Derek Simon

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  1. Can Investors Trust The P/E Ratio?
    Fundamental Analysis

    Can Investors Trust The P/E Ratio?

    The P/E ratio is one of the most popular stock market ratios, but it has some serious flaws that investors should know about.
  2. How The Loch Ness Monster Affects The Economy
    Personal Finance

    How The Loch Ness Monster Affects The Economy

    Do sightings of Bigfoot, Nessie and UFOs lead to massive market fluctuations?
  3. 4 Key Factors To Building A Profitable Portfolio
    Active Trading

    4 Key Factors To Building A Profitable Portfolio

    Buying stocks is a careful balance of risk and reward. Learn to identify your risk tolerance and financial goals with these fundamental tips.
  4. Baseball Books: The Major League's Financial Secrets
    Personal Finance

    Baseball Books: The Major League's Financial Secrets

    Baseball teams often claim to be broke, but that's not always the case.
  5. The Most Profitable Rookie Sports Debuts
    Personal Finance

    The Most Profitable Rookie Sports Debuts

    When it comes to pro sports rookies, sometimes you get what you pay for - even if the initial asking price seems a little high.
  6. Blowing Their Own Horn: Will The World Cup Lure Investment ...
    Personal Finance

    Blowing Their Own Horn: Will The World Cup Lure Investment ...

    As the world watches the action in S. Africa, we check out winning investments that provide exposure to this area.
  7. A History Of Baseball Economics
    Personal Finance

    A History Of Baseball Economics

    A look at baseball from semi professional to its rise as a moneymaking business.
  8. Blame It On Secretariat
    Personal Finance

    Blame It On Secretariat

    Winning a race like the Kentucky Derby is a major coup for any thoroughbred, but there's more to the business than running laps.
  9. Tiger's Return: Can He Bring The Brands Back?
    Personal Finance

    Tiger's Return: Can He Bring The Brands Back?

    Despite initial reports of the losses he caused to his sponsors, Woods may be the biggest casualty of his tarnished reputation.
  10. 5 Oddball Careers
    Professionals

    5 Oddball Careers

    You might never have considered these jobs, but for many people these strange tasks are all in a day's work.
  11. Financial Pro Sports Steals
    Personal Finance

    Financial Pro Sports Steals

    These rookies started out as nobodies and were paid accordingly - but their results were extraordinary.
  12. A Quick And Dirty Look At Sports Gambling
    Personal Finance

    A Quick And Dirty Look At Sports Gambling

    Americans love to gamble on sports, but most of the money wagered doesn't come with a receipt - or the backing of the U.S. government.
  13. Stars Behaving Badly: Disastrous Celebrity Hirings
    Personal Finance

    Stars Behaving Badly: Disastrous Celebrity Hirings

    Bad behavior is all too common in the workplace, but it can't match the drama of these celebrities' stunts
  14. The
    Personal Finance

    The "Next Big Thing" In Pro Sports

    New sports continue to enter the market, but will they push out the traditional stalwarts?
  15. Sports Bets That Would Have Made You Rich In 2009
    Personal Finance

    Sports Bets That Would Have Made You Rich In 2009

    If you had placed these wagers, you would be very rich in 2010.
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