And the beat goes onis a refrain that kept rolling through my head after attending the symposium Tuesday hosted by the Womens Institute for a Secure Retirement (WISER) in Washington, D.C. The topic: retirement solutions for women.
If you hear the words “Irrevocable Trust,” you probably think of an estate planning tool designed to protect assets from inheritance tax. Or maybe to protect assets for Medicaid planning purposes. But Trusts can be used in a surprising variety of ways, especially during your lifetime.
Take NBA player Michael Carter-Williams. Instead of....More>>>
It would be an overstatement to say panicky investors are dumping stocks and other risky assets, but traditional havens are certainly getting a boost as potential flashpoints from Europe to the Middle East to East Asia suddenly return to the top of investors worry list.
Geopolitical concerns have clearly been on the rise over the last week or so with....More>>>
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Stocks ended the week on a high note Friday, after a mixed performance on Thursday,and the Dow eked out yet another new high, it’s 11th straight record.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied just before the close to endup 11.44 points, or 0.05%, to20821.76, it’s third straight week of gains. If it advances again on Monday, it will tie its 12-day winning....More>>>
General Motors Co.’s (NYSE: GM) Chevy Bolt may be the best reviewed electric car in America. It has just won the Motor Trend 2017 “Car of the Year.” However, sales of the car are likely to be weak. Electric car buyers are few and far between.
Motor Trend editors wrote:
For only the second time in the awards’ seven decades, the sound of electrical energy being....More>>>
I recently wrote about how Capstead Mortgage (NYSE:CMO) was a sinking ship to be avoided. That was because there was an 11.5% dividend cut. So why this cut? Well, the fact is that 2015 was a rough year for the name, though in Q1 2016, the company beat consensus estimates on the top line and had an in-line bottom-line result. But Capstead reported net income of just $27.4 million or $0.25 per share....More>>>
Shares of Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR), a biopharmaceutical company that utilizes its proprietary intellectual property via licensing deals and through collaborations in the clinical development process to help fight cancer, autoimmune diseases, and chronic pain, surged as much as 20% on Thursday after the company reported its fourth-quarter and full-year results after the....More>>>
On Friday, small cap biotechArrowhead Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: ARWR) jumped 18.28% after hosting an investor & analyst R&D day to introduce its proprietary Targeted RNAi Molecule (TRiMTM) platform and to review its pipeline of RNAi therapeutic candidates. Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals develop