Investopedia writers come from a wide variety of financial backgrounds. While we encourage all authors to provide their bios we do not list the backgrounds of certain authors because we believe this anonymity allows the author to provide his or her viewpoint unencumbered by the perceptions of others.

If your investing prowess and passion for finance is matched only by your exceptional writing abilities, we'd like to meet you. Apply now to become a writer for Investopedia and help educate the world about finance.

  • Showing 1-15 of 6,847 items
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • ...
  • 457
  • >>
  1. Savings

    Explaining Term Deposits

    A term deposit (more often called a certificate of deposit or CD) is a deposit account that is made for a specific period of time.
  2. Economics

    What is a Resident Alien?

    A resident alien is a foreigner who is a permanent resident of the country in which he or she resides but does not have citizenship.
  3. Investing Basics

    Understanding Related-Party Transactions

    In business, a related-party transaction refers to a transaction where parties on both sides have a common interest or relationship.
  4. Economics

    Explaining Protectionism

    Protectionism is government measures that limit imports into a country to protect commerce within that country against foreign competition.
  5. Economics

    Understanding Organizational Behavior

    Organizational behavior is the study of how humans interact in group environments.
  6. Economics

    What is a Leasehold Improvement?

    A leasehold improvement is an alteration made to a rented space that customizes the space for the tenant.
  7. Stock Analysis

    Celgene's $1 Billion Deal to Fight Cancer

    Wall Street analysts are weighing today on Celgene Corporation after the pharmaceutical giant announced a 10-year broad collaboration with Juno Therapeutics Inc to develop treatments that harness the immune ...
  8. Stock Analysis

    The Fall of the Chinese Stock Exchange and its Impact on ...

    Chinese stocks have been dropping recently and finally fell into bear-market territory on June 29, closing down 3.3%. The Shanghai composite has fallen over 21% so far from recent highs over the past two ...
  9. Stock Analysis

    Obamacare Affirmed - What's the Investing Impact?

    President Obama’s Affordable Care Act, or ACA, has been on quite a ride through the courts. However, it looks like that ride came to an end last week as the Supreme Court affirmed the legality and constitutionality ...
  10. Stock Analysis

    Sarepta Therapeutics One Step Closer to Drug Approval

    Analysts are optimistic about the future of Sarepta as the biotechnology company submits a New Drug Application the FDA.
  11. Stock Analysis

    Lions Gate to Bring Iconic Game to the Big Screen

    Board games are about to become serious movie business. On Wednesday, Lions Gate (NYSE: LGF) announced a deal with toymaker Hasbro (NASDAQ: HAS) to bring Monopoly to the big screen. Award-winning director ...
  12. Stock Analysis

    Intel Looks Ahead, Shakes Up Management Team

    As fans of Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) know, CEO Brian Krzanich and team are in the midst of a significant transition. Intel's reliance on the PC market is becoming a thing of the past. As the first quarter ...
  13. Stock Analysis

    Sprint Becomes a Major U.S. Retailer

    Sprint (NYSE: S) has decided to bank on convenience and customer service as it attempts to hold on to customers in order to remain the No. 3 wireless carrier in the United States. As part of that play, ...
  14. Stock Analysis

    Why Cisco Bought OpenDNS for $635 Million

    Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) recently agreed to buy network security firm OpenDNS for $635 million in cash. OpenDNS hosts a cloud computing security suite called Umbrella, which shields enterprise customers from ...
  15. Stock Analysis

    Dunkin' Beats Starbucks in Customer Satisfaction

    Dunkin' Donuts (NASDAQ: DNKN) and Starbucks (NASDAQ: SBUX) compete for the same customers. One chain has an upscale image with classier stores, fancier-sounding product names, and generally higher prices. ...
  • Showing 1-15 of 6,847 items
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • ...
  • 457
  • >>

You are using adblocking software

Want access to all of Investopedia? Add us to your “whitelist”
so you'll never miss a feature!