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Why You Have to Get Better at the Boring Stuff

There are plenty of thrills when you're starting up. But those long stretches of mind-numbing work? That's what ultimately determines whether or not you're successful.

Weekly Scoreboard

Indices S&P 500 2,018.05 +2.72% DJIA 17,390.50 +3.48% NASDAQ 4,630.74 +3.28% Russell 2000 1,173.51 +4.88% S&P 500 High Beta 34.01 +3.69% Wilshire 5000 20,999.40 +2.84% Russell 1000 Growth 944.52 +2.78% Russell 1000 Value 1,005.97 +2.60%...Show More Summary

MetLife Inc's Earnings Results: 4 Key Takeaways

MetLife's third quarter results highlighted attractive growth from top to bottom line and justified a much higher valuation for MetLife. Rising interest rates could be the determining catalyst that drive MetLife's shares higher going forward.

The Allstate Corporation's Earnings Results: 3 Key Takeaways

Despite higher than expected catastrophe losses, Allstate managed to squeeze out an earnings beat, and continues to benefit from strong underlying insurance operations, while the company also finds enough cash to remunerate shareholders.

Stage Set For Year-End Rally In Stocks?

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