During his campaign for Rhode Island General Treasurer, investment newbie Seth Magaziner (31 year old son of Bill Clinton policy advisor Ira Magaziner) promised greater transparency regarding the state pension’s high-risk, costly opaque alternative investments gamble than his predecessor, Governor Gina Raimondo.
Promises, promises. When was the last time a politician followed through....More>>>
For all the talk about the Trump era leading to cozier relations with Russia, the new U.S. president hasnt completely won over every CEO in Moscow.
Everyone should wait and see what actually happens, and Russias peppier mood is based on more than just Donald Trump moving into the White House.
So says Oliver Hughes, chief executive at Tinkoff Bank, a Russian company that bills itself....More>>>
The humanization of pets and the increased and impulsive spending that goes along with that has been a trend for many years now.
A number of stocks have seen huge benefits including pharmaceutical related plays, veterinary supplies, food manufacturers, and more.
IDEXX Laboratories (NASDAQ:IDXX) produces diagnostic solutions for animal care and IT solutions for vets.
The gaming space has a reputation for beingdominated by male gamers and full of big-budget combat and action orientated games geared for men. However, thats not necessarily the case. Last December, Glu Mobile Inc (NASDAQ: GLUU)bought CrowdStarfor $45 million acquiring a game publisher that has had rare success with female gamers throughitsCovet Fashionwhile its last independently produced title,....More>>>
Parents looking to plan for their childrens college costs may need to go back to school themselves to choose among the potential options for saving money. From 529 plans to Roth IRAs to Coverdells and life insurance, there are numerous ways to save for school costsand each savings vehicle has its own ins and outs.
Did you know, for example, that the much-heralded 529 plans come in two different....More>>>
Fox News host Shepard Smith had been on air for all of a minute on Tuesday when the angry tweets started piling up.
Smith had resumed his ongoing critique of Donald Trump, mocking the White House’s complaints about anonymous sources and the president’s refusal to release his tax returns.
The anchor’s Twitter feed, meanwhile, was flooded with calls for his job.....More>>>
Over the past 12 months, Las Vegas Sands (NYSE:LVS) has risen by approximately 23%. As we enter 2017, investors must ask themselves whether these returns will continue or can they find better returns elsewhere. In my view, Las Vegas Sands’ shares are going to come under pressure in 2017, because dividend investors may begin to realize that the dividend does not have room to grow for reasons....More>>>
The year has gotten off to a difficult start in the stock market. The major averages plunged as much as 10%, which is the common definition of a correction. Now the speculation is that a bear market (one that falls at least 20%) will follow. How you view these events is a matter of your personal perspective.
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That perspective includes....More>>>
Given the uncertainty surrounding Trump trade, investors are once again in search of consistent income backed by growth aspects. In such a scenario, nothing is perhaps better than dividend growth stocks for an investor.
Source: Shutterstock Why Dividend Growth Stocks?
Dividend growth stocks offer the best of both worlds — potential for capital appreciation and rising....More>>>
Maybe the election is over and maybe we all have to get back to work. What is not over is that the current Powerball jackpot has reached a massive $320 million. Maybe this is a lower amount at $202 million for the cash value lump-sum payment, but either way it is empire making money that can create multi-generational wealth.
With the drawing set for Saturday, November 19, the reality is that....More>>>