Where The Street Is Too Low & Who Should Beat

Coin stacks and chart graphs on a chessboard background. Horizontal composition with selective focus … [+] and copy space. Getty In theory, Wall Street analysts adjust EPS for unusual gains and losses that distort reported EPS. In reality, they do not. Street EPS estimates are materially misleading more often than investors realize[1]. The same is…

Student Loan Forgiveness Settlement Will Allow For Reconsideration Of Thousands Of Rejected Applications

A major settlement agreement has been reached in a long-running lawsuit brought by student loan … [+] borrowers against the U.S. Department of Education for failures associated with the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program. Getty A major settlement agreement has been reached in a long-running lawsuit brought by student loan borrowers against the U.S.…

Hyperledger’s Executive Director ‘Passes The Baton’ Amid Growing Acceptance Of Public Blockchains

Hyperledger’s first executive director, Brian Behlendorf, is stepping down, passing the reins to … [+] vice president Daniela Barbosa. Getty Images for TechCrunch In December 2015, when the non-profit Linux Foundation launched a consortium-style working group dedicated to developing blockchain tools for enterprises, called Hyperledger, many were outright “scared away” by the very term ‘blockchain’,…