Social Security serves as a key source of income for millions of retired seniors, and as an eligible worker, you get an eight-year window to start taking benefits. Here are the various ages at which you might claim Social Security, and their impact on your benefits.Age 62
Shares of Lam Research (LRCX ) moved slightly lower during morning trading hours Monday, just one day before the company is scheduled to release its latest quarterly earnings results. The red-hot run of the semiconductor market has been challenged lately, so investors will want to pay close att
A 2016 study from LinkedIn showed that working professionals who graduated college between 2006 and 2010 have already switched jobs an average of 2.85 times. The same study shows that the number of companies most people work for 5 – 10 years after graduating has increased as well.
It’s hard to say why people job hop more often these....More>>>
President-elect Donald Trump has made a number of campaign promises including GDP growth, lower taxes and tariffs on China and Mexico. To track his progress on those promises, and their impact on Americans, we’ve created the “President Trump’s Economic Scorecard.”
To start with, it tracks the changes in economic and financial market measures from Election....More>>>
Natural gas for transportation leader Clean Energy Fuels Corp (NASDAQ:CLNE) has steadily grown and improved the quality of its business and business results over the past several years. Today’s Clean Energy Fuels is leaner, has a stronger balance sheet, and is in a solid position as a market leader in a growth industry.
But is the stock undervalued? By one metric, book value per share,....More>>>
Eight men now control as much wealth as the world’s poorest 3.6 billion people, according to a new report from Oxfam International.
The men — Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, Carlos Slim, Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, Amancio Ortega, Larry Ellison and Michael Bloomberg — are collectively worth $426 billion, the anti-poverty group said on Sunday.
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>>>
Inotek Pharmaceuticals is due to release their phase 3 results regarding trabodenoson, their main drug candidate, that will push the stock up to $15-$20 or down to $5/share. I believe the phase 3 data will be positive, based on previous trial results.
Inotek Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ITEK) is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the treatment....More>>>
Mohit Aron is a truly impressive entrepreneur. He cofounded Nutanix and left before its October 2016 IPO to found Cohesity, a maker of so-called hyperconverged secondary storage (HCSS) that just received a $90 million capital injection.
And despite trading at well-below half its peak price of $44 a share, Aron is bullish on Nutanix. By contrast, Cohesity board member and retired....More>>>
U.S. stock futures are headed lower this morning. Volatility has ramped up lately, with Wall Street’s fortunes shifting with every tweet from President Donald Trump. Global tensions are up after Trump indicated in a tweet that missile strikes in Syria were coming against the Russian backed
U.S. stock futures are headed higher this morning. Wall Street bulls are extending yesterday’s late-session rally into this morning, as trade war fears begin to ease. Traders appear more focused on looming first-quarter earnings season rather than the new Chinese tariffs.
U.S. stock futures are down sharply this morning, as volatility continues to dominate Wall Street. The cause for this morning’s drop, once again, is President Donald Trump. Last night, Trump said he was considering another $100 billion in tariffs on Chinese imports. Such a move would tripl