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
The stock market’s relentless march upward has pushed the prices of many companies higher. As investors bid up good and bad businesses alike, it can be hard to discern which companies are the best for long-term investors.
That’s especially true in the world of dividend stocks, where income-starved investors face greater temptation by the day to reach for high dividend stocks that....More>>>
Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) has been gaining a lot of momentum recently with its share price having risen almost 7% since the 24th of January. The stock has been riding the biotech wave since the complex bottomed back in November but also has traded strongly since it announced its fourth quarter results at the end of January. Although the company missed earnings expectation in Q4 due to established products....More>>>
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Outlines Its Machine Learning Strategy
Sunnyvale, California-based AMD (NSDQ:AMD) recently unveiled their machine learning strategy with the launch of the new Radeon Instinctaccelerators, MIOpen library and the ROCm software (launched earlier). Artificial intelligence (AI), Machine Learning(ML) and Deep Learning(DL) have become the new buzzwords in the tech....More>>>
Ric Edelman Unveils Novel Social Security Supplement Plan
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President Donald Trump signed an executive order Friday ordering a 180-day review of two parts of the Dodd-Frank Act — the Orderly Liquidation Authority (OLA) and the construct and function of the....More>>>
January 9, 2017: Markets opened mixed again Monday with the Nasdaq Composite showing a burst out of the gate while the S&P 500 and the DJIA opened lower. The Nasdaq even posted an all-time high of 5,541.08 early this afternoon. Techs were one of the only S&P sectors to post a gain Monday. The biggest loser was the energy sector which was weighed down by dropping crude prices. WTI crude oil....More>>>
Legendary investor Bill Miller is the former chairman and chief investment officer of Legg Mason Capital Management. He has been named fund manager of the decade by Morningstar and ranked as the top 30 most influential people in investing by SmartMoney. Below is an edited summary of his interview with The Investor’s Podcast where he talks about determining the intrinsic value of various....More>>>
The U.K. government has outlined plans to crack down on mega CEO salaries by giving shareholders and workers more control over compensation paid to top executives.
Prime Minister Theresa May is considering rules that would require companies to report CEO-to-worker pay ratios. The government is also looking at rules that would give shareholders the ability to veto executive pay packages.....More>>>
Employers added 235,000jobs in February as mild weather and increased business confidence spurred strong hiring for a second straight month, almost certainly cementing a Federal Reserve rate hike next week.
The unemployment rate, which is calculated from a different survey, fell to 4.7% from 4.8%, the Labor Department said Friday, as a large increase in the labor force — the number....More>>>
Is the headline of this session a bit dramatic? Regardless of the apparent sensationalism, I really think the results and the outlook describe an end of an era for this company that is akin to the crumbling of an empire. Palo Alto (NYSE:PANW) first emerged as a leading cyber-security vendor around 2009 when it started marketing next-generation....More>>>
Tyler Technologies (NYSE:TYL) is a provider of information management software for the public sector, with a focus on small, local governments. TYL’s software applications and services are generally grouped in three areas: financial management and education; courts and justice; and property appraisal and tax.
The bull pitch is that TYL is focused on smaller governmental agencies that....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