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
The General Electric Co. (GE) logo is displayed during the opening of the company’s iCenter facility in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Photo by Goh Seng Chong/Bloomberg)
General Electric (GE) is the only remaining member of the original 12 stocks that made up the Dow Jones Industrial Average in 1896. Despite its iconic role in American industry, GE has been the worst performing Dow stock....More>>>
Warren Buffett famously made billions of dollars investing in Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO) because he recognized the intangible value of its brand. Coke’s brand not only drew customers and enticed them to pay premium prices over generic brands for what is mostly flavored sugar-water but the brand also acts as a “moat” around the company, as it would be extremely difficult for a new entrant....More>>>
Sports betting is having its moment before the Supreme Court. At stake is a 26-year-old federal law that has kept legalized sports betting out of most states.
For years, voters in the state of New Jersey have been trying to challenge a federal law called the Professional Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992 and allow sports betting in its racetracks and casinos. Residents voted in 2011....More>>>
The U.S. stock market closed out another quiet week with small losses on Friday. The market opened the session lower and then climbed through mid-day. After an early afternoon selloff, the major averages closed near their best levels of the day.
Gainers included The GEO Group (NYSE: GEO), which jumped almost 22 percent a day after plunging nearly 40 percent on news that the U.S. government....More>>>
German property stocks have had a good year, which reflects two things: (1) strong dynamics in German property, primarily based on solid economic growth (ECB forecasts ~1.6% real GDO growth through 2018) and (2) negative ECB deposit rates, which lower financing costs for developers and landlord while also forcing institutional buyers (insurance companies, pension funds and asset managers) into real....More>>>
Many developing and new traders struggle with comprehending the difference between the trades that will work from the trades that will not work, so veteran trader Mike Bellafiore of SMB Capital suggests they spice up their smart trade ideas with these four extra ingredients.
Here’s what I see from my seat as the managing partner of a proprietary trading desk in NYC with underperforming....More>>>
The U.S. stock market suddenly woke up on Friday after nearly two months of sleepy sideways trading. The primary catalyst was the notion that the Fed might actually raise interest rates at their next policy meeting on September 20-21. If this is indeed the reason for the sell-off, it should not have come as a surprise to investors, as the Fed has been consistently stating since late July that a....More>>>
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