A video board display's the numbers after the closing bell of the Dow Industrial Average at the New York Stock Exchange on November 8, 2017 in New York. Wall Street inched to another trifecta of record closes with the Dow finishing at its fifth straight all-time high.
Alphabet (GOOGL) doesn't seem like your typical growth stock, considering it opened at $1,030.99 this morning (Oct. 27, 2017). But Wall Street is overlooking the explosive potential our tech guru sees…
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American Express is joining the movement for expandedparental leave, and it’s doing so in a big way.
The credit card giant announced on Monday that it would be widening its parental leave program to now offer paid maternal or paternal leave for up to 20 weeks. Mothers who give birth and need additional medical leave will also be able to take another six to eight weeks before returning....More>>>
When fear and volatility rear their ugly heads, investors will traditionally turn to more conservative investments — such as gold. Presumably, this is what happened during the bitterly fought presidential campaign. In 2016, the price of gold, which ended the year up about 8%, had climbed as much as 28% at one point.
Similarly, many gold stocks enjoyed quite the ride last year —....More>>>
An East Coast blizzard hasn’t stopped the Federal Reserve from its two-day meeting.
A Fed rate hike is expected at the end of its widely watched meeting Wednesday. It would be the Fed’s second rate hike since December and a sign that the central bank’s leaders are moving interest rates up at a faster pace this year.
Alteryx (Pending:AYX) filed an S-1/A with the Securities and Exchange Commission for its upcoming initial public offering. The company intends to offer 9 million shares at a marketed price range of $12 to $14. Alteryx has an additional 1.35 million shares as an overallotment option for its underwriters. The underwriters for the IPO include Goldman, Sachs & Co. (NYSE:GS), JPMorgan (NYSE:JPM),....More>>>
My clear choice for a Top Pick for income investing is a closed-end fund that invests in a variety of both public and private companies doing work in the life sciences sector, asserts Nate Pile, editor of Nate’s Notes.
Tekla Life Sciences Investors (HQL) represents an outstanding way for investors who want to be involved in biotech, but don’t like the high levels of stress....More>>>
Big banks have gotten a boost today from JPMorgan Chase’s (JPM) dividend increase, and the hawkish Fed minutes, because higher rates are still expected to help banks out despite what happened last time. In a note previewing Wells Fargo’s (WFC) investor day on May 24, Jefferies analyst Ken Usdin and team write that “higher rates help, but other items weigh on longer-term net-interest-margin....More>>>
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The biggest online platforms have unveiled their latest attempt to fight fake news.
Facebook (FB, Tech30), Google (GOOGL, Tech30) and Twitter (TWTR, Tech30) said Thursday they have committed to using new "trust indicators" to help users better vet the reliability of the publications and journal