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  1. Tesla's Bid for Musk's SolarCity: 'Blindingly Obvious' (TSLA, SCTY)

    As Musk himself would say, the deal is "blindingly obvious."
  2. Brexit Could Hurt Auto Sales (TM, TTM)

    A U.K. exit from the European Union could hurt auto sales both in the U.K. and abroad, according to the Society of Motor ...
  3. Volkswagen Faces Class Action Lawsuit From Boston Retirement System (VLKAY)

    Volkswagen is facing its first class action lawsuit from bondholders over its emissions scandal from Boston Retirement System.
  4. CarMax Stock Declines on Q1 Earnings, Revenue Miss (KMX)

    CarMax reported first quarter 2016 earnings results that missed Wall Street estimates, extending the company's struggle to ...
  5. Vehicle Owners to Benefit From $600M in Compensation From Mitsubishi (MSBHY)

    Facing mileage cheating charges, Mitsubishi plans to compensate owners of four models of cars. Here's a look at details on ...
  6. 529 Strategies That Maximize Student Aid Options

    Paying for college isn’t just about putting savings into a 529; how that money is spent can determine whether there will ...
  7. Price Sensitivity

    The degree to which the price of a product affects consumers purchasing behaviors. The degree of price sensitivity varies ...
  8. Payback Period

    The length of time required to recover the cost of an investment. The payback period of a given investment or project is ...
  9. Bank Confirmation Letter - BCL

    A letter confirming that a line of credit has been secured from a financial institution or bank. The bank confirms that a ...
  10. Open-End Credit

    A pre-approved loan between a financial institution and borrower that may be used repeatedly up to a certain limit and can ...
  11. Pareto Efficiency

    An economic state where resources are allocated in the most efficient manner. Pareto efficiency is obtained when a distribution ...
  12. Budget

    An estimation of the revenue and expenses over a specified future period of time. A budget can be made for a person, family, ...
  13. Electronic Retailing - E-tailing

    The sale of goods and services through the Internet. Electronic retailing, or e-tailing, can include business-to-business ...
  14. Continuous Compounding

    The process of earning interest on top of interest. The interest is earned constantly, and immediately begins earning interest ...
  15. Investment Management

    A generic term that most commonly refers to the buying and selling of investments within a portfolio. Investment management ...
  16. Line Of Credit - LOC

    An arrangement between a financial institution, usually a bank, and a customer that establishes a maximum loan balance that ...
  17. Click And Mortar

    A type of business model that includes both online and offline operations, which typically include a website and a physical ...
  18. Brand Loyalty

    When consumers become committed to your brand and make repeat purchases over time. Brand loyalty is a result of consumer ...
  19. KAR Auction Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Monday (KAR)

    KAR Auction will send its dividend payment on July 5 to shareholders of record as of June 22.
  20. Winnebago Stock Declines Ahead of Q3 Earnings (WGO)

    Wall Street expects the recreational vehicle manufacturer to deliver year-over-year increases in both revenue and profits.
  21. CarMax Stock Rises Ahead of Q1 Earnings (KMX)

    Wall Street expects the automobile retailer to deliver a year-over-year increases in both revenue and profits.
  22. Retirement Travel: 5 Trips That Cater to Retirees

    People over age 50 who are looking for fresh travel experiences may want to consider these five destinations that cater to ...
  23. Will Automaking Save Apple's Branding? (AAPL)

    Explore Apple's potential shift to the automotive market, its secretive Titan Project and how the company might change the ...
  24. Nike and Ralph Lauren Shine in e-Commerce (NKE, RL)

    A Goldman Sachs analyst has identified Nike and Ralph Lauren as opportunities in the apparel retail sector.
  25. 6 Best Summer Home Improvement Projects

    Summer has arrived. So, here are some helpful home upgrades that will help you beat the summer heat.
  26. Sabre Corporation Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Friday (SABR)

    Sabre will send its dividend payment on June 30 to shareholders of record as of June 21.
  27. Amazon Is Working on a Jetsons Future Today (AMZN, UPS)

    Deutsche Bank released a report on Amazon's ever-expanding shipping network and its effects on UPS and Fedex
  28. Volkswagen to Launch New Electric Car Strategy

    Volkswagen plans to produce 30 different models of electric cars by 2025.
  29. Volkswagen Gets 1-Week Extension On Emissions Settlement (VLKAY)

    A judge gave the automaker a little more time to reach a final settlement on its emissions scandal.
  30. United's New Polaris Business Class: Worth It?

    United's new Polaris Business Class uniquely focuses on sleep. Here's how it compares to the competition.
  31. Tesla to Hawk Model X in Nordstrom (TSLA, JWN)

    Tesla Motors wants to sell 500,000 cars by 2018, and a new deal with Nordstrom may help. On Saturday, it starts hawking its ...
  32. Thor Industries Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Thursday (THO)

    Thor Industries will send its dividend payment on June 28 to shareholders of record as of June 20.
  33. Douglas Dynamics Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Thursday (PLOW)

    Douglas Dynamics will send its dividend payment on June 30 to shareholders of record as of June 20.
  34. Costco: Yet Another Retailer Pressured by Amazon? (COST, AMZN)

    Assess the likelihood that Amazon will take market share away from Costco. What factors allow Costco to maintain competitive ...
  35. European Car Sales Up 16%, VW Loses Market Share

    Car registrations grew to 1.33 million in the EU, helped by stimulus measures from the European Central Bank (ECB).
  36. The Advantages of Automating Your Financial Life

    Most investors would be better served by automating their financial savings process, as it takes the emotion out of making ...
  37. Advance Auto Parts Trades Ex-Dividend Wednesday (AAP)

    Advance Auto will send its dividend payment on July 1 to shareholders of record as of June 17.
  38. Why Larry Fink Wants Grads to Stay Curious

    BlackRock Chairman and CEO Larry Fink gave a commencement speech at his alma mater UCLA on June 10. Here are his remarks. ...
  39. Consumer Spending on Travel Has Likely Peaked (PCLN, EXPE)

    While consumer spending on travel recovered quickly following the recession, it has been outpacing wage and GDP growth, and ...
  40. Western Union Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Tuesday (WU)

    Western Union will send its dividend payment on June 30 to shareholders of record as of June 16.
  41. Tesla Revises Nondisclosure Agreement, Amid Claims (TSLA)

    Tesla updated the agreement to highlight that customers are free to report any safety issues they become aware of to federal ...
  42. Amazon Attacks Apple, Pandora With Streaming Music (AMZN, AAPL)

    The e-commerce juggernaut plans to launch a standalone streaming music service this year, separate from its Prime subscription.
  43. Student Indebtedness Increasing: Fed Survey

    Student loans are becoming increasingly necessary to get an education, a trend likely to reinforce the cycle of inequality ...
  44. How Millennials Invest Differently Than Their Parents

    A new UBS report suggests that millennials are less concerned about building wealth in the long-term than their Baby Boomer ...
  45. Could Tesla Attain a $700B Valuation by 2031? (TSLA)

    Investopedia columnist David Garrity weighs in on one billionaire's surprising claim.
  46. Amazon’s Clothing Business Is Bigger Than You Think (AMZN, GS)

    A look at a Goldman Sachs' report about the future of online apparel sales and Amazon's place in this market.
  47. Best Buy Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Friday (BBY)

    Best Buy will send its dividend payment on July 5 to shareholders of record as of June 14.
  48. Tesla Fires Back Over Safety Investigation Claims (TSLA)

    The company said the whole issue was "fabricated" by a blogger.
  49. Traveler's Check

    A medium of exchange that can be used in place of hard currency. Travelers' checks are often used by individuals who are ...
  50. Tit For Tat

    A game-theory mechanism which is subject to a payoff matrix similar to that of a prisoner's dilemma. Tit for tat was introduced ...
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    Here are five ways to make your home renovation worth the money and effort you put into it.
  2. Differences Between Private Foundations And Public Charities

    Here's a look at the differences between these types of charitable organizations.
  3. How To Monetize Your YouTube Channel

    YouTube's Partner Program helps users earn money through their channels. Find out how.
  4. The World's Most Valuable Private Companies

    In spite of the rewards going public can bring, some companies prefer to remain private, and they are very successful in this.
  5. Is Cyber Monday The New Black Friday?

    Cyber Monday is becoming more popular than Black Friday. Here's why.
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