Welcome to the 38th edition of The Weekly Bull Report.
Here’s a short list of content we found interesting and informative over the past 7 days…
💡 Interesting Articles & News:
- The chinese economy explained. 🔎
- Italy’s economy tipped into recession at the end of last year. 📉
The U.S. economy, well into its 10th year of growth, still has a spring in its step. And it’s all the more visible when set against a tiring global picture.
- The world’s largest “virtual battery plant” is now operating in the Arabian desert. 🔋
- Innovative AI breath analyzer diagnoses diseases “by smell”. 👃
MEDICINE & SCIENCE
- Emergency pet marijuana calls are up by 765%.
- Patients report that cannabis puts arthritis into remission, so the Arthritis Society funds the research to find out if it’s true.
Super Bowl 2019 - Average cost per ticket? $4,613 US. (IBR is picking New Orleans to win 27-20) 🏈
📈 Noteworthy Stocks & Assets:
💬 Quotes That Inspire Us:
🔠 Word Of The Week:
Peevish adj. Easily irritated, particularly by unimportant things.
Eg: “He was peevish around smokers.”
❔ Did You Know:
Fact: Guinness Book of Records holds the record for being the book most often stolen from Public Libraries. 📚
On this day in history: February 03, 2002 - the New England Patriots shock football fans everywhere by defeating the heavily favored St. Louis Rams, 20-17, to take home their first Super Bowl victory. 🏈🏆
👓 A Must Watch & Listen:
📚 Books We Are Reading:
- The Mastermind: Drugs. Empire. Murder. Betrayal.
- By Evan Ratliff
- The incredible true story of the decade-long quest to bring down Paul Le Roux—the creator of a frighteningly powerful Internet-enabled cartel who merged the ruthlessness of a drug lord with the technological savvy of a Silicon Valley entrepreneur.
Buy this book for yourself or as a gift here.
- From the Ground Up: A Journey to Reimagine the Promise of America
- By Howard Schultz
- Schultz’s story is a clear reminder that success is not achieved through individual determination alone, but through partnership and community.
Buy this book here.
👌 Feel Good Sunday:
🐦 One Liners:
- If we shouldn’t eat at night, why do they put a light in the fridge? 🍕🍰🍦
- Knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit. Wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad. 🍅
Our very best wishes for a brilliant upcoming week! 🤗📈
The IBR Team