Morning Report

August 16, 2018

China Trade War Ending? New Zealand’s Avocado Prices, Dwyer Group Buys Mosquito Joe, MoviePass’s Ridiculous Claim and Weed Beer

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – Smart move to get the lawyer’s ready for Tesla as the SEC just served the company with a subpoena. Their shares...
August 15, 2018

Turkey Doubles Down on Tariffs, History of Abuse in Pennsylvania Churches, Tinder Sues Parent Company and Somerville Mayor Boycotts Samuel Adams

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – Note from Millennial Matt: Cliff is traveling for the rest of the week, so I’ll be writing the Morning Report. Cliff...
August 14, 2018

The SEC Should Not Regulate Market Tweets, Avital Ronnell, Coca-Cola Buying Stake in Body Armor Drink and The Meg’s Success

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Is Twitter the right forum for Entrepreneurs to disseminate market-moving information in the first place? Andrew Sorkin of NY Times and...
August 13, 2018

Revlon CEO Drops Bombs, Wrangler Didn’t Make the Leap, Federal Deficit Getting Bigger, Corn That Can Fertilize Itself and Nominate Your 30 Under 30

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – If you ever hear, “it’s not like it used to be around here.” Say good – Wrangler Jeans will be for...
August 10, 2018

DoctorPreneurs be Thinking B2B, Quack from the Dead, The Selective Outrage Against LeBron James and Casper to Open 200 Stores

Good Friday Morning, Daylight – DoctorPreneurs be thinking B2B –Amazon will open a health clinic later this year for its Seattle-based employees. They will initially hire...
August 9, 2018

D.C. Soap Opera with Wall St. Flair, Rite-Aid and Albertsons Call of Merger as well as Sinclair and Tribune, Willow Creek Church Officials Resign and Tesla’s Three Worries

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – Tesla’s has three worries this morning, and no, the SEC is not on the list. Musk’s tweet on going private –...
August 8, 2018

Lior Ron to Head Uber’s Freight Business, Trump’s CEO Gang of 15, Papa John’s Misses Estimates and the 49ers Go All In on Jimmy Garoppolo

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – 15 CEO’s were invited to dinner last night with President Trump and guess how many showed up? 15, including Indra Nooyi,...
August 7, 2018

Papa John’s Numbers Come Out Today, Belly Laughs are Group Therapy, Alion Acquires MacB, The Avis Audition and MoviePass’s Heavy Slash

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Papa John’s was Wall Street’s Drama Queen in July and will report their numbers today. Inside information: 4,700 franchisees require massive...
August 6, 2018

Snack Sales Sink Pepsi CEO, Siemens Buys Mendix, Bleacher Report’s Hania Poole Now Head of NCAA Digital and Sign Up for DoctorPreneur Event

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – This morning, the CEO of Pepsi of 12 years turned in her notice – not surprising because their projections for soda...
August 3, 2018

Heineken Buys $3 Billion Stake in China’s CR Beer, WWE’s Kane Wins Mayoral Race, Fortnite Phenomenon, Apple Hits $1 Trillion Milestone and the Golf Match You Didn’t Know You Wanted to See

Good Friday Morning, Daylight – Apple’s value now stands at $1 trillion, a milestone not even the late Steve Jobs could hit. Tim Cook rode Jobs’s...
August 2, 2018

Optimist Atlanta Fed, Cisco Buys Duo for $2.35 Billion, The Weinstein Clause, The Art of the Surprise Release and Omniome Raises $60 Million

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – We get it, CNN. The President does not like the Mueller probe. Let’s get down to some numbers that matter –...
August 1, 2018

Another Thomas Crown Affair, Google Censoring Itself, Throw Away Your Pre-Made Salads, Musk Can’t Terraform Mars and Sign Up for DoctorPreneur Event

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – Call Hollywood for another Thomas Crown Affair. The Swedish royal family’s jewels were stolen from a cathedral where they were on...