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To the question Does working past the traditional retirement age keep you mentally sharp? the answer was a qualified yes among several scholars attending the recent 2017 Age Boom Academy at Columbia University in early June. (Ill get to the caveats later.)
Intriguing evidence that work helps boost cognitive health among older....More>>>
A group of Senate Democrats are charging that billionaire Carl Icahn is using his role as President Trump’s regulation buster for his “own personal gain.”
Senators Elizabeth Warren, Al Franken and four colleagues sent the White House and EPA letters this week demanding answers to a series of questions they’ve raised about Icahn’s vast business empire and his....More>>>
Constellation Brands (NYSE:STZ), the producer of premium wine and the Corona, Modelo, & Pacifico beer brands, has strong sales momentum acting as a tailwind. The company’s focus on premium margin growth is helping to drive earnings growth. Although Constellation’s valuation has increased over the past few years, the stock is valued below its peers on a PEG and Price to Sales basis.....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>>>
March has brought madness to airline stocks, including United Continental Holdings (UAL), Delta Air Lines (DAL), and American Airlines (AAL). But the recent pullbacks aren’t a buying opportunity, say Imperial Michael Derchin and Adam Hackel.
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I recommended United Continental on Nov. 19, the week that Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway....More>>>
Shares of auction house Sotheby’s (NYSE:BID) jumped as much as 14.7% in trading Monday after the company released fourth-quarter results. And shares kept steaming, trading 13.6% higher as of 12:30 p.m. EST.
Revenue for the quarter fell 8.1% to $308.7 million, but the company did swing from a loss of $11.2 million to a profit of $65.5 million,....More>>>
The days of Wine and Roses is actually both the name of a film and a song. The film was bittersweet to say the least and it is hard to call the ending happy. The title refers to the love story of two alcoholics in the early 1960s. But the lyrics allow one to forget what the movie was all about. The director of the film was the well-known director....More>>>
News of Amazon’s huge $13.7 billion (bn) takeover bid for Whole Foods Market represents the largest US grocery deal over past decade and is leaving rivals in the retail sector quaking. It’s a big play by the retail behemoth in the US and yet another signal of the seismic shift in