Stark Tax Differences in Obama, Romney Budget Plans

Aug. 16 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Mike McKee dissects the budget plans of President Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, breaking down the differences on taxes and spending. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Surveillance."

Dividend Cuts Surpass 2008
57:39 - In 2015, equity investors looking for yield suffered death by 394 cuts. Last year, the number of dividend reductions far surpassed 2008, according to Bespoke Investment Group, citing data from Standard & Poor's. The ratcheting down of payouts to shareholders is a function of weak commodity prices, sluggish growth dampening corporate profits, and a tightening of credit conditions. Seneca Investment Managers Ltd CIO Peter Elston discusses with Bloomberg’s Manus Cranny and Anna Edwards on “Countdown.”
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