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
Shares of Wynn Resorts (WYNN ) experienced marginal gains on Monday, just one day before the company is scheduled to report its first quarter financial results. This climb is part of a larger 9% surge over the last four weeks, which might suggest that investors are expecting big things from the resort and casino giant in Q1.
Wynn looks like it could be set for even more changes on top after....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockFebruary 15, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 1.2% at 2,731.22. The DJIA closed up 1.2% at 25,200.65. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 1.6% at 7,256.43.
Thursday was yet again another positive day for the U.S. markets. All three major indexes reached over 1% on the day, after briefly dipping into the red this morning. Crude oil continued its comeback adding another 1%. The S&P....More>>>
Anybody who has ever been to a financial adviser knows the drill. The adviser begins by asking you to fill out a questionnaire, aimed at getting at a key measure: your appetite for risk. By knowing how much risk youre able to tolerate, the adviser knows how much youre willing to lose to get where you want to go.
The adviser can then construct a portfolio that reflects your risk tolerance.
The marijuana revolution is taking over the country.
Eight states – Alaska, California, Colorado, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Oregon, and Washington – and the District of Columbia have fully legalized possession of small amounts of marijuana for adults’ recreational use. An additional 13 states have decriminalized it. And 29 states, along with Puerto Rico and Guam,....More>>>
Teach your kids the concept of savings by using physical money and opening a saving account at a bank branch.
The world seemed much less complicated in the 1980’s when I pioneered the topic of teaching kids about money. By and large, consumers of that time used physical coins and bills to make purchases; digital currency in the form of credit cards was in its infancy. Today,....More>>>
Charlie Munger (Trades, Portfolio) is an investor and the business partner of the world’s most famous investor, Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio), but he is also among the rarified group that cleaned up during the financial crisis. The fountain of wit, wisdom and ice-cold discipline got into the market at its most despairing and quietly made a small fortune, primarily on banks, which he....More>>>
Fed rate hikes have generally been good for banks–but not today’s quarter point rise. What’s different?
The market clearly likes the rate hike today. The S&P 500 has gained 1% to2,388.03 at 3:01 p.m. today. The Financial Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLF) has is little changed at $24.78, while the SPDR S&P Bank ETF (KBE) has dropped 0.7% to $44.59.
Patriotism has become something of a charged word in these turbulent political times. And that led to significant shifts in the results of Brand Keys' 16th annual survey of American brands in over 100 categories.
Some iconic names, including Jeep, Walt Disney, and Coca-Cola, made the list
Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) has been on the defensive for nearly two years, after the social networking giant was unwittingly used as a subversive misinformation tool in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. In what promised to be an epic grilling, CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified to Congress recently, but
PTC Inc (NASDAQ:PTC) insider James E. Heppelmann sold 25,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $92.88, for a total transaction of $2,322,000.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 594,