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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. For Wealthy People, Trump's Presidency is Gonna Be 'YUGE'

    Donald Trump's tax plan likely means big tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans.
  2. Can President Trump 'Fix' Social Security?

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

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

    Many wealthy investors are more afraid of cybersecurity attacks than acts of terrorism.
  5. 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
  6. 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
  1. Apple Files Billion Dollar Lawsuit Against Qualcomm (AAPL, QCOM)

    The Cupertino company alleges that Qualcomm withheld a billion dollars in payments.
  2. The Mortgage Market's $1 Trillion Debt Cloud (JPM)

    The value of bonds backed by risky, single-family mortgages exceeded $1 trillion in November.
  3. Emolument

    Compensation for employment, services or holding office. Emolument is generally used in a legal context. Emolument can vary ...
  4. Buying a House with Tenants: A Quick Guide

    Before buying a house with tenants, know the risks and responsibilities you're taking on.
  5. The Smart Way to Switch Financial Advisors

    If you want to switch your financial advisor, take these 4 steps first.
  6. Cyber Attacks and Bank Failures: Risks You Should Know

    Here's how cyber security risks mean for the financial industry and consumers.
  1. Global Market ETFs at Breakout Levels (EWG, EWQ)

    These global market ETFs are breaking through resistance at 52-highs.
  2. A Look Beyond the Stock Market Reactions to Trump

    With averages near historic highs, a future bear market could be good news for some investors.
  3. Why is Mercedes Maker Daimler Buying a Bitcoin Business? (OTC:DDAIF)

    Why would a car maker buy a Bitcoin company? What's Daimler's endgame?
  4. 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.
  5. 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 ...
  6. 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.
  1. Zacks: Synovus Exceeds Q4 Expectations (SNV)

    Synovus announced its adjusted earnings for the fourth quarter increased 22.2 percent from 2015.
  2. Top 4 Platinum Stocks for 2017 (SBGL, PLG)

    Platinum prices have fallen, but 2017 may be a good year for the metal and companies that mine it.
  3. CalPERS Lowers Stake in Windstream Shares (WIN)

    The California Public Employees' Retirement System recently reduced its stake in shares of telephone service company Windstream ...
  4. Discover Q4 Earnings on Tap, What to Expect? (DFS)

    Discover will need to show growth in core loan business to affirm it can compete.
  5. Flat Prospects for Sanofi in the Near Future? (SNY)

    Two failed acquisitions have cast a long shadow on Sanofi's prospects.
  6. Alibaba Earnings Out Tuesday, What to Expect? (BABA)

    BABA shares declined 4% despite crushing analysts’ second quarter estimates on both the top and bottom lines.
  1. BlackBerry Enters Indian Market Via AtHoc

    BlackBerry is making a push into India, launching a pilot of its crisis-communications platform.
  2. McDonald's Price Levels to Watch After Earnings (MCD)

    McDonald's got hit with an initial sell-the-news reaction after a mixed earnings report but should recover quickly and test ...
  3. PharmAthene and Novartis-Backed Altimmune to Merge (PIP)

    The two Maryland biotech companies will merge in an all-stock transaction.
  4. AK Steel Q4 Earnings Coming Up, What to Expect (AKS)

    AK Steel appears to have had a Trump bump to the tune of 84% over the past three months.
  5. Barclays Preparing to Fight $31 Billion Fine (BCS)

    Barclays is reportedly planning to ask U.S. courts to dismiss a $31 billion lawsuit alleging it misled investors during the ...
  6. Oppenheimer Rates Oracle Stock a Hold (ORCL)

    In the wake of Oracle's CloudWorld event, Oppenheimer analysts reiterated a Hold rating on the company's stock. So, why aren't ...
  1. 6 Signs You're Ready to Retire Early

    If you can answer "yes" to these six questions, you may be ready to retire early.
  2. 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.
  3. 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 ...
  4. The Most Expensive States to Retire In

    Six places that aren't great for your retirement years (financially speaking).
  5. 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 ...
  6. 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 ...
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