CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. (CX) Q3 2023 Earnings Call Transcript

CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:CX) Q3 2023 Earnings Conference Call October 26, 2023 10:00 AM ET Company Participants Lucy Rodriguez – Chief Communications Officer Fernando Gonzalez – CEO Maher Al-Haffar – CFO Conference Call Participants Carlos Peyrelongue – Bank of America Ben Theurer – Barclays Anne Milne – Bank of America Operator Good morning and…

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In An Uncertain World MINT Delivers

Andrii Yalanskyi Thesis While they might be boring, short term bond funds have delivered in 2023. We are experiencing yet another market correction, with analysts split on whether we are going to have a soft or hard landing next. In today’s environment retail investors are best served by doing simple things rather than try to…

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VICI: Fundamentally Strong Q3 Amid Worsening Sentiment

Wolterk/iStock Editorial via Getty Images VICI Properties (NYSE:VICI) announced third-quarter results that slightly exceeded expectations, as FFO amounted to $0.54, a $0.01 beat, and revenues totaled $904 million, a minor beat as well. It hasn’t been a good year for VICI shareholders, as rising long-term yields and higher interest rates are materially reducing the intrinsic…

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Globe Life Inc. (GL) Q3 2023 Earnings Call Transcript

Globe Life Inc. (NYSE:GL) Q3 2023 Earnings Conference Call October 26, 2023 11:00 AM ET Company Participants Stephen Mota – Senior Director, Investor Relations Frank Svoboda – Co-Chief Executive Officer Matt Darden – Co-Chief Executive Officer Tom Kalmbach – Chief Financial Officer Conference Call Participants Wes Carmichael – Wells Fargo Jimmy Bhullar – JPMorgan Wilma…

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Escalade, Incorporated (ESCA) Q3 2023 Earnings Call Transcript

Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA) Q3 2023 Earnings Conference Call October 26, 2023 11:00 AM ET Company Participants Patrick Griffin – Vice President, Corporate Development & Investor Relations Walter Glazer – Chief Executive Officer & President Stephen Wawrin – Chief Financial Officer Conference Call Participants Rommel Dionisio – Aegis Capital Operator Good morning, and welcome to the…

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Horizen Launches EON for Web 3.0 Developers on Mainnet

As an emerging solution, Horizen has highlighted that EON is open to partnerships and integration but only with firms and protocols that resonate with its core values. Fast-growing Layer-0 public blockchain Horizen has hit a major milestone with the mainnet launch of Horizen Ethereum Open Network (EON). Notably, Horizen EON is a smart contracting sidechain…

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Altria Group, Inc. (MO) Q3 2023 Earnings Call Transcript

Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) Q3 2023 Earnings Conference Call October 26, 2023 9:00 AM ET Company Participants Mac Livingston – Vice President, Investor Relations Billy Gifford – Chief Executive Officer Sal Mancuso – Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Conference Call Participants Pamela Kaufman – Morgan Stanley Bonnie Herzog – Goldman Sachs Andrei Condrea…

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Fidelity to Expand Presence in Europe after MiCA Implementation

The forthcoming MiCA regulation aims to introduce a uniform set of rules and guidelines for crypto assets that currently operate outside the scope of traditional financial regulations. Fidelity Investments, one of the leading asset management companies in the United States, plans to establish its presence in Europe through its crypto subsidiary Fidelity Digital Assets.  The…

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Getty Realty Corp (GTY) Q3 2023 Earnings Call Transcript

Getty Realty Corp (NYSE:GTY) Q3 2023 Earnings Conference Call October 26, 2023 8:30 AM ET Company Participants Joshua Dicker – Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary Christopher Constant – President and Chief Executive Officer Mark Olear – Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Brian Dickman – Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and…

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Ray Youssef: The Ray Narrative

This article is featured in Bitcoin Magazine’s “The Withdrawal Issue”. Click here to subscribe now. A PDF pamphlet of this article is available for download.  When I started out as an entrepreneur, I never thought armed men would one day barricade themselves in my office or that my staff would resign because they feared for…

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JPMorgan’s JPM Coin Achieves $1B Daily Transaction Milestone

Unlike traditional banking transactions, which usually operate only during business hours, the platform executes transactions at any given time of the day. JPM Coin, the blockchain-based payment platform developed by JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM), has successfully reached an impressive milestone of processing $1 billion worth of transactions daily. The company’s Global Head of Payments, Takis…

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Startek, Inc.: Unsophisticated Strategies (NYSE:SRT)

JHVEPhoto/iStock Editorial via Getty Images Introduction Startek, Inc. (NYSE:SRT) is an unattractive investment based on my view of its weak fundamental picture and uncompelling valuation. I wanted to perform a comprehensive analysis to give potential investors my take on why I will definitely not be buying shares. Significant issues include a horrible WAAC-to-ROIC ratio, stagnant…

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Ripple Partners with Uphold to Boost Cross-Border Crypto Payments

The collaboration with Uphold comes shortly after Ripple celebrated a recent triumph in its ongoing legal battle with the US SEC.  Blockchain payment infrastructure company Ripple has secured a new partnership with Uphold, a US-based crypto-focused financial firm known for providing innovative solutions to streamline business offerings. The new partnership, announced on October 24, will…

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Renesas Electronics Corporation (RNECF) Q3 2023 Earnings Call Transcript

Renesas Electronics Corporation (OTCPK:RNECF) Q3 2023 Earnings Conference Call October 26, 2023 2:30 AM ET Company Participants Hidetoshi Shibata – President and Chief Executive Officer Shuhei Shinkai – SVP and Chief Financial Officer Conference Call Participants Toru Sugiura – Daiwa Securities Daiki Takayama – Goldman Sachs Takero Fujiwara – Citigroup Masaya Yamasaki – Nomura Securities…

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Deutsche Bank and Standard Chartered Begin Testing UDPN

As blockchain technology continues to mature, Deutsche Bank and Standard Chartered’s initiative offers a promising vision of the financial world’s future. German banking giant Deutsche Bank (ETR: DBK) and Standard Chartered’s SC Ventures have begun testing the UDPN, a system that promises to ensure seamless communication and interoperability between various digital assets, stablecoins, and Central…

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Africa: The New Land Of The Free

I write this article as a resident of New York City, home of the Statue of Liberty, one of the most widely recognized symbols of America — the “land of the free”. But, when it comes to Bitcoin, I don’t feel so free as a New Yorker. New York State (NYS) is one of the…

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UniCredit’s Surge Is A Pipe Dream For Barclays

boggy22 By Breakingviews UniCredit (OTCPK:UNCRY)(OTCPK:UNCFF) and Barclays (BCS) have very little in common aside from a shared history as two of the lowest-valued European lenders. Along with Deutsche Bank (DB) and Société Générale (OTCPK:SCGLY), they’ve often traded at half or less of tangible net asset value. This year, however, the Italian group led by Andrea…

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Horse Racing Game NEOBRED Integrates with Avalanche for Superior Web3 Gaming Experience

Layer-1 blockchain Avalanche is known for its speed, low cost, scalability, and security. Blockchain horse racing game NEOBRED has announced that it is integrating with blockchain Avalanche to provide players with a superior gaming experience by leveraging the network’s speed and cost-effectiveness. A spokesperson from NEOBRED said of the integration: “We are excited to integrate…

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LayerZero Unlocks Cross-Chain wstETH Mobility across Ethereum, Avalanche, BNB Chain, Scroll

By bridging wstETH to other chains, LayerZero is aiming to unlock new opportunities and use cases for the token within those ecosystems. Blockchain interoperability protocol LayerZero has introduced a new capability to transfer wrapped staked Ethereum (wstETH) across multiple blockchain networks. This new functionality aims to enhance the portability and accessibility of the popular staked…

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STMicroelectronics N.V. (STM) Q3 2023 Earnings Call Transcript

STMicroelectronics N.V. (NYSE:STM) Q3 2023 Results Conference Call October 26, 2023 3:30 AM ET Company Participants Celine Berthier – Head of Investor Relations Jean-Marc Chery – President and Chief Executive Officer Lorenzo Grandi – Chief Financial Officer Marco Cassis – President of Analog, MEMS and Sensors Group and Head of STMicroelectronics’ Strategy, System Research and…

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Shell to Lay Off 200 Employees in Its Clean Energy Unit

As many as 1,300 employees are working under Shell’s Low Carbon Solutions (LCS) division. A total of 90,000 people are employed by Shell Group in 70 countries. Massive layoffs taking place in the tech industry in 2022 and 2023 have extended to other fields. Recently, oil and gas giant Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE: SHEL), commonly known as Shell, announced…

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What To Expect From Nike Stock In 2024 (NYSE:NKE)

FG Trade Latin/E+ via Getty Images Nike (NYSE:NKE) is one of the key players in the global sportswear market, headquartered in Beaverton. Thesis We highlight two main theses that help maintain interest in Nike and two risks that discourage more conservative financial market participants from adding it to their investment portfolio. Despite rising inflation and…

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Hashdex Holds Talks with SEC Over Bitcoin ETF Proposal

Hashdex’s proposed ETF stands out from existing cryptocurrency-related ETFs due to its unique approach, which is the purchase of physical Bitcoin. Brazilian crypto asset manager, Hashdex recently held extensive discussions with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its proposal to launch an Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF) designed to purchase physical Bitcoin (BTC). Hashdex Offers Strong…

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