Simon Constable

Simon Constable | Author | Broadcaster | Journalist | Commentator | Speaker

He has written for The Wall Street Journal, TheStreet.com, the New York Post, the New York Sun, Barron's and the South China Morning Post. He is a fellow at the Johns Hopkins Institute for Applied Economics, Global Health and the Study of Business Enterprise.

Constable holds an MBA from the Darden School at the University of Virginia. He also worked on Wall Street as an adviser to top management and as a consultant to some of America's most prestigious companies.

His first book, The WSJ Guide to the 50 Economic Indicators that Really Matter, which he coauthored with Robert E. Wright, was an economics category winner in the 2012 Small Business Book Awards at Small Business Trends.

Recent Articles By The Author

Harley-Davidson Races Past Expectations but Motorcycle Sales Remain Sluggish

Harley-Davidson Races Past Expectations but Motorcycle Sales Remain Sluggish

Unit sales of motorcycles fall more than 8% worldwide in the second quarter from a year earlier.

Stanley Black & Decker Smashes Earnings Expectations

Stanley Black & Decker Smashes Earnings Expectations

Improved sales and reduced overhead helped boost operating margins at the tools maker.

Toymaker Hasbro Wins Big in Second Quarter, Crushes Estimates

Toymaker Hasbro Wins Big in Second Quarter, Crushes Estimates

Hasbro beats earnings estimates in the second quarter on the back of strength in North America.

UBS Profit Rises Slightly but Hampered by Wealth Management, Investment Banking

UBS Profit Rises Slightly but Hampered by Wealth Management, Investment Banking

The Swiss bank says operating income in the second quarter fell at its wealth management and investment banking divisions.

Cal-Maine Foods Gets Scrambled as Earnings Fall on Oversupply of Eggs

Cal-Maine Foods Gets Scrambled as Earnings Fall on Oversupply of Eggs

The falling price of eggs more than offsets increased unit sales.

Crunch Time for U.S. Firms Wanting to Restart Sales to Huawei

Crunch Time for U.S. Firms Wanting to Restart Sales to Huawei

A White House tech summit could result in approval of sales licenses to the giant Asian telecom company following restrictions imposed in May.

Disney Rules the Box Office With Roar of 'The Lion King' and 'Avengers: Endgame'

Disney Rules the Box Office With Roar of 'The Lion King' and 'Avengers: Endgame'

In its debut weekend, 'The Lion King' took in $185 million of theater receipts, easily beating estimates.

Why the Gold Rally Is Set to Run

Why the Gold Rally Is Set to Run

A confluence of factors is leading to a rally in gold prices that could last for several years.

Now Is The Time to Buy Small-Cap Gold Stocks

Now Is The Time to Buy Small-Cap Gold Stocks

Smaller firms tend to benefit disproportionately from a rally in bullion prices.

How to Profit as Plant-Based Meat Takes Off

How to Profit as Plant-Based Meat Takes Off

Look further down the literal food chain than Beyond Meat and Impossible Burger. And also, here's one stock to potentially avoid.