Drew Maddox

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7 facts about wealth inequality that will shock and infuriate you

Every year ahead of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Oxfam International releases a report on wealth around the world, and it’s …

How to Invest in America's Legal Weed Trend Through Marijuana Stocks

I might be the one kid in the neighborhood where I was raised that never smoked pot growing up. I smoked cigarettes as a sophomore in high school, …

A $3 billion marijuana merger could soon shake up the entire industry

Look out, Canopy Growth Corporation. Your reign as the pure-play marijuana stock with the highest market cap might not last for long.<p>On Tuesday, Aurora Cannabis announced that it had submitted a proposal to acquire all shares of another Canadian marijuana grower, CanniMed Therapeutics. Aurora is …

If You Do Any of These 3 Things in Your Pitch, Investors Will Know You're Full of Hot Air

Avoid the dreaded "balloon pitch."<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs who have watched Shark Tank know the importance of perfecting their pitch. The pitch deck is a short presentation that helps potential investors understand your company and why they should …

3 Unknown, but Amazing, Dividend Stocks

Looking for a few little-known income gems? Check out these three businesses.<p>While most income investors focus their time studying large-cap stocks, …

This is the scariest job interview question — and how to answer it

There’s nothing quite like the spine-tingling jolt of getting called in for a job interview after weeks of sending out your resume, crossing your …

Employment

3 Stocks That Could Be Life-Changers

Above-average risk can lead to above-average returns -- if you invest carefully.<p>Most investors dream of "life-changing" stocks -- investments that …

If I Could Buy Only 1 Stock, This Would Be It

This stock has it all -- growth, dividends, and value.<p>What are the top three things you like in a stock? For me, the answer is pretty easy: I like …

A man who sold his company for $700 million in all cash in his 20s reveals a disappointing truth all startup founders need to hear

In 2003, Expedia bought the travel website Hotwire for nearly $700 million, all cash.<p>And while at the time this was a huge deal, it was somewhat disappointing for Hotwire's founders.<p>On an episode of Business Insider's podcast, "Success! How I Did It," Spencer Rascoff, a Hotwire founder who's now …

3 Stocks Building the World of Tomorrow

The future belongs to iRobot, Alphabet, and Visa.<p>It's always fun to look back at predictions made decades ago about what the future holds. Such …

Here are the 5 biggest bubbles in markets today

We never used to get a giant speculative bubble every 7-8 years. But that has been the case since the new millennia.<p>In 2000, we had the dot-com bubble.<p>In 2007, we had the housing bubble.<p>In 2017, we have the everything bubble.<p>Why do we call it the everything bubble? Well, there is a bubble in a …

Stock Markets

Marijuana Stocks: Growing Like A Weed?!

Whether you are a proponent of legalizing marijuana or not there is no denying that the cannabis industry is real and here to stay. We'll attempt to …

Cannabis

2 Stocks Your Children Will Brag About Someday

Here's why these two businesses are wonderful buy-and-hold candidates.<p>While few and far between, some businesses are so strong that they can create …

The surprising ways to cash in on the electric-car boom

This year, Tesla’s stock price has surged 66%. And buying shares in Elon Musk’s company is far from the only way to cash in on the future of electric cars.<p>Investors are sending the prices of the raw materials used to make lithium-ion batteries rapidly higher on hopes that demand for electric cars …

Electric Vehicles