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  1. Quant Funds Are Some of the World's Best

    LCH Investments' recent annual survey reveals that computer-based hedge funds are outpatcing their traditional rivals.
  2. 50 Cent Broke No More

    After a business deal went awry, the rap star dug himself out of bankruptcy by suing his lawyers.
  3. How to Ride Trump's First 100 Days

    Listen in as financial experts weigh what Trump's first 100 days could mean for Americans' finances.
  4. Buying Your First Investment Property? Top 10 Tips

    Check this list if you are thinking of making a purchase and becoming a landlord.
  5. Become Your Own Financial Advisor

    If you have some financial know-how, you don’t have to hire someone to advise you on investments. This tutorial will help ...
  6. 5 Misconceptions That Put Your Finances at Risk

    These are the pitfalls to avoid when planning your finances and investments.
  1. The Top 3 Growth Avenues for Advisors in 2017

    These are three options advisors have when considering the future growth of their business.
  2. What Should Investors Expect From Markets in 2017?

    A Q&A with Mark Okada, CIO and Co-Founder of Highland Capital Management, on his investment outlook.
  3. Why China's Stock Market Is On a Roll

    Shanghai: China's stock market is surging and may outperform longterm, Morgan Stanley says
  4. Redtail Technology

    Redtail firm provides advisors with web-based software that allows them to manage their client base.
  5. Trump's Likely Asian Trade War Targets

    Beyond China, Trump may focus his ire on big trade deficits with India, Thailand, Vietnam and Malaysia
  6. How Retirees Should Think About Investing

    Older households are still rebuilding their assets in a post-recession environment. Learn how to think about the task during ...
  1. 5 Things to Teach Your Teen About Money

    Use these questions to have a successful discussion with your teen about financial security.
  2. 5 Things You Shouldn't Tell Your Mortgage Broker

    Applying for a mortgage can be a strenuous process. Here are five things to avoid doing when meeting with your mortgage broker. ...
  3. Watch Out for "Junk" Mortgage Fees

    So many fees are tacked onto a mortgage, that it's easy to pay more than you have to.
  4. Can the Banking Industry Defend Itself Against Alternative Lending?

    If it learns to embrace fintech like its non-bank competitors have done.
  5. The 9 Things You Should Never Pack

    Chainsaws are illegal if you pack them in a carry-on. Here's what you can bring (and should leave at home).
  6. Trumped-Up Bank Shares Aided by Cost Savings (GS, JPM)

    While bank shares have been riding high on Trumped-up expectations, revenue growth is not the only reason to be optimistic ...
  1. Timeshares: Dream Vacation or Money Pit?

    This popular real estate product has its advantages, but don't expect to make a profit.
  2. Why China's Stock Market Is On a Roll

    Shanghai: China's stock market is surging and may outperform longterm, Morgan Stanley says
  3. Flows to Apple ETFs are Mixed (AAPL,XLK,QQQ,IYW)

    Apple stock is soaring, but flows to Apple-heavy ETFs are mixed.
  4. Is There a Trade War on the Horizon?

    Fierce resistance to President Trump’s plans to impose a border tax suggest that the U.S. may eventually walk away from the ...
  5. Mattel Targets Chinese Consumers With Alibaba Deal (MAT, BABA)

    Mattel and Alibaba join forces to tap into the toy market in China.
  6. Two Retail Superstars Face February Reality Checks (ROST, TJX)

    Discount retailers Ross Stores and TJ Maxx report earnings in February, with unrealistically high expectations raising odds ...
  1. Roche Lung Cancer Drug Alecensa Gets EU Nod (RHHBY)

    Roche’s Alecensa adds the large EU market for non-small cell lung cancer treatment.
  2. Momenta's Supply Partner Gets FDA Warning (MNTA)

    The warning will delay FDA approval of Momenta's 40-mg multiple sclerosis drug Glatopa.
  3. Qualcomm Calls KFTC Lawsuit Unfair, Citing Samsung

    Company may now cite Samsung's possible undue influence over the Korea Fair Trade Commission.
  4. Pass On Wal-Mart After Earnings (WMT, AMZN)

    Wal-Mart is trading at a 2-month high after a well-received fourth-quarter earnings report but faces a buzz-saw of resistance ...
  5. Revised Deal: Verizon to Pay $350M Less for Yahoo

    Verizon and Yahoo agreed to revised deal terms in which Verizon will pay $350 million less.
  6. Teva Pops in Early Trading (TEVA)

    Teva is up this morning, after Momenta Pharmaceuticals announced a delay of its generic version of Copaxone.
  1. RBS to Keep Williams & Glyn (RBS)

    Shares of RBS are jumping thanks to plans to overhaul Williams & Glyn. The new unit will offer fintech and business banking ...
  2. HSBC Plummets on Quarterly Loss, Stagnant Dividend (HSBC)

    Shares plummeted nearly 7 percent in trading in London, with ADR shares set to decline by a similar amount in pre-market ...
  3. HSBC Stock Slides on 62% Drop in Profit (HSBC)

    Shares of HSBC Holdings are sliding in London and over 6% lower in pre-market trading in the U.S. after the bank reported ...
  4. ArQule Liver Cancer Drug Fails Phase 3 (ARQL)

    ArQule’s liver cancer drug ARQ 197 failed a late-stage clinical trial.
  5. Roche Sues Amgen Over Avastin Biosimilar (AMGN)

    Roche filed suit to fend off competition from Amgen’s biosimilar for its bestselling drug Avastin.
  6. Alexion Shelves Rare-Disease Drug SBC-103 (ALXN)

    Alexion has shelved its mucopolysaccharidosis drug SBC-103, which it acquired in 2015.
  1. What Do You Need to Know About Annuities?

    There are varying views on annuities. Use this basic information to draw your own conclusions.
  2. Things Nursing Homes Are Not Allowed to Do

    Nursing home residents just got new safeguards to their rights – rights they aren't suppose to lose when entering a facility.
  3. Generation X (Gen X)

    Generation X, or Gen X, is the name given to the generation of Americans born between 1961 and 1980. Generation X follows ...
  4. Retirement: The Most Expensive Purchase You’ll Make in Your Life

    Most Americans know that saving for retirement is important. So why aren't they saving more?
  5. How Retirees Should Think About Investing

    Older households are still rebuilding their assets in a post-recession environment. Learn how to think about the task during ...
  6. What Is the Most Important Financial Lesson?

    When it comes to learning lessons about your finances, it helps to think about the future.
  1. H&R Block Gets IBM's Watson for Your Taxes (HRB, IBM)

    Can IBM’s Watson help with your taxes? H&R Block is betting that the famed artificial intelligence solution will increase ...
  2. Square

    Square helps small businesses accept credit cards, track sales and inventory and even obtain financing.
  3. Collaborative Economy

    Collaborative economy is a marketplace where consumers rely on each other instead of large companies to meet their wants ...
  4. Curb Your Enthusiasm Into Cisco Earnings (CSCO)

    Cisco Systems reports earnings on February 15th, with mixed technicals and a bearish price pattern unlikely to yield strong ...
  5. Prescriptive Analytics

    Prescriptive analytics is the use of technology to help businesses make better decisions about how to handle specific situations ...
  6. Amazon To Offer $10 Bras: Report (AMZN, LB)

    Amazon's latest foray into the lingerie business could start a price war.
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