Stock Buybacks Drop May Mean More Market Volatility

Companies aren’t opening their wallets as wide as they used to for stock buybacks. They reined in buybacks in the first quarter of 2019, according to a Fortune analysis of data from the S&P Dow Jones Indices. The amount put into repurchasing shares was $205.8 billion, a 7.7% drop from the $223.0 billion spent in […]

Why Bob Iger Deserves His $66 Million Pay Package

Ahead of the Walt Disney Company’s expected quarterly earnings report next week, Abigail Disney, the granddaughter of company co-founder Roy Disney, wrote a Washington Post piece titled: “It’s time to call out Disney–and anyone else rich off their workers’ backs.” In it, she calls out the “naked indecency of chief executive Robert Iger’s pay,” which […]