Reading Time: < 1 minute Went to the nearby McDonald (NYSE: MCD) yesterday afternoon, and tried out the Iced Latte. Personal opinion: the latte at MCD is not as good as Starbucks ( Nasdaq: SBUX). Two things: 1) McDonald makes this mostly by machine, while in Starbucks the barista used some hand; 2) McDonald serves the latte not in a… Continue reading McCafe Coffee review: second try
Reading Time: < 1 minute google finance (NYSE:BGP) cash flow, note the numbers in bold In Millions of USD 52 weeks ending 2008-02-02 52 weeks ending 2007-02-03 52 weeks ending 2006-01-28 52 weeks ending 2005-01-23 Issuance (Retirement) of Stock, Net 7.60 -122.70 -238.30 -132.50 Issuance (Retirement) of Debt, Net 43.40 303.30 -1.40 6.80 I has been a Borders customer for… Continue reading Stock buy backs got Borders into financial trouble
Reading Time: 2 minutes I have been a Borders customer for a long time, most times buying coffees while studying (reading books) there, from time to time I also bought some computer or finance related books, such as Effective C++, My Life as a Quant, etc. One benefit of buying books at Borders (compared to Amazon) is getting the… Continue reading Buying books from Borders
Reading Time: < 1 minute I got it in email. The Seattle’s Best Coffee is opening stores in the Borders Creve Coeur and South county stores (it already opened in Borders Chesterfield and Brentwood). Here is the link for coupon. As you may know, Starbucks also started in Seattle in 1970s.