Jay Ritter

Trump Media lost more than $300 million last quarter on very little revenue

Trump Media & Technology Group lost more than $300 million during the first quarter and generated very little revenue, the owner of Truth Social announced in a press release Monday. Experts like Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter have said the price tag on Trump Media stock defies logic given the company’s financial results and small footprint in social media. Read Ritter’s insights in this story from CNN. 

  • Trump Media & Technology Group lost more than $300 million during the first quarter and generated very little revenue, the owner of Truth Social announced in a press release Monday. Experts like Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter have said the price tag on Trump Media stock defies logic given the company’s financial results and small footprint in social media.

    Jay Ritter

    Trump Media lost more than $300 million last quarter on very little revenue

    CNN
  • The 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games will take place from July 26 to August 11 in Paris and will be the largest event ever organized in France, according to the International Olympic Committee. With event organizers anticipating a $7.3B economic benefit to the region, Instructional Associate Professor Amanda Phalin and other UF experts share expertise and context on how this global event affects the economy and tourism of an Olympics host city.

    Amanda Phalin

    UF experts weigh in on Olympics economy and tourism

    UF News
  • The Public Utility Research Center’s Mark Jamison, Director and Gunter Professor, and Ted Kury, Director of Energy Studies, share their insights with the Tampa Bay Times on how an isolated pole fire cause potentially thousands in Pinellas and Manatee counties to lose internet — and for some AT&T customers, data and cell phone service.

    Mark Jamison and Ted Kury

    A pole fire caused a mass Tampa Bay internet outage, company says. Is it a warning?

    Tampa Bay Times
  • Md Mahmudul Hasan, Ph.D., assistant professor in the UF College of Pharmacy and UF Warrington College of Business department of information systems and operations management, and his research team have developed a system designed to identify patients at high risk of discontinuing buprenorphine treatment for opioid use disorder. An FDA-approved prescription drug, buprenorphine is one of three commercially available treatments for opioid use disorder proven to be effective in treating both pain and addiction.

     

    Md Mahmudul Hasan

    UF study uses machine learning to predict opioid use disorder treatment interruptions

    UF College of Pharmacy
  • Experts have likened Trump Media & Technology Group’s trading to a meme stock, given the prices seem to be driven more by popular support rather than the business’s financial success or outlook. Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter explains that many meme stock investors work against short selling, a strategy that involves selling shares in the hopes the price will drop, then buying them back at a lower price and locking in a profit.

    Jay Ritter

    GameStop, AMC stock booming after Roaring Kitty's return. Will Trump Media stock follow?

    USA Today
David Weber

Award-winning dissertation reveals that women commit embezzlement more than men

Contrary to prior belief, women commit more embezzlement in the workplace than men. Dr. David P. Weber (DBA ’23) made this discovery in his dissertation for candidacy in the University of Florida Warrington College of Business Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program, and recently received the American Accounting Association’s Timothy Pearson Best Dissertation award in recognition of his work. Using data from the United States federal court system filed between 2007

GSIF students present at their annual board meeting.

GSIF continues strong growth

The Gator Student Investment Fund (GSIF) had another strong year that saw the fund increase and students grow deeper in their investment knowledge. GSIF is a student-managed investment fund that gives members a realistic asset management experience. As of April 2024, the value of the fund sat at $1,245,747. In May 2023, the fund was worth $1,108,100. The fund also gives annual donations to the Warrington College of Business and

Large brick building with students standing in front. UF Warrington College of Business logo overlaid on top of image.

10 University of Florida business graduate programs ranked among the best in the nation by Eduniversal

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida Warrington College of Business proudly shares the latest rankings of several of its graduate business degree programs as some of the best in the United States according to a trusted international publication. On the 2024 Eduniversal Best Masters and MBA Rankings, seven Warrington degree programs have been named among the top 15 programs in the nation, with four programs in the national top