Starting this week, some consumers may have a higher credit score.
Because of improved standards for utilizing new and existing public records, the three major credit reporting companies are now excluding all tax liens from credit reports. That means some scores will head higher, for some by
QI want to give my required minimum distribution from my IRA to several charities. What steps do I need to take so that Im not taxed on the RMD? Is there a minimum amount I can transfer or a limit to the number of charities I can send the money to?
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People older than 70陆 can transfer up to $100,000 per year....More>>>
Friday was a mixed day for the stock market; the Dow Jones Industrials fell slightly even as the S&P 500 (SNPINDEX:^GSPC) and Nasdaq Composite finished higher. The S&P 500’s gains of about a fifth of a percent were propelled in part by favorable economic data showing that retail sales climbed by 0.6% in December, driven by strong performance in the automotive sector. Solid bank earnings....More>>>
On Monday morning, a long-time rivalry came to a fashionable close after Coach announced that it will acquire cool-girl brand Kate Spade. According to a press release on Kate Spade’s website, Coach’s cash offer of $18.50 per share, or $2.4 billion, represents a 27.5% percent premium to the unaffected closing price of Kate Spade’s shares....More>>>
Apple Inc. stock is up 18% in the year-to-date. Bullish investor sentiment and a potential iPhone supercycle could lift AAPL stock even higher. Flickr
Cupertino, California-based Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has recently been in the news, mostly for the right reasons. Barring the chatter regarding its appeal against the European Union’s $14B tax charge, Apple is enjoying a lot of positive....More>>>
We honestly wouldn’t be surprised if we saw somebody come in and make a bid for Mylan (NASDAQ:MYL) at this stage in the game.
We have written several articles talking about why we think the company is significantly undervalued, and now that some of the gray skies have cleared from in front of the company and it has settled with the Department of Justice, we believe....More>>>
Amaya’s stock has been on a wild roller coaster ride this year, with catalysts ranging from the CEO (David Baazov) being accused of insider trading, to takeover rumors, to failed mergers and now a formal bid by the aforementioned CEO. There have certainly been a lot of hopes and headaches, but I believe there is a strong underlining long case to be made on Amaya. I wrote a blog post about....More>>>
March 10, 2017: Markets opened higher Friday following another month of strong non-farm payroll gains. Top performing sectors today were industrials, telecoms, and utilities. The weakest performer was real-estate. WTI crude oil for April delivery settled at $48.49 a barrel, down 1.6% on the day and down more than 9% for the week. April gold dropped 0.2% on the day to settle at $1,201.40. Equities....More>>>
American families can afford bigger helping of Thanksgiving dinner this year.
A classic Thanksgiving dinner will cost$49.87 for a gathering of 10, just under $5 per person, according to figures out this week from the American Farm Bureau Federation. The total is a step back from 2015s all-time high of $50.11.
If you adjust for inflation, the price is lower this year than when we first....More>>>
Data show that Silicon Valley darlings once again captured the interest of stock fund managers looking to cash in on the sector’s growth and dreams in the fourth quarter of 2016.
In a ranking of the 20 S&P 500 stocks that U.S. funds managing more than $1 million bought the most, tech companies took eight spots: Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL),....More>>>
Marcus Co. (NYSE:MCS) – Stock analysts at Barrington Research reduced their Q4 2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of Marcus in a research note issued on Tuesday, April 17th. Barrington Research analyst J. Goss now forecasts that the company will post earnings of $0.28
Analysts forecast that Hertz Global Holdings, Inc (NYSE:HTZ) will post sales of $1.97 billion for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have issued estimates for Hertz Global’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $1.98 billion and the lowest is $1.97 billion. Hertz Global po
Wall Street analysts expect Cornerstone OnDemand (NASDAQ:CSOD) to post earnings per share of $0.06 for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five analysts have provided estimates for Cornerstone OnDemand’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.03 a