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  1. Take Responsibility for Your Finances

    Whether you have a large income or small income, it's important to include liquidity in your plan.
  2. Diederik Timmer on Sustainalytics' Growth

    Diederik Timmer discusses the research company's role in providing environmental and social governance.
  3. Nicole Davis on Finding Impact Portfolio Managers

    Veris Partner and Senior Wealth Manager Nicole Davis discusses finding the right managers to create and maintain an impact ...
  4. Anders Ferguson on Responsible Wealth Management

    Anders Ferguson spoke with Caleb Silver about private wealth management with a focus on impact investing.
  5. Ben Kille on Portfolio "Social Screens"

    Ben Kille discusses the burgeoning world of environmental, social and governance (ESG​) investing.
  6. Social Impact Statement

    A company's account of how its operations affect social and environmental factors in the communities where it operates. A ...
  1. Intuit's Shiny Quarter: What It Says About Tech (INTU, MSFT, FB)

    Tech Sweet SpotL The software company's earnings and revenue topped estimates
  2. Why GDP Can Grow at 3%: The Skeptics Are Wrong

    Hard data including booming earnings show the economy will pick up steam
  3. What is considered a healthy operating profit margin?

    Operating profit margin is one of the key profitability ratios that investors and analysts consider when evaluating a company. ...
  4. What is the difference between preference and ordinary shares?

    Preference shares, or preferred shares, have the advantage of a higher priority claim to the assets of a corporation in case ...
  5. How the Fed Fund Rate Hikes Affect the US Dollar

    Learn about the effects the federal funds rate on the U.S. dollar. Understand what happens when the Federal Reserve increases ...
  6. What's the difference between "top-down" and "bottom-up" investing?

    Top-down investing looks at the economy and tries to forecast which industry will generate the best returns. A bottom-up ...
  1. 10 Graduation Gifts For Financial Success

    Here are 10 gift ideas to help your college graduate prepare for a successful financial future.
  2. Why Your Career, Not a 401(k), Is Your Best Asset

    Learn why your career, not your house or retirement plan, is your best asset.
  3. How to Stress Test Your Financial Plan

    A look at four key variables and their impact on a financial plan.
  4. Minn. and Penn. High Schoolers Win National Economics Challenge 2017

    Questions included ones composed by the Federal Reserve. Yes, that Federal Reserve.
  5. Why Emergency Funds Are a Bad Idea

    Learn why taking the time to build an emergency fund is a staggeringly inefficient use of the precious and limited resource ...
  6. Advisor Firms: How to Attract Younger Talent

    Not enough young adults are joining the financial advisor profession. Here are some recruiting tips.
  1. Bitcoin Price Finds Further Support in Scaling Agreement

    The scaling agreement is likely to provide support to Bitcoin’s price rally.
  2. Take-Two Could Struggle to Rally Higher (TTWO)

    Take-Two experienced a volatile two days of trading following the delay of RDR2, but the stock could be moving into overbought ...
  3. What is arbitrage?

    Arbitrage is basically buying a security in one market and simultaneously selling it in another market at a higher price, ...
  4. Teva Breaks Down to Fresh Lows – Will It Bottom Out? (TEVA)

    Teva Pharmaceuticals has experienced a rough year, but the stock could be bottoming out at current levels.
  5. Retail Mergers Expected to Increase This Year

    Under pressure to grow, more retailers will likely turn to takeovers, an A.T. Kearney report says.
  6. Complex Derivatives Made Simple (USO, UNG)

    Many ETFs hold derivatives. Here's how to be sure if you own a derivatives-based ETF.
  1. Is The End of The Bull Market Near?

    Are hedge fund investors experiencing irrational exuberance?
  2. How Facebook, Exxon, Caterpillar Fuel S&P's Rise (FB, XOM, CAT)

    A large number of U.S. companies are producing high-quality earnings
  3. Global Exposure Without Leaving Home (VEA, DNL)

    Investors should shed home country biases and use international ETFs to increase portfolio diversity.
  4. Billionaire Dan Loeb's Third Point Thrives Despite Hedge Fund Plague (HON)

    The billionaire has shifted his strategies in order to find new ways of meeting returns in an era that is unfriendly to hedge ...
  5. Alibaba's Cainiao Invests Billions in AI Vans

    Cainiao, Alibaba's logistics arm, will embed AI in delivery vans as part of $7.3 billion effort.
  6. US Grocer Kroger Scrambles Before German Invasion

    Oppenheimer see significant overlap between Lidl's initial 20 US stores and Kroger and Walmart.
  1. BlackRock to Pay $1.25 Bln Over 20 Years for New York Headquarters

    BlackRock Inc will initially pay about $60 per square foot in rent for its future headquarters in the Hudson Yards district ...
  2. Automotive Retailers See Dismal Earnings Season (AAP, AZO)

    Advance Auto Parts and AutoZone are among the retailers whose results fell short of Street estimates.
  3. Nintendo Switch Lifts Fortunes of Best Buy Stores

    The retailer reported a surprise gain in comparable store sales thanks largely to Nintendo.
  4. GM Is Accused in Lawsuit of Cheating on Diesel Truck Emissions

    General Motors Co was accused in a lawsuit on Thursday of rigging hundreds of thousands of diesel trucks with devices similar ...
  5. MGT Capital Doubles Down on Bitcoin Mining (MGTI)

    The company stated that it will use new funding to invest in bitcoin mining computers.
  6. Snap's Big Gamble? (TWTR, SNAP)

    Snap is offering discounts to media buyers to encourage them to spend more on advertising.
  1. 8 Types of Americans Who Won't Get Social Security

    Most Americans eventually get Social Security retirement benefits. Those who don't need a solid Plan B.
  2. Avoid These 4 Estate Planning Mistakes

    Avoiding these four common estate planning mistakes will ensure you and your family are prepared.
  3. The 3 Things Every Future Retiree Needs to Do First

    This is what you need to see clearly before you actually retire.
  4. Reduce Taxes With the Right Retirement Accounts

    This article highlights a few of the tax issues related to retirement planning and investing.
  5. Top 5 Retirement Savings Habits to Start Now

    Use these 5 tips to start saving for retirement now and prepare for a better tomorrow.
  6. No Job? Not Eligible for Medicare? You Have Options

    If you lose your job but don't qualify for Medicare yet, you have options for healthcare coverage.
  1. How Home Depot, Best Buy, Wal-Mart Can Beat Amazon (HD, BBY)

    Amazon.com Inc.'s growth has caused sales of many retailers to plunge, yet some are poised to thrive.
  2. How Do Apple And Nokia Benefit From Ending Their Patent Battle? (AAPL, NOK)

    Both companies stand to gain from ending a vicious patent dispute that started last December.
  3. Blockbuster! Netflix's Journey on Its IPO Anniversary

    If you bought the stock during the IPO, you'd have raked in a 14,000% return
  4. Amazon Boosts UK Prime Subscriber Offering With Live TV (AMZN)

    Amazon will broadcast live sports, starting today, to attract more U.K. subscribers to its Prime service.
  5. Fidelity CEO Outlines 4 Problems With Bitcoin Ecosystem

    In her address to a conference, Abigail Johnson pointed to the lack of mainstream use cases for bitcoin.
  6. Is Tesla Topping Out? (TSLA)

    Tesla's lack of progress since breaking out to a new high above 300 in April could signal an impending slide toward $250. ...
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