Tag Archives: breakingviews

word: penurious


Definition: (adjective) Unwilling to spend money; stingy.
Synonyms: parsimonious
Usage: When solicited for a donation, the penurious man began to extend a nickel, but, thinking twice, withdrew it. Discuss.

Breakingviews: Obamacare’s M&A booster (2:15) (from Reuter): The only people to loose are the one who are insured through employment?

Breakingviews: Obamacare’s M&A booster (2:15) 

Antony Currie and Rob Cyran discuss how the president’s Supreme Court victory is giving an adrenalin shot to racy healthcare deals like WellPoint’s $4.5 bln takeover of Amerigroup.   More…