Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News Janet Yellen, chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve, listens to a question during a news conference following a Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting in Washington, D.C. Bond exchange-traded funds are rallying after Friday’s lackluster jobs report, but the latest report didn’t add much to the conversation. A hot jobs number would [...]
I mentioned earlier that Intel (INTC) announced its president, Renée James, will step down in January, hoping to find a CEO spot at another company. The 8-K filing this morning, however, lists a much broader scope of change in the organization. Along with James’s departure come another of other executive departures. They include Hermann Eul, [...]
If you missed the big Barron’s story this past weekend on Silicon Valley’s accounting, you should check it out. There has always been a element of bullshit in not expensing stock options, but this has now become absurd. COmpaore & COntrast Source: Barron’s
With a vote and subsequent negotiations in Greece, how concerned should investors be? What is contagion and why should we care? How can we monitor risks in Europe over the next few weeks? Historic Vote And Negotiations With the referendum in Greece less than 24 hours away, the uncertainty and fear for investors is building. From Reuters: European partners [...]
Before I begin my message, I wanted to wish all my readers a Happy 4th of July. And I wanted to thank all of those military members for keeping us safe and able to enjoy our independence and freedom. For the past seven and a half years, myself and my readers have been on a quest to achieve financial freedom with dividend growth stocks. Show More Summary
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Bloomberg: Tsipras Faces Off With Europe Over Austerity Before Sunday Vote. Greek and European leaders dug into their positions before the country’s referendum on Sunday, as polls showed the outcome is impossible to predict and what happens next even more uncertain. Show More Summary
Nothing is broken. Fear and greed is at work as it always is. Yes, the regulations have swung too far into the costly mode. Yes, technology companies are going public […] The post The IPO is Broken and Dead …Long Live the IPO…and Shake Shack is Bigger than Coal Industry appeared first on Trends... Find them, ride them and get off..
Video will be up most likely between 9:00 and 10:00 pm ET (Atlanta). We decided to take a comprehensive look at fears and current facts related to Greece and financial market risk.
Greece, Greece, Greece; Russia; Dominique Strauss-Kahn; Fireworks; "Joey Chestnut is focused on gobbling wieners after splitting from fiancee"; and more.
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Have you heard of travel hacking? It’s a way to get free (or almost free) travel by opening a credit card — or a series of them — and spending the minimum amount of dollars required to earn the big bonus points or miles to travel for free. Here’s an example. The Upside A few [...]Show More Summary
Are you not achieving the trading goals or financial goals you’re hoping to see with your trading performance? During the holiday weekend, take a moment to sit back and watch a webinar I presented live that seeks to help you overcome some of the problem areas that may be holding you back from complete success in [...]
Hey there, BP! Today we are going to talk about a very different and non-traditional way to buy real estate – the real estate auction. There are different types of auctions out there. A sheriff sale is an auction facilitated by the courts to settle a foreclosure complaint. A tax lien sale is an auction [...]Show More Summary
As we cruise into the Fourth of July holiday weekend, let’s take a moment to update our “Sigma Band Volatility” Chart of the S&P 500 and note just how far this week’s Greece news rocked the market. We update volatility using Bollinger Bands to pinpoint key levels and provide structure. Here’s the current Volatility – Sigma Bands [...]
It's a simple fact of life: all good things must come to an end. Great books... relaxing tropical vacations... even bull markets have to end at some point. You see, the market has only had