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  1. Englander's Millennium Management Ups Alcoa Stake 10x (AA, ELY)

    Millennium Management made a bet on metals manufacturing company Alcoa, Inc. in the third quarter.
  2. Don’t Do These 4 Things With a $ Windfall

    Getting a lump-sum payout from a pension, 401(k) or your rich uncle Albert can leave you feeling flush. The problem is staying ...
  3. DoubleLine Sees Pricey Tech Stocks, Gold (QQQ, GLD)

    Asset manager Jeffrey Gundlach of DoubleLine warns against tech stocks and gold after Trump’s surprise win.
  4. Einhorn's Greenlight Trims AAPL, GM, Adds U.S. Steel (AAPL,GM,X)

    The third quarter of 2016 saw David Einhorn reducing some of his largest positions and adding new ventures.
  5. Ex-PIMCO Billionaire Bill Gross Slams Donald Trump

    The billionaire former executive at PIMCO criticized the president-elect for his policies on infrastructure, taxes, and more.
  6. Soros 13F Points to More Than Just Emerging Markets (ABX, BMRN)

    Soros Fund Management's 13F for Q3 indicates new positions in several energy comapnies, call options for Bank of America, ...
  1. 6 IRA Tax Changes That Could Impact You Soon

    Here are several potential measures that could come before Congress in 2017 that would negatively impact the tax benefits ...
  2. How Hard are the CFA Exams?

    Learn about the difficulty of the CFA exams with a description of the tests, some statistics on pass rates and suggestions ...
  3. An Overview of Itemized Deductions

    Not taking the standard deduction this year could save you hundreds of dollars.
  4. How to Find a Financial Advisor / Planner

    How should you go about finding the right financial advisor? The first step is to figure out what sort of professional help ...
  5. Corporate America’s Profit Surge (UNH, CPB)

    Money machine: corporate profits rose 5.2% in the third quarter led by financials, technology, basic materials and utilities
  6. States May Step in if Trump Changes Wall Street Regulation

    Donald Trump’s stunning election upset brings with it many questions about the future of the financial regulatory industry.
  1. The Increasing Role of Chatbots in Financial Services

    Chatbots are becoming increasingly popular and playing a bigger role in financial services. Here's how they work and are ...
  2. Why The Regulatory Pendulum is About to Swing Back Toward Deregulation

    Donald Trump intends to scale back financial regulation. His handpicked cabinet and a GOP majority in Congress could help ...
  3. How to Save Your First $100,000

    Tips on how to save your first 100k.
  4. How Trump Is Rattling the Lone Star State

    The Alamo: Texans' next big battle may be preventing major losses of jobs and exports if President-Elect Trump renegotiates ...
  5. Alaska Expects to Close on Virgin America in 2016 (ALK)

    Alaska is confident that it will acquire Virgin America by the end of its fiscal year despite a stricter regulatory environment.
  6. 10 Ways to Cut Spending Before Retirement

    If your retirement income is less than you planned for, here is a list of ways to plan a new budget.
  1. How Do You Pass on Your Bitcoin When You Die?

    If all you have is a will, your bitcoin will disappear when you die... unless you take these precautions.
  2. How Currency Fluctuations Impacted 2016 Wealth

    These countries were impacted the most by currency swings.
  3. Oil Struggles on OPEC Doubts (UCO, USO)

    Oil futures erased yesterday’s gains early due to more rumors that OPEC’s talks are falling apart.
  4. China, Hong Kong Prepare for Market Link (YANG, YINN)

    China will soon allow a connection between Shenzhen and Hong Kong stock markets that would bring the entrepôt closer to the ...
  5. Three Retailers To Buy For A Holiday Trade (KSS, BURL)

    Strong Black Friday results could set the stage for healthy retail upside into year's end. These sector leaders should take ...
  6. Tiffany's Too High To Buy After Earnings (TIF, SIG)

    Tiffany's has rallied strongly after well received earnings and is now approaching a major resistance zone that should trigger ...
  1. Sarepta DMD Drug Covered by UnitedHealth (SRPT, UNH)

    At long last! Sarepta's muscular dystrophy drug Exondys 51 finally got coverage by UnitedHealth insurance.
  2. United Reconsiders Stock Buyback (UAL)

    United is rethinking its $2 billion share repurchase program because of increased labor and fuel costs.
  3. Alaska Releases November Statistics (ALK)

    Alaska Air Group had an excellent November based on its operational results.
  4. What Does Nicki Minaj Game Mean for Glu? (GLUU)

    GLUU will release "Nick Minaj: The Empire" on Dec. 8.
  5. United Heads to Canadian Federal Court (UAL)

    United is suing a complaint website over the use of its name and logo.
  6. Peak Oil

    A hypothetical date referring to the world's peak crude oil production, whereby following this day, production rates will ...
  1. Delta Releases November Statistics (DAL)

    Delta squeaked through an increase in revenue passenger miles, increased load factor and reduced its cargo ton miles.
  2. Delta’s December Investor Update (DAL)

    Delta released its December investor update on Dec. 2.
  3. Square Upgraded by Deutsche Bank, Shares Up (SQ)

    Analysts applaud the fintech leader's fiscal Q3 earnings beat, highlighting the success of its lending arm and foreseeable ...
  4. Macau Gross Gaming Revenue Jumps, Again (MGM, LVS)

    This is a positive sign for the casino resort industry in an area that was having past difficulty.
  5. Teleflex to Buy Vascular Solutions for $1B (TFX)

    Medical device maker Vascular Solutions finds a timely buyer, after its CEO was found not guilty in a criminal lawsuit.
  6. New 3D Player Emerges From Latin Am. (DDD, SSYS)

    The Buenos Aires, Argentina-based 3D printing maker bets its success in the region on the lack of competition in the retail ...
  1. Best Ways to Save For Retirement Without an IRA or 401(k)

    Learn the most common types of savings vehicles used to accumulate money for retirement outside employer-sponsored 401(k)s ...
  2. 5 Retirement Planning Pitfalls You Need to Avoid

    Retirement costs can be surprisingly high. Help minimize the shock of these future expenses by extensively planning and not ...
  3. Estate Planning for Beginners: Part Three

    A primary purpose of most trusts is to provide a timetable for the distributions of assets where an outright distribution ...
  4. Annuities: The Good, Bad and Ugly You Should Know

    Let's take an in-depth look at the different types of annuities and their pros and cons.
  5. Planning for Healthcare Costs in Retirement

    Healthcare often is the highest cost during retirement. Here's how to plan for and possibly buck that trend.
  6. How to Calculate Required Minimum Distributions

    Ever wondered how to calculate required minimum distributions from multiple accounts? Here's a quick primer.
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