Good morning. Today's Smart Brevity count is: 1,248 words, < 5 minutes.
Situational awareness: "Shares in Saudi state oil giant Aramco will start trading on the Middle Eastern country’s stock exchange on Dec. 11, television news channel Al Arabiya reported, without identifying the source for the information," per Bloomberg.
- Quick take: It's a big deal if it happens, but the IPO has been delayed repeatedly, so take this with a grain of salt.
Plus, this week marks 25 years since the late Tom Petty released the beautiful album "Wildflowers," which provides today's intro tune...