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  1. These Hedge Funds Did Great Despite a Tough 2016

    2016 has been one of the toughest years in hedge fund history.
  2. But What About Trump's Hedge Funds Holdings?

    Trump claims he offloaded stock posing conflicts of interest. Hedge funds are more complicated.
  3. Hedge Fund Launches Are Continuing to Shrink

    Low launch levels plus record liquidations means a drop in the number of funds.
  4. Former Citadel Employee Launches $200 Million Hedge Fund

    Joseph Rotter, formerly of Citadel, launches a new fund at Neuberger Berman.
  5. Trump Rally Passed Many Hedge Funds By

    Trump's win boosted stocks, but many hedge funds failed to see the benefits.
  6. Tepper's Appaloosa Management Refunds $3B to Clients

    Is the billionaire's decision to reduce assets a bearish assessment of the market?
  1. Morgan Stanley Announces Partnership with Thiel-Backed Addepar (MS)

    Morgan Stanley is the first to get on board the billionaire's bank aggregator startup.
  2. Terri Kallsen: Investopedia Profile

    As Executive Vice President of Charles Schwab's Investor Services, Terri Kallsen oversees Schwab’s branch network, Independent ...
  3. China Cracks down on Bitcoin Exchanges, Prices Fall

    China's activities are a main driver in Bitcoin's price.
  4. "John Doe" Bitcoin Summons Has Coinbase Users Fighting Back

    The IRS versus Coinbase. The issue: anonymity of Bitcoin owners.
  5. Swift Capital Review: A Safe Loan for Businesses?

    In this Swift Capital review, find out how these short-term operating loans work for small businesses – and whether they're ...
  6. Michael Green on Volatility

    As a former manager at Canyon Partners and Bain Capital, Michael Green‘s approach to valuation and the macro world is rooted ...
  1. Shopping for Mortgage Rates

    A step-by-step guide to finding and locking in the best rate for a mortgage.
  2. Understanding the Escrow Process and Requirements

    Everything you need to know about this interim stage of buying or selling a home.
  3. Detailed Ways to Protect Digital Data

    Knowing how to protect digital data has become a big concern these days. Here are four easy ways to keep your personal information ...
  4. Top Takeaways from the DOL's Fiduciary Rule FAQs

    The DOL's first round of fiduciary rule FAQs addresses many key issues for advisors.
  5. No Down Payment Mortgage: How to Get One

    There are only a few ways to get out of making a down payment, but the requirements are strict.
  6. Market Shrugs US Bancorp's Earnings Beat (USB)

    U.S. Bancorp's earnings and revenue grew to beat expectations, but the stock opened down slightly.
  1. Chart of the Week: The Case for Currency-Hedged Japanese Stocks

    We see global reflation and a weak yen propelling Japanese stocks higher on a currency-hedged basis. We explain with the ...
  2. Morgan Stanley Hoping for Return to Glory Days (MS, GS)

    Morgan Stanley booked impressive 2016 results, led by strong bond trading income, and could add to gains after the January ...
  3. CSX Earnings Could Send Transports Into High Gear (CSX)

    CSX has rallied back to the 2014 bull market high and could break out following a strong January 17th earnings report.
  4. Stocks With More Downside in the Short-Term (KO, LSI)

    Downtrending stocks that potentially have more room to fall.
  5. 3 Country ETFs to Watch in 2017 (EWJ, EWA)

    Bullish chart patterns combined with nearby support make these countries ideal candidates for active traders.
  6. What’s Behind China’s Stabilizing Growth

    China's stabilizing growth has eased some of the anxiety that rattled investors in early 2016. But it is partly the result ...
  1. AT&T Announces $1 Billion Non-Cash Charge

    An SEC filing indicates the carrier is taking a $1 billion non-cash charge due to benefit plans.
  2. Alcoa Australian Plant Restarts With Government Aid (AA)

    Alcoa says its Portland aluminum smelter in Australia will resume operation after being suspended due to a December power ...
  3. Buy Stocks, Sell Bonds! The Economy Is Accelerating

    Since Election Day, investors have ridden a historic wave of optimism, but it's supported by cold economic data.
  4. Supply Chain: The Big Leak Fueling High Drug Prices

    Non-manufacturing stakeholders in the drug pricing system are the ones contributing to high prices.
  5. T-Mobile Stock Hits All-Time High on M&A Talk

    Merger speculation heated up as the FCC begins to wrap up its auction of wireless spectrum.
  6. United States Imports Only 25% of Its Drugs

    Despite increasing demands for local production, the US imports only a small portion of its drugs.
  1. American Express Q4 EPS Miss on Costs, Costco (AXP, COST)

    Higher expenses and the loss of its exclusive relationship with Costco dragged down American Express' profitability.
  2. Inauguration Sell Signal for Trump-Putin Bromance

    Talk of a Trump-Putin bromance may end if Russian stocks, bonds and the ruble sell off after the inauguration
  3. Facebook Building Data Center in Denmark (FB)

    Facebook said the new facility will help it handle "the richer content" of live videos and 360-degree photos.
  4. Skyworks Touts Growth Beyond Apple Sales

    After a Q1 earnings beat, the CEO spoke to analysts on new mobile developments and emerging tech.
  5. Skyworks Announces $500 Million Stock Repurchase

    Along with a Q1 earnings beat, Skyworks announces a newly approved stock repurchase plan.
  6. Skyworks Beats Wall Street’s Q1 Forecasts

    The Apple chip supplier says its exceptional financial results were fueled by global demand.
  1. 8 Retirement Income Strategies for Boomers in 2017

    Here are eight strategies that Baby Boomers can use to generate retirement income.
  2. Don't Let Sequential Risk Ruin Retirement Plans

    Trying to plan your retirement date around future market forecasts can be futile.
  3. The Pros and Cons of Thrift Savings Plan Rollovers

    Is rolling over a Thrift Savings Plan into an IRA the right move? Here's what to consider.
  4. How Student Debt Imperils Retirement Savings

    Student loan debt is out of control. Here is how it can impact saving for retirement.
  5. Top 3 Mistakes Retirees Make With Their Finances

    There are several missteps that can prevent your retirement from going smoothly.
  6. What Does an Ideal Retirement Portfolio Look Like?

    The "ideal" retirement portfolio can differ from one investor to another, but some themes hold true no matter what.
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