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  1. 7 Ways to Recession-Proof Your Life

    Find out what you can do to prepare and cope in tough economic times.
  2. Hedge Funds Topped $3 Trillion in 2016 Despite Rough Year

    Despite over $100 billion in outflows, the hedge fund industry topped $3 billion in total assets by the end of the year.
  3. Icahn Will Assume Ownership of Federal-Mogul (FDML)

    The back-and-forth between billionaire Icahn and the auto parts maker will result in his assuming full ownership.
  4. Lawyers Concerned About Buffett Deal With AIG (AIG)

    The broader implications of the risk transfer deal on the insurance industry in the United States are unclear.
  5. How Investing in ‘Turnkey’ Property Works

    Turnkey properties can make sense - for people who want a real estate investment without truly being in the real estate business. ...
  6. Modern Portfolio Theory: Why It's Still Hip

    See why investors today still follow this old set of principles that reduce risk and increase returns through diversification. ...
  1. Measure Your Portfolio's Performance

    Learn three ratios that will help you evaluate your investment returns.
  2. The Myths and Risks of Concentrated, Single-stock Investment Positions

    Allocating too much of your portfolio to a single stock comes with many risks.
  3. How to Ride Trump's First 100 Days

    Listen in as financial experts weigh what Trump's first 100 days could mean for Americans' finances.
  4. HomeUnion Review: A New Way to Be a Landlord

    Want to be a landlord without the time commitment and other hassles?
  5. Affirm, Inc.

    Affirm’s initial product is a lending solution that can be used to pay for purchases at a variety of online or bricks and ...
  6. The Basics of a 401(k) Retirement Plan

    This plan has become one of the most popular retirement options. Here's why.
  1. The Priorities of Personal Finance

    Before saving everything for retirement, make sure you're living life now and have insurance in place.
  2. Are You Financially Stressed?

    Working with a certified financial planner can help alleviate financial stress.
  3. Loan-To-Value Ratio - LTV Ratio

    A lending risk assessment ratio that financial institutions and others lenders examine before approving a mortgage.
  4. Term Loan

    A loan from a bank for a specific amount that has a specified repayment schedule and a floating interest rate. Term loans ...
  5. Pre-Qualified Vs. Pre-Approved - What's The Difference?

    These terms may sound the same, but they mean very different things for homebuyers.
  6. Student Debt: Women Owe More

    A new research study shows that women carry more student loan debt than men.
  1. Is WINS Finance's Breakout Sustainable? (WINS)

    Is WINS Finance Holdings's breakout sustainable or the sign of a near-term decline?
  2. Retail Executives Want to Kill Border Tax Proposal (AZO, BBY)

    Retail industry executives are the latest in a wave of CEOs scrambling to Washington for their cause.
  3. Tarullo Departure Gives Trump a Huge Opening at the Fed

    With three seats to fill on the Fed's board, President Trump a huge opportunity to put his stamp on Fed policy.
  4. Yellen Sees More Rate Hikes With Economic Growth

    Fed Chair Janet Yellen, who plans to complete her term as chair, expects more interest rate hikes on continued economic growth.
  5. Home Depot Rally Looks Bearish Under The Hood (HD)

    Home Depot has posted a long series of nominally higher highs since November 2015 while shareholders have abandoned positions ...
  6. Tesla's Back: Use These ETFs (TSLA, GEX, QCLN)

    Tesla shares are soaring again and that is good news for these ETFs.
  1. Why Investors Are Cooling on the Dow

    Cooling Off: Investors withdrew $2 billion last week from the SPDR Dow Jones ETF, 12.5% of its value
  2. Wall Street Grows Cautious on Bank Stocks (FFIN, CBU)

    Bank shares have surged since the election, prompting concerns these securities are overpriced.
  3. These Small Biotechs Are Poised to Go Higher (GBT, VSAR)

    Here's why one hedge fund manager is betting big on small-cap biotech firms.
  4. Tesla Rises in After-Hours Trading After Mixed Earnings Report (TSLA)

    The electric car maker beat on revenues but fell short of analysts' estimates for its earnings.
  5. Study Shows Surge in Demand for 'Natural' Products

    Lifestyle shifts have produced a new breed of consumers, driving a wave of natural product releases.
  6. Walmart E-Commerce Intimidating Amazon (WMT, AMZN)

    Walmart is threatening to be a tough e-commerce contender for Amazon.
  1. EXAS Surges on Quarterly Results (EXAS)

    EXAS reported results for the fourth quarter and full year 2016, and gave upbeat guidance.
  2. A Kellogg Pop-Up Café for Pop-Tart Pizzas & Tacos

    Taking 'breakfast for dinner' to a new level, the company finds new ways to reach Pop-Tart fans.
  3. Jose Cuervo IPO First Mexican Offering Since Trump Took Office

    After delaying its IPO twice during the last year, Jose Cuervo, the world's biggest tequila distiller, went public earlier ...
  4. IMAX Has Room to Fall to $27.50 (IMAX)

    IMAX reports result tomorrow, February 23rd. The stock has a few bearish signs heading into those results.
  5. Avon, Nu Skin Struggle with Revenue (AVP, NUS)

    Cosmetics manufacturers like Avon and Nu Skin can’t keep a pretty face for investors.
  6. Apple Files for New Cloud Project in Nevada (AAPL, AMZN)

    Apple is expanding its cloud footprint in Nevada to reduce reliance on Amazon and Google to power its fast-expanding services.
  1. Investing in Stocks May Help You Retire Early

    Being optimistic and investing in stocks may increase your investments enough to retire early.
  2. Are You Getting a Tax Deduction for Your Donation?

    When done properly, a charitable donation of your RMD can equal a tax deduction for you.
  3. The Retired Person's Guide to Managing Expenses

    Use these strategies for managing your expenses when retired, and you'll be able to enjoy life with a minimum of unpleasant ...
  4. 5 Questions to Ask Before Opening a New Retirement Account

    To avoid tax problems, ask the right questions before opening a new retirement account.
  5. A Retirement Plan Option for High-Income Doctors

    The 457(b) plan allows high-earning doctors to save more for retirement than the 403(b) plan.
  6. Should My Child Be My Life Insurance Beneficiary?

    Don't make the mistake of naming your minor child as your life insurance beneficiary.
  1. About Investopedia's Advisor Insights

    For the many financial advisors who have shown interest in Investopedia's new Advisor Insights platform, here are answers ...
  2. How Wealthy Clients Use Robo-Advisors to Invest

    Most high-net-worth investors are choosing to use both humans and robos to manage their money.
  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. Stifel Ups Price Target for IBM Shares (IBM)

    Stock investment company Stifel has raised its price target for shares of International Business Machines Corp. from $165. ...
  5. Facebook Launches Journalism Project to Curb Fake News (FB)

    The hiring of Campbell Brown and launch of the Journalism Project suggest Facebook is taking its media role more seriously.
  6. How Does KeyCorp Grade Mobileye? (KEY, MBLY)

    American bank holding company KeyCorp has reiterated its rating for shares of Israeli advanced driver assistance systems ...
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