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Here Is How Wealthy Women Are Getting Smarter Pitches From Financial Advisors
By September 25, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Here Is How Wealthy Women Are Getting Smarter Pitches From Financial Advisors

Last year, tennis great Venus Williams made news by becoming one of the financial backers of Ellevest, a new robo-advisor aimed at women. And more good news for the digital company followed: An SEC filing in August showed that Ellevest, which became fully operational last year, had raised a hefty $ 32.5 million in its […]

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Fidget spinners and squishies: some Toys ‘R’ Us toymakers cut ties
By September 24, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Fidget spinners and squishies: some Toys ‘R’ Us toymakers cut ties

(Reuters) – This summer, toy supplier Product Launchers delivered 100,000 specially ordered DC Comics fidget spinners to Toys ‘R’ Us, unaware that the biggest U.S. toy store chain was in financial trouble. Reuters: Business News

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Exclusive: T-Mobile, Sprint close to agreeing on deal terms – sources
By September 23, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Exclusive: T-Mobile, Sprint close to agreeing on deal terms – sources

(Reuters) – T-Mobile US Inc is close to agreeing tentative terms on a deal to merge with Sprint Corp , people familiar with the matter said on Friday, a major breakthrough in efforts to merge the third and fourth largest U.S. wireless carriers. Reuters: Business News

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Google Will Pay $1.1 Billion For HTC Staff, IP In Pixel Phone Push
By September 21, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Google Will Pay $1.1 Billion For HTC Staff, IP In Pixel Phone Push

Alphabet unit Google (GOOGL) will pay $ 1.1 billion to HTC in a cooperation agreement, the companies said late Wednesday. Some of the Taiwanese firm’s employees, many of which worked on Google’s Pixel smartphones, will join the internet giant. Google also will get some HTC intellectual property via a nonexclusive license. Rumors of a Google-HTC […]

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Asia stocks steady, dollar treads water as investors count down to Fed
By September 20, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Asia stocks steady, dollar treads water as investors count down to Fed

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks were mostly steady on Wednesday after Wall Street again rose to record highs, although movements were limited as a wait-and-see mood prevailed before the Federal Reserve reveals its monetary policy stance later in the day. Reuters: Business News

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Hulu Beats Netflix, Amazon To Milestone In Emmy Award Victory
By September 19, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Hulu Beats Netflix, Amazon To Milestone In Emmy Award Victory

Hulu on Sunday became the first streaming video service to win an Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series for its critically acclaimed show “The Handmaid’s Tale.” XAutoplay: On | OffThe series was one of seven nominees for the high-profile award. It faced off against three shows from Netflix (NFLX) — “House of Cards,” “Stranger Things” […]

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Northrop Grumman Said Near Deal To Buy Orbital ATK
By September 18, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Northrop Grumman Said Near Deal To Buy Orbital ATK

Defense giant Northrop Grumman (NOC) is near a deal to buy Orbital ATK (OA) that could be announced Monday, according to multiple reports. That which would be latest notable aerospace takeover. Orbital ATK works on missile defense and satellites, and has a NASA contract for rocket launches to resupply the International Space Station. Both Northrop Grumman […]

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Fed meeting could trigger stock sector rotation
By September 17, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Fed meeting could trigger stock sector rotation

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. equity investors could rotate out of high-yielding sectors and into stocks of banks, which would benefit from the next leg up in interest rates, after the Federal Reserve’s policy-setting meeting wraps up on Wednesday. Reuters: Business News

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This Berkshire Hathaway Executive May Replace Warren Buffett
By September 16, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

This Berkshire Hathaway Executive May Replace Warren Buffett

Berkshire Hathaway (BRKB) Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett, 87, “shows no signs of slowing and could possibly be at the helm for another decade,” JPMorgan insurance analyst Sarah DeWitt wrote in a note to clients Thursday, while observing that Berkshire Vice Chairman Charlie Munger is 93. But the issue of who will succeed Buffett, who has led the company […]

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A Funny Thing Happened On Improv-Founder Budd Friedman’s Way To Broadway
By September 15, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

A Funny Thing Happened On Improv-Founder Budd Friedman’s Way To Broadway

Budd Friedman may be the person most responsible for the way you laugh. Friedman, 85, is the founder of the Improv, a nightclub that changed the face of comedy. Ask Jay Leno. The former “Tonight Show” host told IBD: “Comedy would have been different (than it is today) because a lot of people would not […]

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