A designer’s guide to creating effective dashboards

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Sprint: Did you know we have an online conference about product design coming up? SPRINT will cover how designers and product owners can stay ahead of the curve in these unprecedented times.

Dashboards are a unique and powerful way to present data-based intelligence using data visualization techniques that display relevant, actionable data as well as track stats and key performance indicators (KPIs). Dashboards should present this data in a quick, easy-to-scan format with the most relevant information understandable at a glance.

The term was born from the traditional automobile dashboard, and they have evolved to serve the same function in the digital world. In his book, Stephen Few put it best:

A dashboard is a visual display of the most important information needed to achieve one or more objectives; consolidated and arranged on a single screen so the information can be monitored at a glance.

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Edited Transcript of TA.OQ earnings conference call or presentation 25-Feb-20 3:00pm GMT

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Mar 6, 2020 (Thomson StreetEvents) — Edited Transcript of Travelcenters of America Inc earnings conference call or presentation Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 3:00:00pm GMT

* Barry A. Richards

TravelCenters of America Inc. – President

* Jonathan M. Pertchik

TravelCenters of America Inc. – CEO, MD & Director

TravelCenters of America Inc. – Director of IR

B. Riley FBR, Inc., Research Division – Analyst

Good morning, and welcome to the TravelCenters of America, Inc. Fourth Quarter 2019 Financial Results Conference Call. (Operator Instructions)

Please note, this event is being recorded. I would now like to turn the conference over to Kristin Brown, Director of Investor Relations. Please go ahead.

Kristin Brown, TravelCenters of America Inc. – Director of IR [2]

Thank you. Good morning, everyone. We’ll begin today’s call with remarks from TA’s Chief Executive Officer, Jon Pertchik; followed by Chief Operating Officer, Barry Richards; and Chief Financial Officer, Bill … Read More

7 Upgraded Stocks to Buy in April

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There are pockets of opportunity.

It’s been a chaotic month in the stock market. But while most investors’ portfolios are hurting, analysts have been identifying pockets of long-term opportunity amid the market carnage. Following an unprecedented $2 trillion stimulus package, investors and analysts are feeling a bit more optimistic. Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said last week he anticipates a “sharp, short” recession and a “fairly quick rebound.” Here are seven of CFRA’s most recent stock upgrades to buy on the dip.

Coca-Cola Co. (ticker: KO)

Global soda giant Coca-Cola is a classic blue-chip defensive stock to buy during times of market uncertainty. Analyst Garrett Nelson recently upgraded Coca-Cola and says the stock’s attractive valuation, strong balance sheet, stable earnings and low beta make it a no-brainer for defensive, long-term investors. Nelson says Coca-Cola’s appealing cash flow and capital returns, including its 3.8% dividend, are especially attractive to

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Edited Transcript of MTD earnings conference call or presentation 7-May-20 9:00pm GMT

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Columbus May 8, 2020 (Thomson StreetEvents) — Edited Transcript of Mettler-Toledo International Inc earnings conference call or presentation Thursday, May 7, 2020 at 9:00:00pm GMT

* Mary T. Finnegan

Mettler-Toledo International Inc. – Head of IR & Treasurer

* Olivier A. Filliol

Mettler-Toledo International Inc. – President, CEO & Director

* Shawn P. Vadala

Mettler-Toledo International Inc. – CFO

* Tycho W. Peterson

Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the First Quarter 2020 Mettler-Toledo International Earnings Conference Call. My name is George, and I will be your audio operator for today. (Operator Instructions)

I would now like to hand the conference over to your hostess for today, Ms. Mary Finnegan.

Thank you, and good evening, everyone. I’m Mary Finnegan, responsible for Investor Relations at Mettler-Toledo and happy that you’re joining us this evening. I am on the call today with Olivier Filliol, our CEO; and Shawn Vadala, our … Read More