” Even as I approach the gambling hall, as soon as I hear, two rooms away, the jingle of money poured out on the table, I almost go into convulsions.” /Fyodor Dostoevsky
The newly legislated entry into the global gaming market by Japan has raised prospects of a $30 billion market forming within the first five years of operation. As the implications of this game changing development....More>>>
Prenuptial agreements can make a world of difference in a divorce. Two very different stories follow and highlight the difference.
Actors Johnny Depp and Amber Heard were married in February 2015. Their marriage lasted approximately 15 months. They did not have a prenuptial agreement.
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Heard filed for a divorce in May 2016 and sought spousal support....More>>>
On Wednesday,our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggested shorting small cap aestheticdevice stock Syneron Medical Ltd (NASDAQ: ELOS):
Syneron Medical is a pretty pre-emptive trade. We’re betting that yesterday’s high-volume surge was a blowoff top, AND we’re betting today’s huge outside-day reversal is indeed a signal that all the recent buyers are now turning into....More>>>
The travails and triumphs of the market visited two of its mavens this week, when a PR fiasco sunk Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) stock United Airlines and an unlikely burst occurred in one of Prem Watsa (Trades, Portfolio)’s most stubborn stocks, BlackBerry.
Shares of United Continental Holdings dropped 4.29% on Monday and Tuesday, shaving $88.9 million off of Buffett’s holding....More>>>
Our Top Pick for income investors for 2017 is a preferred stock issued by a bank that we consider one of the best-run in the country, asserts Jack Adamo, editor of Insider’s Plus.
U.S. Bancorp (USB) is one of the banks in which Warren Buffett has had a large stake for a long time. It has a preferred stock I’ve watched for a long time.
I recommend buying the....More>>>
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Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said an interest-rate increase would “likely be appropriate” at the central bank’s upcoming meeting if employment and inflation continue to meet policy makers’ expectations.
NEW YORK Stocks fellWednesday as the Dow dropped more than 100 points, putting more distance between the blue chipsand that elusive 20,000 mark.
Dow 20,000 has been in sight for several days now, with the index getting as close as a couple of dozen points from the milestone but never reaching it.
At the 4 p.m. ET close, the Dow stood0.6% lower for the day, off 111points and 166away....More>>>
As 2016 winds down, the holiday season approaches and a new government administration gears up to take office, many Americans are struggling to figure out their goals and finances for next year. Unfortunately, many people will not achieve their financial goals next year or even get started, leaving their future financial security up in the air. So decided to reach out to the professors at The....More>>>
I will get right to it. After describing the reasons behind its meteoric rise and the discussing why this name was one of my top blue chip top picks for 2017, it comes down to performance. Just this morning Bank of America (NYSE:BAC), as well as other large banks, are out with key earnings reports. This matters for the 2017 call and it matters for the share price which has skyrocketed in the last....More>>>
The beginning of 2016 was so bad, investors fretted that the market was heading for a repeat of the financial crisis. Instead, stocks have turned positive on the year.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average has gained 185.04 points, or 1.1%, to 17,510.80 at 2:38 p.m. today, putting it up 0.5% for the year. The S&P 500, meanwhile, has gained 0.8% to 2,043.01, putting....More>>>