The apartment ads on Craigslist looked enticing, showing pictures of decent rentals offered at reasonable prices. But the ads were bogus, and an estimated 146,000 would-be renters didn’t end up with a lease. Instead, many got stuck with a recurring charge of nearly $30 a month.
The Federal Trade Commission has filed an injunction to halt the scheme, which was reported in at least 35 states....More>>>
On Friday, our Elite Opportunity Pronewsletter suggested small cap outsourced semiconductor packaging and test services stock Amkor Technology (NASDAQ: AMKR) as a short term trade:
As you can read, although AMKR is one of those boring stories many investors tend to shy away from, the reality is it sits right smack in the middle of the semi space, a space with tremendous forward growth potential
As the Federal Reserve prepares to begin paring the size of its $4.5 trillion balance sheet next month, analysts at Deutsche Bank on Wednesday warned that what they have dubbed the great central bank unwind is one of several candidates for creating the next financial crisis.
When looking for the next financial crisis, its hard to escape from the fact that were seemingly in the early stages....More>>>
The world’s largest automaker is putting big money into electric vehicles in China.
Volkswagen (VLKAF) and its local partners plan to invest more than 10 billion ($11.8 billion) to build electric and hybrid cars in the country — the world’s biggest auto market — over the next seven to eight years.
More electric vehicles are sold in China than anywhere else....More>>>
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With medical marijuana laws now in effect in 29 states and Washington, D.C., weve all heard much discussion about the pros and cons of pot. But whether or not you embrace marijuanas new reputation, if you own pets, its time to pay attention.
A tempting treat?
If you own a dog, youve surely witnessed his or her notorious....More>>>
Investment company Carl Icahn buys Welbilt Inc, sells Federal-Mogul Holdings Corp, Nuance Communications Inc, Allergan PLC during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Icahn Capital Management LP. As of 2017-03-31, Icahn Capital Management LP owns 16 stocks with a total value of $19.9 billion. These are the details of the buys and sells.
Sean Spicer, the Republican National Committee communications director, is a leading candidate to serve as White House press secretary under Donald Trump, according to two sources with knowledge of the matter.
Spicer has “the inside track,” said one transition source.
A six-year veteran of the RNC, Spicer has well-established relationships with the Washington press....More>>>
Numerous pricing reports for the UK economy come out on Tuesday, April 12, 2016, at 4:30 AM ET. There is a strategy however, that works well for these kinds of news events. Using Nadex spreads, one can enter the night before at 11:00 PM ET for 7:00 AM ET expirations.
The Office For National Statistics for the UK will release six different pricing reports. The Consumer Pricing Index has....More>>>
After many years of a sluggish recovery, the housing market has continued to strengthen and some analysts think 2017 could be the best year since the bottom fell out in 2007. If true, that could be good news for homebuilders and companies that provide products and services necessary for home construction. There are several macro factors that could benefit the housing market this year and help accelerate....More>>>
Dear Mr. Trump, First, I would like to apologize for all the insightful and well-informed things I have written about you. But please keep in mind the context in which those remarks were made. Honestly, I think you're tremendous. Tremendous. I love you. You are an imbecile, it's true. But at least you are not a conniving, power-grasping, finger-pointing harpy. You at....More>>>