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  1. ResMed Reports Q2 Profit of $76.7M (RMD)

    ResMed on Monday released second-quarter revenue earnings of $530.4 million, which was an increase of 17 percent from the ...
  2. What Is the Value of an Academy Award?

    How much is an Academy Awards' Oscar statue worth? Less than you think.
  3. StashInvest

    StashInvest wants to break the mold of traditional investment companies and brokers and make investing accessible to everyone.
  4. 4 Steps to Building a Profitable Portfolio

    This is a step-by-step approach to determining, achieving and maintaining optimal asset allocation.
  5. 7 Ways to Recession-Proof Your Life

    Find out what you can do to prepare and cope in tough economic times.
  6. 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.
  1. Best Investment Accounts for Young Investors

    What are the best investment accounts for young investors? A few types to consider.
  2. How Tech is Changing Alternative Investments

    Here's what you should know about the digitization of the alternative investment industry.
  3. A Perspective on the End of the Fiduciary Rule

    Opponents of the fiduciary rule say it will make advice too expensive for smaller investors.
  4. The Trump Financial Euphoria: Fantasy vs. Reality

    It remains to be seen how Trump's election will ultimately affect the global and financial markets.
  5. Manufacturers Defy Trump, Move Jobs to Mexico

    Caterpillar is among the companies moving jobs to Mexico despite opposition from President Trump
  6. The Best Blogs for Financial Advisors to Read in 2017

    These finance blogs are must reads for financial advisors.
  1. 5 Things You Shouldn't Tell Your Mortgage Broker

    Applying for a mortgage can be a strenuous process. Here are five things to avoid doing when meeting with your mortgage broker. ...
  2. Watch Out for "Junk" Mortgage Fees

    So many fees are tacked onto a mortgage, that it's easy to pay more than you have to.
  3. Can the Banking Industry Defend Itself Against Alternative Lending?

    If it learns to embrace fintech like its non-bank competitors have done.
  4. The 9 Things You Should Never Pack

    Chainsaws are illegal if you pack them in a carry-on. Here's what you can bring (and should leave at home).
  5. Trumped-Up Bank Shares Aided by Cost Savings (GS, JPM)

    While bank shares have been riding high on Trumped-up expectations, revenue growth is not the only reason to be optimistic ...
  6. Mortgage

    A debt instrument, secured by the collateral of specified real estate property, that the borrower is obliged to pay back ...
  1. Mattel Targets Chinese Consumers With Alibaba Deal (MAT, BABA)

    Mattel and Alibaba join forces to tap into the toy market in China.
  2. Two Retail Superstars Face February Reality Checks (ROST, TJX)

    Discount retailers Ross Stores and TJ Maxx report earnings in February, with unrealistically high expectations raising odds ...
  3. Three Biotechs With Bullish Basing Patterns (SGEN, BLUE)

    Biotech stocks have roared back to life since industry executives met with the new president, allowing the group to play ...
  4. Triangle Patterns Suggest These 3 ETFs Are Headed Higher (XLV, EWJ)

    Bullish chart patterns such as the popular ascending triangle suggest that the bulls are in control. Watch these stocks: ...
  5. These REITS Continue to Perform Strongly (CIM, MFA)

    These REITs are offering great yields, attractive P/E ratios and strong price momentum to the upside.
  6. Chart of the Week: The Relationship Between Tax Reform and the Reflation Trade

    Richard explains what U.S. corporate tax reform could mean for the reflationary environment already in place before last ...
  1. Why Bitcoin Just Hit an All-Time High

    What drives the value of a currency that no tax authority and hardly any retailers accept?
  2. Toy Co. Earnings: Hasbro vs. Mattel

    Hasbro has gained against Mattel as its rebranding campaign, product diversification initiative and Disney contract win reap ...
  3. Top 4 Small-Cap Stocks for 2017

    Our picks for four small-cap stocks could have a stellar 2017, complete with summaries and growth outlooks for each company ...
  4. L Brands is Losing to Competitors (LB, AEO)

    L Brands shares are taking a beating after the company projected a weaker-than-expected outlook and a declining bra business.
  5. Unilever Launches 'Review' In Wake of Kraft Bid

    Kraft's surprise bid served as a wakeup call for the UK firm, setting in motion possible cost cuts.
  6. Top 3 Healthcare Stocks for 2017

    These 3 healthcare stocks began 2017 in an upward trend and may continue.
  1. Top 4 Bank Stocks for 2017

    These four bank stocks have positive outlooks for 2017.
  2. Disney and IMAX Extend Relationship Through 2019

    The two companie have announcing their distribution deal now goes through 2019.
  3. Microsoft Confirms Update Is Coming To Windows 10

    Microsoft confirmed at its developer conference that an update is coming to Windows 10 this year.
  4. Three Stocks Ripe For Bottom Fishing (NPTN, LGND)

    Recent laggards should benefit when market players take profits on their top performing positions and seek out lower-risk ...
  5. Amgen Signs Value-Based Deal for Enbrel (AMGN)

    The deal serves a dual purpose: Deliver better value to patients and preserve the drug's market share.
  6. Banks Bag Coveted Saudi Aramco IPO Roles (JPM, MS)

    JPMorgan Chase (JPM) and Morgan Stanley (MS) land lucrative roles as lead underwriters on the world’s biggest IPO.
  1. Establishing a Financial Caretaker for Old Age

    Use these steps to have a financial caretaker in place before you really need one.
  2. Will You Pay Social Security Taxes After Retirement?

    Social Security taxes are paid regardless of age, but paying taxes on SSA benefits depends on MAGI.
  3. Investing in Stocks May Help You Retire Early

    Being optimistic and investing in stocks may increase your investments enough to retire early.
  4. 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.
  5. 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 ...
  6. 5 Questions to Ask Before Opening a New Retirement Account

    To avoid tax problems, ask the right questions before opening a new retirement account.
  1. Trump, Healthcare and Insurers: What Comes Next

    Here's how Donald Trump's plans to radically overhaul health insurance could impact insurance firms.
  2. Amazon Earnings Puts Spotlight on Retail ETFs

    Amazon comprises a big part of FDN, XLY and RTH, making the e-commerce giant's earnings a significant event for these ETFs.
  3. What Robo-Advisors Can and Can't Do for Investors

    Despite their technological sophistication, there are limitations to what robo-advisors can do.
  4. Darknet Market (Cryptomarket)

    Darknet markets, or cryptomarkets, are dark web sites with goods for sale.
  5. Disaster Recovery Site

    A disaster recovery site, also known as a backup site, is a place that a company can temporarily relocate to following a ...
  6. About Investopedia's Advisor Insights

    For the many financial advisors who have shown interest in Investopedia's new Advisor Insights platform, here are answers ...
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