Do you want to change careers? Are you absolutely sure?
From my own career change to the stories I hear from my clients and workshop students, often we think we want to change careers when the problem is our work environment instead. If you find yourself stuck, unsure what to do next, or t
The EUR/USD bounced back after hitting a new low on Monday but is now struggling again. Nevertheless, it has a strong support line that may keep it from falling. But if this cushion, collapsed, it could turn into a free-fall.
The Technical Confluences Indicator shows a dense cluster of support around 1.1750, which is the convergence....More>>>
Private equity shops thought they saw a sure-fire way to make a buck: build dozens of new power plants fueled by cheap Appalachian natural gas to replace old coal-fired units.
It hasn’t quite turned out that way, at least not yet. Many of the new plants built in the last few years aren’t kicking off as much cash as the buyout firms had expected, according to bankers. There’s....More>>>
The February stock market rout created a tremendous opportunity for long-term investors. Everyone is asking which stocks make sense for the rest of 2018 and beyond. The following five stocks are my favorite large-cap names for a buy-and-hold portfolio.
1. United Parcel Service (NYSE: UPS) Shares of this package delivery service have plunged around 30% from their January 2018 highs. The....More>>>
&l;p&g;&l;img class=&q;dam-image bloomberg size-large wp-image-39088730&q; src=&q;https://specials-images.forbesimg.com/dam/imageserve/39088730/960×0.jpg?fit=scale&q; data-height=&q;639&q; data-width=&q;960&q;&g; Two of China&s;s biggest household brands Alibaba Group and SAIC Motor have risen up the charts on the &l;em&g;Forbes&l;/em&g; Global 2000 list of the world&s;s largest companies.....More>>>
Doug Hughes focuses on lesser-known, small cap regional banks; the editor of Bank Newsletter looks for banks that operate in attractive regional markets, often ones that would be attractive acquisition targets.
AvidBank Holdings (AVBH) has the fastest growth of any bank out there and yet is still one of the safest with almost no bad loans, and a great, great market area in Palo Alto,....More>>>
Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) is an intriguing commercial-stage biotech company that’s just reported positive late-stage trial results for its pain-busting drug NKTR-181. However, shares have jumped on the news, and the company’s market cap has swollen to more than $3 billion. Is there more running room left for its investors?
Attempting to sustain a fixed living standard using distributions from a portfolio of volatile assets is an inefficient retirement income strategy. This is a unique source of sequence risk. Four general techniques for managing sequence risk in retirement are highlighted in Exhibit 1.
Approaches for Managing Sequence of Returns Risk in Retirement
Since the beginning of the year, MetLife (MET) has been hit hard by a string of negative charges and a material reserve build-up. For starters, on the 2018 Outlook Call, management announced a review of practices and procedures used to estimate the company's reserves related to certain annuitants
Patriotism has become something of a charged word in these turbulent political times. And that led to significant shifts in the results of Brand Keys' 16th annual survey of American brands in over 100 categories.
Some iconic names, including Jeep, Walt Disney, and Coca-Cola, made the list