Becoming An Angel Without Wings: Exploring the Basics of a Popular Style of Investing

Becoming An Angel Without Wings: Exploring the Basics of a Popular Style of Investing

Angel investors are individuals that play the risky game of investing in startups and entrepreneurs. In the world of angel investing there is no guarantee that a company will return even a fraction of an investment. In order to receive a solid return on an angel investment portfolio, smart and sustainable decisions are key. Since these investments are at such an early stage, it’s important to understand that returns might not be seen for up to 7-10 years.

Do Donald Trump’s Tweets Increase Uncertainty in the US Economy?

Do Donald Trump’s Tweets Increase Uncertainty in the US Economy?

Regardless of your political standpoint, most people can agree that Donald Trump’s use of Twitter has been unconventional. The President’s personal account has become a public gateway into his personal and professional thoughts. All this news from Twitter is quickly digested and reflected in the financial markets, but how heavily does the stock market weigh information from the social media site? Has this new tactic of communication impacted uncertainty in the economy? I set out to answer these questions in my senior honors thesis, and hope to shed some light on the results of my analysis here.