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  1. The Rich Are Getting Richer

    The wealth distribution gap in the U.S. continues to grow, aided by recent gains in the stock market.
  2. 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.
  3. Carl Icahn Buys Precision Auto Care (PACI)

    Activist investor Carl Icahn has acquired Precision Auto Care, Inc., expanding his automotive company empire.
  4. What types of companies hire a chartered financial analyst (CFA)?

    Find out which types of firms typically employ chartered financial analysts, what positions CFAs frequently hold and which ...
  5. How Small Business Owners Can Save More for Retirement

    A retirement planning strategy that can help small business owners keep more of their earnings.
  6. Opinion: In Fact, Taxing the Rich Can Help the Economy

    Real-life lessons from Kansas and California.
  1. Rounded Bottom Could Mean a Rally for These Stocks

    These stocks are showing a rounded bottom – a powerful pattern that often goes unnoticed until it is too late.
  2. Health Carrier Stocks Need to Hold These Levels

    Health insurance carriers are starting to show technical cracks that could trigger steep declines if the ACA system collapses.
  3. Chipotle Stock Falls to Critical Support After Illness

    Chipotle shares declined after customers fell ill at a Virginia restaurant, but analysts are divided on the long-term implications.
  4. Amazon Stock Breaks Out After Blitz Into New Industries

    Amazon shares hit fresh highs this week as investors look forward to the company's move into new industries.
  5. Are You Too Old to Benefit from Opening a Roth IRA?

    You may not be too old to open a Roth IRA. Roth IRAs can offer significant retirement income security and tax advantages, ...
  6. Dow Theory Gores Stock Market's Bears

    Bear Hunting: The Dow Jones Transportation Average's new high is a bullish indicator
  1. The Benefits of Using a Thrift Savings Plan (TSP)

    A thrift savings plan is a retirement savings plan that benefits federal employees.
  2. Minimum Wage

    The minimum wage is a legally mandated price floor on hourly wages, below which non-exempt workers may not be offered or ...
  3. 6 Ways to Avoid Becoming an Identity Theft Victim

    Don't become a victim of identity theft. Take these steps to protect your identity and finances.
  4. The Beauty of Budgeting

    Whether your issue is credit card debt, student loans (or the fact that Social Security isn't rising next year), it's time ...
  5. 5 Ways to Stunt a Child's Financial Growth

    Personal finance is not covered in schools, so it's up to parents to teach kids how to manage money.
  6. Can I add my higher income spouse's name to my Roth IRA in order to raise our contribution limits?

    IRS rules prevent you from maintaining joint Roth IRA accounts. However, you may accomplish your goal of contributing larger ...
  1. Tesla Stock Is at Risk of a Major Breakdown

    Even Elon Musk has hinted that Tesla stock might be a bit pricey.
  2. The Top 3 Netflix Shareholders (NFLX)

    Discover the top three owners of Netflix shares, and learn how the 30-person startup grew into a global streaming network ...
  3. BlackRock Stock Breaks Down to Pivot Point Support

    BlackRock shares broke down after bearish second quarter results. Where is the stock headed over the long term?
  4. Hesitant Traders Turn Their Attention to Utilities

    Nearby support on the charts of key utilities suggests that the sector could be a good choice in the coming months.
  5. Setback for Trump Agenda Leaves Dollar Stranded

    The dollar fell to a 10-month low on Tuesday, bearing the brunt of a selloff triggered by another setback to U.S. President ...
  6. Trucker Stocks Shake Off J.B. Hunt Shortfall

    Trucker stocks are probing monthly highs after an initial sell-the-news reaction to J.B. Hunt's weak second quarter results.
  1. Rising Gold Production Pushes Newmont Past Profit Estimates

    Newmont Mining Corp handily beat quarterly profit estimates on Tuesday as production improved, more than offsetting the impact ...
  2. Ad Company Interpublic's Results Disappoint, Shares Slide

    Advertising company Interpublic Group on Tuesday reported surprisingly weak quarterly results, hurt by tepid client spending ...
  3. Custom Burgers, $1 Drinks Boost McDonald's Sales; Shares Jump

    McDonald's Corp on Tuesday posted its biggest jump in global sales at established restaurants in five years, helped by stronger ...
  4. Why Oil Prices Are Headed Even Lower

    A look at the trendlines shows that the price of oil is going to keep dropping.
  5. Activist Investor Urges Sale of Barnes & Noble

    Activist hedge fund Sandell Asset Management Corp on Tuesday urged Barnes & Noble Inc to sell itself, saying the struggling ...
  6. GM Promises to Cut High Inventory as Profit Beats Expectations

    General Motors Co on Tuesday reported a better-than-expected quarterly net profit, helped by cost cuts, and promised to cut ...
  1. GM Promises to Cut High Inventory as Profit Beats Expectations

    General Motors Co on Tuesday reported a better-than-expected quarterly net profit, helped by cost cuts, and promised to cut ...
  2. Caterpillar Bulldozes Expectations, Raises 2017 Forecast Again

    Caterpillar Inc's results smashed expectations and the company raised its full-year forecast for the second time, underscoring ...
  3. Eurex Says EU Euro Clearing Plans Don't Go Far Enough

    European Union plans to supervise euro-denominated clearing in London after Brexit don't give the bloc's regulators enough ...
  4. Hong Kong Fund Leads Chase for Germany Energy Management Group Ista -Sources

    Hong Kong's CK Infrastructure(CKI) is seen as the frontrunner to buy German metering and energy management group Ista for ...
  5. EXCLUSIVE -London Metal Exchange to Publish Gold, Silver Reference Prices Within Weeks

    The London Metal Exchange (LME) will start publishing gold and silver reference prices, the exchange told Reuters on Tuesday, ...
  6. 3 Signs Point to a Rebound for Chipotle Stock

    These three indicators say Chipotle stock is ready to end its fall.
  1. Is a Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) a qualified retirement plan?

    Take advantage of the government's retirement plan for employees with the Thrift Savings Plan. As with a 401(k), contributions ...
  2. Who manages the assets in a Roth 401(k) account?

    Learn how to personally manage the assets in your Roth 401(k) plan and determine the best options available to help meet ...
  3. Can I get both military and Social Security benefits?

    Learn how it's possible to receive both Social Security benefits and a military pension in retirement, and how retirement ...
  4. How do Pay As You Go pension plans work?

    Learn how pay-as-you-go pension plans are different than fully funded pension plans and why some government plans are running ...
  5. What are the main differences between Social Security Benefits and Social Security Income (SSI)?

    Read this article to learn about the differences between SSDI and SSI benefits, including qualifications, program funding, ...
  6. Are dividends the best way to make money for retirement?

    Using dividends for retirement income can provide a hedge against a variety of risks, but investors need to be aware of the ...
  1. Billionaires Making the Shift to Cryptocurrency Investments

    More and more wealthy individuals are exploring the possibilities in the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency realm.
  2. Bitcoin Beats Fine China on Wedding Registries in the U.S.

    Young couples getting married are asking for the digital currency more often than traditional gifts like fine China.
  3. Who is Erik Finman, the Bitcoin Millionaire Teenager?

    Erik Finman made millions off of an investment in Bitcoin. Now he is skeptical about the future of Ethereum.
  4. Could Blockchain Really Have Better Security Than Banks?

    Some experts believe adopting security measures used by banks could help to strengthen the viability of blockchain technology. ...
  5. Analyzing Netflix's Spending on Content

    An accounting document released by Netflix provides a peek into content spending and amortization.
  6. Facebook Is Launching a Subscription News Product

    The social network had problems with publishers earlier this year and is mending fences to drive more revenue toward them.
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    The additional satisfaction a consumer gains from consuming one more unit of a good or service. Marginal utility is an important ...
  5. Contango

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