Alex DiClemente

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As Pokémon Go Evolves, Businesses Are Squeezing Themselves In

Pokémon Go has taken over everything, everywhere. At least it feels like it has. People are scrambling to make the most of the mobile game's extraordinary popularity.<p>Transcript<p>MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:<p>Finally this hour, you didn't really think you were going to avoid a Pokemon Go story, did …

Citigroup Chief Economist Calls For E.U. And China To Use Helicopter Money

<i>By Valentin Schmid</i><p>Many say Ben Bernanke is once again responsible for stocks making new highs. According to Bloomberg, he went to Japan this week to …

Economics

Italy hires JP Morgan to hammer out €50bn bad bank bailout plan

The Italian government is working on plans to set up a €50bn bad bank which would aim to clean up the country’s stricken lenders, the Sunday Telegraph has learned.<p>It is understood that €10bn of public money could be used to buy bad loans at a knock-down price, taking assets with a face value of …

9 Fantasy Football Draft Tools You Should Use This Season

Over the past 25 years or so, I’ve been collecting links to some of the best Fantasy Football draft tools available on the Internet.We’re all …

READ UP: 4 tough Wall Street interview questions

Below are four of the most difficult questions (two technical and two behavioral) you may encounter as well as some sample responses to give you an idea of how to structure a great answer.<p>As you will see, these questions take mastery both of your personal story and of the technical side of …

Wall Street

Here's Ben Graham's family tree of value investing

Benjamin Graham is often referred to as "the father of investing" - and for good reason.<p>Warren Buffett was one of Graham's students at Columbia University (and the only one to have ever received an A in his class). Many other value investing legends, like Bill Ruane, Irving Kahn, and Walter …

The stock market roller coaster is not being felt by most Americans for one simple reason

That's because fewer people are invested in the stock market today than at any time in nearly the last two decades -- the product of dogged wage stagnation and a dramatic loss of faith in markets.<p>Data varies by source. But according to the U.S. Federal Reserve's most recent survey, only about 48 …

Fantasy Football: Predicting the Top 10 RBs of 2015

Will Latavius Murray be one of the surprise RBs to crack the top 10 in 2015?<p><i>*Note: This is an in-depth analysis. Click here if you’d rather jump</i> …

Fantasy Football

One player from all 32 NFL teams who could break out and dominate in 2015

After a wild offseason that saw tons of player movement, the doors have opened for several young players to break out and become stars.<p>In some cases, these are second-year players building on solid rookie seasons; in others they're three-, four-, or even five-year veterans finally getting their …

San Francisco 49ers

I used to work in finance, and here's why I think your 401(k) is a scam

I write something and instead of responding with a well-reasoned argument, they write things like "James Altucher is a wacko" or "James Altucher is a scumbag."<p>I've written for or appeared on the Wall St Journal, the Financial Times, CNBC, Fox Business, ABC, and many other finance sites. I've run …

Early Rising Stars Emerging in NFL Training Camps

Training camp is underway, and the stars of tomorrow are working to earn an increased role with their respective teams. We may not know who will break out in the regular season yet, but the early stages of training camp have been productive for numerous players. These rising stars have given …

Baltimore Ravens Training Camp: Week 1 Stock Report

The Baltimore Ravens are now over a week into training camp.<p>There's still a month away until regular-season games are played, but the preseason will be here in the next week for Baltimore.<p>Thus far in camp, several Ravens have had great performances that are boosting their standings on the roster. …

Fantasy Football Rankings 2015: Safest Options at Each Position

Safe can be so boring.<p>How many memories do you have that start with the sentence, "Oh man, remember the time we played it safe?" No, probably not. Fortune favors the bold and all that jazz, you know?<p>Safe often is smart, however. How often have you looked back at a fantasy draft and asked yourself, …

Fantasy Football Sleepers 2015: Breakout Stars Ready to Explode

With so much information at our disposal, the term “sleeper” doesn’t really exist anymore in fantasy football, so it’s become a lot more important to figure out which players will make the jump from solid contributors to fantasy superstardom.<p>Maximizing the value of your draft picks is a big factor …

12 Dalai Lama quotes that will make you think differently about happiness

He fled his home during the Chinese occupation of Tibet and soon set up a government in exile in India.<p>The monk has been the spiritual leader of his people and his religion since he was 15 years old. He's also one of the foremost authors and philosophers within Tibetan Buddhism, having authored …

Chinese Have a Trillion Reasons to Invest in New York Real Estate

For wealthy Chinese, the price doesn’t matter, whether it’s luxury goods or New York real estate.<p>But, when it comes to real estate, the rich Chinese …

3D-printed 'dough' helps fix your fractured bones

One day, you might not have to spend ages waiting for broken bones to heal. Researchers have developed a 3D-printed, dough-like biomaterial that could fill large bone fractures while aiding the recovery process. The porous chemical blend can withstand the same abuse as the spongy parts of your …

Is This the Most Spectacular Pacific Ocean Lookout Ever?

Designed by Schmidt Arquitectos Asociados, the <b>Pigeon Loft</b> is the perfect spot to take in views of the Pacific Ocean through an all-glass exterior. Its <b>minimalist-but-rustic</b> feel comes from the house's unlikely origins: most of its construction materials were leftover from the architects' previous …

18 Awesome Ways to Build a House with Windows for Walls

Once a radical proposal for residential architecture, expansive walls of glass are now common in the most striking new modern homes. Whether it's framing Mediterranean or desert views, bringing the outside in or setting absurd records like "world's largest pivoting window," glass walls deployed …

Frank Lloyd Wright

35 reasons why summer in NYC is the greatest

<i>By Time Out contributors, edited by Sophie Harris</i><p>It's an internationally agreed-upon fact that summer, wherever you are, is pretty awesome. But after …

Ice Cream

15 Of The Most Exotic Beaches In The World

From colored sand to hidden caves, here are 15 of the most exotic beaches all around the world.<p>From colored sand to hidden caves, here are 15 of the most exotic beaches all around the world.<p>1. Honopu Beach - Kauai, Hawaii<p>If you want to get to this beach, you've got to work for it. You can't hike, …

Beaches

The little-known tax break that executives use more than anyone else

There is "limited justification" for a $1 billion tax break on employment termination payments that overwhelmingly favours the wealthy, an analysis …

Channeling Peter Lynch: Top 10 Growth-At-The-Right-Yield Stocks

As I’ve written in prior missives, my friend and colleague, Frank Gristina of Tell-tale Capital, has developed a unique way to find cheap stocks that generate superior income streams while providing the potential for equity appreciation. It involves using a concept called “GARY” which stands for …

Why Stock Buybacks Are Good For The Economy And The Country

Self-interest has always been a primary tenet of capitalism. As Adam Smith famously wrote, “It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker, that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest.” Private interest, in the aggregate, is often a public …

50 incredible hotels you should sleep in during your lifetime

Everyone has their dream bucket list of travel destinations, but what about dream hotels?<p>Since summer is right around the corner and we're dreaming about vacations in far off places, we've come up with the ultimate bucket list of hotels to stay in around the world.<p>From private overwater bungalow …

Southern Ocean

THE RESULTS ARE IN: Here are the top 11 new power steaks in New York City

Power steaks, we should note, are powerful not only because they're huge, delicious cuts of meat but also because they're served in restaurants where powerful people gather.<p>On this list, you'll find cuts from recently opened restaurants and established steakhouses that have revamped their menus and …

Ribeye

Get ready for a busy week in the economy — Here's your complete preview

We're also going to get the first official estimate of GDP growth in Q1. This week also comes with the Q1 employment cost index (ECI) report, which economists will watch closely for signs of wage growth.<p>There's also a Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting, which is unlikely to come with …

Why CEOs are taking home more cash

Cash compensation for CEOs is on the rise thanks to stocks up near historic levels, The Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday. CEOs received 37.3% of …