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Ten Ratios To Make You Money In Stocks

Evaluating stocks to buy and sell can be a tricky business, even with all of the data available at your fingertips. Out of the dozens of ratios and metrics that give clues to the financial health of a company, a few of them are extremely useful for their simplicity and effectiveness.<p>Here are ten …

Forget Terabit networks; new multicore fibers could signal the Petabit age

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Some interesting experiments in fiber optics could dramatically improve the data rates of our backbone internet networks. …

A grand taxonomy of Shakespearean insults [chart]

Looking to up the intelligence of the insults hurled ye olde English classroom?<p>You can’t get more high class than Shakespeare, even when the intent …

Successful Entrepreneur Rules | Entrepreneurship Success

Daring truth bombs about entrepreneurship. Brace yourself<p>Have you ever dreamt of owning your own business? Or being your own boss? Or starting your …

100 Wonderful Ways To Live To 100

Want to add more and better years to your life? Now is the time.<p>We're living longer than ever: The average American that was born in 2013 will be alive nearly four years longer than someone born 20 years ago. But until recently, it wasn't clear if the years we've added to our lives were <i>good-quality</i> …

10 Ways To Gain Real Super Powers That Will Change Your Life

You Can Gain Real Super Powers<p>No gamma radiation, spider bites or mutations necessary.<p>A few simple tips from the blog can have you performing heroic …

8 Cleaning Tricks for Keeping Your Kitchen Spotless

Tackle this much-used room's toughest spots with surprising everyday items (like salt and ketchup).<p>Tackle the tough spots on your countertops, floors, and pots with surprising everyday items (like salt and ketchup).

Cleaning

10 Beautiful Cutting Boards

Last year I invested in a beautiful cutting board from Ariele Alasko and it’s been some of the best money I’ve spent in ages. Not only does it get …

Lose Fat in 6 Weeks with this Workout Routine

Any successful fat loss program is going to take you out of your comfort zone, both in the gym and in the kitchen. Effective fat loss workouts are …

Free Radicals: Don't Follow your Passion, Cultivate it

<i>“Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.”</i><br>— Seneca<p>We've entered a new phase of self-invention.<p>Thanks in large part to technology and …

101 Things Every 20-Something Realizes In Their 20s

Your 20s are an age where you settle in and get comfortable with who you really are. It’s a decade of exploration, self-actualization, and …

Dilbert Creator Scott Adams Presents His 10 Favorite Strips

Dilbert, the well-known comic strip by cartoonist Scott Adams about the office everyman and his crew of incompetent colleagues, was the first syndicated comic that focused primarily on the workplace when it launched in 1989. Five years later, it had become so successful that Adams quit his …

How To Put Your Best Self Forward This Fall

The arrival of fall excites me for many reasons: sweater weather, pumpkin spice lattes, colorful trees lining the streets, and New York Fashion Week, …

Quentin Tarantino's Top 10 Movies of 2013 includes The Lone Ranger

I don’t know if you’re aware of this, but Quentin Tarantino, in addition to being a famous and acclaimed film director… well, he’s also a bit of an oddball. He recently unveiled his list of his 10 favorite films of 2013 so far, and it’s the kind of list that would make you wonder if he’s screwing …

Stop Being a Control Freak. Why You Need to Embrace the Chaos | Inc.com

October's a big month around here.<p>It was 25 years ago that I met my wife. She'd decided to dump my roommate--who she'd been dating--and wanted to drop off some of the loser's stuff when she knew he wouldn't be there. Luckily, I was. We'd never met until then. We almost never did.<p>Our first date was …

16 Inspirational Quotes From the Late, Great Steve Jobs - The Big Picture

On the second anniversary of his death, here are 16 inspirational quotes from the late, great Steve Jobs:<p><b>16 Inspirational Quotes From the Late, Great</b> …

Exploding Fuel Tankers Driving U.S. Army to Solar Power

The U.S. Army is spending billions of dollars shifting toward solar energy, recycled water and better-insulated tents. The effort isn’t about saving …

Holding 30 stocks for 78 years? It's a winner

Take the stocks of 30 corporate leaders. Hold them for 78 years. What do you get?<p>A winning fund, apparently.<p>ING Corporate Leaders Trust (ticker: LEXCX) was formed in 1935, when Franklin Roosevelt was president and the nation was still in the Great Depression. Management took the stocks of 30 …

Is Work Killing You? Improve Your Work Health: Interview with Tom Rath | The Fast Track

Tom Rath is a bestselling author of books such as “StrengthsFinder 2.0” with more than 5 million books sold.<p>But what many people don’t know about …

Robo

When it comes to active management and investment portfolios, putting too much faith in a trendy strategy or flashy computer algorithm can often lead …

Why Confidence Is So Important (and How to Improve Yours)

"Have confidence!" is one of the most essential pieces of advice you'll receive in life that makes no sense if you've never done it. You know what …

10 Apps to Install First on a New iPhone 5S | Inc.com

Before you hand an employee (or yourself) a new iPhone 5S or 5C, there are a few things to do first. One is to hope they don't lose it. Another is to prime it for maximum productivity.<p>It's a good idea to preload a few apps. Below are the apps I always install when I'm testing out a new model. …

Performance Update Of Real Money ETF Assets

How are investors as a whole doing in 2013? If you think the U.S. investment world owns a lot of large-cap U.S. stocks, you would be right. However, …

Newsletter Returns: Be Skeptical

One of my informal market indicators is flashing warning signs.<p>It's based on how many liberties newsletter advertisers take with the truth, which …

Financial Markets

GOLDMAN: Here Are The 20 Most Overpriced Stocks In The Market

But Kostin's team doesn't think every stock is a winner.<p>In his latest US Monthly Chartbook, Kostin provides a list of the 40 stocks with the most downside relative to Goldman analysts' price targets.<p>Companies in the IT, Industrials and Materials sectors seem most vulnerable to selling, and the most …

Clark Howard

Download Episode Clark Howard 4.27.18 Topics: Clark Stinks; The best airlines and hotels…Read more<p>Download Episode Clark Howard 4.26.18 Topics: …

5 Financial Beliefs I Thought Were Right But Turned Out to be Wrong | Finances

Last week my wife was surfing the Internet to find out the ideal temperature and cooking time to bake a potato. As she was digging for the …

4 Things You Must Be Doing to Build a Life Around Your Passion

If you’re like me, there’s probably something in your life that you’re deeply passionate about. You would love to build your life around this …