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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. The Priorities of Personal Finance

    Before saving everything for retirement, make sure you're living life now and have insurance in place.
  2. Are You Financially Stressed?

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

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

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

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

    A new research study shows that women carry more student loan debt than men.
  1. Should Investors Worry about Marine Le Pen?

    The far-right candidate’s growing chance of victory at this year’s French presidential election could spur some interesting ...
  2. Macy's vs. Sears: 2 Beleaguered Retailers (M, SHLD)

    Macy's low price tag could make it an attractive acquisition target, Barron's suggests.
  3. Is WINS Finance's Breakout Sustainable? (WINS)

    Is WINS Finance Holdings's breakout sustainable or the sign of a near-term decline?
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  1. Alexion Shelves Rare-Disease Drug SBC-103 (ALXN)

    Alexion has shelved its mucopolysaccharidosis drug SBC-103, which it acquired in 2015.
  2. Gilead Sells Anti-Addiction Drug to Amygdala (GILD)

    Gilead sold its GS-6637 drug and alcohol addiction medicine to Amygdala.
  3. ImmunoGen's 4Q Loss Wider Than Expected (IMGN)

    ImmunoGen failed to meet analysts' revenue and earnings estimates for the fourth quarter.
  4. Flipping Houses: Is It Better Than the Buy and Hold Strategy?

    Real estate investors can choose to flip a property or hold it. Find out which strategy may best for you.
  5. Celgene MS Drug Reports Positive Phase 3 Data (CELG)

    Celgene’s multiple sclerosis drug ozanimod beat rival Avonex in a Phase 3 study.
  6. Buy These Uptrending Stocks on the Pullback (LRCX, CPRT)

    These stocks have been booming recently, and a recent pullback may present an opportunity to get in.
  1. Heineken’s Taverns Takeover Faces Inquiry

    The acquisition would make the Dutch brewery the U.K.'s third-largest pub group.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. Did Broadcom Just Break Out? (AVGO)

    Shares of Broadcom are rising today after positive comments from JP Morgan.
  5. General Mills Lowers Sales Outlook, Shares Fall

    The company expects sales to decline 4% this year due to a weak outlook for yogurt and soup.
  6. Tesla's Workers Are in Touch With UAW Organizers (TSLA)

    According to reports, union organizers from UAW are in touch with aggrieved workers at the electric car maker's factory.
  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

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