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
It was a mixed day for stocks as blue chips managed to squeak out a gain and small-caps got crushed ahead of tomorrow’s Fed announcement.
Keith Bedford for The Wall Street Journal
The S&P 500 fell 0.2% to 2,015.93 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 22.40 points, or 0.1%, to 17,251.53. The Nasdaq Composite fell 0.5% to 4,728.67. The Russell 2000 tumbled 1.6%....More>>>
Following past boom/bust cycles, the oil business appears to have bottomed in February 2016 at $27 a barrel. The bruising multi-year bust in crude oil prices was the biggest reason for the world stock market sell-off from late 2015 to early 2016 of roughly 15% overall. The cruel irony of ultra-low prices is its disruptive effect on regular exploration activity. A short-term oil market depression....More>>>
Sub-Saharan African countries could increase tax revenue by an average of 5 percent of gross domestic product — much more than what they receive in international aid — if they reform their tax policies, the International Monetary Fund said.
Key steps would be to strengthen value-added tax systems, streamline exemptions and expand coverage of income taxes, the Washington-based....More>>>
Small capsemiconductor stock Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ: DIOD) has produced a double top on its technical chart with shares just below breakout levels:
Small cap Diodes Incorporated is aStandard and Poors SmallCap 600 and Russell 3000 Index company thats a leading global manufacturer and supplier of high-quality application specific standard products within the broad discrete, logic,analog....More>>>
The iShares Dow Jones US Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:IYW) is up a healthy 21% since the end of last year, handily topping the 8.9% gain the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY) has mustered for the same timeframe. The disparity widens when you stretch the timeframe considered. Since this date on the calendar last year, the technology ETF is up a whopping 39%, trouncing the Spyder’s 17.8%....More>>>
Shares of Santa Clara, California-based NVIDIA Corporation (NSDQ:NVDA) have rallied strongly through 2016, gaining 192% in the year-to-date. And if analyst upgrades are anything to go by, this rally is far from over. After analysts at CITI and Jefferies upgraded their NVDA price targets, the teams at Evercore ISI and Loop Capital are the latest....More>>>
Chinas cloud computing market size is expected to grow to 430 billion yuan ($64.68 billion by 2019). Technavio also estimates that the data center industry of China is growing at a CAGR (Compound Annual Growth Rate) of 13%. Im not surprised that Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) is pushing hard its latest EPYC server processors for Chinas fast-growing cloud computing/data center market.
Welcome to another installment of “3 Things in Biotech You Should Learn Today.” In this episode, we’re going to consider the news of a few “out there” technologies, namely CRISPR gene editing and tumor-treating fields. Then, we’ll come back to something a little closer to conventional.
PNC Financial Services Group Inc. lifted its position in shares of Marriott International Inc (NASDAQ:MAR) by 207.7% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 1,000,670 shares of the company’s stock after bu
There have been some macroeconomic signs that America's housing boom is starting to show signs of fatigue, but those figures haven't really shown up in the earnings reports of most homebuilders. The one exception is Beazer Homes USA (NYSE:BZH). While most companies are still showing strong home
Sturm Ruger & Company Inc (NYSE:RGR) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 1st, RTT News reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 17th will be paid a dividend of 0.34 per share on Friday, August 31st. This represents a $1.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividen