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  1. The Most Expensive States to Retire In

    Six places that aren't great for your retirement years (financially speaking).
  2. 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 ...
  3. Bill Ackman Eases Into the New Year (VRX)

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

    As Executive Vice President of Charles Schwab's Investor Services, Terri Kallsen oversees Schwab’s branch network, Independent ...
  5. Michael Green on Volatility

    As a former manager at Canyon Partners and Bain Capital, Michael Green‘s approach to valuation and the macro world is rooted ...
  6. Tips on Buying a Beach Condo in Costa Rica

    Costa Rica's incredible beaches make it the perfect place for a beach condo. Follow these tips to make sure you get a condo ...
  1. Kensho

    Kensho combines natural language search, graphical user interfaces, and cloud computing to take data analytics to a new level.
  2. How Hedge Funds Can Do More for Charitable Causes

    A Q&A with Tony Cowell about the role hedge funds can play as a source of philanthropic capital and charitable giving.
  3. Didn't Save Enough for Retirement? Your 'Unretirement' Plan

    If you didn't save enough for retirement, these steps will get you through.
  4. What Will Get You Audited by the IRS on 2016 Taxes

    These items on your 2016 taxes could make the IRS decide to audit you.
  5. Why Trump Should Stop the New Fiduciary Rule

    An argument for why the Trump administration should repeal the fiduciary rule.
  6. Anthony Scaramucci

    A look at the career and political background of Trump advisor Anthony Scaramucci.
  1. 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.
  2. Lien

    The legal right of a creditor to sell the collateral property of a debtor who fails to meet the obligations of a loan contract. ...
  3. Not-At-Fault Accidents Costing Drivers

    Lower income drivers are penalized more for not-at-fault accidents.
  4. BlackRock: March Interest Rate Hike Looks Likely (BLK)

    BlackRock predicts that the FED will raise interest rates next month, which, if true, should benefit financials and consumer ...
  5. How Does My Part-time Job Affect Social Security?

    Social Security benefits mean a lot to retirees' finances. Having a job, even part-time, can complicate matters if certain ...
  6. Should I Pay Down a Mortgage or Invest the Money?

    Does it make sense to pay down a mortgage or invest that money instead?
  1. Commodity Stocks Still Presenting Buying Signals (BHP, APC)

    A handful of commodity stocks continue to offer short-term trading opportunities as they move higher within a trend channel.
  2. Fashion Week: A Snapshot

    New York Fashion Week is in full swing, and provides and economic windfall for the city.
  3. New York Fashion Week: A Snapshot (KORS)

    New York Fashion Week brings a whirlwind of economic activity to New York City.
  4. NVIDIA Ascending Triangle Points to Upcoming Volatility (NVDA, AMD)

    NVIDIA's ascending triangle is both a warning and an opportunity.
  5. Why The Pakistan ETF Is Perky (PAK)

    This frontier market ETF is soaring, but investors should examine the reasons why.
  6. Strong Earnings and Tax Cuts Send Stocks Higher (SPY, DIA)

    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes. (SPY,DIA,IWM,QQQ)
  1. Apple's Spaceship Campus Will Be Called Apple Park (AAPL)

    Apple's new campus features the world's largest curved glass panel and runs entirely on solar energy.
  2. Different Approaches to Financial ETFs (JHMF,RYF)

    Cap-weighted funds dominate among financial services ETFs, but there are some interesting smart beta options to consider.
  3. Lowe's, Home Depot Up on Healthy Housing (HD, LOW)

    Home improvement retailers like Home Depot and Lowe's are enjoying strong sales thanks to a recovering housing market.
  4. EXAS Surges on Quarterly Results (EXAS)

    EXAS reported results for the fourth quarter and full year 2016, and gave upbeat guidance.
  5. 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.
  6. 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 ...
  1. What to Watch Out for in Tesla's Earnings Today (TSLA)

    The electric car maker surprised the markets by reporting a profitable quarter last year. Will it repeat the feat again?
  2. Qualcomm: New Wi-Fi Chip Addresses IoT Deluge

    Qualcomm launched a new Wi-Fi chip aimed at the IoT market as it aims to move beyond smartphones.
  3. VBL's Thyroid Cancer Drug Clears Phase 2 (VBLT)

    The multiple-indication drug VB-111 reported positive data for treating thyroid cancer.
  4. Exactech Posts Q4 Loss of 82 Cents a Share (EXAC)

    Exactech reported a 4Q loss of 82 cents a share compared to earnings of 29 cents last year.
  5. First Solar Struggling Against Trump Headwinds (FSLR)

    First Solar is losing ground despite a strong fourth-quarter earnings report, held down by Trump policies.
  6. Cidara Yeast Infection Gel Fails Phase 2 (CDTX)

    Cidara discontinued development of its anti-fungal topical after a Phase 2 trial failure.
  1. Are Fees Depleting Your Retirement Savings?  

    Each retirement account will have a fee associated with it. The key is to lower these fees as much as possible to maximize ...
  2. World's 7 Best Retirement Cities

    2017's top destinations for living and retiring abroad from Live and Invest Overseas.
  3. 10 Tips for Achieving Financial Security

    Follow this sound advice and plan for a comfortable future.
  4. Retirement Living: Renting Vs. Home Ownership

    Here are three simple questions you should consider when weighing this decision.
  5. Six Critical Rules for Successful Retirement Investing

    Understand which investment vehicles and strategies build you the most fiscally sound retirement.
  6. Become Your Own Financial Advisor

    If you have some financial know-how, you don’t have to hire someone to advise you on investments. This tutorial will help ...
  1. Skyworks Targets Automotive Space for Growth

    The chipmaker's CEO indicated optimism regarding a fast growing auto chip market.
  2. Cisco Expands Smart City Initiative in India

    Genpact will combine its analytics expertise with the US firm's Smart City Technology Platform.
  3. Facebook Hires Ex-CNN Anchor to Lead News Partnerships (FB)

    Depending on your point of view, Facebook has been an important partner to traditional news outlets or a combative opponent.
  4. First Data: 2016 Consumer Holiday Spending Up

    The tech firm's latest Holiday 2016 SpendTrend report indicates 4.7% YOY increase.
  5. NVIDIA Reveals Another A.I.-Driven Car En Route

    Hard on the heels of last week's news that NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) and longtime strategic partner Audi plan to introduce an ...
  6. SoFi, Inc.

    SoFi is a nontraditional financial services firm that offers student loans and refinancing programs.
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