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Commentary: Connecting MARTA's proposed light rail to the current Atlanta Streetcar is a mistake

Commentary: Connecting MARTA’s proposed light rail to the current Atlanta Streetcar is a mistake<p>To define Atlanta’s transit future, learn from its …

Midtown’s highly anticipated EVIVA tower is officially off the table. For now

Developer Integral Group still controls and has confidence in the high-profile site, reps say<p>The striking Midtown proposal known as EVIVA Peachtree has ranked among Atlanta’s most anticipated high-rise concepts since Obama had three years left in office.<p>And now it’s officially not happening. At …

In Druid Hills, townhomes, condos harkening Art Moderne era take shape

Beginning at $795K, first townhomes with throwback style off Briarcliff Road pegged for summer debut<p>Druids Hills’s latest crop of multifamily dwellings has tapped the late Art Deco period for inspiration.<p>Around the corner from Emory University and the CDC, a pocket of townhomes and condos is taking …

Beltline-Silver Comet Trail connection could be showing signs of progress

Cobb County officials cited a 3.4-mile Silver Comet extension in a list of trail priorities<p>The coveted connector between the Atlanta Beltline and Silver Comet Trail is showing signs of promise, according to the <i>Cobb County Courier</i>.<p>Cobb County government has reportedly cited a 3.4-mile stretch of the …

What a million-dollar Midtown bungalow looks like these days

1920s offering near Piedmont Park is chockfull of classic Atlanta style—for a price<p>Remember the days when Atlanta homebuyers with budgets in the realm of $1 million basically had their pick of properties outside of Buckhead and maybe Ansley Park? Seems like eons ago.<p>That’s not to say a million big …

Cryptocurrency and a stock market boom pushes TradingView to $37 million in new funding

Fueled by last year’s greed-inducing visions of a cryptocurrency boom and a stock market largely untethered from classical economics, TradingView, a developer of social networking and data analysis tools for financial markets, has raised millions in new venture funding.<p>The New York-based company …

How to Survive Intense Stock Market Volatility This Summer

Silly time on Wall Street is fast-approaching.<p>With the biggest names on Wall Street about to head out to sail the summer waters on their mega-yachts, …

Small Stocks' 'Remarkable Rebound' Is Just Beginning

Small company stocks have just become a (the) stock market’s highly promising investment, offering potential for superior returns compared to the market’s biggies, including those popular growth leaders. The proof that a market shift has started is clear.<p><i>Disclosure: Author has just become fully</i> …

Ask yourself this simple but critical question before you buy into this stock market

Investors don’t appear to be as fearful of a rising-rate environment, as you might be led to believe by all the gloomy headlines lately. Regardless, …

Stock Markets

The market’s ‘fear gauge’ may be signaling caution for stocks

Dennis Davitt, partner and portfolio manager at Harvest Volatility Management, discusses a trend emerging between the market and its gauge of …

Rising Dollar Sparks Tumult in Emerging Markets

U.S. currency’s rally puts spotlight on weaknesses in a broad range of emerging-market assets<p>A resurgent dollar is exposing weaknesses in the developing world, pushing investors to unwind long-held bets on emerging-market stocks, bonds and currencies.<p>Ripples from the dollar’s comeback have spread. …

Stock Markets

Bank of Singapore's Cheo Sees Bumpy Ride Ahead for Markets

Bank of Singapore Investment Strategist James Cheo discusses trade tensions and volatile markets. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia." (Source: …

It's Time To Add Some 'Recession Proof' Dividend Stocks To Your Portfolio

<i>Source: hl.co.uk</i><p>“Recession Proof” Dividend Stocks<p>Yes, it’s time to talk about the “R” word. I don’t claim to know exactly when the next recession is …

Northeast Beltline Trail design underway; neighbors prep for change

Piedmont Heights is already seeing a serious transformation<p>Big changes are afoot for Piedmont Heights and surrounding communities, as the Atlanta Beltline gets closer to its neighborhood debut.<p>The Northeast Beltline Trail, an arc of the 22-mile loop to-be, will snake north from Piedmont Park, …

Serious Entrepreneurs Have 2 Goals: Passive Income and Multiple Revenue Streams

The biggest difference between a job and a business is that a business keeps making money for you when you're off the clock.<p>4 min read<p>The phrase “passive income” has been so overused that it may provoke somewhat negative feelings. You’ve probably seen Facebook ads portraying the “laptop” lifestyle …

Near Westside Reservoir, Bankhead Station, $400M mixed-use development proposed

Officials: The first phase of Quarry Yards will bring the largest investment the neighborhood has ever seen<p>Details have been revealed about a massive mixed-use development that could fundamentally change the neighborhood to the south of the planned Westside Reservoir Park.<p>Quarry Yards, as the …

The White Bull, Now Open, Invokes the Spirit of Hemingway

The White Bull opens this evening at 5 p.m. on Decatur Square. The restaurant, owned and operated by executive chef Pasquale “Pat” Pascarella and partner Gabriele Besozzi, draws inspiration from American novelist Ernest Hemingway who referred to the challenges of conquering the blank page while …

Curbed Comparison: For $750K (or less), these Edgewood, Kirkwood homes still linger on the market

Despite innovative designs, sophisticated details, these homes haven’t received an offer after more than 100 days<p>For this Curbed Comparison, we’re examining two listings that can’t seem to move from “for sale” to “sold” despite good locations and up-to-date interiors.<p>With one a complete renovation …

Georgia Legislature lays groundwork for regional transit

A bill has passed in each chamber that would allow for increased funding for transit across the region<p>The greater Atlanta area could soon have an overarching regional organization to coordinate and fund expansion of public transportation in the 13-county metro.<p>According to the <i>Atlanta</i> …

How to Build a Four-Point Trading Plan

Talking Points:<p>Failing to plan is planning to fail; every trader needs a trading plan.<br>• This article covers the what, how, when, and why that needs to …

Halliburton says sand delivery delays to reduce first-quarter EPS by 10 cents

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What Is a Stock Market Correction?

Here's how to define a stock market correction and what makes it different from a bear market or stock market crash.<p>A stock market correction is a …

Wall Street eyes gold as inflation stirs, futures near multi-year highs

One of the market's oldest inflation hedges appears to be in the early stages of a comeback: gold.<p>As a decade of extraordinary policy unwinds at the …

Inflation and Stocks Are Both Up, and That’s Stirring Some Worries

Two weeks ago, fears of higher-than-expected inflation and interest rates sent stocks into a historic and nerve-rattling plunge. This week, those fears were borne out: Consumer prices rose more than expected in January, and interest rates jumped.<p>The stock market rallied.<p>It’s long been a truism that …

Stock sell-off overdue, investors lick their wounds and hunt

(Reuters) - It had been a long time coming.<p>A trader reacts as he watches screens on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York, U.S., February 5, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid<p>The speed of Monday’s jaw-dropping sell-off on Wall Street had traders and investors bumped and bruised. But few …

Stock Markets

While Everyone Is Watching Bitcoin, I'm Watching This

The hysteria surrounding cryptocurrency is alive and well, but while speculators obsess about that space of the investment world, I have my eyes on something that is far more critical to those whose hard-earned wealth is more correlated to the fate of the stock and bond markets. Above is what I’d …

Stock Markets

3 Reasons Why Stock Markets Are Rallying Again

Don't call it a comeback.<p>After correcting hard earlier this month, the big market averages have been on the mend, rallying almost 7% off their lows a …

6 Reasons You Might Actually Be Afraid of Success

It's more reasonable than it sounds.<p>2 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Brian Tracy When offers an interesting question: Are you afraid of success?<p>The obvious answer, of course, is no. We all want to be successful in our …

Business Strategy

10 Ways to Turn Your Life Around for the Better

Step one is realizing you probably aren't the mess you've talked yourself into believing you are.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Life is challenging. There is no doubt about it. Sadly you must try to transition to adulthood, stay healthy and make enough money …

Happiness

Want a Side Hustle That'll Actually Make You Rich in 2018? Read This Book Now

Time to make that paper.<p>The podcast Don't Keep Your Day Job with Cathy Heller showcases creatives who make a living doing what they love. It tells the stories of people who have figured out how to pursue their life's purpose and get paid for it (it was also, incidentally, the #1 podcast in the "New …

Entrepreneurship