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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. Can President Trump 'Fix' Social Security?

    Donald Trump’s plan to replenish Social Security goes in a very new direction.
  2. Can Trump Kill the Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT)?

    Getting rid of the AMT would be great for upper-middle class taxpayers.
  3. High Net Worth Investors Worry About Cybersecurity

    Many wealthy investors are more afraid of cybersecurity attacks than acts of terrorism.
  4. Inauguration Sell Signal for Trump-Putin Bromance

    Talk of a Trump-Putin bromance may end if Russian stocks, bonds and the ruble sell off after the inauguration
  5. Trump May Kill Jobs With Tariffs, NAFTA Exit

    Trump's plan to boost U.S. jobs by withdrawing from or revising Nafta may backfire, a major report says
  6. GM Fined $1M by SEC, Investing $1B in U.S. (GM)

    General Motors, which was fined $1 million by the SEC for accounting snafus, is planning a U.S. manufacturing investment ...
  1. Top 3 P2P Lending Players of 2017 (LC)

    P2P lending is saving money for borrowers while generating decent returns for investors.
  2. FHA Cuts Premiums for Private Mortgage Insurance

    The FHA recently announced its plans to lower PMI.
  3. What Trump Promised to do on Day One

    On October 22, Trump put his Day One promises in writing, listing 18 actions he would begin or accomplish before the end ...
  4. Trump’s Student Loan Repayment Plan: Could It Help You?

    Donald Trump’s student loan repayment plan is still just an idea, but if it shapes up as promised, it could save you money.
  5. 11 Hidden Costs of Owning a Home

    The cost of buying a home extends beyond the down payment, closing costs and your mortgage. Watch out for these costs.
  6. 5 Signs That You're Living Beyond Your Means

    Learn what to watch for before you find yourself drowning in debt or filing for bankruptcy.
  1. 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.
  2. 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
  3. 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.
  4. 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 ...
  5. Traders Turn to Corporate Bonds for Yield in 2017 (HYG, VCIT)

    Strong trends showing on the weekly charts of key corporate-bond ETFs suggests 2017 could be a good year to invest.
  6. Stocks Nearing Triangle Breakout Levels (TIVO, UNFI)

    Triangles breakouts can provide a risk-controlled way to participate in the next wave of a stock's trend.
  1. How Cisco Hopes to Leverage IoT for Growth

    As the networking firm seeks growth, it offers IoT-specific solutions and hardware to clients.
  2. Court Rules Against Shareholders in HP Fraud Case

    An appeals court in San Francisco rejects shareholders' rights to sue HP or its successor companies.
  3. Stocks, ETFs to Watch During Donald Trump's Presidency

    These stocks and ETFs could be good bets if Donald Trump ascends to the Oval Office.
  4. Artificial Intelligence Hedge Funds Outperforming Humans

    Who will win the robot wars?
  5. Billionaire Einhorn Digs Deeper into GM Position (GM)

    The head of Greenlight Capital said his hedge fund majorly upped his GM position.
  6. If Carl Icahn Lost 20% in 2016, What Hope is There?

    If iconic billionaire Icahn loses that much, are hedge funds pointless?
  1. Is CBS an Example Of A Broken PE Model? (CBS)

    Today, Credit Suisse put a $75 price target on CBS.
  2. Miller Tabak Initiates TripAdvisor Coverage (TRIP)

    Institutional trading firm Miller Tabak recently began coverage of shares of travel website company TripAdvisor Inc.
  3. Pepsi Cheaper Than Coke, Metrics Judge (PEP, KO)

    PepsiCo sports better PE and free cash flow valuations than its competitor Coke. It also gets more out of its invested capital.
  4. IMAX & AMC Expand Deal, Does it Matter? (IMAX.AMC)

    IMAX to be increased at more AMC locations. Will this help the falling growth of the movie theater chains?
  5. Google Sold 1M Pixel Phones Last Quarter: Bloomberg (GOOG, AAPL)

    The figure fell short of other estimates that predicted sales of 3 million for the company's smartphones.
  6. Top 3 Wine Stocks for 2017

    Some say sin stocks are going to be big this year, so why not consider these winning wine stocks?
  1. Best Freelancing Jobs for Retirees

    Retired from your job but still want to work? Here's how to turn your skills and know-how into a new freelancing career.
  2. 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 ...
  3. The Most Expensive States to Retire In

    Six places that aren't great for your retirement years (financially speaking).
  4. How Much Money Do You Need to Retire at 56?

    Who wouldn't want to retire early and enjoy the good life? The question is, "How much will it cost?" Here's a quick and dirty ...
  5. Retire a Millionaire in 10 Steps

    Having a million-dollar portfolio is a retirement dream for many people but making that dream come true requires some serious ...
  6. 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. ...
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