Morning Report

October 18, 2018

Trump Throws Mexico a Bone, Tilman Fertitta Sends Offer to Caesars Entertainment and Porsche Event Tomorrow

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – Big scoop behind the scenes of the Uber IPO – Why is Morgan Stanley the odds-on favorite to land the coveted...
October 17, 2018

First Man Disrupts Heroes, Sunset Management Consulting and Marriott Winds Down Ritz Business Hotel Brand

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Netflix is surging and it should be as it added over one million more US subscribers and nearly six million globally...
October 16, 2018

Remembering Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen, Italian Government Gives EU a No-Plan Budget, NBA Season Starts Tonight and Twilio Buys SendGrid

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Three quick things – First, Italy is in tatters as Rome was required to give the EU a budget by midnight....
October 15, 2018

Sears Should be on the Phone With Bezos, Pass on Tesla and Wait for Porsche Taycan and LeasePlan Pulls IPO

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – Knock Three Times on the Ceiling If You Love Me – If I’m Sears – you know what I’m doing –...
October 12, 2018

Big-Time Harvard Court Case, Destruction of Hurricane Michael and Uber Makes Request to SEC

Good Friday Morning Daylight – Kanye West was not the only musician at the White House on Thursday and the real business was before lunchtime. A...
October 11, 2018

Category Five Closes Albany, GA Waffle House, Readers Strike Back on Morning Report, Dig South Half-Shell Conference Complimentary to Members and Loren Feldman Live Today

Good Thursday Morning, Sorry about the late time – trying to get agricultural reports out of South Georgia. Daylight – This Morning It’s Hold Onto Your...
October 10, 2018

Katrina’s Big Brother – Hurricane Michael, Starbucks Partners With Care.com and SoftBank Eyes Big WeWork Stake

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – Starbucks did the smartest thing since inventing the frappuccino – rolled out backup subsidized child care as a benefit to any...
October 9, 2018

Netflix Closing Deal for ABQ Studios, Float Lady Gaga for Tesla Chairmanship and LendingTree Nabs QuoteWizard.com for $370 Million

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Two names being floated around as candidates for the SEC-induced, three-year Tesla chairmanship are former Vice President Al Gore and Alan Mulally...
October 8, 2018

China’s Five-Decade Masterpiece Coming Undone, Lady Gaga Underrated, Neanderthal Flu Shot and ZipRecruiter Raises $156 Million

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – It’s Columbus Day, Canada’s Thanksgiving and a new China Syndrome – announced it was injecting $175 billion dollars to prop up...
October 5, 2018

Spirit Airlines Restricts Support Animals, NY Times Bashing Cheerleaders and Palo Alto Networks Buys RedLock

Good Friday Morning, Daylight – In a tweet last night, Elon Musk mockingly renamed the SEC “shortsellers enrichment commission” less than a week after he settled...
October 4, 2018

“Gone for Good”, Barnes & Noble Sale Will Happen With Time and Small Giant Coffee Shop Turns Drop-Outs into Millionaires

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – If We Keep Letting Things Go Bad, They will Soon Be Gone for Good. I got a call yesterday from a...
October 3, 2018

Toys-R-Us Looks for a Comeback, New Jersey Starts Own VC Fund and Feds Inspect Juul Offices

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – Millennial Matt here writing today’s report. Cliff will return tomorrow. Just as a reminder, we have switched databases so please let...