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

Dunkin' Brands Beats Earnings Expectations but Revenue Falls Shy

Dunkin' Brands Beats Earnings Expectations but Revenue Falls Shy

Dunkin' Brands beats second-quarter earnings expectations but revenue of $359.3 million misses forecasts.

Beyond Meat Tumbles After Secondary Offering Is Priced at $160/Share

Beyond Meat Tumbles After Secondary Offering Is Priced at $160/Share

A second offering of stock is priced substantially below Wednesday's closing price.

Why Silver Will Be a Better Bet Than Gold if the Precious Metals Rally Continues

Why Silver Will Be a Better Bet Than Gold if the Precious Metals Rally Continues

The white metal is far more volatile and that can be used as an advantage by savvy investors.

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.