J. William Carpenter

J. William Carpenter

William writes on business and finance, higher education and travel topics for online publications and business clients. Prior to his writing career, he worked as an economics instructor at Missouri State University campuses in Missouri and China. He holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in economics. Get in touch with William on Twitter.

  1. Financial Analysis

    The Top 5 Petrobras Shareholders (PBR)

    Take a look at the five largest shareholders of Petrobras stock, and learn more about how the Brazilian government has ultimate ...
  2. Financial Analysis

    This Central Bank Owns U.S. Equities Worth 20% of GDP

    Discover more about Swiss National Bank's holdings of financial assets, and look into its recent accumulation of foreign ...
  3. Credit, Loans & Mortgages

    3 Best Reward Credit Cards Without Annual Fees (C, BAC)

    Discover some of the top rewards credit cards on the market that have no annual fee, and learn how much you can potentially ...
  4. People

    4 Billionaires Who Graduated from MIT

    Discover several of the wealthiest business people to have graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and ...
  5. Mutual Funds

    BMO's Top 3 U.S. Dollar Mutual Funds (BMO, AAPL)

    Take a look at three U.S. dollar-denominated mutual funds from BMO Financial Group targeted at Canadian investors interested ...
  6. Stocks

    Walmart Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers (WMT)

    Learn about a handful of companies that generate revenue for Wal-Mart, including a gas station chain, a self-serve kiosk ...
  7. Small Business

    Yahoo Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers (YHOO)

    Read about a handful of technology companies that serve as key customers for advertising space on the Yahoo family of Web ...
  8. Stocks

    UPS Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers

    Learn about several companies that rely on United Parcel Service for domestic and international package delivery and logistics ...
  9. FA Relevant

    Marathon Asset Management: Investment Manager Highlight

    Read about the investment operations of Marathon Asset Management, a specialist in distressed and special-situation investing ...
  10. Stocks

    McDonald's Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers (MCD)

    Learn about a handful of important McDonald's customers, including several major franchisees operating in countries around ...
  11. Mutual Funds

    Value Mutual Funds: 3 Long-Term Portfolio Managers to Consider

    Learn about three long-tenured mutual fund managers working in the area of value equities, and discover more about their ...
  12. Stocks

    Nike Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers (NKE)

    Learn about a handful of the key international manufacturing companies that contract with Nike to manufacture its popular ...
  13. Stocks

    GM Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers

    Take a brief look at a handful of General Motors customers, including dealership groups in Canada, Australia and the United ...
  14. Stocks

    Chevron Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers (CVX)

    Learn about several utilities and other companies that serve as important customers for Chevron's natural gas and refined ...
  15. Stocks

    Nike Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers (NKE, CAL)

    Learn about a handful of important sporting goods retailers purchasing and selling Nike products in North America, Europe ...