Investors are increasingly hyped up when it comes to earnings season. At least that’s the hope and prayer for the folks over at CNBC that need all the excitement that they can get to lure viewers. And while some corporate chieftains, including JP Morgan’s (NYSE:JPM) Jamie Dimon and Berkshire Hathaway’s (NYSE:BRK.A, NYSE:BRK.B) Warren Buffett are campaigning to end quarterly reporting,....More>>>
United Bitcoin (CURRENCY:UBTC) traded 10.6% lower against the US dollar during the 1 day period ending at 23:00 PM ET on September 13th. United Bitcoin has a total market capitalization of $0.00 and $219,605.00 worth of United Bitcoin was traded on exchanges in the last day. During the last seven days, United Bitcoin has traded 6.9% lower against the US dollar. One United Bitcoin coin can currently....More>>>
Warren Buffett swooped in to rescue General Electric once. Could he do it again?
GE’s demolished stock rose 5% on Tuesday following chatter that the Oracle of Omaha could make an investment in the embattled company he helped stabilize in 2008. GE was on track for its best day in three years.
Neither GE nor Berkshire Hathaway (BRKA), Buffett’s holding company, would....More>>>
Chances are, you may have been swindled at some point in your life, or you know someone who has. Nearly half of consumers surveyed recently by Stanford University’s Center on Longevity and the Finra Investor Education Foundation reported being a victim of financial fraud in the previous yeara far higher tally than earlier surveys indicated. No socioeconomic or demographic group is immune.....More>>>
&l;!–donotpaginate–&g;&l;p&g;For most families, college financial aid is a puzzle: How do you put the pieces together to get more of it?
One thing is certain, though. You can increase your financial aid package by paying attention to handful of factors.
The answer is never simple because it involves your family&s;s disposal income, the college&s;s black box aid formula....More>>>
&l;p&g;&l;img class=&q;dam-image bloomberg size-large wp-image-41903517&q; src=&q;https://specials-images.forbesimg.com/dam/imageserve/41903517/960×0.jpg?fit=scale&q; data-height=&q;1390&q; data-width=&q;960&q;&g; A rainbow arcs over wind turbines at a wind farm in Scotland. Mike Wilkinson/Bloomberg
As the amount of renewable energy in global electricity networks continues to surge,....More>>>
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks decreased by 19 billion cubic feet for the week ending April 6. The winter heating season ended March 30 and we should begin seeing storage injections (increases) until the end of September.
Analysts were expecting a storage withdrawal of around 11 billion cubic feet. The five-year average....More>>>
Who knows what is going on with health care legislation? I am still interested in how any potential changes could affect older workers.
The need for medical care rises sharply after age 50. Obamacare the Affordable Care Act of 2010 increased the coverage of these older adults by expanding Medicaid, restructuring the insurance market, and offering subsides. The repeal and replace legislation....More>>>
There are numerous trading techniques to consider for each and every options trade, so Fred Oltarsh at Options Strategy Network details five of the ones he considers extremely vital for trying to put the percentages in the trader’s favor.
The key to trading options contracts successfully (individual stocks and futures as well) is to put the percentages in your favor. This involves....More>>>
U.S. equities drifted lower on Thursday as many of the trade dynamics we’ve seen since the election reversed. Stocks were weaker. Bonds were stronger. The dollar weakened. Gold rose. Interest rates declined.
There was no particular catalyst for the move. Just a nagging sense that many of these trades had become overextended and were vulnerable to profit-taking and short covering. In....More>>>