Jonathon Murphy

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Playing the Beer Game Using Reinforcement Learning

The Classical Beer Game<p>The beer game is a widely used in-class game that is played in supply chain management classes to demonstrate a phenomenon …

Your Next Getaway: Spain's Secret Oasis That Even Locals Don't Know About

The barren, rocky highway twists and turns like a cobra that’s downed a fifth of tequila. This is Nowheresville, Spain, a desert land of sand and …

The Incredible U.S. National Park You've Never Heard Of

South Carolina’s only national park is the hidden gem nature lovers need to see.<p>South Carolina’s only national park, Congaree National Park, is …

Warren Buffett’s 7 Best Dividend Stocks for Retirement

Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B), is regarded as one of best practitioners of value investing. His investment philosophy is to …

Investors on trading app Robinhood can't get enough of these 15 stocks

REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson Robinhood is a popular investing app with more than 2 million users.<p>The app lets you trade stocks with zero broker fees, and it has recently been valued at $1.3 billion. Millennials in particular seem to love the app.<p>But which stocks are Robinhood users picking?<p>The team at …

If I Had To Build An Income Portfolio Today - Update 17

<b>Introduction</b><p>In October 2015, I wrote an article entitled "<b>If I Had to Build an Income Portfolio Today</b>" which was published by Seeking Alpha, October …

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7 Stocks to Buy on the Next Big Market Dip

It has been quiet out there. The CBOE Volatility Index — better known as the VIX — just hit its lowest levels since 2007. Moves of even 100 points on …

5 Stocks Yielding Up To 9.7% That Love Higher Interest Rates

We hear it every single time the Federal Reserve raises rates, or even merely hints at it!<p>“Higher interest rates will crush dividend stocks – especially high yielders.”<p>Sounds scary – but it’s simply not true. And we’ll highlight five picks paying up to 9.2% that will prove just that.<p>Many high-yield …

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5 Best Funds For Your 401(k) And IRAs

With exchange-traded funds (ETFs), it’s a race to the bottom — on expenses, that is. If you’re investing, that’s great news for you.<p>Over the last few years, mutual fund companies and discount brokers have been duking it out to see who can offer the lowest-cost ETF. An ETF is like a mutual fund that …

Investing