Ebony Horton graduated in August 2009 with her undergraduate degree from Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville. She went to Webster University for graduate school, initially with the goal of pursuing a career in HR. She also had a larger goal: to make enough to retire by age 35. It was a serious goal for Horton, but one that seemed out of reach when she started working a job after graduate....More>>>
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A strategic mistake made six years ago by celebrity CEO Ron Johnson continues to haunt popular retailer JC Penney, as evidenced by the ongoing sluggish sales growth and store closings that have made the company smaller—a fraction of what it once was.
Meanwhile, investors have been bailing out from the company’s stock,....More>>>
So much for Boots, the psychic goat.
And all the other polls. Brexit tried to teach us about foregone conclusions, but the market is the student at the back of the class, throwing spitwads and doodling. And so here we are, with a losing day ahead for Wall Street, and panic buying of gold and the Japanese yen.
Near term, of course, we know what to expect market-wise, both from polls....More>>>
The dollar was flat on Tuesday, but traded lower against the yen, perceived as a haven currency, as investors grew nervous ahead of an important meeting between the U.S. and China on Thursday.
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AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE: AKS) shares are trading higher by $0.14 (4.6 percent) at $4.24 in Monday's session. Investors took note....More>>>
If you were looking for the market to find a direction today, well, keep on waiting.
The S&P 500 finished little changed at 2,050.63, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.1% to 17,660.71. The Nasdaq Composite dipped 0.2% to 4,717.09.
Guild Investment Management’s Monty Guild and team expect a spring pull back to be followed by a summer bounce:
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Warren Buffett, chairman and chief executive officer of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., laughs while playing cards on the sidelines of the Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholders meeting in Omaha, Nebraska on Sunday, May 1, 2016. (Photo Credit: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg)
Warren Buffett made $12 billion in 2016 and reclaimed his position as the second richest person in the world.
How did he do....More>>>
The strong rally in iron ore prices and the potential of an increase in demand for the commodity in the long run make Vale (NYSE:VALE) a strong buy candidate since it is capable of delivering a lot of upside. In my opinion, the efforts of Vale to ramp up output from low-cost mines, along with the improvement in the end-market, will help the company’s stock price appreciate strongly in the....More>>>
S&P Global Market Intelligence’s Jeffrey Loo explains why he’s maintaining his Buy rating on Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX) following reports it had rejected a takeover bid earlier this year:
According to unconfirmed reports, including the Wall Street Journal,Valeant rejected an unsolicited joint takeover bid from Takeda Pharmaceutical, the largest Japanese....More>>>