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Last minute Halloween costumes for investment bankers

Have to go to a Halloween party straight from the office? Here are some last minute costume ideas. Didn’t have time to plan a Halloween costume and now have to dash from the office straight to the party, grab…

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What's trending this month?

Metric vs. benchmark indexes over time, periodic small multiples vs. comps, and market return contribution from multiple and earnings charts are trending. Pellucid’s content library is designed specifically f…

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What’s trending this month?

Metric vs. comps index with relative value bars, cumulative market returns vs. benchmark indexes, and metric over time with histogram charts Pellucid’s content library is designed specifically for investment…

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Ranking iconic musicians

We compare the singles, popularity and continual cultural impact of some of the most iconic musicians of the past 50 years. Despite passing away forty years ago this month, Elvis Presley is still one of the m…

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What’s trending this month?

Metric charts, valuaiton overview book and benchmarking linked metrics are trending pitchbook content this month at Pellucid. Pellucid’s content library is designed specifically for investment bankers and oth…

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Which is the best meal kit delivery service?

There are many meal kit delivery services to choose from. For the uninitiated, which package of pre-cut ingredients is worth a try? U.S. meal kit delivery services have collectively raised more than $650 mill…

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What’s trending this month?

Grouped comps bubbles, analyst recommendations, and periodic metric charts are trending this month at Pellucid. Pellucid’s content library is designed specifically for investment bankers and other strategic a…

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What’s trending this month?

Analyst ratings overview, cross sectional histogram, and periodic metric pitchbook charts are trending this month at Pellucid. Pellucid’s content library is designed specifically for investment bankers and st…

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Ranking the James Beard NYC restaurant shortlist

Le Coucou won the James Beard award for "Best New Restaurant." How does it compare to other NYC restaurants? Le Coucou just won the James Beard award for "Best New Restaurant." In a city renowned for its food…

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What pitchbook content was trending in April?

Benchmarking metric pages, share price vs. comps and analyst recommendations are trending at Pellucid Pellucid’s content library is designed specifically for investment bankers and strategic advisors. It’s fi…

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What pitchbook content was trending in March?

Visualizing differences, benchmarking arrow chart, and valuation page were trending content items in March. Pellucid’s content library is designed specifically for investment bankers and strategic advisors. I…

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Who is the most impressive on Twitter?

Since the first tweet over ten years ago, who dominates the platform today? We rank followers, tweets, sentiment, reach and more. Eleven years ago this week, the first tweet was sent. Since then, Twitter has…

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What pitchbook content was trending in February?

Comps ranking with summary table, Comps index with intensity bars, and Grouped comps bubble charts. Pellucid’s content library is designed specifically for investment bankers and strategic advisors. It’s fill…

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What pitchbook content was trending in January?

Comps scatter, cumulative market returns, and horizontal benchmarking charts were trending at Pellucid. Pellucid’s content library is designed specifically for investment bankers and strategic advisors. It’s…

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The 2016 fiction book you should read

Comparing last year's most critically well-received books to one of the year's bestsellers, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. A December ritual is the publication of “best of” lists (we wrote one, too!). Han…

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What pitchbook content is trending at Pellucid?

Share price chart with future uncertainty fan, marginal histograms, and grouped comps bubbles Pellucid’s content library is designed specifically for investment bankers and strategic advisors. It’s filled wit…

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Is the Empire Strikes Back still the best Star Wars movie?

An update to last year's Star Wars ranking chart, this year, including lightsaber battles. To mark last year’s release of Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens, we ranked each Star Wars movie to see which…

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What pitchbook content is trending at Pellucid?

Trending pitchbook content: Cumulative market returns, Comps ranking, and Metric vs. comps over time. Pellucid’s content library is designed specifically for investment bankers and strategic advisors. It’s fi…

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Ranking Chart: Who is the best horror movie villain?

Which movie franchise can claim the best villain? We rank body count, weapon, scariness and more. For horror movies, everything rests on the depravity of the villain. From centuries-old demons, to psychopathi…

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Pellucid Book Club: Originals: How nonconformists move the world

Before a meeting, you should imagine everything could go completely wrong. How the Pellucid Book Club works: Each month two books are nominated. A vote is taken on which to read and a few weeks later we get t…

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Does the September poll leader usually win the presidential election?

How often does September's poll leader become the next White House resident? It's just over 40 days until the presidential election. Awareness of the two candidates is reaching its peak (as is media saturatio…

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What pitchbook content is trending at Pellucid in September?

Pellucid's library is filled with content specifically for pitchbooks. The three charts that were trending in September. Pellucid’s content library is designed specifically for investment bankers and strategi…

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Ranking Chart: SNL cast members

There have been over 140 Saturday Night Live cast members. 16 have appeared in eight or more seasons. Who are they and how do they compare? Saturday Night Live will soon begin its 42nd season. Iconic for its…

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What pitchbook content is trending at Pellucid in August?

Pellucid's content library is filled with content for pitchbooks and analysis. Here's what was popular in August. Pellucid’s content library is designed specifically for investment bankers and strategic advis…

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Pellucid book club: The Design of Everyday Things

How "signifiers" and "affordances" can help investment bankers guide their audience to different conclusions. How the Pellucid Book Club works: Each month two books are nominated. A vote is taken on which to…

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Ranking Chart: Brooklyn neighborhoods

The L train's closure will cut off easy access to Williamsburg. Where should you go instead? In 2019, New York City’s L subway line will be closed for 18 months for repairs, effectively cutting off easy acce…

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What pitchbook content is trending at Pellucid?

Trending pitchbook content: analyst recommendations, share price performance, and benchmarking. From pitchbook essentials to advanced data visualizations, Pellucid's content library is designed to help banke…

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Ranking Chart: The 13 Original Colonies

Since the first Independence Day almost a quarter of a century ago, how have the original 13 colonies changed? Ranked for population, size, and more. After some boundary adjustment and name updates, the 13 or…

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Ranking Chart: Movie reboots

How do movie reboots from 2015, 2016, and 2017 compare to the original version? Ranking actual and predicted success. Next month the new Ghostbusters movie, the latest in a string of remakes, reboots, and lon…

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How have commencement addresses changed?

We chart the industries of commencement speakers over time to see how they have changed. Over the coming weeks, nearly two million students will graduate from college. Integral to the celebration is a commenc…

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Ranking Chart: The best city for investment bankers

When you actually get to leave the office, which is the best finance city to live in? New York vs. London? Beijing vs. Hong Kong? Zurich vs. Frankfurt? Each city has its own unique appeal for bankers, with op…

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What is the most productive month of the year?

Looking at box office stats, Facebook traffic, and Google searches to see when we are at our most productive. We’re about five weeks into 2016. The holiday lethargy has been shaken off, school summer vacation…

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Ranking Chart: Performance of oldest companies listed on NYSE

We rank the performance of some of the oldest companies listed on NYSE. At this week's World Economic Forum, corporate, political, and cultural leaders will be talking about the Fourth Industrial Revolution…

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At which U.S. airport are you most likely to get stuck?

We ranked 13 U.S. airports by traffic, snow, and average delays to see which is most likely to give the winter woes. Traveling over the holidays is a well-documented nightmare. Bad weather and over-booked f…

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Rankings Chart: Which is the best Star Wars movie?

The first six movies ranked by ratings, box office, and awards to see which could be called "the best." A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away… It is a period of anticipation. A new Star Wars movie, the se…

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