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  1. Bill Ackman Eases Into the New Year (VRX)

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

    As Executive Vice President of Charles Schwab's Investor Services, Terri Kallsen oversees Schwab’s branch network, Independent ...
  3. 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 ...
  4. 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 ...
  5. Why High Income Workers Should Be Maxing Out Their 401(k)s in 2017

    If you're pulling in a bigger salary, there are two important reasons to consider making the most of your 401(k) in the new ...
  6. 6 Insurance Policies High Net Worth Clients Pay For

    Here are six types of insurance that the wealthy use to protect their assets.
  1. Can Trump Kill the Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT)?

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

    Many wealthy investors are more afraid of cybersecurity attacks than acts of terrorism.
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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 ...
  6. M1 Finance LLC

    M1 Finance is a new robo-advisor that aims to take the work out of portfolio maintenance for DIY investors.
  1. Emolument

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

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

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

    Here's how cyber security risks mean for the financial industry and consumers.
  5. A Roth IRA or 529 Plan for a Grandchild's College?

    Should you consider funding a Roth IRA or a 529 for your grandchild for college?
  6. The Smartest Way to Tap Your Home Equity

    Using your home as a source of funds can be a smart choice in some situations. Just be sure to run the numbers carefully.
  1. 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
  2. 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.
  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. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. Digital Asset Holdings

    Digital Asset Holdings provides settlement and ledger services for financial assets.
  1. Private Mortgage Insurance - PMI

    A policy required by lenders for borrowers who are putting down less than 20% for a home mortgage. PMI usually requires an ...
  2. AMC Continues to Expand its Reach (AMC)

    Today AMC announced it would buy Nordic Cinema Group for $929 million giving in 900 theaters worldwide.
  3. Tesla Model S Now Travels 335 Miles On Single Charge (TSLA)

    The new Model S beats General Motors' Chevy Bolt but is pricier as compared to it.
  4. MGIC Reported Q4 Earnings Jump of 40.3% (MTG)

    Overcoming low interest rates during the second half of 2016, MGIC released Q4 earnings of $107.52M, which trumped last year's ...
  5. Former HP Exec Lands Funding for Software Startup

    Austrian startup Tricentis gets another $165 million from U.S. private equity firm Viewpoint.
  6. What to Expect From Ely Lilly & Co. in Q4 (LLY)

    Eli Lilly & Co. reports Q4 results the morning of January 31st. Will its expected strong earnings-per-share results be ...
  1. Top 5 Technology Penny Stocks for 2017 (MOSY, ANY)

    These 5 technology penny stocks look like they could outperform in 2017.
  2. Catabasis Reports Muscular Dystrophy Drug Data (CATB)

    Catabasis said its muscular dystrophy drug CAT-1004 performed well in a preliminary study.
  3. SEC Probes Yahoo's Data Breach Disclosure Timing

    An inquiry into Yahoo's timing of hacking disclosure throws Verizon sale into question yet again.
  4. Zacks: Synovus Exceeds Q4 Expectations (SNV)

    Synovus announced its adjusted earnings for the fourth quarter increased 22.2 percent from 2015.
  5. CalPERS Lowers Stake in Windstream Shares (WIN)

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

    Discover will need to show growth in core loan business to affirm it can compete.
  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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