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  1. 3 Keys To The Stock Market's Continued Rise

    The stock market is booming thanks to the robust economy, low interest rates, and strong corporate earnings.
  2. Netflix to Spend $7B on Content in 2018

    Netflix is gearing up to spend $7 billion on content next year, or $1 billion more than in 2017.
  3. Analysts, Hedge Funds Endorse Alibaba Ahead of Earnings

    Despite the positive sentiment, investors should treat the e-commerce behemoth's stock with caution.
  4. Apple to Spend $1 Billion to Buy, Produce Content

    Apple has earmarked $1B for new content as it increases efforts in the streaming video market.
  5. How Ethereum Could Change the Way the Internet Works

    As the second most popular cryptocurrency continues to gain exposure and followers, some predict Ethereum could lead to a ...
  6. Could Cryptocurrencies Replace Cash?

    Ethereum may surpass Bitcoin’s success in a phenomenon known as the “Flippening,” but there might be a different “Flippening” ...
  7. More Evidence that Cryptocurrencies Are a Bubble?

    Forbes analyst Clem Chambers argues that cryptocurrencies are a bubble waiting to burst.
  8. What is Plasma and How Will It Strengthen the Ethereum Blockchain?

    Plasma, created by Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin, would allow the Ethereum blockchain handle much larger data sets ...
  9. Russia's Central Depository Will Launch its Own Crypto Wallet

    The National Settlement Depository of Russia will develop a blockchain platform to provide settlement services for crypto ...
  10. Billionaire Stanley Druckenmiller Focused on Chinese Stocks in Q2: 13F Filing

    Druckenmiller, former head of Duquesne Capital, bought consumer and tech stocks in the Chinese market, according to a 13F ...
  11. NVIDIA CEO Believes Cryptocurrencies Have Longevity

    Nvidia has benefited from the spike in cryptocurrency mining over the past several months.
  12. Warren Buffett Dumps GE, Ups BNY Mellon, Adds Synchrony: 13F Filing

    Buffet's 13F report reveals that he added a position in Synchrony Financial and added more than 50% to his holdings of Bank ...
  13. Billionaire David Tepper Dumps SNAP, Doubles Apple in Q2: 13F

    Appaloosa Management leader David Tepper exited a position in Snapchat's parent company.
  14. U.S. Demands International Monitoring of Cryptocurrency Transactions

    A recent foreign sanctions bill specifies that governments must monitor cryptocurrency transactions.
  15. 3 Charts Suggest Consumer Discretionary Is Headed Lower

    Breaks below key support levels across the sector could be an early sign of a major move lower.
  16. Tim Cook Has the iPhone 8 to Thank for His $90 Million Bonus

    Apple CEO Time Cook is on tap to receive a roughly $90 million bonus thanks to a surge in the stock price driven by iPhone ...
  17. AMD Could Soar 41% Thanks to Share-Stealing Chips

    Bank Of America Merrill Lynch believes new products can further boost AMD's stock, bucking the trend of a series of bearish ...
  18. Why Robots Won't Rule Wall Street

    Is computerized investing the future of Wall Street?
  19. FAANG's Stock Prices Can Continue To Climb Higher

    The FAANG stocks are crushing it so far in 2017 and may be headed even higher.
  20. Verizon Building Public-Safety Lanes to Compete With AT&T

    Verizon’s pledge to expand its network for first responders came after rival company AT&T won a $6.5 billion federal ...
  21. JD.com to Battle Alibaba for China's Luxury Buys

    Chinese internet giants go at it in a fight for a share of domestic high-end market.
  22. Buy Alibaba on Any Earnings Pullback: MKM

    Analysts expect the Chinese e-commerce leader to meet the Street's high expectations on Thursday.
  23. Transocean Stock Faces Near-Term Tipping Point

    Transocean shares declined on news of its deal to acquire a competitor. Traders will be watching key support levels.
  24. Wynn Stock Breaks Out, Looks to Retest Highs

    Wynn shares jumped after an analyst upgrade. Traders will be watching key resistance levels for signs of a breakout.
  25. Intel, Toyota and Others Form Self-Driving Car Consortium

    The consortium aims to define new network architectures for the self-driving car ecosystem.
  26. Acadia Pharmaceuticals Has Huge Opportunities Ahead

    Acadia's drug Nuplazid is in several trials, laying the groundwork for a potentially massive revenue stream.
  27. Stop Worrying and Buy Micron: Morgan Stanley

    While investors remain concerned, analysts are upbeat on near-term industry fundamentals.
  28. Tesla to Rise 50%—If Nothing Goes Wrong: Morgan Stanley

    The investment firm alerted clients that the Model 3 production ramp is doing better than expected.
  29. Soros Remains Snap's Sole Big Investor: 13F Filing

    Billionaire investor George Soros remains the sole major investor in Snap Inc.
  30. Herbalife, Other MLMs, Crash on Chinese Crackdown

    Herbalife bears rejoice on news of Chinese investigations of multi-level-marketing organizations.
  31. Buy NVIDIA on Any Dip: Analysts

    Despite a decline in earnings last week, a handful of bulls are urging investors to buy.
  32. Amazon Debuts 'Instant Pickup' on College Campuses

    The Seattle-based e-commerce behemoth promises to make deliveries in as little as two minutes.
  33. Why China Is Locking Out Apple Pay

    China launches a public transport digital payment service for Android, shutting out Apple Pay.
  34. How Bitcoin Works

    Miners, hashes, keys, cold storage, blocks. It's confusing. We can help you understand how bitcoin works.
  35. Wall Street and Washington: Do Politics Move Markets?

    Unless it's a major world crisis, the U.S. stock market seems remarkably immune to political turmoil at the top. So far, ...
  36. Regulatory Considerations for Your Aging Clients

    Elderly clients may present some unique challenges for financial advisors.
  37. Float Over to Floating Rate ETFs

    Floating rate notes are another avenue for bond investors to consider when it comes to reducing interest rate risk.
  38. Microsoft: LinkedIn Dealt a Blow in Data Case

    A court ruled that a startup can access publicly posted data from the professional social network.
  39. Different Ways to Think About the MSCI EAFE Index

    Investors seeking more effective EAFE exposure can consider these funds.
  40. Alibaba's Stock Price Could Rise To $220

    The street is bullish on Alibaba stock. Here's why.
  41. Home Depot Stock Could Reward Short Sellers

    Home Depot stock is selling off after earnings, posting a lower high that could signal a long-term top.
  42. Home Depot Stock Is Facing a Big Test Right Now

    Even though Home Depot beat the street, traders are booking profits on the news.
  43. Tesla's Bond Issue Is 'Imprudent': NYU Prof.

    The decision by cutting-edge car maker Tesla to finance itself heavily with debt is "puzzling and troubling," an NYU finance ...
  44. Four Hedge Funds Buy Alibaba Ahead of Earnings

    Four hedge funds bought shares of Alibaba ahead of the company's quarterly earnings report this week.
  45. Netflix Could Fall By 50%: Barron's

    Netflix faces a future with less content and more competition.
  46. Here's What's Next for the Bitcoin Bubble

    Expect more rivals to make the scene and take market share from Bitcoin.
  47. Behind Nvidia’s 1,300% Surge

    The GPU maker has doubled down on mobile, auto, data centers and IoT.
  48. Harley Davidson Stock Is Ready to Pop in the Next Few Weeks

    Getting the Harley Davidson logo on NBA Jerseys could help appeal to younger motorcycle buyers.
  49. Why Shares of China's Momo Are on a Tear

    Strong fundamentals and institutional buying are sending shares of China's Momo higher.
  50. Bill Gates Reduces Microsoft Stake With $4.6B Donation

    Bill Gates just made his biggest donation since 2000.
Stock Analysis
  1. What's the difference between the current account and the capital account?

    The current account considers goods and services currently being produced. The capital account is concerned with payments ...
  2. What does the Dow Jones Industrial Average measure?

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is a price-weighted index that measures the daily price movements of 30 large American ...
  3. What's the difference between the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500?

    The DJIA is a price-weighted average of 30 stocks whereas the S&P 500 is a market value-weighted index of 500 stocks.
  4. What are the Best Measurements of Economic Growth

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  5. How Do Fiscal and Monetary Policies Affect Aggregate Demand?

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