Morning Report

August 21, 2018

Cava Buys Zoe’s Kitchen, Naked Shorting, Burning Man, SEC Charges Rothenberg and On the Shop Floor in the Bronx

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – In a nutshell, prisoners go on strike today in 17 states for better food and pay, Lehman Brothers to hold a...
August 20, 2018

Millennials are Old News According to JÜV, Ben & Jerry’s First-Come First-Serve, Pepsi Buys SodaStream for $3.2 Billion and Oxford’s NPS Score

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – A company on fire with fat margins has 115 on payroll, five senior partners, 15 junior partners and just hit the...
August 17, 2018

Tesla Seeks a Number Two Who Can Check Musk, Rest in Peace to the Queen of Soul, Walmart’s Best Sales Growth in a Decade, First-Ever Generic EpiPen and Free Med School at NYU

Good Friday Morning, Millennial Matt Writing The Morning Report Today. Cliff Will Return Monday. Daylight – Beyond the tweets – In a tip to the SEC,...
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...