Having pooled its steel assets with rival Tata, the German industrial group plans a further strategy shift. Just as well: margins even in the non-steel bits lag peers. The question is how far CEO Heinrich Hiesinger can follow the vogue for dismantling big, unwieldy conglomerates.
During the 2016 campaign, Donald Trump suggested the United States revisit the gold standard. So did his rivals Ted Cruz, Rand Paul and Ben Carson. Why are Americans so obsessed with the precious metal, both as a store of value and an investment? James Ledbetter swings by Times Square to discuss his new book, "One Nation Under Gold."