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
One of the best pieces of investing wisdom anyone ever offered was Warren Buffett, when he said: “It’s far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price than a fair company at a wonderful price.” Even better than that, though, is finding that wonderful company … at a wonderful price!
Of course, as it’s been a full nine years since the stock market took off....More>>>
Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-A) (NYSE:BRK-B) recently held its annual meeting, which included hours of shareholder Q&A with CEO Warren Buffett and his right-hand man Charlie Munger. While Buffett is obviously the star of the show, Munger is known for his matter-of-fact quotes on issues that are important to the company’s investors.
With that in mind, here are three things Charlie....More>>>
U.S. equities were battered in the worst selloff since September 2016 as a series of developments have roiled President Trump over the past week — all related to former FBI director James Comey, Russia and former national security advisor Michael Flynn.
All of this raises the specter of Congressional investigations, a possible appointment of a special prospector and even possible impeachment....More>>>
Adidas AG (ADR) (OTCMKTS:ADDYY) reported its latest quarterly results on Wednesday, unveiling a wider loss than in the year-ago quarter.
For its fourth quarter, the athletic apparel maker posted a net loss of EUR41 million ($50.7 million), more than quadrupling its year-ago loss of EUR10 million ($12.37 million). The decline was caused mostly by a one-time tax charge.
Source: ThinkstockDecember 4, 2017: The S&P 500 closed flat at 2,639.28. The DJIA closed up 0.2% at 24,289.84. Separately, the Nasdaq was down 1.1% at 6,775.37.
Monday was a somewhat mixed day for the broad U.S. markets. The Dow and S&P 500 both hit new highs over the course of the day, but each slid as the day went on. The Dow is still holding above a record 24,000. Crude oil pushed....More>>>
SA Author Research and Investment’s latest article on DryShips (NASDAQ:DRYS) deserves a comment. This excellent author estimates that DryShips stock will trade down to $1 and over 100 million new shares will be issued to take up the remaining $137 million of equity available from the Kalani deal.
Suppose he is right. If DryShips issues another 137 million shares and lands with about....More>>>
There are roughly 56 million eligible Americans that count on Medicare (or Medicare Advantage plans) to help maintain their physical and financial well-being each and every month. Of these 56 million, about five in six are aged 65 and up. Without Medicare to step in and cover a lion’s share of their eligible medical costs during retirement, it’s possible....More>>>
We continue to believe that financial stocks are quite undervalued as well. During the quarter we made a new investment in Ally Financial (NYSE:ALLY). Ally was founded nearly a century ago as General Motors Acceptance Corporation. Its purpose then was to provide financing to GM dealers and retail customers. Today, Ally is no longer owned by GM. It serves a wide variety of dealers (including Ford,....More>>>
Sex-toy entrepreneur Polly Rodriguez is sick of bankers giving her funny looks.
Her online shop, Unbound, sells candy-colored vibrators, bangle handcuffs and other intimate products for women. Despite selling out inventory, Rodriguez said she struggled to find a bank that would extend her a
Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKAM)’s share price reached a new 52-week high and low during mid-day trading on Thursday . The stock traded as low as $81.46 and last traded at $81.47, with a volume of 38096 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $81.23.