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  1. How Warren Buffett made Berkshire Hathaway a World-beater

    It would be easier to list the industries in which Berkshire Hathaway Inc. doesn’t turn a profit.
  2. Social Audit

    A formal review of a company's endeavors in social responsibility. A social audit looks at factors such as a company's record ...
  3. The Education of Warren Buffett

    How did Warren Buffett get to be the richest investor in America? A little luck, a lot of pluck and a head for numbers.
  4. Sohn Investment Conference 2017: Live Blog (GIMO, MPLX)

    Nerd prom for the hedge fund world is back.
  5. Vanguard Mutual Funds Take Another Hit From Brokers

    Morgan Stanley will discontinue its Vanguard mutual fund offerings as part of the firm's fund overhaul.
  6. Elder Financial Abuse: How to Protect Yourself

    There are behaviors and laws that will help you avoid becoming a victim of financial abuse.
  1. Advisors Share Their Favorite Tech Tools

    Three financial advisors share their favorite software and platforms for managing clients' portfolios and other financial ...
  2. 'Perfect' Stock Market Says Sell Now Before Storm

    Now may be the ideal time to sell stocks before major shocks rattle investors
  3. PayPal Stock Could Break Out to All-Time Highs (PYPL)

    PayPal shares rose in early trading as the stock appears ready to break out following a series of analyst comments.
  4. Abercrombie & Fitch Stock Breaks Down to Multi-Year Lows (ANF)

    Abercrombie & Fitch shares plummeted to fresh multi-year lows after buyout talks stalled.
  5. Choosing the Right Software for a New Wealth Management Firm

    Selecting the right software for a wealth management firm involves several key considerations.
  6. 5 Value Stocks That Can Thrive in a Bear Market

    Value stocks, maligned and disrespected during the bull market, are poised to outperform
  1. 4 Best Personal Finance Apps as of July 2017

    Managing your money and hitting your financial goals has never been easier with these top personal finance apps.
  2. The Securities Industry Essentials Exam (SIE)

    The Securities Industry Essentials Exam (SIE) is a new exam being introduced by FINRA to replace parts of the Series 6, Series ...
  3. JPMorgan Price Levels to Watch After Earnings

    JPMorgan stock is pressing against the first quarter high, but inadequate institutional sponsorship could trigger a reversal.
  4. Bank Stocks Are Set for a Big Move Very Soon

    Earnings season is here, and that could mean a big shift for bank stocks.
  5. What are some good alternatives to taking out a line of credit?

    Read more about how opening a line of credit might not be the best answer for you and determine available alternatives if ...
  6. Prevent Affluenza With Smart Family Behavior

    Affluence can be a double-edged sword for children of the wealthy. Here's how to avoid affluenza.
  1. PayPal Stock Could Break Out to All-Time Highs (PYPL)

    PayPal shares rose in early trading as the stock appears ready to break out following a series of analyst comments.
  2. Time Running Out for Intel Bulls (INTC)

    Intel stock has failed multiple attempts to break 2002 resistance in the mid-$30s, indicating a possible end to its long-term ...
  3. Abercrombie & Fitch Stock Breaks Down to Multi-Year Lows (ANF)

    Abercrombie & Fitch shares plummeted to fresh multi-year lows after buyout talks stalled.
  4. Gold Has Broken Down: Here's What Comes Next

    Signs point to a weak second half of 2017 for gold.
  5. Credit Line Gives Sears Bulls Lease on Life (SHLD)

    Sears stock has fallen 95% since 2007, but increased liquidity and bottom fishing could signal a bounce into double digits.
  6. 3 Transport Stocks That Are Ready to Fly Higher

    Transportation stocks are about to take off, and that could give the whole market a lift.
  1. Why It's a Good Time to Own Rental Property

    With a record number of Americans renting, owning a rental property has never been more desirable.
  2. Opinion: Toshiba’s Swiss Cast-Off Pits Hope Over Experience

    One man’s loss can be another man's gain. This may be the rationale behind the strong demand for shares in Swiss engineering ...
  3. Opinion: Buyout Firms Bet $3.7 Bln on Fintech’s Dicier Side

    Private equity groups are rushing to bet on financial technology. Permira, Advent and Bain have all recently announced acquisitions ...
  4. Permira Joins Payments Rush by Buying Into Sweden's Klarna

    Private equity group Permira has bought a stake of at least 10 percent in payments firm Klarna, one of Europe's most highly ...
  5. Vodafone Leads Britain's FTSE Higher, Bid Boosts Mid Cap Paysafe

    UK shares rose on Friday, led by a rise in Vodafone's shares and gains among commodity stocks as blue chips headed for their ...
  6. AstraZeneca CEO Reassures Staff, Aims to Be at Sept Cancer Meet

    AstraZeneca Chief Executive Pascal Soriot, responding to rumours he might leave the drugmaker to join rival Teva Pharmaceutical ...
  1. Amazon Spent $3.2 Million in Second Quarter on Washington Lobbying Effort

    Amazon, facing potential criticism of its plan to buy Whole Foods Markets , continued its multi-million lobbying effort - ...
  2. U.S. Attempt to Limit Wall Street Bonuses Fizzles Out Quietly

    The regulatory agenda released by the Trump administration on Thursday contained a signal that the U.S. government has halted ...
  3. Hudson's Bay Real Estate IPO Unlikely Any Time Soon -RioCan CEO

    Retailer Hudson's Bay Co is unlikely to take its vast real estate holdings public any time soon, the head of RioCan Real ...
  4. McCain Illness Deprives U.S. Senate of Crucial Vote, Trump Critic

    If John McCain's illness requires a long absence from the U.S. Senate, his colleagues will be deprived of a dealmaker and ...
  5. Exxon Sues U.S. Over Fine Levied for Russia Deal Under Tillerson

    Exxon Mobil Corp sued the U.S. government on Thursday, blasting as "unlawful" and "capricious" a $2 million fine levied against ...
  6. U.S. Taxable Bond Funds Gather Most Cash Since March -Lipper

    U.S. fund investors shifted $7.6 billion to the safe harbor of taxable bonds during the most recent week, Lipper data showed ...
  1. What happens to my 401(k) plan if I switch jobs?

    Roll over your old 401(k) plan to your new 401(k) plan or an IRA, cash it out, or leave it alone. Which option is right for ...
  2. Are SIMPLE IRA plans subject to ERISA?

    Learn how the Employee Retirement Investment Security Act, or ERISA, guides the administration of Savings Incentive Match ...
  3. How does the notion of the American Dream influence the U.S. economy?

    Learn about how the American Dream has influenced the U.S. economy. The American Dream is the idea that anyone can make it ...
  4. What is the difference between revocable and irrevocable intervivos trusts?

    Learn what an inter vivos trust is, the difference between an irrevocable and a revocable inter vivos trust, and why it is ...
  5. Can a 401(k) be used for a house down payment?

    Learn how to tap your 401(k) retirement plan to finance a home purchase, as well as the potential downsides of borrowing ...
  6. Common Questions Asked About Social Security

    Here are some answers to common questions asked about Social Security.
  1. Why FANG Stocks Can Extend Their July Rally

    Indicators point to bullishness for FANG stocks going into earnings season.
  2. Bitcoin Retail Acceptance is Shrinking: Morgan Stanley

    A report by Morgan Stanley indicates that the recent surge in Bitcoin prices has made retailers skeptical of accepting the ...
  3. Mt. Gox ex-CEO Goes on Trial in Japan for Bitcoin Fraud

    The head of the failed Bitcoin exchange Mt Gox went on trial earlier this week over the loss of 100s of millions of dollars ...
  4. Facebook Now Has More Users in India Than in Any Other Country

    India has surpassed the U.S. in terms of daily active users on Facebook and presents a growth opportunity for the social ...
  5. Amazon Teases Real Estate Plans, Zillow Shares Tumble

    Zillow’s stock plummeted 4 percent after it emerged that Amazon might be set to launch a rival realtor hiring service.
  6. 4 Best Personal Finance Apps as of July 2017

    Managing your money and hitting your financial goals has never been easier with these top personal finance apps.
Hot Definitions
  1. Dow Jones Industrial Average - DJIA

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average is a price-weighted average of 30 significant stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange ...
  2. Revolving Credit

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  3. Marginal Utility

    The additional satisfaction a consumer gains from consuming one more unit of a good or service. Marginal utility is an important ...
  4. Contango

    A situation where the futures price of a commodity is above the expected future spot price. Contango refers to a situation ...
  5. Stop-Loss Order

    An order placed with a broker to sell a security when it reaches a certain price. A stop-loss order is designed to limit ...
  6. Acid-Test Ratio

    A stringent indicator that indicates whether a firm has sufficient short-term assets to cover its immediate liabilities. ...
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