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

Massachusetts Hits Wynn Resorts With $35 Million Fine

Massachusetts Hits Wynn Resorts With $35 Million Fine

CEO Matt Maddox also receives a rebuke, but the company will get to keep its gaming license in Massachusetts.

Gardner Denver Confirms It Will Combine With Ingersoll-Rand Division

Gardner Denver Confirms It Will Combine With Ingersoll-Rand Division

The cash-and-stock deal, which is expected to be tax free, is also 'expected to generate significant value for both Ingersoll-Rand and Gardner Denver shareholders.

WageWorks Jumps After Receiving Unsolicited Bid From HealthEquity

WageWorks Jumps After Receiving Unsolicited Bid From HealthEquity

WageWorks says it will 'carefully review the proposal.'

Eli Lilly Reports Better-Than-Expected Earnings but Shares Decline

Eli Lilly Reports Better-Than-Expected Earnings but Shares Decline

The company expects fiscal-year adjusted earnings of $5.60 to $5.70 a share.

Gardner Denver to Merge With a Division of Ingersoll-Rand - Report

Gardner Denver to Merge With a Division of Ingersoll-Rand - Report

Gardner Denver could announce this week a deal to merge with a division of Ingersoll-Rand, a report says.

Why France's Total Is a Much Better Oil Play Than Exxon Mobil

Why France's Total Is a Much Better Oil Play Than Exxon Mobil

Both valuation metrics and risk factors favor the French oil giant over the U.S. one.

Restaurant Brands International Misses Earnings Expectations

Restaurant Brands International Misses Earnings Expectations

Adjusted earnings for the parent company of Burger King, Popeyes and Tim Hortons miss estimates.

Anadarko to Begin Deal Negotiations With Occidental Petroleum - Report

Anadarko to Begin Deal Negotiations With Occidental Petroleum - Report

Anadarko has decided to start talks to sell itself to Occidental Petroleum, a report says.

Why Wooing Gen Z Investors Could Be the Key to Lifting Oil Stocks

Why Wooing Gen Z Investors Could Be the Key to Lifting Oil Stocks

Not even one in five of 18 to 24 year-olds would consider buying energy stocks. Dividends and more eco-friendly energy are needed to draw these young investors into this sector of the market.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Tumbles After Disappointing Results

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Tumbles After Disappointing Results

J.B. Hunt Transportation Services falls after first-quarter earnings and revenue miss analysts' forecasts.