Can expert investment advisors select stocks that will outperform the returns attained through a random selection of stocks?
What techniques may be used to increase a portfolio’s returns while reducing inherent risk?
Should the owners of an oil drilling operation pursue a high-risk strategy of exploring deep into unknown territory, or lease their land?
Can Korean-owned Hynix Semiconductor stay afloat without accepting US-based Micron Technology’s offer to acquire the company?
Would CEO James Gorman succeed in helping Morgan Stanley maintain its position as a preeminent financial institution during challenging times?
Was the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) beyond saving in its present form?
How can a firm avoid a failed acquisition—i.e., one in which it does not recover its costs?
What are the pros and cons of acquiring an equity position in a partnership that owns a trophy-quality office building located in London’s West End?
Is an LBO deal for a highly levered diversified gaming company worth the risk?