So far, I’ve been a small brick in the “wall of worry” being climbed by Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) stock. I argued in March, for instance, that Microsoft was worth about $100 billion too much. MSFT stock has gained another 12%-plus since then — and Microsoft has added around $70 billion in incremental value.
The Q3 2016 earnings report for small cap online wellness services stock MINDBODY Inc (NASDAQ: MB) is scheduled for after the market closes onWednesday (October 26th). MINDBODY Inc along withmid cap fitnessdevice stockFitbit Inc (NYSE: FIT) and small cap fitness center operator Planet Fitness Inc (NYSE: PLNT)allhad IPOsin the summer of 2015 raisingtalk of a fitness stock bubble brewing.
Congress has another reason not to roll back Obamacare too quickly: New research suggests that repealing two major provisions of Obamacare without replacing them right away could cost the nation 3 million jobs and trigger negative economic impacts that would extend far beyond the health care industry.
The report was released Thursday by the Commonwealth Fund and George Washington University’s....More>>>
WASHINGTON With just three weeks to go before the federal government is set to start issuingan annual allotment of visas for foreign workers, advocates for Americans displaced by foreigners are increasingly worried President Trump wont take action in time to fix the problem, and thousands more American jobs will be lost.
Numerous companies have outsourced work in recent years to contractors....More>>>
The stock market finished the week on a mixed note on Friday, as the Nasdaq and S&P 500 climbed higher, even as the Dow Jones Industrials (DJINDICES:^DJI) finished with a slight loss of just five points. Earnings season has begun, and solid results from major U.S. banks set a generally positive tone for the market.
Investors responded favorably to optimistic guidance about the financial....More>>>
Today, I (Porter) am going to introduce a new financial term... I've been thinking about this a while... it's a term that describes the modern economy's fondness for central banks, paper money, huge debts, and financial bubbles. I call it the "Escher Economy." &nbs
The Nasdaq trade unwound some on Friday. From the peak Friday morning in the futures of 5,898 the tumble started around 11:00 am, falling to as low as 5,660. That's 238 Nasdaq futures points or 4% - quite a sharp move.
Remember, it seems like an overdone trade (driven by the big tech stocks
How much are you putting away for retirement? And is it enough? On average, Americans participating in defined contribution plans—such as 401(k)s—are socking away only 6.2% of their income every year, according to Vanguard’s “How America Saves 2017” report.