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

Tesla Reportedly to Raise Prices on Its Cars Sold in China Amid Trade War

Tesla Reportedly to Raise Prices on Its Cars Sold in China Amid Trade War

Tesla will increase the prices of its cars sold in China starting Friday, a report says.

Pitney Bowes Rallies on Deal to Sell Software Business for $700 Million

Pitney Bowes Rallies on Deal to Sell Software Business for $700 Million

Shares of Pitney Bowes rally Monday after the company announces the sale of its software operation.

Starbucks to Offer New Cold Pumpkin Coffee Beverage on Fall Menu

Starbucks to Offer New Cold Pumpkin Coffee Beverage on Fall Menu

The new Pumpkin Cream Cold Brew will be cold-brewed coffee made with 'vanilla, topped with pumpkin cream cold foam and a dusting of pumpkin spice topping," according to Starbucks.

Hibbett Sports Up After Posting a Narrower-Than-Expected Loss, Lifting Guidance

Hibbett Sports Up After Posting a Narrower-Than-Expected Loss, Lifting Guidance

Hibbett Sports rises after reporting a narrower-than-expected second-quarter loss.

Intuit Rallies as Fourth-Quarter Loss Is Narrower Than Expected

Intuit Rallies as Fourth-Quarter Loss Is Narrower Than Expected

The financial software company posts better-than-expected results for its fiscal fourth quarter.

Gap Same-Store Sales Fall 4%, Old Navy Sales Drop More Than Expected

Gap Same-Store Sales Fall 4%, Old Navy Sales Drop More Than Expected

Same-store sales declined 4% in the second quarter, Gap says. Comparable sales at Old Navy fell 5%.

Toll Brothers Beats Earnings Estimates Despite a Drop in Orders; Stock Lower

Toll Brothers Beats Earnings Estimates Despite a Drop in Orders; Stock Lower

Adjusted gross margin in Toll's fiscal third quarter was 23.1% vs. 24.3% a year ago.

Tesla's Solar Division Under Fire for Roof Blazes at Walmart

Tesla's Solar Division Under Fire for Roof Blazes at Walmart

The news comes the same week that Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced a solar panel rental program that seemed designed to boost business at the division.

Kinder Morgan to Sell Part of Cochin Pipeline to Pembina Pipeline

Kinder Morgan to Sell Part of Cochin Pipeline to Pembina Pipeline

Kinder Morgan will sell the U.S. part of its Cochin pipeline to Pembina Pipeline.

Cree Slides After Issuing Weak First-Quarter Guidance

Cree Slides After Issuing Weak First-Quarter Guidance

Cree says it expects a loss of between 3 cents and 7 cents a share in its fiscal first quarter.