Investors Coming Back to Liquid Gold Irish Whiskey

THE Irish whiskey industry is on the up, with the number of distilleries across the island hitting a 120-high last year and sales expected to grow to 14 million cases this year. It is also gaining global recognition, with an Irish whiskey winning the highly coveted accolade of the world’s best single malt. The comeback…

Investors who paid attention to GE accounting saw trouble coming

General Electric Co.’s decline over the last year feels, to paraphrase Hemingway, like it came slowly and then all at once, but investors who were paying attention to its financial reporting over the years shouldn’t have been surprised. MarketWatch has reported on issues with GE’s GE, +0.04% accounting for years, highlighting practices that we deemed…