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Retail

The Simplest Way To Beat The Market (Part 2)

I am constantly surprised by the sheer amount of people telling me that the market cannot be beaten. "Markets are generally efficient," they tell me, …

Investing

Amazon Wants to Get to Teenagers Before the Banks Do

Amazon.com Inc. has millennial shoppers nailed down. And their parents. And most of their grandparents.<p>But one group of potential customers has …

These 15 Photos From Smithsonian Magazine's Photo Contest Will Take Your Breath Away, Guaranteed

<b>Smithsonian</b> magazine recently released the finalists of its 15th Annual Photo Contest, and each and every one is absolutely stunning. Among the 48,000 submissions from photographers across 155 countries and locations around the world, 60 stand-out images made it to the last round of selections. …

This Durable Countertop Material Is Taking On Quartz

We recently explored quartz, quartzite, marble, granite, concrete, and laminate countertops, but decided one counter material deserved its own deep …

Home Improvement

Breaking Down Tiger Woods' New Swing

Everybody has a take on Tiger Woods’ swing, and how it looks after his comeback from spinal fusion surgery. But there’s nobody in the game who has seen more of Woods' swings up close than Hank Haney—which gives his analysis formidable weight. Haney taught Tiger from 2004 and 2010, and the stretch …

Let Telegram Try to Build a Digital Nation

This upcoming ICO aims to bring cryptocurrencies to the masses.<p>Messenger apps have proven that they can double as powerful payment platforms -- just look at the trillions being spent using WeChat in China. But can it work for cryptocurrencies as well? Pavel and Nikolai Durov, the brothers who …

The founder of the world's biggest hedge fund has 3 principles to create a more successful life

Bridgewater Associates is the world's largest hedge fund. They manage over $150 billion.<p>In the past decade, a lot has been written about them. They have a very unorthodox method of operation. Almost to the point where many outsiders claim that they function like a cult.<p>They're known for their …

A look at the life of Steve Jobs' youngest daughter Eve, an accomplished equestrian and Stanford student who trains on a $15 million ranch

<b>• Eve Jobs is the youngest child of late Apple founder Steve Jobs.</b><p><b>• She is currently attending Stanford University.</b><p><b>• Jobs is an accomplished equestrian with years of national and international competition under her belt.</b><p>Eve Jobs, the youngest child of late Apple founder Steve Jobs, has accomplished …

A flight attendant says 'nobody cares' if you actually turn off your phone on a plane — and reveals the disgusting reason you should never drink coffee in the air

There's something intriguing about the life of airline crew members. Maybe it's the pristine uniform, the jet-setting lifestyle, or the secret codes and signs. But people in the industry often say the job is nowhere near as glamorous as it appears.<p>Confirming that is an unnamed flight attendant at a …

E.coli

Dog 'dies of a broken heart' after being dumped at airport by her owner

A dog who was abandoned by her owner at an airport has died of a "broken heart".<p>The dog, called "Nube Viajera'' or Wandering Cloud by the vets who treated her, spent a month wandering around the terminal at Palonegro airport near Bucaramanga, Colombia hoping to be reunited with her owner.<p>According …

Animal Rescue

This One Exercise Has Helped Me Build 2 Multimillion-Dollar Companies in Less Than 24 months

What got you to where you are today will not get you where you want to be.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A few years ago, I found myself nearly $1 million in debt. Today, I have two multimillion-dollar companies to my name. I've come a long way, but as I look back I …

The founder of the world's largest hedge fund just shared brutal analysis of the US economy

Brutal.<p>There's no other word for Ray Dalio's latest note on the US economy, and the situation it describes. The founder of Bridgewater, the world's largest hedge fund with about $160 billion in management, posted the note on LinkedIn on Monday, and sets about splitting the US economy in two: the …

Markets

A JPMorgan fund manager tells us what keeps him up at night — and pinpoints one trade that's overhyped

Geopolitics — from President Trump's proposed tax cuts to a potential war in North Korea and the end of quantitative easing— are at the forefront of many investors' minds.<p>To get a sense of how the ceaseless news cycle affects the investing psychology, Business Insider caught up with Dennis Ruhl, …

Investing

The world according to a $2 trillion investment chief

Mark Haefele is constantly in the air.<p>A former lecturer and acting dean at Harvard University, Haefele is the global chief investment officer at UBS Wealth Management, overseeing policy and strategy for $2 trillion in assets. He is also always traveling.<p>Business Insider caught up with Haefele this …

Taking Warren Buffett's Name in Vain

Hargreaves Lansdown Plc, which peddles investment funds to British retail investors, has turned to Twitter in recent months to market the alleged …

Warren Buffett shared his best investment advice, and said the 'elite' have wasted $100 billion ignoring it

Warren Buffett turns 87 on Wednesday.<p>In honor of his birthday, Business Insider is highlighting Buffett's best investment advice.<p>"Over the years, I've often been asked for investment advice, and in the process of answering I've learned a good deal about human behavior," Buffett said in his 2017 …

4.4 billion years ago almost everything on Earth was under water, with just a few barren islands

And researchers studying those grains say that 4.4 billion years ago, Earth was a barren, mountainless place, and almost everything was under water. Only a handful of islands poked above the surface.<p>Scientists at the Australian National University are behind this study, led by researcher Dr. Antony …

Rory McIlroy tests TaylorMade driver ahead of the Players Championship

When Rory McIlroy tees it up this coming week at the Players Championship it looks like he might be making a driver switch.<p>On Sunday, McIlroy posted a slow-motion video to his Instagram account in which he is clearly using a TaylorMade driver.<p>“Back on the range and ready for next week’s …

Housing's Echo Bubble Now Exceeds The 2006-07 Bubble Peak

<b>A funny thing often occurs after a mania-fueled asset bubble pops: an echo-bubble inflates a few years later</b>, as monetary authorities and all the …

How $5 trillion fund manager Vanguard is killing competitors

by Landon Thomas Jr<p>The Vanguard trading floor is the epicentre of one of the great financial revolutions of modern times, yet it is a surprisingly …

Opinion: Here’s what the smartest guys in the room expect from the U.S. stock market

Is the mutual fund going the way of the landline phone?<p>You certainly can forgive investors for flocking to exchange traded funds, or ETFs. A stunning …

The 17 best tech email newsletters you need to subscribe to

Once viewed as an anachronistic throwback to the pre-social web, email newsletters are in the middle of a glorious Renaissance.<p>At their best, they cut through the noise and provide incisive round-ups and analysis — wading through the muck of news so you don't have to.<p>Perhaps predictably, the tech …

Even best stock pickers can’t beat the smart beta bots

BlackRock shook the world of active management on Tuesday when it announced that it had fired five of its 53 stock pickers. BlackRock will also move $6-billion of the $201 billion invested in traditional active management to quant strategies.<p>The announcement may not sound earth-shattering, but it …

How Dividends Can Cost You Money

Given that the human lifespan has risen globally, first in wealthy nations like the United States and Japan, and now rising almost everywhere, people are worrying about how to finance the consumption they will need in retirement. As one solution, many people seek to fund their retirement by …

Investing

Swing Sequence: Dustin Johnson

What we can learn from Dustin Johnson's booming drives: Only a few tour pros have a shot that can make other tour pros stop what they're doing on the range and have a look. 2016 PGA Tour Player of the Year Dustin Johnson has one. Study his swing frame-by-frame.

Golf

A Dozen Lessons about Minimum Viable Products

• <b>“It’s only cheap to build 2-3 person companies with sweat equity. The minute you start paying engineers you will realize it is quite expensive.” Bill</b> …

Product Management

How billionaire hedge fund titan Steve Cohen walked away from the biggest insider trading scandal in history

In her new book "Black Edge: Inside Information, Dirty Money, and the Quest to Bring Down the Most Wanted Man on Wall Street," author Sheelah Kolhatkar chronicles the incredible story of the biggest insider trading scandal in history.<p>At the center of the scandal is Steve Cohen, the billionaire …

A Tax Overhaul Would Be Great in Theory. Here’s Why It’s So Hard in Practice.

House Republicans have an ambitious plan for overhauling the way American businesses are taxed.<p>A short list of the plan’s potential benefits looks awesome: It would give companies more incentive to keep jobs in the United States, less to overextend themselves on borrowed money and provide vast …

Economics

U.S. Border Tax: How It Could Disrupt Asia

By<p>Feb. 2, 2017 12:48 a.m. ET<p>A move by the U.S. to a border adjustment tax could cause a 3-4% decline in Asian exports and shave around 0.5% from the …

Credit Suisse