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>>>
We hear a lot about the national debt, meaning the one wracked up by Washington. But private debt is every bit as worrisome. Raul Elizalde, founder of Path Financial in Sarasota, Fla., explains why we should be wary:
Interest rates are on the way up, thanks to the Federal Reserve. Stocks soared after the U.S. election. This is because everyone seems to agree that the new US administration....More>>>
The Q4 2016 earnings report for troubled small cap diabetes stock MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ: MNKD) is scheduled for after the market closes Thursday (March 16th). So far,MannKind Corporations novel rapid-acting inhaled insulin therapy Afrezza has been a disappointment for investors; and if that doesnt start to change, theMNKD could soon run out of money. For that reason, the Company has elevated....More>>>
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>>>
Qatar Airways no longer wants to own a piece of its American rival.
The company said in a statement Wednesday that it’s decided “not to proceed” with its plan to buy a 10% stake in American Airlines (AAL). The U.S. carrier’s leadership has openly expressed its disapproval of Qatar Airline’s proposal.
American spokesperson Matt Miller said Wednesday....More>>>
Cincinnati, OH, based Investment company Foster & Motley Inc buys Wal-Mart Stores, Bunge, Gladstone Land, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners, Wyndham Worldwide, Union Pacific, Exelon, Foot Locker, Toyota Motor, CVS Health, sells Target, Johnson Controls International PLC, Conagra Brands, Newmont Mining, Marathon Petroleum during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31, according to the most recent filings of....More>>>
Wednesday was an up-and-down day for the stock market, which lost substantial ground early in the day only to climb back toward the unchanged mark by the end of the session. A slight rise for the Dow Jones Industrials led to yet another record-high close, and although other major market benchmarks weren’t quite as lofty, they nevertheless finished with only modest losses on the day. Generally....More>>>
I had recently published an article that showed a couple of fears about AMD (NYSE:AMD) Vega and the Zen architecture. That article recalled also the competitors’ developments (from Nvidia (NASDAQ:NVDA) and Intel (NASDAQ:INTC)).
My fear was that Vega could be a product released 1 year after the Nvidia Pascal release and that it will have to battle Pascal Refresh (consumer product) and....More>>>
The Dow Jones today is on the rise for the third straight day on Wall Street. Dow futures collected a gain of over 100 points in pre-market trading, as investors continued to bet on a robust earnings season. While geopolitical tensions over Syrian military intervention and the brea
The Dow Jones today locked in a 190-point gain in Monday's pre-market trading as investors turned away from geopolitical chatter to focus on a busy week of earnings reports. Markets are anticipating the most profitable earnings season in seven years thanks to 2017 tax cut legislatio
Chinese developers may have had a stellar 2017 compared with recent years but bond investors are increasingly concerned their windfall won’t be enough to withstand the tighter funding conditions this year that could lead to cash crunches.