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
Amazon.com Inc and Wal-Mart Stores Inc are battling for the title of “low price leader” by lowering prices. flickr
Despite the strong salesduring the Black Friday weekend, it has been a turbulent year for the U.S retail industry this year, thanks to eCommerce giant Amazon.com Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN). Retail chains like Macy’s (NYSE:M) have closed down hundreds of stores....More>>>
It’s said the odds always favor the house, which is why investing in casino stocks may not be a bad bet. And where you were once limited to gaming companies that had resorts in either Las Vegas or Atlantic City, changes to the industry over the years have opened the world to investors.
From Macau to Australia, Singapore to the soon-to-open Japanese casino market, gaming companies have....More>>>
Since Donald Trump was elected to the office of President of the United States of America, Alibaba’s (NYSE:BABA) stock has been nothing but down, big. 20% in fact, and that was despite the fact that Alibaba blew away analyst estimates on both the top and bottom line just prior to the election.
It is easy to point out why the stock has been doing so poorly lately, fear of China. Alibaba....More>>>
It was a mixed day for stocks as blue chips managed to squeak out a gain and small-caps got crushed ahead of tomorrow’s Fed announcement.
Keith Bedford for The Wall Street Journal
The S&P 500 fell 0.2% to 2,015.93 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 22.40 points, or 0.1%, to 17,251.53. The Nasdaq Composite fell 0.5% to 4,728.67. The Russell 2000 tumbled 1.6%....More>>>
Deutsche Post AG ADR (OTCPK:DPSGY) has a strong management which has been able to capitalize on the growth in the global e-commerce industry and the German economy. The company witnessed top-line growth as well as margin expansion and was able to generate a good amount of free cash. It was also able to maintain an excellent dividend payout, thus fulfilling all the relevant criteria required to be....More>>>
Investing isn't a one-size-fits-all process. Everyone does it for different reasons. And your personal goals have a lot to do with how you decide to manage your investments. You could be looking to earn enough money in the stock market to send your child to college in 10 years. Or you might want to position yourself to make huge gains from a major macro event that you believe is....More>>>
U.S. Treasuries suffered their worst month since 2009 as investors fret President-elect Donald Trump’s policies will spell bad news for debt investors and also brace for hikes in short-term interest rates by the Federal Reserve.
The SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Aggregate Bond fund, which tracks the broad bond market, has dropped 2.7% this month in its worst monthly performance since the....More>>>
Teach your kids the concept of savings by using physical money and opening a saving account at a bank branch.
The world seemed much less complicated in the 1980’s when I pioneered the topic of teaching kids about money. By and large, consumers of that time used physical coins and bills to make purchases; digital currency in the form of credit cards was in its infancy. Today,....More>>>
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
Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) has been on the defensive for nearly two years, after the social networking giant was unwittingly used as a subversive misinformation tool in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. In what promised to be an epic grilling, CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified to Congress recently, but
PTC Inc (NASDAQ:PTC) insider James E. Heppelmann sold 25,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $92.88, for a total transaction of $2,322,000.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 594,