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  1. "Blockchain is Coming and It Could Save Lives," Says Davos Video

    The Davos World Economic Forum (Jan 17-20) unveiled an explainer video all about blockchain technology.
  2. The Most Expensive States to Retire In

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

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

    As Executive Vice President of Charles Schwab's Investor Services, Terri Kallsen oversees Schwab’s branch network, Independent ...
  6. 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 ...
  1. Why Your Will Needs a 'Titanic Clause'

    If you don't have a Titanic clause in your will and disaster strikes, there's no guarantee that your intended beneficiaries ...
  2. Private Equity Deals Leading M&A Wave in Japan

    Sumo Wrestlers: Private equity firms are now heavyweight dealmakers in Japan
  3. Airbus CEO Eyes Flying Car in 2017 (EADSY)

    Tom Enders, CEO of aerospace company Airbus Group SE, said the business could unveil a test version of a self-piloted flying ...
  4. Detailed Ways to Protect Digital Data

    Knowing how to protect digital data has become a big concern these days. Here are four easy ways to keep your personal information ...
  5. "Blockchain is Coming and It Could Save Lives," Says Davos Video

    The Davos World Economic Forum (Jan 17-20) unveiled an explainer video all about blockchain technology.
  6. Top Takeaways from the DOL's Fiduciary Rule FAQs

    The DOL's first round of fiduciary rule FAQs addresses many key issues for advisors.
  1. Mortgage vs. Home-Equity Loan: How They Differ

    Mortgages and home-equity loans both use the borrower's home value as collateral.
  2. KeyCorp Beats Expectations for Revenues, Earnings (KEY)

    KeyCorp saw higher profits, rising loan activity and greater demand for financial services in the fourth quarter.
  3. Prudential Now Manages Over $1 Trillion (PRU)

    Prudential now has over $1 trillion in assets under management, while its insurance business continues to struggle.
  4. McKesson Fined $150M for Opioid Reporting Violations (MCK)

    McKesson was fined $150 million for failing to report pharmacies' suspicious painkiller orders.
  5. Top 6 Mindless Money Wasters

    If you'd like to save more money, first you'll need to conquer the first step: coming up with the cash.
  6. Mortgage Company

    A company engaged in the business of originating and/or funding mortgages for residential or commercial property.
  1. United Stuck at Resistance After Mixed Earnings (UAL, LUV)

    United Continental is getting sold at resistance after a mixed earnings report but could break out in coming weeks.
  2. Target's Holiday Miss Could Trigger New Downtrend (TGT, KSS)

    Target is testing 2-year support in the mid 60s for the fifth time and could break down in coming weeks, entering a multiyear ...
  3. Chart of the Week: Where is the Dollar Going?

    After a nearly four-year run we still see a more measured U.S. dollar rally ahead. Richard explains why.
  4. How Trump’s Dollar Bashing May Hurt the Economy

    President-Elect Trump has been talking down the “too strong” dollar, which may have negative economic consequences
  5. Why Are So Many Banks Adopting Blockchain Technology? (IBM)

    They wouldn't be throwing so much money on blockchain if they weren't certain it was the future of banking.
  6. 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 ...
  1. Netflix: The Most Recent Example of Gap & Go (NFLX)

    The fact that prices are above resistance tells us that we want to be in the direction of the buyers.
  2. EU Praises Audiobook Decision by Apple and Amazon (AAPL, AMZN)

    The end of exclusivity should clear the way for increased competition and choice in the audiobook industry.
  3. Indian Officials 'Balked' at Apple Demands: Reuters (AAPL, SSNLF)

    Reuters says Apple's demands to the Indian government included duty exemption for manufacturing materials and "less-intrusive" ...
  4. Analysts: What’s Driving Square Stock in 2017?

    Analysts applaud Jack Dorsey's payment platform as it transforms into a one-stop shop for merchants.
  5. CVS Health Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Friday (CVS)

    CVS Health will send its dividend payment on Feb. 2 to shareholders of record as of Jan. 24.
  6. Acuity Brands Trades Ex-Dividend Thursday (AYI)

    Acuity Brands will send its dividend payment on Feb. 1 to shareholders of record as of Jan. 23.
  1. Analysts: What’s Driving Square Stock in 2017?

    Analysts applaud Jack Dorsey's payment platform as it transforms into a one-stop shop for merchants.
  2. CVS Health Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Friday (CVS)

    CVS Health will send its dividend payment on Feb. 2 to shareholders of record as of Jan. 24.
  3. Acuity Brands Trades Ex-Dividend Thursday (AYI)

    Acuity Brands will send its dividend payment on Feb. 1 to shareholders of record as of Jan. 23.
  4. Barclays Downgrades Cerner Corp.

    Analyst Eric Percher says the IT firm's growth outlook of 10% is too optimistic.
  5. Colgate-Palmolive Trades Ex-Dividend Thursday (CL)

    Colgate will send its dividend payment on Feb. 15 to shareholders of record as of Jan. 23.
  6. Regal Entertainment Options Pick-Up (RGC)

    Some unusual option activity ahead of tomorrow's expiration.
  1. Should I Invest in Stocks During My Retirement?

    Your financial situation and personal risk tolerance will dictate the amount of stock you want in your retirement portfolio. ...
  2. Advisors: Clients Must Take First RMD by April 1

    Many Baby Boomers must take their first RMDs from retirement accounts this year.
  3. How to Change Your Lifestyle to Retire Early

    You will likely have to change your lifestyle to retire early, but it's definitely doable.
  4. How Retirement Spending Depends on Your Priorities

    There are several factors to take into consideration when creating your retirement income plan.
  5. Don't Forget Long-Term Care in Retirement Plans

    Be sure to include long-term care and the expenses it involves in your retirement plan.
  6. Terri Kallsen: Investopedia Profile

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