While some countries, like those in the European Union, are required to label GMOs, the bioengineered crops won't be labeled in the US until 2022.
Legendary investor Jeremy Grantham talked about everything from Tesla to his tie collection in a wide-ranging interview with Morningstar.
GMO owned 37,700 shares in the video-games retailer, but cashed them in a few years ago. They would be worth a lot more today.
"I sympathize completely with these people out there enjoying this bubble, but they've always ended very badly and I have no doubt this one will too."
Jeremy Grantham said Joe Biden’s $US1.9 trillion stimulus plan would further inflate the stock-market bubble. The veteran investor and GMO cofounder also touched on SPACs, Tesla, and Bitcoin in the Bloomberg interview. Here are Grantham’s 28 best quotes from the discussion. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Legendary investor […]
British investor Jeremy Grantham reflected on the dot-com bubble, trumpeted green investments, and criticised Americans’ response to the pandemic in a RealVision interview released on Monday. The chief investment strategist of asset-manager GMO also praised Pfizer’s partner BioNTech and Moderna for developing extremely effective COVID-19 vaccines in record time. Scroll […]
Legendary investor Jeremy Grantham told CNBC on Thursday he’s more convinced than ever of a bubble in the stock market. “The more spectacular the rise and the longer it goes, the more certainty one can have that you’re in the ‘Real McCoy’ bubble,” the cofounder and chief investment strategist of […]
Impossible Foods, the Silicon Valley startup that makes a veggie burger that tastes like the real thing, is getting ready to roll out the Impossible Whopper nationwide. To do it, the company has had to significantly change the recipe for its “bleeding” Impossible Burger. One of the new ingredients is […]
The world’s chocolate supply is being threatened by disease and climate change. By 2050, the cacao seeds used to make chocolate could be extinct. A coalition of 1,600 farmers recently released a line of chocolate bars that promote GMOs as a way to produce more chocolate – and keep the […]
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that food companies will have until 2022 to label their GMO crops. The decision follows a longtime battle between food companies and consumer groups, who argue that USDA regulations make it possible to mislead the public. Critics are also concerned that companies aren’t […]
A jury recently ordered Monsanto to pay $US289 million in damages to a plaintiff who alleged that his cancer was the result of using Roundup, the company’s popular herbicide. On Wednesday, a California judge cut that amount to $US49 million. Neither the original trial nor the latest finding mean that […]
A jury recently ordered Monsanto to pay $US289 million in damages to a plaintiff who alleged that his cancer was the result of using Roundup, the company’s popular herbicide. However, the trial outcome does not mean that glyphosate – the active ingredient in Roundup – causes cancer. Instead, the jury’s […]
The Impossible Burger is a plant-based patty made by Silicon Valley startup Impossible Foods with backing from Bill Gates. The burger is available across the US, most recently in White Castle burger chains. Environmentalists and journalists are taking issue with the burger’s safety because of a key ingredient called heme, […]
The German drugmaker and chemical company Bayer has finalised a $US66 billion blockbuster deal to gobble up the agricultural behemoth Monsanto. On Monday, Bayer said it would drop Monsanto’s 117-year-old title. The name drop appears to be part of a strategic move geared at distancing the colossal new company from […]
Foods edited with gene-editing tool Crispr won’t be regulated as GMOs because of a law from the US Department of Agriculture that’s been in the works since September 2016. In a statement issued last week, the USDA said that it had no plans to regulate crops “that could otherwise have […]
In a move aimed at securing its future, Monsanto has invested $US125 million in a gene-editing startup called Pairwise. The alliance could tee up Monsanto, long known for its controversial dealings with farmers and its role in popularising genetically modified organisms, to introduce some of the first produce made using […]
In a Reddit “Ask Me Anything” thread on Tuesday, Bill Gates called genetically modified organisms “perfectly healthy.” Gates also said he saw the breeding technique as an important tool in the fight to end world hunger and malnutrition. Though it may seem controversial, Gates’ stance is in line with that […]