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  1. How You Can Protect Assets With Umbrella Insurance

    Here's why protecting your assets from litigation via umbrella liability insurance is a good idea.
  2. Zillow Estimates: Not As Accurate As You Think

    Zillow uses a variety of data to calculate its "Zestimates," but anything from the wrong property details to missing upgrades ...
  3. Warren Buffett's Investing Style Reviewed

    Learn the main principles that Warren Buffet uses in assessing a company. His take on value investing may surprise you.
  4. How Busy Executives Can Make Time for What Matters

    Time is valuable, don't waste it by being unaccountable or by not outsourcing when possible.
  5. Ackman Maintains Short Bet on Herbalife (HLF)

    After months of bitter back-and-forth, Ackman's Pershing Square will continue to bet against Herbalife.
  6. Bill Ackman Made Two Big Purchases, But Won't Say What They Are

    In an annual investor presentation, the Pershing Square founder was being intentionally mysterious.
  1. Retirement Planning Strategies for Clients in Their 60s

    Here are four things clients in their 60s need to consider when it comes to retirement planning.
  2. Samumed Is Trying to Create the Fountain of Youth

    Eternal Youth: Samumed's value has grown to $12 billion as it researches treatments to make people younger
  3. Why Corporate Bond Issuance May Plunge

    Trump's tax overhaul may cause a drop from last year's $1.3 trillion in investment-grade bond issues
  4. Fed Vice Chair Warns on Lower Capital Requirements (XLF, .INX)

    Fed Vice Chair Stanley Fischer says reducing Frank-Dodd capital requirements for banks would put the financial system at ...
  5. What is Impact Investing?

    What is impact investing?
  6. NVIDIA Ascending Triangle Points to Upcoming Volatility (NVDA, AMD)

    NVIDIA's ascending triangle is both a warning and an opportunity.
  1. Are You Financially Stressed?

    Working with a certified financial planner can help alleviate financial stress.
  2. Loan-To-Value Ratio - LTV Ratio

    A lending risk assessment ratio that financial institutions and others lenders examine before approving a mortgage.
  3. Term Loan

    A loan from a bank for a specific amount that has a specified repayment schedule and a floating interest rate. Term loans ...
  4. Pre-Qualified Vs. Pre-Approved - What's The Difference?

    These terms may sound the same, but they mean very different things for homebuyers.
  5. Student Debt: Women Owe More

    A new research study shows that women carry more student loan debt than men.
  6. 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.
  1. Is WINS Finance's Breakout Sustainable? (WINS)

    Is WINS Finance Holdings's breakout sustainable or the sign of a near-term decline?
  2. Retail Executives Want to Kill Border Tax Proposal (AZO, BBY)

    Retail industry executives are the latest in a wave of CEOs scrambling to Washington for their cause.
  3. Tarullo Departure Gives Trump a Huge Opening at the Fed

    With three seats to fill on the Fed's board, President Trump a huge opportunity to put his stamp on Fed policy.
  4. Yellen Sees More Rate Hikes With Economic Growth

    Fed Chair Janet Yellen, who plans to complete her term as chair, expects more interest rate hikes on continued economic growth.
  5. Home Depot Rally Looks Bearish Under The Hood (HD)

    Home Depot has posted a long series of nominally higher highs since November 2015 while shareholders have abandoned positions ...
  6. Tesla's Back: Use These ETFs (TSLA, GEX, QCLN)

    Tesla shares are soaring again and that is good news for these ETFs.
  1. Natural Gas Futures Lose Ground (UGAZ)

    Monday saw weakness for the commodity, with natural gas futures seeing extended losses despite lower inventories and a Texas ...
  2. VF Corp. Posts In-Line Q4 Earnings, Revenue Miss

    The market leader indicates 'solid results' in Q4 while navigating an 'inconsistent' marketplace.
  3. Snapchat Has Big Competition in China

    It would be difficult for the Snapchat app to enter the Chinese market.
  4. Heineken’s Taverns Takeover Faces Inquiry

    The acquisition would make the Dutch brewery the U.K.'s third-largest pub group.
  5. Dividend Hike on the Way at Home Depot (HD)

    Home Depot could hike its dividend by 14.5% next week. The HD dividend looks safe, but Lowe's looks safer.
  6. Goldman Sachs Cuts Stake in Whole Foods (WFM)

    The reduction comes as the grocer struggles to grow sales, with the organic and natural food market becoming more competitive.
  1. Unlimited Data Offers Mean New Carrier Price War

    All four leading wireless carriers are now offering unlimited plans, ushering in a new price war.
  2. Court Rules Against Berkeley In CRISPR Patent Case (CRSP)

    UC Berkeley suffered a major setback in CRISPR patent infringement lawsuit against MIT and Harvard.
  3. Florida Man Plots to Blow Up Target Stores For Profit (TGT)

    A Florida sex offender has been arrested in a bizarre plot to force the shares of Target lower by bombing the stores of the ...
  4. Cryolife 4Q Revenues Missed Street Estimates (CRY)

    Cryolife missed 4Q revenue estimates, and predicted a modest increase in 2017 revenues.
  5. Nestlé Misses on Q4: Worst Sales Growth in 20 Yrs.

    The world's largest food company's new CEO cuts the firm's long-standing sales growth target.
  6. Shire PLC 4Q Earnings, Revenue Beat Street (SHPG)

    Baxalta’s contributions helped Shire beat Wall Street expectations for earnings and revenues.
  1. Why Gen-Xers Aren't Ready for Forced Retirement

    Generation X is often overlooked, and its members are often least ready for retirement.
  2. Retirement Planning Strategies for Clients in Their 60s

    Here are four things clients in their 60s need to consider when it comes to retirement planning.
  3. Things You Should Know About IRA Beneficiaries: Part 2

    Here's how IRAs, and the beneficiaries you name, work with wills and trusts.
  4. Understanding the “F” Word of Financial Planning

    When it comes to financial planning, "fiduciary" is the only F word you should need to know.
  5. What is Impact Investing?

    What is impact investing?
  6. Journey Through the 6 Stages of Retirement

    Financial planning is important, but emotional planning is the key to retiree bliss.
  1. Social Data

    Social data is information that social media users publicly share and that includes metadata such as the user’s location ...
  2. Cloud Security

    Cloud security is the protection of data stored online from theft, leakage and deletion.
  3. Are Fees Depleting Your Retirement Savings?  

    Each retirement account will have a fee associated with it. The key is to lower these fees as much as possible to maximize ...
  4. Brexit

    Brexit, an abbreviation of "British exit" that mirrors the term Grexit, refers to the possibility of Britain's withdrawal ...
  5. The Top 3 Blogging Tips for Financial Advisors

    Blogging is one of the easiest ways that financial advisors can attract and maintain clients.
  6. DOL Fiduciary Rule Explained as of Feb 3, 2017

    The Department of Labor (DOL) Fiduciary Rule is a new ruling that expands the “investment advice fiduciary” definition under ...
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  3. Treynor Ratio

    A ratio developed by Jack Treynor that measures returns earned in excess of that which could have been earned on a riskless ...
  4. Buyback

    The repurchase of outstanding shares (repurchase) by a company in order to reduce the number of shares on the market. Companies ...
  5. Tax Refund

    A tax refund is a refund on taxes paid to an individual or household when the actual tax liability is less than the amount ...
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    The monetary value of all the finished goods and services produced within a country's borders in a specific time period, ...
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