Do you want to change careers? Are you absolutely sure?
From my own career change to the stories I hear from my clients and workshop students, often we think we want to change careers when the problem is our work environment instead. If you find yourself stuck, unsure what to do next, or t
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The holiday is over, and Washington is right where it was on Friday. Democrats want child healthcare and disaster relief as part of a spending bill, and Republicans don’t. A bipartisan child immigration deal was thrown down a hole, and another stopgap resolution may be needed. Meanwhile, cryptocurrencies are cratering....More>>>
Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) will be acquired by United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) in a $23 billion cash and stock deal. The transaction prices COL stock at $140 a share, an 18% premium to where it traded last month when the deal initially made news.
In what will be the biggest aerospace deal in history, industry watchers expect it to reshape....More>>>
The following stocks were moving the Services sector today.
Some of the biggest gainers among Services stocks include:
Envirostarm Inc (EVI): EVI stock is up 9.89% today. Helios and Matsn Ana (HMNY): HMNY stock is up 6.09% today. Cascadian Therapeutics Inc (CASC): CASC stock is up 8.45% today. Healthstream Inc (HSTM): HSTM stock is up 6.89% today. China Online Education Group (COE):....More>>>
There’s a seeming contradiction when it comes to Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Apple stock now sits just off an all-time high. Last Thursday, its market capitalization hit $934 billion — the highest ever for a U.S. company. The iPhone is the most profitable product ever created — and it’s driven huge returns in AAPL stock, which has nearly tripled over the past five years and....More>>>
Shortly after Donald Trump won the presidency, I extrapolated sentiment from his campaign to the investment world. How would his policies and regulations impact my holdings? One of the most pervasive themes reiterated in speeches was protectionism. He harped on the importance of retaining American jobs as manufacturing and other industrial production shifted overseas over the previous decades.
After years of declining iPad sales, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has had success recently with a less expensive model. This has led to a string of quarterly gains. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is preparing to to take another crack at the iPad’s core consumer market by releasing a new$400 Surface tablet later this year. Whether it boosts Microsoft stock remains to be seen.
U.S. stock futures are trading lower this morning. Losses are heavier in the tech-laden Nasdaq after Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) beat earnings but noted tightening margins. Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) is a highlight, however, after posting better-than-expected results driven by strong online sales.
Ahead of the open, futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average were down 0.17%. S&P....More>>>
Wearable technology is having a moment in the sun right now as more and more consumers opt to add smartwatches to their collection of gadgets. While tech behemoth Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) and its Apple Watch have been touted as the top of the class in the wearable technology sector, it’s not the only good investment within the industry.
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Garmin Ltd.....More>>>
Warren Buffett is so good at picking winning businesses that he grew Berkshire Hathaway’s book value by more than 19.1% annually between1965 and 2017. That astounding track record easily qualifies him as the greatest investor of all time.
So which of Buffett’s stocks do we Fools think are great buys right now? We asked a team of Motley Fool investors to weigh in and theypicked....More>>>
One popular investing strategy is to buy shares of companies that are positioned to rapidly increase their profits. This strategy works because most companies' stocks are valued at a multiple of their earnings, therefore if a company's net income grows, then its stock price should follow suit.
First Japan, and now China, is getting markets notably the bond world stirred up.
Bonds are the topic du jour, especially after the Bank of Japan got everyone a bit worked up yesterday by trimming its government bond purchases. Then this morning, Bloomberg reported China is considering c
The best investments are those where, opposite to popular opinion, one does not have to be the smartest person in the room. The best investments are ones where the odds of success are so far tilted to ones favor that even if so much can be wrong in one thesis, you still end up d
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is expected to launch a trio of new iPhones in September. These new phones are expected to incorporate significant internal enhancements compared to the models that launched last fall, including support for super-fast gigabit LTE download speeds.