All main U.S. stock indexes closed higher on Tuesday, with the Dow finishing at its 47th record for 2017, as optimism appeared to grow ahead of the start of the earnings season, which will provide concrete insight into the state of U.S. corporations.
Its practically an article of faith that, just as investors need to have both large- and small-company stocks in their portfolios, they must own both domestic and foreign shares. A widely cited paper by economists Haim Levy and Marshall Sarnat made the case for overseas diversification 46 years ago by looking at the performance of markets from 1951 through 1967. But Europe and Japan were growing....More>>>
The "game of catch-up" just kicked into overdrive… On July 11, the benchmark S&P 500 Index broke out to an all-time high. That day, I showed my DailyWealth Trader subscribers that after the S&P 500 hits its first all-time highs in at least a year, it nearly always (92% of the time) continues higher. And its average gains over the following 12 months are far....More>>>
The shares of UnitedHealth (UNH) are currently undervalued when using optimistic estimates. However, even with slightly conservative estimates, the current share price could still provide a 9% annual return potential from this moment onwards.
A majority of investors are more likely interested in how the valuation and possible long-term return for a specific stock look like. Let us start with....More>>>
November is typically open enrollment time for millions who gethealth insurance, disability insurance and other benefits from an employer. If youre one of them, among your important choices is whether you want a flexible spending account and how much money to deposit.
FSAs are available through some employers as a part of benefits packages. You can spend FSA money only on qualified medical....More>>>
Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) has announced its artificial intelligence (AI) strategy in which software will play a bigger role. Chipzilla is aiming to render GPUs irrelevant for running neural networks with the help of software. The company said:
Intel aims to deliver up to 100x reduction in the time to train a deep learning model over the next three years compared to GPU solutions.
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(Bloomberg) — Key Senate Republicans urged the Trump administration to rethink the process for labeling firms whose failure could threaten the financial system, arguing it has led to substantial regulatory....More>>>
Singapore's largest property developer, CapitaLand (OTCPK:CLLDY) (CATL.SI) had a pretty good 2017. Helped by improving conditions in Singapore and China, not to mention significant project openings, CapitaLand's local shares climbed 20% and the ADRs did even better.
A power outage hit the CES consumer electronics show in Las Vegas, dimming the lights in one of the main convention halls hosting demonstrations from the likes of LG Electronics Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co.
“There is an isolated power outage at the Las Vegas Convention Center. W
In Lahore and Karachi, American flags were burned in front of TV cameras after President Trump’s decision on Jan. 4 to withhold $2 billion of security aid from Pakistan to punish it for allegedly harboring terrorists. The country’s government issued angry statements claiming no ins