Any man who's gone through it will tell you that a lot of work, money and stress go into buying a diamond. I mean, behind your house and your car, this little rock is one of the most expensive purchases in life. Retailers are fighting for your business, and competition among jewelers is beyond
U.S. equities finished lower on Tuesday amid a heavy flow of Federal Reserve-related headlines and disappointment that the Senate GOP leadership is delaying a vote on their healthcare reform bill until after the Independence Day holiday recess.
In the end, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 0.4%, the S&P 500 lost 0.8%, the Nasdaq Composite lost 1.6% amid tech-sector weakness and the....More>>>
Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) is one of the world’s largest producers of consumer packaged goods. Despite the company’s share price movement followed an upward trend since the beginning of this year (see Picture 1), P&G’s performance leaves much to be desired. On the one hand, the company’s revenues are negatively affected by macroeconomic conditions, and mainly currency....More>>>
Famed investor and “Gloom, Boom & Doom Report” author Marc Faber is calling for a recession.
“I would put up interest rates,” Faber said during a conference hosted by CMC Market in Sydney, Australia, on Wednesday night. The U.S. Federal Reserve holds its next two-day meeting Nov. 1-2 — just six days ahead of the 2016 presidential election that has investors....More>>>
Heres another reason why the Federal Reserve can leave rates unchanged Wednesday: Financial conditions are significantly tighter thanks to new money-market regulations that go into effect next month.
Liborthe London interbank offered rate, a measure of the cost for banks to borrow from each other in dollars that also serves as a benchmark reference rate for trillions of dollars in private-sector....More>>>
OMB Approves 18-Month Fiduciary Rule Delay, With Change
Its Not Them, Its You: Millennials Demand a New Business Model
A week after the Labor Department filed to begin a 15-day comment period regarding the 18-month delay of its fiduciary rule’s most onerous provisions, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., is urging Labor Secretary Alexander....More>>>
The passive vs. active question has raged lately, amid new data showing that index funds (passive investing) deliver better and cheaper. The ever-wise Rick Kahler, who heads Kahler Financial Group in Rapid City, S.D, informs us what the best choice is:
When it comes to investing, it’s a losing proposition to try and be anything better than average. I was recently reminded of this....More>>>
AT&T Inc. (T) Chairman and CEO Randall Stephenson echoed the sentiments of other defense witnesses in the Department of Justice lawsuit to block the telecom's purchase of Time Warner Inc. (TWX) , in testimony on Thursday.
"On its face, the premise is absurd," Stephenson said of