The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting a decrease of 0.5% in the group’s seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending June 29. Mortgage loan rate movements were mixed last week.
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John Doak, the Oklahoma insurance commissioner, today gave members of a Senate panel advice that would please many health insurance agents and brokers: He called for the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions to investigate the....More>>>
Its no surprise that economic juggernauts China and Japan keep swapping places at the top of the list of biggest U.S. creditors. What might strike observers as odd, however, is that tiny Ireland has been lurking at No. 3 for more than a year.
The country holds more than $310 billion in U.S. government paper, according to the Treasury International Capital, or TIC, report released on Monday.....More>>>
So much for the 70 million iPhones analysts think Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) will buy between now and year end. At least that is the conclusion which can be drawn from a recent tweet from Survey Monkey:
How likely are consumers to buy #iPhone7? Only 5% say they’re extremely likely #mondaymotivation #mobilemonday #tech svy.mk/2cL40Cr
Apple’s share price has soared based on....More>>>
General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) had another tough week, but then, so did every other stock included in the Dow Jones industrial average. Every one of the 30 stocks posted a loss for the week, and the range of losses was from 2% to over 10%. GE stock lost about 4.5% last week, a smaller loss than 20 other Dow stocks, but not quite good enough to let the company shake its ranking as the worst performing....More>>>
SAN FRANCISCO If it’s a high-paid job, chances are you won’t find a woman in it.
That’s the conclusion of a LinkedIn analysis, prepared forEqual Pay Day on Tuesday, of how women fared in the top 100 highest-paying jobs in the U.S. On average, women make up less than 30% of employees in each role. Among thehighest-paid roles, only threeof them employ more women than men all....More>>>
If you’re looking for stocks that will deliver impressive gains this year, look no further than e-commerce giant Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Don’t get me wrong, it’s an expensive pick. Amazon stock has a share price of around $1,530 and a P/E of 332.88. However, those numbers are justified when you consider the amount of growth that lies ahead.
Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) delivered strong results on Tuesday beating on the bottom line, but missing on the top. Personally, I love what I see at the top and bottom lines for WYNN stock.
The Macau nightmare appears to have come to an end, and it seems to me that the company is back on track. With Elaine Wynn also restructuring the board of directors, the goal appears to be wiping....More>>>
SOFIA, Bulgaria The European Union has called on U.S. President Donald Trump's administration to stop threating it with tariffs on steel and aluminum, saying Thursday it is prepared to discuss trade but not at gun-point.
In March, Trump slapped tariffs of 25% on steel imports and 10% on impo
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If you're not familiar with how Social Security works, you might assume that there's a single age at which eligible recipients have to file for benefits. Not so. You actually get an eight-year window to claim benefits that begins at age 62 and carries through until age 70. (Technically, you're no