David Granic

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How to Make Magnolia Bakery's Famous Banana Pudding

While Magnolia Bakery is known for its <b>Sex and the City</b>-approved cupcakes, it's the bakery's creamy banana pudding that's really its showstopper. If you haven't tried it, trust us — this is going to easily become your new favorite dessert.<p>Magnolia Bakery's Banana Pudding<p>From <b>The Complete Magnolia</b> …

Dessert

How to win an argument, Jordan Peterson style

Getting sucked into an argument is one of the most intense feelings––it is as though you’re losing control of yourself and forced just to keep the …

Why This CEO Sees So Many Startups Get Tunnel Vision With Their Products

To communicate potential to investors, business founders should know when to refocus their mission.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video from Entrepreneur Network partner MaRS Discovery District, we learn how a sterling product can only take you so far.<p>There is …

Startups

Top Dividend Growth Stocks By Sector

Last Saturday, I published the September edition of my <i>10 Dividend Growth Stocks</i> series. The top-ranked stock this month is Comcast (CMCSA), one of …

Business

Benchmark Your Portfolio (Choose The Right Index With Confidence)

It is critical for investors to benchmark their portfolio for the simple reason that you can validate your strategy. Even if you are meeting your …

Investing

US government releases post-mortem report on Equifax hack

GAO report takes us inside Equifax from March 2017 onward, showing how a few slip-ups led to one of the biggest breaches in US history.<p>MUST READ<p>The …

Security

Rib-Eye Steaks Rubbed with Coffee and Cocoa

Preparation<p>In a small bowl, combine the espresso, chile powder, cocoa, garlic, cumin, sugar, fennel, allspice, 4 tsp. kosher salt, and 2 tsp. pepper. …

BBQ

Overthinking The Small Stuff? Five Ways To Make Better Decisions, Faster

How many decisions have you made over the last day, week… month? Drive or Uber? Suit or no suit? Black suit or blue? Times Roman or Arial? Marriott or Hilton? Italian or Thai? iPhone or Galaxy?<p>While today’s freedom of choice has obvious benefits, the constant pressure to make perfect choices can …

From a maths teacher to India's biggest option seller: The inspiring journey of PR Sundar

From a person who managed to lay hands on his first pair of slippers when he reached the 10th grade to be one of the largest individual option …

Change These Settings on Your New TV for a Better-Looking Picture

If you’re one of those people who buys a brand-new TV, spends hours straining your back trying to place it in your home entertainment center (or …

Nonna's Traditional Meatballs

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.<p>Combine the ground beef and ground pork in a large bowl. Set aside.<p>In a food processor, combine the milk, eggs, …

Using Google Trends To Predict Stocks

For those of you who have not heard of Google Trends, it is a tool produced by Alphabet/Google (GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) that allows users to see search …

Lessons From A Market Great: Nicholas Darvas

While most investors have likely heard of Paul Tudor Jones, George Soros and Richard Dennis, one of the pioneers of momentum trading was a lesser …

Bearish Spreads: Finding Good Candidates

As a trader, you know that markets don't always go up. So it's helpful to have tools at your disposal to address both up and down markets. Previously, we discussed how to find good candidates for bullish spreads. Now, I'd like to focus on potential ways to generate a profit in down markets with …

Simple, Exponential and Weighted Moving Averages

Moving averages are a technical indicator that shows how the price has moved, on average, over a certain period of time. Moving averages are used to …

Opinion: How to build a winning stock portfolio, and seven stocks to get you started

<i>(Corrects story originally published June 28 to say the fund holds about 200 stocks, not 100.)</i><p>One of the great things about the investment business …

If You're in Your 50s, Consider Buying These 2 Stocks

These two stocks are timely buys right now, but they're also ideal long-term holdings with a huge trend to drive them for many years.<p>If you're in …

Buying High and Selling Low

Why you consistently make bad trades, and how to be a better trader<p>A common feeling among retail traders is that they seem to always make the wrong …

Iron Condors: Wing It To Maximum Profit

An iron condor is an advanced option strategy that is favored by traders who desire consistent returns and do not want to spend an inordinate amount …

How to Pick Winning Stocks that Gain 138.8% – Joseph Piotroski F-Score Value Investing Model – Page 5

• <b>Momentum.</b> Analyze the past 3-12 month period. Pick the strongest stocks when looking at price performance. You can hold for the following 3-12 months …

Market Getting Extended? Here's How To Lock In Profits With Swing Trading

Things are going well with your swing trades and the money seems to be pouring in. What do you do? Some people get more aggressive. They want to take …

Volatility may hit Wall Street as Alphabet, Facebook leave tech sector group

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Volatility could well be in the cards for Wall Street again early this fall, but not for the same reason stocks got rattled in February.<p>This time the culprit would be the largest-ever shakeup of the stock market's broad business sectors, which will mean some of …

The Ivy Lee Method: A 100-year old, 15-minute routine for stress-free productivity

In the early 1900s, Charles M. Schwab, President of Bethlehem Steel Corporation — a steel and shipping company — wanted to increase the efficiency of …

Profit

The Top 1000: A better way to predict which stocks will outperform

One of the most surprising advances I’ve witnessed in my lifetime is our increasing ability to predict the future. The flawed human prognosticators we relied on back in the day have been replaced by analytics systems that can crunch reams of data and tell us—with shocking accuracy—what’s going to …

Investing

Here Are the 3 Best Free Stock Screeners

Stock screeners are critical for investors looking for top stocks. Here are some you don't have to pay for.<p>Stock screeners help investors find ideas …

Picking your market poison, a defensive stock that’s a hidden gem, and reasons to cheer this market

Morgan Stanley strategists built a bear market checklist of 10 market factors that most often accompany the end of a rally and the beginning of a bear market. Seven of these factors – contracting price earnings multiples, higher bond, equity and foreign exchange market volatility, narrowing …

Stock Markets

10 More Fairly-Valued Dividend Growth Stocks Offering Moderately High Yields: Part 2

<b>Introduction</b><p>This is the second of a five-part series presenting 50 dividend growth stocks that I have screened for current fair value. With this …

Investing

A balanced portfolio with just one fund? It can be done

ETF-loving investors who want balance in their portfolios typically cobble together various funds to achieve the right mix of asset classes, sectors and geographic exposures. That would have been relatively easy a decade ago, when the number of exchange-traded funds totalled less than 100 in Canada …

These AI-powered ETFs favour consumer stocks for dividend growth

Consumer stocks are the new dividend kings according to two new exchange-traded funds that use artificial intelligence to predict which U.S. and Canadian companies will boost their payouts the fastest.<p>Bristol Gate Capital Partners Inc., a Toronto-based firm with about $1.1-billion under management, …

8 habits of employees that get promoted

Getting a promotion takes more than just doing your job well. To move up the ladder to the next step of your career, you have to prove to decision …