We preview earnings season and discuss why we’re focused on the oil industry and social media stocks. Plus we dig into which companies really need a hit, and why we can’t wait to listen to the conference calls of Canadian National Railway, Whole Foods and Yahoo.
JP Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon is diagnosed with throat cancer. Though a full recovery is expected, it raises the question of Dimon’s eventual successor and the importance of all companies having a succession plan in place. Plus we discuss institutional investors’ reluctance to invest in Alibaba’s IPO and the business of farming.