“Real estate is an imperishable asset ever increasing in value. It is the most solid security that human ingenuity has devised.” — Russell Sage
Walt Disney (1901-66), the singular visionary genius who — more than anyone — transformed the business of entertainment in the 20th century, had legions of admirers over the decades. Among them is Steve Wynn, founder,....More>>>
A few years ago, I began to intentionally wear the same outfit every day—a dark grey T-shirt and khaki pants. At first, I tried it just as a one week experiment. I wanted to see what people would say and how I’d reflect on this experience.
Every day, I wondered when people would finally say it: “Enough Joshua! Why are you wearing that again?” And if they didn’t....More>>>
The silver spot price is down 1.6% in afternoon trading today (Friday) as September interest rate hike talks have gathered momentum. Despite today’s slip, we still see the silver spot price hitting $22 by the end of 2016.
Before we get into what will drive silver prices higher by the end of the year, here is what’s weighing on the silver spot price today…
All three initial public offerings (IPOs) on last week’s calendar were, in fact, completed, but the results were mixed at best. That’s more than we can say for the full year, though, which had the distinction of being the worst for IPOs on a dollar basis since 2003 and the worst since 2009 on a volume basis.
Online travel company Travel BV (NASDAQ: TRVG), better known as trivago,....More>>>
NEW YORK Welcome to where nearly everyone is below average.
It’s the world where investors try to pick which mutual funds will beat the market. It sounds great in theory, but the odds of doing it successfully over the long term can be slimmer than winning a lotto prize.
Twice each year, S&P Dow Jones Indices checks how fund managers are performing against indexes in various....More>>>
These 10 states impose the highest taxes on retirees, according to Kiplingers 2017 analysis of state taxes. One treats Social Security benefits just like Uncle Samtaxing up to 85% of your benefits. Six others tax Social Security benefits if your earnings exceed specific income thresholds. Exempt
So NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ:NXPI) is waiting for the final regulatory approvals to trigger an avalanche of shares being committed to Qualcomm 's (NASDAQ:QCOM) long-running tender offer. The pending buyout may have frozen NXP's stock prices just below Qualcomm's firm all-cash offer of $110
The semiconductor industry is made up of 15 sub-sectors (including 4 for semiconductor equipment) within the Technology sector, which is one of the 16 broad Zacks-categorized sectors.
Similar to the Technology sector, Zacks also breaks down each of the other sectors into groups such that there ar