John Whitefoot

John Whitefoot is an editor at Lombardi Financial, specializing in low-priced investment opportunities. John has been a financial writer since the late 1990s and has written on everything from penny stocks to blue chip stocks to the broader issues that affect the stock market. John has profiled more than 1,000 low-priced stocks, researching and covering numerous sectors including health care, media, manufacturing, IT, education, hospitality, natural resources, and retail. As an editor at Lombardi Financial, John has enhanced his understanding of economics, turning his attention to individual stocks and other investing opportunities. John is primarily a fundamental analyst. His focus is on “off-the-radar” situations with big upside potential for the individual investor. Outside of his professional life, John stays active through tennis and sailing. He also enjoys collecting antiquarian books and art. You can contact John at j.whitefoot@americaclosed.com

Wal-Mart Home Office Layoffs: Amazon Effect Leads to Job Cuts Across Marketing, HR & Other Divisions

Wal-Mart Home Office Layoffs

Not even Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT), the world’s largest retailer, is immune to the “Amazon effect.” Wal-Mart home office layoffs are occurring in Bentonville, Arkansas, trimming jobs in its global business, finance, human resource, merchandise, real estate, and technology divisions. What’s more, Wal-Mart is cutting as many as 1,000 jobs in 2018 and 2019 in (more…)

National Geographic Partners Trims Workforce, Announces Layoffs

National Geographic Partners Layoffs

National Geographic Partners, the name behind National Geographic magazine and the cable networks, has laid off around a dozen employees, or one percent of its workforce. The company did not say which area the layoffs came from. In a prepared statement, National Geographic Partners said, “As we align our U.S. business with our growth objectives (more…)