heist? Indeed, all of these are big-hit productions that have gained steam since their teaser and official release, amassing tens of thousands of avid binge-watchers who are enthralled. Netflix startedContinue reading “Stock Analysis ON Netflix (NFLX): All I want for Christmas… is your Netflix password”

Riot Blockchain Inc. – A stock analysis

Overview Riot Blockchain Inc. is a Bitcoin mining company, fueling the increase in Bitcoin through their rapidly expanding large-scale mining in the US. Like their close rivals, Marathon Digital, Riot are focused on expanding their operations, throughout the US, through increasing their Bitcoin mining hash rate and infrastructure capacity, details of which can be explainedContinue reading “Riot Blockchain Inc. – A stock analysis”

Stock Analysis: Spotify (SPOT)

Overview Media-streaming giant Spotify Technology is the world’s most popular audio streaming platform with 365 million monthly active users, including 165 million Spotify Premium subscribers, after gaining 31 million subscribers in 2020. These gains translated into an increase in the SPOT stock price in early 2021, but since then, the stock price has fallen significantlyContinue reading “Stock Analysis: Spotify (SPOT)”

Boom and Bust: The Disaster of Evergrande.

Jay Barton, The University of Warwick Overview Evergrande’s billionaire Chairman Xu Jiayin’s golden age which precipitated the country’s lust for urbanisation may have just been given the proverbial vote of no confidence by the markets- in fact, so much so that the Shanghai stock exchange halted trading on the renminbi-denominated 2023 bond at 49% yieldContinue reading “Boom and Bust: The Disaster of Evergrande.”

New Oriental Education: Is China’s recent regulatory crackdown on K-12 private education firms ending investors’ lofty dreams?

Yvonne Fan, London School of Economics and Political Science Overview New Oriental Education and Technology Group Inc. (HKG:09901) — once a promising and well-ensconced industry bellwether with robust growth— has taken a devastating blow from China’s massive “Double-Reduction”[1] crackdown on K-12[2] private educational firms in July 2021, leaving the company reeling and its investors fleeing.Continue reading “New Oriental Education: Is China’s recent regulatory crackdown on K-12 private education firms ending investors’ lofty dreams?”

Stock Analysis: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

Emma Monaghan, The London School of Economics and Political Science Overview Microsoft is the world’s leading computer operating system producer and its flagship product, the Microsoft Office 365 suite, was established 10 years ago and since then, the company has added 24 additional apps without any changes in the price for the subscription. However, thisContinue reading “Stock Analysis: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)”

Crypto Miner Stock MARA: The Addition Your Portfolio Needs?

Zahir Khan, King’s College London Overview Marathon Digital Holdings is an American crypto-mining company that, like other crypto-mining companies, is focused on building the largest mining operation in North America. But what sets Marathon Digital Holdings apart from other crypto-mining companies is that the company is focused on carrying out their operations with one ofContinue reading “Crypto Miner Stock MARA: The Addition Your Portfolio Needs?”

Stock Analysis: Boeing (BA)

Emma Monaghan, The London School of Economics and Political Science Overview In March 2019, Boeing (BA) stock took a hit following the worldwide grounding of its 737 Max 8 aircrafts due to technical faults which had caused two fatal plane crashes. Two years after the discovery of these technical issues, Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraftsContinue reading “Stock Analysis: Boeing (BA)”