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  1. Why is the Hedge Fund World Still so White and Male?

    Hedge funds continue to be overwhelmingly male and white, and data reveals the trend isn't changing.
  2. "Blockchain is Coming and It Could Save Lives," Says Davos Video

    The Davos World Economic Forum (Jan 17-20) unveiled an explainer video all about blockchain technology.
  3. The Most Expensive States to Retire In

    Six places that aren't great for your retirement years (financially speaking).
  4. Portfolio Manager Doug Noland on Spotting a Bubble

    Here, Doug outlines his framework for identifying inflationary biases to pinpoint bubbles, and where the cracks will appear ...
  5. Bill Ackman Eases Into the New Year (VRX)

    The Pershing Square founder is likely relieved to have started 2017 a bit more quietly.
  6. Terri Kallsen: Investopedia Profile

    As Executive Vice President of Charles Schwab's Investor Services, Terri Kallsen oversees Schwab’s branch network, Independent ...
  1. Detailed Ways to Protect Digital Data

    Knowing how to protect digital data has become a big concern these days. Here are four easy ways to keep your personal information ...
  2. "Blockchain is Coming and It Could Save Lives," Says Davos Video

    The Davos World Economic Forum (Jan 17-20) unveiled an explainer video all about blockchain technology.
  3. Top Takeaways from the DOL's Fiduciary Rule FAQs

    The DOL's first round of fiduciary rule FAQs addresses many key issues for advisors.
  4. Real Bond Yields Cast Doubt on the Trump Rally

    Fading Rally: Plunging real yields on 10-year U.S. bonds are a sign that investors are skeptical about Trump's plans
  5. Will Institutional Investors Change the Way Hedge Funds Invest?

    As market volatility rises, hedge funds could be capitalizing, but institutional investors may be holding them back.
  6. How Trump’s Dollar Bashing May Hurt the Economy

    President-Elect Trump has been talking down the “too strong” dollar, which may have negative economic consequences
  1. Detailed Ways to Protect Digital Data

    Knowing how to protect digital data has become a big concern these days. Here are four easy ways to keep your personal information ...
  2. Top Takeaways from the DOL's Fiduciary Rule FAQs

    The DOL's first round of fiduciary rule FAQs addresses many key issues for advisors.
  3. Market Shrugs US Bancorp's Earnings Beat (USB)

    U.S. Bancorp's earnings and revenue grew to beat expectations, but the stock opened down slightly.
  4. Goldman Sachs Beats Earnings, Stock Down (GS, MS)

    Goldman Sachs cut compensation, grew revenues and saw earnings soar. But the market is punishing the stock anyway.
  5. EPA Approves Gevo Biofuel Production (GEVO)

    Shares of Gevo are higher after the EPA granted a critical approval for one of the company's biofuel products.
  6. Biogen to Pay $1.25B to Settle Patent Lawsuit (BIIB)

    Biogen will fork over $1.25 billion to Forward Pharma to settle a patent infringement case.
  1. Why is Mercedes Maker Daimler Buying a Bitcoin Business? (OTC:DDAIF)

    Why would a car maker buy a Bitcoin company? What's Daimler's endgame?
  2. United Stuck at Resistance After Mixed Earnings (UAL, LUV)

    United Continental is getting sold at resistance after a mixed earnings report but could break out in coming weeks.
  3. Target's Holiday Miss Could Trigger New Downtrend (TGT, KSS)

    Target is testing 2-year support in the mid 60s for the fifth time and could break down in coming weeks, entering a multiyear ...
  4. Chart of the Week: Where is the Dollar Going?

    After a nearly four-year run we still see a more measured U.S. dollar rally ahead. Richard explains why.
  5. How Trump’s Dollar Bashing May Hurt the Economy

    President-Elect Trump has been talking down the “too strong” dollar, which may have negative economic consequences
  6. Why Are So Many Banks Adopting Blockchain Technology? (IBM)

    They wouldn't be throwing so much money on blockchain if they weren't certain it was the future of banking.
  1. Why is Mercedes Maker Daimler Buying a Bitcoin Business? (OTC:DDAIF)

    Why would a car maker buy a Bitcoin company? What's Daimler's endgame?
  2. Why is the Hedge Fund World Still so White and Male?

    Hedge funds continue to be overwhelmingly male and white, and data reveals the trend isn't changing.
  3. United Stuck at Resistance After Mixed Earnings (UAL, LUV)

    United Continental is getting sold at resistance after a mixed earnings report but could break out in coming weeks.
  4. Verizon Targets Down Remaining Galaxy Note 7 Units

    Verizon is taking drastic steps to get its customers to give up their Samsung Galaxy Note 7s
  5. BNY Mellon Q4 Earnings on Tap: What to Expect (BK)

    Wall Street expects Mellon to deliver year-over-year increases in both revenue and profits.
  6. Target's Holiday Miss Could Trigger New Downtrend (TGT, KSS)

    Target is testing 2-year support in the mid 60s for the fifth time and could break down in coming weeks, entering a multiyear ...
  1. United Stuck at Resistance After Mixed Earnings (UAL, LUV)

    United Continental is getting sold at resistance after a mixed earnings report but could break out in coming weeks.
  2. Verizon Targets Down Remaining Galaxy Note 7 Units

    Verizon is taking drastic steps to get its customers to give up their Samsung Galaxy Note 7s
  3. BNY Mellon Q4 Earnings on Tap: What to Expect (BK)

    Wall Street expects Mellon to deliver year-over-year increases in both revenue and profits.
  4. Target's Holiday Miss Could Trigger New Downtrend (TGT, KSS)

    Target is testing 2-year support in the mid 60s for the fifth time and could break down in coming weeks, entering a multiyear ...
  5. What HPE’s SimpliVity Buyout Means for Rivals

    The $650M acquisition positions HPE against competitors such as Nutanix, Dell EMC and Cisco.
  6. Agenus and Merck Team Up in Brain Cancer Trial (AGEN, MRK)

    Agenus will begin a study that pairs a personalized cancer vaccine with Merck's PD-1 pathway blocker.
  1. The Most Expensive States to Retire In

    Six places that aren't great for your retirement years (financially speaking).
  2. How Much Money Do You Need to Retire at 56?

    Who wouldn't want to retire early and enjoy the good life? The question is, "How much will it cost?" Here's a quick and dirty ...
  3. Retire a Millionaire in 10 Steps

    Having a million-dollar portfolio is a retirement dream for many people but making that dream come true requires some serious ...
  4. Should I Invest in Stocks During My Retirement?

    Your financial situation and personal risk tolerance will dictate the amount of stock you want in your retirement portfolio. ...
  5. Advisors: Clients Must Take First RMD by April 1

    Many Baby Boomers must take their first RMDs from retirement accounts this year.
  6. How to Change Your Lifestyle to Retire Early

    You will likely have to change your lifestyle to retire early, but it's definitely doable.
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