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  1. Why Is The Star Wars Franchise So Valuable? (DIS)

    There is no doubt that Star Wars was well worth the $4 billion-plus purchase price.
  2. What does a 'Chief Economist' do?

    Vanguard's Chief Economist Joe Davis discusses his role helping portfolio managers and clients.
  3. 6 Tips For Increasing Your Net Worth

    Here are the six best things you can do to increase your net worth.
  4. 3 Simple Steps To Building Wealth

    Getting richer is easier if you take it one step at a time.
  5. How Uber Inspired Better Financial Advice

    Elliot Weissbluth discusses the impact services like Uber had on the financial industry and the way Hightower treats clients.
  6. What's the difference between Google's GOOG and GOOGL stock tickers?

    Learn the difference between Google's GOOG and GOOGL ticker symbols. Splitting shares into classes prevents management from ...
  1. What are the maximum Social Security disability benefits?

    The average Social Security disability benefit amount for a recipient of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) in 2 ...
  2. Do long-term bonds have a greater interest rate risk than short-term bonds?

    There is a greater probability that interest rates will rise within a longer time period than within a shorter period. One ...
  3. A Dividend ETF That Eliminates Fed Worry (NOBL)

    This dividend ETF emphasizes growth, not yield. That strategy works over the long haul.
  4. Oil's Woes Not Bothering This ETF (EEMX)

    Do you like emerging markets, but not oil and gas stocks? Try this ETF.
  5. Snap's Big Gamble? (TWTR, SNAP)

    Snap is offering discounts to media buyers to encourage them to spend more on advertising.
  6. Rate Protection With Hedged Bond ETFs (IGHG, LQDH)

    Investors can stick with bonds even as rates rise. Just use these ETFs.
  1. What are the maximum Social Security disability benefits?

    The average Social Security disability benefit amount for a recipient of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) in 2 ...
  2. So, You Want to Earn Your CFA?

    Here are some pros and cons to consider before you take the CFA charter plunge.
  3. The Best Way To Prepare For The CFA Level 1 Exam

    Prepare to ace the CFA Level 1 exam by studying systematically.
  4. The 15 Highest-Paying Jobs for Business Majors

    See the highest-paying jobs for business majors 10 years out, from PayScale’s 2016–2017 College Salary Report.
  5. Do You Have a Retirement Timeline?

    Being familiar with your retirement timeline will make the transition into retirement easier.
  6. Good Financial Plans Need Slush Funds

    A slush fund gives you the freedom to enjoy life and a little spending in the present.
  1. How does leverage work in the forex market?

    Investors use leverage to significantly increase the returns that can be provided on an investment. They lever their investments ...
  2. Bitcoin Price Spikes to $2700, then Loses $400 in Hours (C,NDAQ)

    Easy come, easy go.
  3. Global Exposure Without Leaving Home (VEA, DNL)

    Investors should shed home country biases and use international ETFs to increase portfolio diversity.
  4. Southwest Airlines Confirms Multi-year Breakout (LUV)

    Southwest Airlines has lifted above the March rally high, confirming a long-term breakout that could reach the 70s or 80s.
  5. Financials on a Technical Cusp (XLF, KRE)

    Financial ETFs have reached a critical technical juncture. How the ETFs act here could signal the price direction for the ...
  6. Best Buy Rockets Into Resistance After Earnings (BBY)

    Best Buy blew away quarterly estimates, lifting more than 14% ahead of the opening bell, but now faces a tough test at long-term ...
  1. What are the different types of costs in cost accounting?

    Cost accounting aids in decision-making processes by allowing a company to evaluate its costs. Some types of costs in cost ...
  2. Do long-term bonds have a greater interest rate risk than short-term bonds?

    There is a greater probability that interest rates will rise within a longer time period than within a shorter period. One ...
  3. Ulta Beauty, PVH Corp. Thrive Amidst Ecommerce Invasion

    Shares of the two companies soar on a positive Q1 surprises while brick-and-mortar peers suffer.
  4. Keep Your Eyes On the Credit Markets, Not Washington

    With political uncertainty on the rise in D.C., will market volatility spike? Russ discusses why the economy and credit markets ...
  5. Wells Fargo Ups Recruitment Bonuses to Grow Brokerage Ranks

    Wells Fargo & Co will offer more money in recruitment bonuses to financial advisers after competitors announced plans ...
  6. Retail REIT Shares Rally as Fear of E-Commerce Competition Ebbs

    Strong earnings from the battered U.S. retail sector, which helped lift Wall Street on Thursday, also boosted shares of the ...
  1. Ulta Beauty, PVH Corp. Thrive Amidst Ecommerce Invasion

    Shares of the two companies soar on a positive Q1 surprises while brick-and-mortar peers suffer.
  2. Wells Fargo Ups Recruitment Bonuses to Grow Brokerage Ranks

    Wells Fargo & Co will offer more money in recruitment bonuses to financial advisers after competitors announced plans ...
  3. Retail REIT Shares Rally as Fear of E-Commerce Competition Ebbs

    Strong earnings from the battered U.S. retail sector, which helped lift Wall Street on Thursday, also boosted shares of the ...
  4. Land Sales Surge in Alberta as Producers Rush Into New Shale Pocket

    Alberta oil and gas land sales have reached levels not seen since 2014 thanks to a rush to buy land in an oil-rich pocket ...
  5. Opinion: Fox Pokes Sleeping Advertising Bear

    Rupert Murdoch's Fox is poking a sleeping advertising bear. For the second time this year, one of the entertainment conglomerate's ...
  6. Civil Rights Group Sues in U.S. Court Over Immigration Detention

    The American Civil Liberties Union sued the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in federal court on Thursday, seeking records ...
  1. What are the maximum Social Security disability benefits?

    The average Social Security disability benefit amount for a recipient of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) in 2 ...
  2. Start a Retirement Business with an ROBS 401(k)

    This little-known plan is a tax-free way to fund a retirement business, but it's not without risks and the legal work can ...
  3. Do You Have a Retirement Timeline?

    Being familiar with your retirement timeline will make the transition into retirement easier.
  4. Good Financial Plans Need Slush Funds

    A slush fund gives you the freedom to enjoy life and a little spending in the present.
  5. Changes to Social Security Spousal Benefit Rules

    A closed loophole in spousal Social Security benefits may change your retirement strategy.
  6. Retirement Planning for Clients Who Outlive Savings

    Half of Americans lack any retirement savings. Here's how advisors can turn that around.
  1. Piper Jaffray Ups Netflix Price Target, Says Street Underestimates Growth (NFLX, AMZN)

    An analyst at the firm said Netflix's EPS could be double his estimates for 2020.
  2. Bitcoin Price Spikes to $2700, then Loses $400 in Hours (C,NDAQ)

    Easy come, easy go.
  3. MGT Capital Doubles Down on Bitcoin Mining (MGTI)

    The company stated that it will use new funding to invest in bitcoin mining computers.
  4. Snap's Big Gamble? (TWTR, SNAP)

    Snap is offering discounts to media buyers to encourage them to spend more on advertising.
  5. iPhone 8 Supercycle Will Release Pent-Up Demand: Credit Suisse (AAPL)

    Credit Suisse urges investors to buy Apple stock in advance of the iPhone 8 release.
  6. Tesla Factory Sees More Injuries Than Industry Average: Report (TSLA)

    The rate of injuries occurring at Tesla’s high-tech Fremont plant in California was about a third higher than the auto industry ...
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