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  1. Ackman Maintains Short Bet on Herbalife (HLF)

    After months of bitter back-and-forth, Ackman's Pershing Square will continue to bet against Herbalife.
  2. 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.
  3. 6 Outrageous Billionaire Purchases

    From costly pigeons to billion-dollar houses, we'll look at six of the most outrageous billionaire purchases.
  4. How Do You Flip a Home?

    Flipping (also called wholesale real estate investing) is a type of real estate investment strategy in which an investor ...
  5. How to Break Your Bad Financial Habits

    For individuals and families to hold their own and build equity for retirement, they need to commit to responsible spending ...
  6. Hedge Fund Fortunes Change, High-Rolling Culture Doesn't

    The lavish lifestyles of hedge fund employees have persisted, even as returns have dwindled.
  1. 3 Ways Retirees Can Generate Income from Investments

    It's not enough to have savings; those investments have to generate income to last through retirement. Here's how.
  2. Top Alternative Investments for Retirement

    Diversify your retirement portfolio with alternative investments – peer-to-peer lending, precious metals, even Bitcoins.
  3. 2016 SEC Enforcement Cases: The Year in Review

    The SEC set a new record in 2016 for the number of enforcement actions it brought.
  4. The Market's Biggest Bull Sees 12% Gain for 2017

    Deutsche Bank’s Chadha sees the S&P 500 at 2,600 by year-end, up 12% from today
  5. Millennials Will Be Still Be Working at 75

    A recent study concludes that Millennials will have to work until age 75 to fund their retirement.
  6. Square

    Square helps small businesses accept credit cards, track sales and inventory and even obtain financing.
  1. The Best Colleges for Financial Aid

    What are the best colleges for financial aid? Are the much cheaper state schools a better choice than their private-school ...
  2. How to Put Your Pay Raise to Work

    Put your pay raise to work and you can end up with a windfall.
  3. The Interest Rates: APR, APY And EAR

    When most people shop for financial products, all they focus on is the listed interest rate. Human eyes instinctively dismiss ...
  4. Auto Delinquency Rates Near 2008 Highs (F, KMX)

    Auto delinquency rates edge close to the peak reached during the height of the financial crisis, fueling speculation that ...
  5. How to Build Your Credit Score to 850

    Use these tips to increase your credit score and your ability to get low interest rates on loans.
  6. Compounding Is Important in the Later Years Too

    The power of compounding is even greater in the later years of saving for retirement.
  1. Euro to Strengthen Against Dollar After Election Season (BAC)

    Political uncertainty abounds on both sides of the Atlantic, but once calm returns BofA sees EUR trading back to 1.10 by ...
  2. Alexion Pharmaceuticals on the Recovery Trail (ALXN)

    A healthy buy-the-news reaction to a mixed quarterly report could signal the end of the long Alexion Pharmaceuticals downtrend. ...
  3. Watch These Bullish Oil ETFs (XOP, XLE)

    Price patterns and seasonality are indicating several bullish months for the price of oil. Here are ways to capitalize. (XOP,XLE)
  4. Timeshares: Dream Vacation or Money Pit?

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

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

    Apple stock is soaring, but flows to Apple-heavy ETFs are mixed.
  1. Clovis Oncology 4Q Loss Misses Street (CLVS)

    While Clovis lost $70.7 million, or $1.83 a share, in the latest 4Q, below analyst estimates.
  2. How You Make Money In Real Estate

    If you're interested in the real estate game, make sure you know what factors will affect whether you make money or not. ...
  3. Top 4 Bank Stocks for 2017

    These four bank stocks have positive outlooks for 2017.
  4. Disney and IMAX Extend Relationship Through 2019

    The two companie have announcing their distribution deal now goes through 2019.
  5. Microsoft Confirms Update Is Coming To Windows 10

    Microsoft confirmed at its developer conference that an update is coming to Windows 10 this year.
  6. Three Stocks Ripe For Bottom Fishing (NPTN, LGND)

    Recent laggards should benefit when market players take profits on their top performing positions and seek out lower-risk ...
  1. Wall Street Grows Cautious on Bank Stocks (FFIN, CBU)

    Bank shares have surged since the election, prompting concerns these securities are overpriced.
  2. These Small Biotechs Are Poised to Go Higher (GBT, VSAR)

    Here's why one hedge fund manager is betting big on small-cap biotech firms.
  3. Tesla Rises in After-Hours Trading After Mixed Earnings Report (TSLA)

    The electric car maker beat on revenues but fell short of analysts' estimates for its earnings.
  4. Study Shows Surge in Demand for 'Natural' Products

    Lifestyle shifts have produced a new breed of consumers, driving a wave of natural product releases.
  5. Walmart E-Commerce Intimidating Amazon (WMT, AMZN)

    Walmart is threatening to be a tough e-commerce contender for Amazon.
  6. Uber Launches Self-Driving Service in Tempe, Ariz. (GOOG, TSLA)

    The startup rode into Arizona after California banned its self-driving experiment.
  1. Understanding the “F” Word of Financial Planning

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

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

    Financial planning is important, but emotional planning is the key to retiree bliss.
  4. 3 Ways Retirees Can Generate Income from Investments

    It's not enough to have savings; those investments have to generate income to last through retirement. Here's how.
  5. Top Alternative Investments for Retirement

    Diversify your retirement portfolio with alternative investments – peer-to-peer lending, precious metals, even Bitcoins.
  6. How Working After Retirement Affects Social Security

    Working after retirement can positively affect your Social Security benefits.
  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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