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Poland's Path To Tackling Climate Change: 40% Fewer Emissions, $26 Billion Annual Savings by 2050

Poland has the sixth-highest GDP (PPP) in the European Union (EU) and is an increasingly important player in the world economy, with growing domestic and international reasons to tackle pollution. Poland has the fifth-highest greenhouse gas emissions in the EU, behind only Germany, the UK, France, …

Overlooked in Putin's Reelection: The Kremlin's Challenge Is From The Left

Vladimir Putin has destroyed his liberal-democratic opposition led by Alexei Navalny and the late Boris Nemtsov through repression. The March 2018 election reveals that danger to the Putin regime comes from a communist left reconstituted along European lines. This takeaway from March 18 has been …

Instagram Is A Powerhouse For Gen Z Influencer Marketing

Influencer marketing has grown from one of the hottest trends in social media to a proven marketing channel delivering real results for brands, especially with digitally savvy and socially connected Gen Z consumers. While traditional celebrities once had a monopoly on influence, “regular” people …

Public Relations

Why Russia, Assad, and Iran combined don't stand a chance against just 2,000 US troops in Syria

Since the US-led effort against the Islamic State has reclaimed almost all of the terrorist group's territory in Syria, 2,000 or so US forces remain in control of the country's rich oil fields.<p>And though Russia, Syria's government forces, and Iran's militias all oppose that remaining US presence, …

Middle East

Sports Betting Mutual Funds Begin to Show Real Results for Investors | Inc.com

In June 2015, Nevada created a new law that essentially allows for the creation of sports betting mutual funds in the state, permitting out-of-state residents to invest in same and get in on the action of wagering on sports. In roughly a year, a handful of entrepreneurs have made sincere efforts to …

Investing

2 Cybersecurity Stocks That Might Make You Rich

Steve Wozniak recently told <i>Lateline</i> that "cyber attacks and hacking" were "getting worse and worse year by year." He's right: the Identity Theft Resource Center claims that the number of personal records exposed in data breaches surged 97% to 169 million in 2015. That's why research firm Markets …

Investing

Megawide net jumps 66% to P1.47B

Construction and engineering firm Megawide Construction Corp. grew its net profit last year at the fastest pace since it went public in 2011 as the …

Airports

DavidsTea reports increase in net profit

DavidsTea (Nasdaq: DTEA) says net income almost doubled to $14.8 million in its fiscal 2015 fourth quarter from $7.9 million in the comparable …

Goldman Sachs Finally Admits it Defrauded Investors During the Financial Crisis

Investment banking giant Goldman Sachs (gs) has agreed to a list of “facts” in addition to paying $5.1 billion to settle a lawsuit related to its …

Why Electronic Arts Is Attracting More Investors

Fresh off a two-year stock rally and a win with its “Star Wars: Battlefront” title, Electronic Arts Inc is attracting sizeable buy-in from …

3 Biotech Stocks With Scary-High Debt-to-Capital Ratios

SOURCE: FLICKR USER GOTCREDIT.COM.<p>Biotech companies pour millions of dollars into research programs that may or may not pan out, and money to fund that research can come from issuing stock or taking on debt. Debt isn't always a bad thing, but too much debt can signal that a company may struggle to …

Biotechnology

Big oil and gas stock skyrockets 61% in 2 days

Fears of a catastrophic cash crunch at Chesapeake Energy are fading. Fast.<p>Chesapeake's (CHK) stock spiked 34% on Tuesday, the biggest one-day gain since the oil and natural gas company went public in 1993.<p>Investors and analysts are cheering Chesapeake's announcement that its banks have agreed not …

Oil & Gas Industry

Donald Trump Lost Millions on Casinos. Here's How They'll Make You Money... - Seven Figure Publishing

Donald Trump Lost Millions on Casinos. Here’s How They’ll Make You Money…<p>Are you a trader… or a <i>gambler?</i><p>Gamblers trade out of emotion. They follow hot …

Casinos

Investors Are Shorting These 4 Tech Stocks Like Crazy

The Fitbit Blaze. Source: Fitbit.<p>When short-sellers become skeptical of a given company's future prospects, they borrow its shares to sell them short, betting that the company's stock is likely to decline. Almost every stock currently trading is being shorted by someone somewhere, but some stocks …

Investing

Condor Hospitality Preferred 'A' Shares, My Strong Conviction Buy For 2015, Deliver A 142% Gain In 16 Months

<i>Excerpts from Recent Announcements by Condor Hospitality</i><p>On March 16th, 2016:<p>"Condor Hospitality Trust (NYSEMKT:CDOR) Raises $30 Million in Private …

Investing

How Drugs and Alcohol Fueled the 1986 Mets to a Championship

In his new book, former pitcher Ron Darling recounts how the Mets relied on a cocktail of amphetamines and beer between innings to get through a World Series-winning season<p>Thirty years after their dramatic World Series title, the 1986 New York Mets remain a study in how to make winning ugly look …

Baseball

Mehr Freiheit bei Glücksspielen

Neuer Vorschlag aus Hessen Mehr Freiheit bei Glücksspielen<p>Von<p>-Aktualisiert am 11.03.2016-17:44<p>Seit mehr als dreieinhalb Jahren ist der …

PC sales aren't doing so great – but good God, you're buying mountains of Nvidia graphics cards

If you thought the slump in PC sales was going to hit Nvidia like it whacked Intel and AMD, then, well, you were wrong. Nv just reported a record …

Call of Duty

Why did Google invest $1 billion in SpaceX?

Did you notice this big investment Google made last year? You may have missed it. After all, the U.S. space company hadn't yet earned itself a name for successfully landing a rocket on the ground just after the rocket delivered a payload in space. But the investment shouldn't be overlooked. Indeed, …

Investing

Ignore Facebook: Here's a Better Stock

Image Source: LinkedIn.<p><b>Facebook</b> is an amazing success story -- the social network founded by Mark Zuckerberg is producing impressive returns for …

Nutanix IPO Filing: Suspicious Timing, Significant Risks But No Bombshells

Politicians and PR pros know that the best time to release bad news is when no one is watching. That’s why late Friday afternoon is the bastion of bombshells. But if you really want to bury a story that’s destined to come out eventually, what better time than the final days before Christmas when …

Christmas Eve

GOLDMAN: Here are the 8 most overpriced stocks on the market

For some stocks, the firm sees a whole lot of downside.<p>In a new chartbook for the first quarter, Goldman Sachs' David Kostin and his team have compiled a list of stocks that are priced much too high compared to the firm's analysts' price targets.<p>The companies whose valuations are too rich include …

GOLDMAN: These 9 stocks are the best value on the market

David Kostin and his team at Goldman have assembled a list of stocks with the most upside in his new chartbook for the first quarter. These are stocks whose current prices are incredibly low compared to Goldman Sachs' analysts' price targets.<p>The list includes huge names like Apple and Ford, along …

12 Great Stocks for 2016

Top picks from top …

Nearly half of U.S. stocks are in a bear market

Many fear the stock market is nearing a new bear market.<p>In reality, many stocks are already living that nightmare.<p>There hasn't been a bear market in the U.S. since the Great Recession. And even after the atrocious start to 2016, Wall Street isn't close to a bear market. The major indexes have to …

Stock Markets

Bank of America Picks 10 Stocks Likely to Make Big Moves Over the Next 3 Months

<i>Editor's pick: Originally published Jan. 4.</i><p>It's a new year and that means time for some serious stock picking. Analysts at Bank of America Merrill …

4 Stocks Under $10 to Trade for Big Breakouts

As part of your daily routine as an active trader or investor, it's important to track the stocks in the market that are making the biggest …

Why Warren Buffett is Right About These Two Mid-Cap Stocks

<i>Editors' pick: Originally published Jan. 7.</i><p>There are times when investors need to look beyond income and consider dividend-free shares that promise …

No, stocks aren't cheap just yet

Even after a brutal few days for markets, stocks don't look to be cheap. But on the other hand, it's not as if the market is in a bubble.<p>A peek at …

Stock Markets

5 Toxic Stocks to Sell in January

<i>Editors' pick: Originally published Jan. 8.</i><p>This week hasn't done investors any favors. Just four trading sessions into 2016, and the big <b>S&P 500</b> index …

Investing