Weekend Reading: Dead Cat Bounce Edition

A dead cat bounce is a temporary resurgence in stock prices after a substantial fall. The phrase originated on Wall Street, derived from the idea that “even a dead cat will bounce if it falls from a great height.”  That’s what investors saw last week as stock markets rallied for three days before slumping again…

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Weekend Reading_ We Are Here For You Edition

My inbox has been flooded with emails from companies telling me “we are here for you” during these difficult times. Banks, credit card companies, airlines, restaurants, Galen Weston Jr., that retailer you bought a shirt from three years ago. They’re all here for you.  What does it mean? For some, it’s public relations and a…

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