General Motors has announced that it plans to stop selling Chevrolet brand cars in India at the end of 2017. The company currently runs two production facilities in the country. It will keep the Talegaon facility operational and use it to export vehicles to Mexico and South America, while selling the Halol facility to Chinese joint venture partner SAIC group. The move comes after GM’s....More>>>
September 22, 2016: Markets opened higher again Thursday, wallowing in the Fed decision to leave interest rate alone until at least December. All equity sectors traded in the green late in the day, led by the new real-estate group and the telecoms. WTI crude oil for November delivery settled at $46.32 a barrel, up 2.2% for the day. December gold closed up 1% on the day to settle at $1,344.70. Equities....More>>>
Retirement investing is mostly contextual. So much depends on your risk tolerance, how much time you have before you retire, and how much you can save.
However, there are a few best practices that are nearly universal. So keep these in mind, whether you’re a few years from retirement or still have decades to go.
Reduce taxes where possible
Uncle Sam wants you saving....More>>>
The cryptocurrency market continued a sluggish start to the week Wednesday, with most major currencies trading up or down less than 3 percent. Here’s a look at some of the headlines that were moving the cryptocurrency market today — and which currencies were on the move.
Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE: GS) partner and hedge fund manager Mike Novogratz....More>>>
Retirement just might be the best time to spice up your career.
Nearly 3 out of 4 Americans plan to work beyond traditional retirement age on at least a part-time basis, according to a recent Gallup poll of 718 adults. Close to 40 percent of those participating in the survey said they plan to retire after age 65.
Believe it or not, more adults say they intend to extend their careers....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockFebruary 26, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 1.2% at 2,779.61. The DJIA closed up 1.6% at 25,708.93. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 1.2% at 7,421.46.
Monday was a very positive day for the broad U.S. markets, with all three of the major exchanges closing at least 1% higher on the day. Crude oil made decent start to week and is holding close to the $64 price level. The S&P....More>>>
Something unexpected just happened… A tiny piece of earth was lobbed into a very deep regulatory black hole.
The Senior Judge of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington, Judge Barbara Jacobs Rothstein, ruled last week that the accounting giant PricewaterhouseCoopers was liable for failing to uncover a multibillion-dollar fraud....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockMarch 16, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 0.2% at 2,751.38. The DJIA closed up 0.3% at 24,937.55. Separately, the Nasdaq was relatively flat at 7,481.99.
Friday was a fairly positive day for the broad U.S. markets. The Dow continued its recovery from the big drop on Wednesday. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq also moved higher on the day if only slightly. The S&P 500 sectors....More>>>
The price of gold today (Friday, April 7) is at its highest level in nearly five months as investors buy safe havens in the wake of the Syrian air strike. As of 8:30 a.m., the metal is up 1.5% and trading at $1,272. That’s the highest since prices closed at $1,273 on Nov. 9, 2016.
It’s clear that gold’s been acting well of late, despite some renewed....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockJanuary 3, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 0.6% at 2,713.00. The DJIA closed up 0.4% at 24,922.27. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 0.8% at 7,065.53.
Wednesday was another positive day for the U.S. broad markets, with all major exchanges hitting a new record high. Although this is only the second trading day of 2018, the markets seem to be off to a running start. Crude oil....More>>>