• Johnson & Johnson to split into two companies

    Johnson & Johnson to split into two companies

    No word yet on how this will affect stockholders and the dividend. Johnson & Johnson JNJ 1.19% plans to break up into two companies, splitting off the $15-billion-a-year division that sells Band-Aid bandages, Tylenol medicines and Johnson’s Baby Powder in a shift indicating just how much healthcare has changed since the company helped pioneer the industry. The world’s largest health-products company by sales will […]

  • Price of oil continues to be a problem for the United States and President Biden

    Price of oil continues to be a problem for the United States and President Biden

    Rising oil prices have handed President Biden a dilemma at a politically precarious time. His administration’s ambitious agenda to stem global warming calls for a shift away from fossil fuels. Yet Mr. Biden is now urging the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries to increase production to ease shortages and lower prices. OPEC has so […]

  • Inflation hits 30 year high

    Inflation hits 30 year high

    Inflation seems to be less and less “transitory”. I still believe things will settle down into 2022 but this kind of news has a way of snowballing. With expectations goes the economy in many ways. U.S. inflation hit a three-decade high in October—rising at a 6.2% annual rate—as pandemic-related supply shortages and continued strength in […]

  • Oklahoma court overturned ruling against Johnson & Johnson

    Oklahoma court overturned ruling against Johnson & Johnson

    In its ruling Tuesday, the state Supreme Court took issue with the lower court’s application of the state’s public nuisance law, arguing it doesn’t cover the “manufacturing, marketing and the selling of prescription opioids.”  The lawsuit was the first trial in the nation that sought to hold the pharmaceutical industry accountable for widespread opioid addiction and overdoses. […]

  • No news is good news

    No news is good news

    https://media.blubrry.com/chasingtheyield/chasingtheyield.com/mp3/2021-11-08-CTY028.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:03 — 9.2MB) | EmbedSubscribe Android | Blubrry | Podchaser | Podcast Index | RSS | MoreChasing the Yield – November 08, 2021 Episode 28 Value 4 Value podcastingListen to this podcast on PodFriend News Teekay LNG Partners LP (TGP) announced they filed their proxy statement with […]

  • Penultimate month of 2021

    Penultimate month of 2021

    https://media.blubrry.com/chasingtheyield/chasingtheyield.com/mp3/2021-11-01-CTY027.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 26:02 — 19.6MB) | EmbedSubscribe Android | Blubrry | Podchaser | Podcast Index | RSS | MoreChasing the Yield – November 1, 2021 Episode 27 Value 4 Value podcastingListen to this podcast on PodFriend News Black Hills (BKH) marks 51st consecutive annual dividend increase – Chasing the […]