Outside of the epic one-month runs in tech kings Facebook (FB) and Apple (AAPL) , the broader market has done squat of late.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 are down about 2% and 0.7%, respectively, over the last month. Both major indices are down marginally on the year. Blame rising fears of a U.S. recession in early 2019 or Trump’s ongoing trade spat with....More>>>
Expedia just named Chelsea Clinton to its board of directors.
In a public filing posted Friday, the travel site said it named Clinton — the daughter of Hillary Clinton — as a member of its board on Thursday.
Expedia (EXPE) said Clinton will be paid “in accordance with the company’s standard compensation policies” for board members.
Warren Buffett, the billionaire investor, has been outspoken about his disdain for cryptocurrencies.
Bitcoin is “probably rat poison squared,” remarked Buffett before the Berkshire Hathaway meeting on Saturday.
Buffett has never been a fan of any cryptocurrency. “If you buy something like bitcoin or some cryptocurrency, you don’t really....More>>>
The S&P 500 Index took a slight breather this week as investors digested a mixed jobs report, tensions in Syria and minutes from the Federal Reserve that showed officials are open to cutting back the Fed’s balance sheet later this year, further reducing monetary stimulus. Despite some of the uncertainty, a handful of dividend stocks delivered clear messages with payout raises.