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When it comes to mergers and acquisitions of RIAs, much attention has rightly been given to “rollup” or consolidator firms like Focus Financial, United Capital and Dynasty. But the latest data published....More>>>
On Friday, our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggested small cap China based online retailstockLightinthebox Holding Co (NYSE: LITB) as a long/buy trade:
LITB has been on our watchlist for a while now, but gave us that clinching signal today. That is, after pushing up and off an entanglement of moving average lines (which made a few bullish crosses this week, by the way), LightintheBox....More>>>
Trump won. Some people are happy. Some people are acting like someone shot their dog. What happens now? Well, my answer flies in the face of virtually every modern economist and pundit on CNBC… Virtually everyone believes that government spending and/or tax cuts will have a powerfully positive effect on our economy. The people cheering believe that Trump's....More>>>
As I said yesterday, 'tis the season for last-minute gifts… no matter who you are. I shared the names of four potential books for the children in your life. Now, for the adults on your holiday gift list… The True Believer, by Eric Hoffer America once had a longshoreman philosopher, a Socrates of the docks. Eric Hoffer had no formal education, but he had....More>>>
Amazon.com Inc. (NSDQ:AMZN) is off to a great start to shopping season 2016. Starting with the record (Non-Prime day) number of Prime subscription sign-ups on the launch day of The Grand Tour,over a week ago, to the strong sales in the just concluded Thanksgiving weekend and the latest announcement of onboarding shipping giant Matson onto its cloud service, Amazon is clearly firing on all cylinders.....More>>>
Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) is often considered the 800-pound gorilla of internet growth stocks. The social network’s monthly active users (MAUs) rose 17% annually to 1.86 billion last quarter, and analysts expect its revenue and earnings to respectively grow 37% and 28% this year. Those numbers look solid, and make its forward P/E of 20 look fairly cheap.
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U.S. stocks inched higher Monday after slipping into negative territory, ending the day at fresh highs.
Investors appear to have shaken off a failed coup in Turkey and recovered from the turmoil that followed the U.K.s Brexit vote. Now, gains by technology and financial stocks are extending a rally that lifted the big U.S. stock indices to new highs last week.
Premium financing, to many advisors, is a relatively easy advanced market concept to understand: Using leverage, clients are able to buy the amount of life insurance they need, not just the amount they can afford.TM
Ive long assumed that improving Americans retirement security would become a legislative priority in Washington D.C. For one thing, the population is aging, including the massive baby boom generation. For another, the glaring flaws in Americas pat