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
Chances are, you may have been swindled at some point in your life, or you know someone who has. Nearly half of consumers surveyed recently by Stanford University’s Center on Longevity and the Finra Investor Education Foundation reported being a victim of financial fraud in the previous yeara far higher tally than earlier surveys indicated. No socioeconomic or demographic group is immune.....More>>>
Go back a year, and offshore drillers like Noble (NE), Rowan (RDC), Transocean (RIG) and Atwood Oceanics (ATW) had been all but written off–until they weren’t anymore. Since then, investors have been rewarded for picking winners in the group from the losers, as Atwood Oceanics has more than doubled, Transocean has gained 34%, and Rowan has risen 42%, while Noble and Diamond Offshore....More>>>
General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) has missed earnings estimate only once in last 26 quarters. Flickr
Boston, Massachusetts-based industrial giant General Electric Company(NYSE:GE) is scheduled to report its first-quarter 2017 earnings on Friday, 21st Aprilbefore the market opens. GE has had a rough 2016 with revenues and margins coming under pressure. While GE certainly did not earn....More>>>
Small cap robotics stock iRobot Corporation (NASDAQ: IRBT) reported Q2 2017 earnings after the market closed Tuesday with shares surging more than 21% in after hours trading. In a separate press release, iRobot Corporation announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Robopolis SAS (Robopolis), based in Lyon, France. This followsiRobot Corporationsrecent acquisition....More>>>
Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) (+98%, +4.21%, +14%, +0.44%), the U.S. and Macau gaming company, was the largest contributor to the Fund’s 2017 performance with strong earnings growth in Macau and Las Vegas. Industry gross gaming revenues (GGR) in Macau accelerated in the second half of 2017 well beyond full year GGR growth expectations. With major infrastructure projects moving closer to completion,....More>>>
Wayfair (NYSE:W), the online furniture e-commerce site, took a rare tumble after its Q4 earnings disappointed investors and missed Wall Street’s bottom-line expectations. The company, which had been barreling toward the vaunted $100 mark in anticipation of a strong quarter (though, with the weakness in Walmart’s (NYSE:WMT) online results earlier in the week, some volatility was to be....More>>>
Not so long ago, solar energy was more promise than reality. Solar panels were expensive, and the savings over existing fuels did not create much of a compelling case. It took years to recoup the startup costs, and sometimes the benefit never even materialized.
Just a little over a year ago, the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) released its purchasing manager index for the services sector for August 2015. Though the level was down slightly from July, coming amidst the immediate aftermath of the "shocking" financial quake