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Why Pinterest boss Tim Kendall takes a daily ice bath

Why Pinterest boss Tim Kendall takes a daily ice bath

Technology
When you think of the giants of Silicon Valley, Pinterest may not immediately spring to mind. But with 200 million active users and a recent valuation of $ 12.3bn (£9bn), the platform that started out in 2012 as a quirky online scrapbook has quietly become a hot commodity for advertisers and investors alike. Perhaps that's why Pinterest president Tim Kendall chooses to keep his cool with a daily ice bath. And the BBC's Zoe Kleinman found out that's not his only unusual routine...Zoe Kleinman: Is it true that you have an ice bath every morning?Tim Kendall: I now have a freezer on my back deck that I put water into, and now I get into that because the bath with ice wasn't quite cold enough. So, it continues to escalate.It's like people having coffee in the morning. It's a slightly more extr
Validea Motley Fool Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 10/11/2017

Validea Motley Fool Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 10/11/2017

Finance
Shutterstock photoThe following are today's upgrades for Validea's Small-Cap Growth Investor model based on the published strategy of Motley Fool. This strategy looks for small cap growth stocks with solid fundamentals and strong price performance.REPUBLIC BANCORP, INC. KY ( RBCAA ) is a small-cap growth stock in the Regional Banks industry. The rating according to our strategy based on Motley Fool changed from 49% to 76% based on the firm's underlying fundamentals and the stock's valuation. A score of 80% or above typically indicates that the strategy has some interest in the stock and a score above 90% typically indicates strong interest.Company Description: Republic Bancorp, Inc. is a financial holding company of Republic Bank & Trust Company (the Bank) and Republic Insurance Ser...
Validea Peter Lynch Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 9/8/2017

Validea Peter Lynch Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 9/8/2017

Finance
Shutterstock photoThe following are today's upgrades for Validea's P/E/Growth Investor model based on the published strategy of Peter Lynch. This strategy looks for stocks trading at a reasonable price relative to earnings growth that also possess strong balance sheets.TORONTO-DOMINION BANK ( TD ) is a large-cap value stock in the Money Center Banks industry. The rating according to our strategy based on Peter Lynch changed from 0% to 81% based on the firm's underlying fundamentals and the stock's valuation. A score of 80% or above typically indicates that the strategy has some interest in the stock and a score above 90% typically indicates strong interest.Company Description: Toronto-Dominion Bank (the Bank) is a Canada-based bank, which operates in the North America. It is an online f...